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Children's Program: Play with Your Food
Thursday, March 12, 2015
1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Museum of Cultural and Natural History
Rowe Hall​ (view map​)

Using kitchen ingredients, learn about properties of matter. This program is designed for K-6 students and will take place at CMU's Museum of Cultural and Natural History. Price is $2 with scholarships available. Free parking in Lot 14. Limited space is available. Prepaid reservations are required. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For reservations, contact the museum at cmuseum@cmich.edu or (989) 774-3829.


Children's Program: Things That Fly
Monday, March 30, 2015
 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Museum of Cultural and Natural History
Rowe Hall​ (view map​)

What keeps an object in the air? Why do some things fly and others not? Learn about the forces involved in flight and then use this knowledge to make and​ test things that fly. This program is designed for K-6 students and will take place at CMU's Museum of Cultural and Natural History. Price is $2 with scholarships available. Free parking in Lot 14. Limited space is available. Prepaid reservations are required. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For reservations, contact the museum at cmuseum@cmich.edu or (989) 774-3829.


Children's Program: Dinosaurs! 
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Museum of Cultural and Natural History
Rowe Hall​ (view map​)​

Play a game to learn how dinosaur species fought to survive and experience a dinosaur dig site. This program is designed for K-6 students and will take place at CMU's Museum of Cultural and Natural History. Price is $2 with scholarships available. Free parking in Lot 14. Limited space is available. Prepaid reservations are required. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For reservations, contact the museum at cmuseum@cmich.edu or (989) 774-3829. 


Children's Program: April Fools 
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Museum of Cultural and Natural History
Rowe Hall​ (view map​)​​

Join us for an hour of pranks and tricks. This program is designed for K-6 students and will take place at CMU's Museum of Cultural and Natural History. Price is $2 with scholarships available. Free parking in Lot 14. Limited space is available. Prepaid reservations are required. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For reservations, contact the museum at cmuseum@cmich.edu or (989) 774-3829. 


Children's Program: Let's Rock
Thursday, April 2, 2015
 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Museum of Cultural and Natural History
Rowe Hall​ (view map​)​​​

Participate in hands-on activities that will teach you about different types of rocks, the rock cycle, and how to identify rocks in your own backyard. This program is designed for K-6 students and will take place at CMU's Museum of Cultural and Natural History. Price is $2 with scholarships available. Free parking in Lot 14. Limited space is available. Prepaid reservations are required. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For reservations, contact the museum at cmuseu​m@cmich.edu or (989) 774-3829. 


Children's Program: Great Lakes Adventure
Friday, April 3, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Museum of Cultural and Natural History
Rowe Hall​ (view map​)​​​

Come and see the new exhibit and children’s gallery. This program is designed for K-6 students and will take place at CMU's Museum of Cultural and Natural History. Price is $2 with scholarships available. Free parking in Lot 14. Limited space is available. Prepaid reservations are required. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For reservations, contact the museum at cmuseum@cmich.edu or (989) 774-3829.