Conferences and Special Events

Upcoming Conferences

New Legislative Changes for Expanded Functions for RDH's

Friday, March 22
Hastings Campus

Register/Pay Online

RDH Continuing Education Information

ABC's of Child Care Conference

Saturday, March 30
Phelps County Ag Center
Holdrege, Ne

Register/Pay Online

ABC's of Child Care Information

Chicago by Train

March 29-31, 2019
Leaving from Hastings Amtrak

Chicago by Train Information

Republican Valley EMS Conference

Saturday, March 30, 2019 
Arapahoe High School 

Register/Pay Online

Republican Valley EMS Conference Information

Willa Cather's Window to the World Book Classes and Bus Tour

Book Classes: April 4 - April 25
Bus Tour: Saturday, May 4

Register/Pay Online

Willa Cather Bus Tour Information


Friday, May 10
Hastings, Kearney or Ord

Register/Pay Online

Leadercast Information

Mechatronics Workshops

For High School Administrators and Counselors
June 11 (Kearney)
June 13 (Columbus)

For High School Teachers
June 18 - 20 (Columbus)


Mechatronics with Instrumentation & Controls workshop information

Event Planning

Are you planning a conference, convention, seminar or meeting? Whether it's your first time planning an event or you want us to fully manage it, let our experienced staff help walk you through the process. From choosing the best meeting space on or off campus to creating custom menus that meet the needs of your participants, we can help you every step of the way.

Our services Include:

  • Assistance in Planning Your Agenda: We can help you identify and recruit speakers. 
  • Conference Meeting Rooms/Auditoriums: We can accommodate large and small groups.
  • Computer Labs: Hands-on learning on PCs or laptops is available for up to 24 participants. 
  • Publicity: We can develop promotional materials and advertise your event through the mail, press and online.
  • Register Participants: We can register people by mail, phone, fax and online; maintain a participant spreadsheet; and collect the registration fees for you. 
  • Manage On-site Logistics: This includes participant check-in and help keep everything running smoothly.
  • Onsite Catering Services: This includes breaks, refreshments and hot and cold meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
  • Audio/Visual Services: We can provide a sound system, microphones, flipcharts, DVD/VCR, projection units, smart classrooms and other essentials.
  • Technical Support: Technicians are available for your technical needs.

Extended Learning Services is excited to work with you on your next event. Call an ELS office today.