MAKE WAY FOR EARTH DAY AT THE MICHIGAN SCIENCE CENTER
Celebrate Earth Day with free general admission when you wear STEM or green colored attire
What: Commemorate Earth Day at the Michigan Science Center (MiSci) during their “Make Way for Earth Day” celebration! The event features a special Science Parade throughout MiSci as well as other interactive Earth Day activities and programs that introduce children of all ages to the fields of Earth science, and allow them to get hands-on with Earth science concepts.
Thanks to support from Axalta Coating Systems, a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coating, guests who dress as their favorite STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) professional or wear green will receive free general admission. “At Axalta, we support STEM efforts worldwide because we believe our future needs bright and dynamic students to solve the challenges of the 21st century and beyond,” said Axalta’s David Fischer, Vice President for Market Strategy and Growth. “We are proud to lend our support to the Michigan Science Center.”
When: Saturday, April 22, 2017, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Science Parade begins at noon.
Where: The Michigan Science Center
5020 John R St
Detroit, MI 48202
About the Michigan Science Center
The Michigan Science Center is a hands-on museum that inspires curious minds of all ages to discover, explore and appreciate science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) in a creative, dynamic learning environment. The Science Center features five theaters, including Michigan’s largest screen at the Chrysler IMAX® Dome Theatre; the Dassault Systèmes Planetarium; the Toyota Engineering 4D Theater; the DTE Energy Sparks Theater; the Chrysler Science Stage; a 9,800 square-foot Traveling Science Hall for special exhibits; hands-on exhibit galleries focusing on space, life and physical science; Kids Town just for pint-size scientists; along with, education and outreach programs. The Michigan Science Center is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and does not receive support from the city of Detroit or the state of Michigan. For more information, please call 313.577.8400 or visit the website, www.Mi-Sci.org
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