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Families can come out to the Belle Isle Nature Center to celebrate Statewide Astronomy Night stargazing, crafts, activities and more. The event is in partnership with Wayne State University Planetarium, Michigan Science Center and Outdoor Adventure Center. Dress for the weather. Event cost: Free; Recreation passport is required for entry Event...
All ages can come outside of Mount Clemens Public Library to see the solar eclipse. An information sheet and glasses will be available, while supplies last. Event cost: Free Event time: 1-5 p.m. April 8, 2024
Join Cranbrook Institute of Science for a viewing party for the partial solar eclipse. It will feature state-of-the-art telescope, astronomy-themed activities and more. Eclipse-viewing glasses will be available for purchase for $5 at our Science Shop.  Event cost: Free w/museum admission Event time: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. April 8, 2024
Families can come out to Cullen Plaza, receive a free pair of viewing glasses and watch the eclipse come into view and reach 99% totality. Huron-Clinton Metroparks will be there with a large telescope to view it on and the Outdoor Adventure Center will offer a planet walk after...
Celebrate the solar eclipse with hands-on activity tables at the Leslie Science & Nature Center. Also, explore the night sky in the StarLab and meet nocturnal wildlife up close. Eclipse viewing glasses are included. Registration required. Event cost: $5/person, free/under 2 Event time: 1:30-4:30 p.m. April 8, 2024
Families can celebrate the solar eclipse with hands-on activity tables at the Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum. Event cost: Free w/museum admission Event time: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. April 7, 2024
Join The Institute to welcome Brother Guy  J. Consolmagno, S.J., Detroit native and Chief Astronomer and Director at the Vatican’s Observatory. Geared towards ages 14 and up. The museum will open to the public at 3 p.m.  Event cost: Brunch and Lecture: $100/adult member, $50/child member ages 2-12, free/under 2;...
Join the Warren Civic Center Library to safely view the solar eclipse using ISO-certified-safe solar eclipse glasses that will be provided. Registration required. Event cost: Free Event time: 2-4 p.m. April 8, 2024
All ages can come out to Warren Arthur Miller Library to receive a pair of viewing glasses (while supplies last) and create a craft. Registration required. Event cost: Free Event time: 1-4 p.m. April 8, 2024
Join the library to receive a free pair of glasses to view the upcoming eclipse and create an eclipse craft. Registration required. Event cost: Free Event time: 6-7 p.m. April 3, 2024
Families can come by the Troy Public Library to learn about the upcoming solar eclipse on April 8, do a craft and receive eclipse viewing glasses. For all ages. Event cost: Free Event time: 4:30-5:30 p.m. April 3, 2024
Ages 5 and up can join the Royal Oak Public Library to hear from Jacob Callebs from Wayne State University Planetarium will be giving a talk about eclipses. He'll talk about why they happen, how to safely view them and what scientific experiments can be done using eclipses. Event cost:...