Tag Archives: Mt. Pleasant

Online: Henna Culture with Museum of Cultural and Natural History

Many people associate Henna tattoos with beach vacations, but we are going to dive deeper into the culture and history of Henna! Interact with us as we create our own Henna drawings! What you will need: *pencil *marker *paper *scissors EVENT LINK Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at 10 AM – 10:30 AM

Online: Music of Nature with Museum of Cultural and Natural History

Every year we do our Tour Tuesday series at the museum, and even though we are unable to host them in person, we would like to invite you all to experience the “Music of Nature” with us via Facebook live! Explore animal communication and calls! We will take a look into how animals communicate with […]

Online: Earth-Inside and Out with Museum of Cultural and Natural History

Every year we do our Tour Tuesday series at the museum, and even though we are unable to host them in person, we would like to invite you all to join us during a Facebook Live to learn about our planet, inside and out! Explore the history and structure of Earth, then discover the processes […]

FREE – July Kids and Culture @ Veterans Memorial Library, Mt. Pleasant

Free, family-friendly programming on the 2nd Saturday of each month. The programming is focused on bringing cultural opportunities to kids. Each event features hands on activities, free admission, and the opportunity to learn more about featured art, music, dance, and so much more! Saturday, July 11, 2020 at 10 AM – 12 PM EVENT LINK

FREE – Night Hike @ Sylvan Solace Preserve, Mt. Pleasant

Who’s up for a night hike? Join us on Friday July 10th at 9:00PM for a guided nighttime hike at the Sylvan Solace Preserve. It’s be a dark night for a hike as the moon won’t rise until after midnight, but with a little luck the woods will be lit up with fireflies! Bring a […]

Online: Rocks and Minerals with Museum of Cultural and Natural History

Join us Thursday, July 9th at 10:00am as we learn about rocks and minerals, look at geology specimens, and grow some salt crystals at home! Here’s what you’ll need: – 1/2 cup water – 1/2 cup salt (table salt, Epsom salt, or alum salt) – One small pan – String – Pencil, Popsicle stick or […]

Online: Pictographic Writing with Museum of Cultural and Natural History

Every year we do our Tour Tuesday series at the museum, and even though we are unable to host them in person, we would like to invite you all to join us for our virtual Tour Tuesday on Facebook Live to learn about cuneiform, the earliest form of writing. Let’s explore how writing systems have […]

FREE – Drive Thru Summer Reading Party @ Veterans Memorial Library, Mt. Pleasant

Join us for a special drive thru edition of our annual summer reading party! Pull up to the loading dock and receive one small cheese pizza per family(for the first 200 families, while supplies last) courtesy of Domino’s Pizza, and a special Summer Reading Club goodie bag with an age appropriate book, one per child, […]

Online – Fossilization Live with Museum of Cultural and Natural History

Join us this Thursday, July 2nd at 10:00am to explore fossilization! We will explore the different types of fossils, how they are formed, and where we can find fossils today. Then, follow along with us to create your own replica of a mold and cast fossil. Supplies needed (choose which fossil you would like to […]

Mt. Pleasant: FREE – INSECT EXPLORATION *RSVP @ Sylvan Solace Preserve

Reserve your spot to explore the fields and woods of Sylvan Solace Preserve in search of insects! We’ll look under logs, underground and on leaves and flowers for bugs, slugs and other creatures. We will bring bug boxes, nets, spoons and field guides to aid our investigation. Meet CNC’s Victoria Zablocki and Michelle Fournier at Chippewa […]