NRDs Annual Conference

NRDs Annual Conference

09/23/2018 to 09/25/2018

Nebraska’s Natural Resources Districts Annual Conference, Younes Conference Center, 416 Talmadge Rd., Kearney – September 23-25, 2018.

The conference offers a variety of speakers and topics.  Download the TENTATIVE Agenda. 

Conference Highlights include:

  • September 23rd 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.  Register seperately by dowloading the Golf Form.  
    • NRD Conference Shootout - download registration and mail to Middle Niobrara NRD.  
    • NARD President’s Reception - EVERYONE WELCOME! 
  • An agenda that is full of informative news on current issues, and educational training workshops. 
  • 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 24th.  
  • 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 10th.  A $25 processing fee will be charged for cancellations received between September 11-17, with no refunds for cancellations received on or after September 18, 2018. 
  • Register now and mail payment, or take advantage of the option to pay on-line.  You may also download the registration form and send payment to NARD, 601 So. 12th St., Suite 201, Lincoln, NE  68508 prior to August 24th.  

Hotel Accommodations:

A block of sleeping rooms have been reserved at the following hotels at a rate of $99.95:

Comfort Inn: 308-236-3400, La Quinta Inn: 308-237-4400, Fairfield Inn: 308-236-4200

Make your reservations prior to August 26th.      

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


Registration Fee Includes – Monday and Tuesday meeting sessions, Monday Awards Luncheon and Banquet, Tuesday Luncheon, Reception and Breaks.