The Nebraska Statewide Arboretum (NSA, invites guests to Plants and Pints – an evening of conversation and connection on Tuesday, October 24, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Glacial Till Cider House and Tasting Room (1419 Silver St.) in Ashland.

The event will include complimentary hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar and will feature a brief update from NSA Executive Director Hanna Pinneo on NSA activities and highlights from the year.

Tickets for Plants and Pints are $25 for NSA members and $30 for non-members. Proceeds will support NSA’s tree planting, garden making and environmental education throughout Nebraska. Register at (21 and older only).

The Nebraska Statewide Arboretum is a 501(c)3 nonprofit founded in 1978 that plants Nebraska for healthy people, vibrant communities and a resilient environment. They do this through tree planting, garden making, education and community building. They value their partnerships with more than 100 affiliate sites throughout the state, more than 1,000 members and with the Nebraska Forest Service and the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska. Over the last 30 years, they’ve distributed more than $10 million in grant funds to communities across the state to help make Nebraska a place where everyone wants to live, work and play. To learn more, visit or contact the Arboretum staff at (402) 472-2971 /