Calendar Of Events

THE INCREDIBLE JOURNEY BODY EXHIBIT IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE FOR A FABULOUS “FACE LIFT!” THE REST OF THE EXHIBITS ARE OPEN FOR YOUR ENJOYMENT.
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THANK YOU MCACA FOR YOUR SUPPORT!!!

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14th ANNUAL CULINARY JOURNEY

Sunday, January 25th     6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Offering you the world on a plate!

An adult fundraising event at the Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum.

The event will feature culinary delicacies from our region’s most talented chefs along with an ample selection of wines and live music.

Tickets are $70 per person or $130 for two. Available at the Museum front desk or by calling 226-3911.
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SECOND THURSDAY CREATIVITY SERIES: Valentine’s Party!

Thursday, February 12th 2015:

5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Fun for children of all ages and adults!

Join us for a variety of fun, hands-on activities and crafts. As always, there will be creative snacks, unexpected music and much more!

Free with admission or membership.

Thursday is also Dominos Pizza Night at the Museum, so order your pizza before 5:30 by calling 226-3911 and it will be delivered during the event. The cost is $6 per pizza (includes tip).

The Second Thursday events are sponsored by the Max & Phyllis Reynolds Foundation, Kohls and Culvers.

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U.P. 200 Family “Warm Up” Party

Friday, February 13

5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Come in to get ready for the big start of the U.P. 200 Sled Dog Championships!

There will be a slice of pizza and a cookie for $1.00, plus hot chocolate and plenty of sled dog-themed activities.

Free with admission or membership.

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Look and see, look and see!!! The Museum has new energy efficient doors thanks to the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs and the Cliffs Eagle Mine Marquette County Community Fund! The first of some pretty dynamic and significant facade changes!!! YAY!!!!! Stay tuned for more!!!  

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DONORS HELP ‘GUT’ MUSEUM EXHIBIT!!!!

SOMETHING SPECTACULAR IS COMING!!!!

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We recently invited some generous donors to take some of the first hammer swings in connection with the “gutting” of the Incredible Journey Body Exhibit. We are starting a major “facelift” of the exhibit. In the photo from left to right are Molly Britz, museum floor facilitator; Erica Griffin, representing the Bariatrics and Metabolic Institute; Carolyn, a Museum guardian volunteer; Boli Soderberg, representing dermatologist Dr. Milton Soderberg; Nheena Weyer Ittner, Museum director; Jim LaJoie of the Superior Health Foundation; Gail Anthony of the Marquette County Community Foundation; Marquette Lions Club member Elmer Moisio; and Gary Gustufson of the Upper Peninsula Health Plan.

 

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 JANUARY  CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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