NRDs Annual Conference - Kearney, NE

NRDs Annual Conference - Kearney, NE

09/22/2019 to 09/24/2019

Nebraska’s Natural Resources Districts Annual Conference, Younes Conference Center, 416 Talmadge Rd., Kearney – September 22-24, 2019.

The conference offers a variety of speakers and topics.  Click here to download a TENTATIVE AGENDA, which will be updated periodically.  

Conference Highlights include:

  • September 22nd includes:
    Annual Ron Bishop Memorial NARD Foundation Golf Tournament and Awards Dinner at an Ireland Links inspired course. Awarii Dunes winds through, over, and around the dunes located just south of Kearney, on Hwy 44.  Click here to download the Golf registration form.
    NRD Conference Shootout.  Click here to download the Shootout registration form. 
    NARD President’s Reception, at Younes Conference Center. 
  • An agenda that is full of informative news on current issues, and educational training workshops, proven to be beneficial to everyone attending. 
  • Exhibit Hall – Don’t miss this opportunity to network with the vendors, and learn about their top of the line services available to you. 
  • Join us in congratulating the numerous award winners from across the state.
  • Silent auction, live auction and raffle, with proceeds benefitting the NARD Foundation.

As in the past, your NRD or agency is encouraged to submit a single registration form for all attendees.  Attendees may choose the Full Registration, Monday Only, Special Monday Meeting registration, or Tuesday Only.  If needed, attendees may purchase extra luncheon and banquet tickets for a guest or award winner.

Registration Information:

  • Registration deadline is Friday, August 30th.  
  • Late registrations and “walk-ins” will be an additional 10% of the listed registration fee.
  • Cancellation Policies – Refunds must be in writing and will be accepted until 5 pm Monday, September 9th.  A $25 processing fee will be charged for cancellations received between September 10-16, with no refunds for cancellations received on or after September 17, 2019.
  • Register on-line here, or download registration and mail payment to NARD, 601 So. 12th St., Suite 201, Lincoln, NE  68508 prior to August 30th.  

Hotel Accommodations: Due to the flooding event on property, reservations are not being accepted at this time.  NARD will inform you when reservations are open, and you’ll need to call at that time.  All reservations made before the flooding, have been canceled and will need to be made again. 

A block of sleeping rooms have been reserved at the following hotels at a rate of $104.95:
Comfort Inn: 308-236-3400, and Fairfield Inn: 308-236-4200. 
Hampton Inn: 308-234-3400, at a rate of $114.95.

If you have any questions, please call the NARD office at 402-471-7670 or toll free 1-877-777-6273.