The Nebraska History Museum invites Lincoln families to join us for a day of bringing history to life on select days when Lincoln Public Schools are out of session!
Our School's Out! event series brings history alive in kid-friendly ways. Each event will feature scavenger hunts, opportunities to explore art or music, hands-on activities, and read aloud stations.
Dates and Topics:
- October 18 - Votes for Women!
- November 27 - Major the Dog: True World War II Stories
- December 27 - Archeology: Can You Dig It?
- January 3 - National Fruitcake Toss Day (and other odd Nebraska celebrations)
- March 13 - 4-H: Head, Heart, Hands, Health & History
- April 10 - All That Jazz Appreciation Month
School's Out! National Fruitcake Toss Day and other odd Nebraska celebrations
The Nebraska History Museum invites Lincoln families to join us for a day of bringing history to life while Lincoln Public Schools has a day out of session!
Join us on January 3rd as we explore some of the fun and odd celebrations happening across Nebraska! Nebraskans love a reason to celebrate and we're no different!
- Make and toss a fruitcake
- Go on a scavenger hunt to find fun objects that connect to community events
- Make and take a craft
- Hear holiday stories.