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Families can learn about the top artifacts at each museum – Michigan Science Center & Grand Rapids Public Museum – while the presidents of both "battle" for best artifact in five categories. The Yorkshire Museum, located in England, launched a weekly #CuratorBattle competition on Twitter to challenge other museums to...
This event makes the perfect complement to the Dream Cruise with a chance to experience all the best hot rods, muscle cars, customs and cruisers on the planet — past, present and future. Families can see many of those iconic machines only found in books and movies. Hand sanitizing stations...
Dress up in your Derby finest (big hats encouraged) to enjoy the Kentucky Derby from home while participating in online auctions with a Derby festival that will raise money for Ele's Place in Ann Arbor. Preregister for the event and get recommendations for food, drinks and pre-Derby events (including...
Join various Detroit nature coalitions to help clean up the Detroit River. Site locations include Belle Isle, the Detroit Outdoor Adventure Center, Ecorse Creek, Detroit Riverfront Conservancy Dequindre Cut, Rotary Park in Trenton, and Fort Street Bridge Park in Detroit. Registration is required at each location as are face...
Kids ages 8 and older can make a keepsake for mom that she is sure to be impressed by. Spend time in the native plant garden for inspiration and learn a few basic stitches. Embroidery hoop, threads, and a plain bandana will be included (guests should also feel free...
Treat mom to a good-old fashioned picnic by Beyond the Seed 4H. Enjoy a sit-down family picnic equipped with a checkered tablecloth and a picnic basket filled with tasty finger foods, while surrounded by beautiful spring blooms. Enjoy a lovely garden setting while mom chooses a plant to take...
Join trail guides at the Kensington Metropark Nature Center for an hour-long guided walk to see what resident animals and plants are up to in the spring. Wildflowers and birds will be in their spring glory. Look for bird’s nests in the trees and on the ground, and identify...
Treat Mom to a relaxing hike through the woods to discover some of the beautiful spring wildflowers that can be found along the nature trails. Learn some fun facts about these unique treasures and hear some of the myths and legends surrounding a few of these plants, that color...
Families can witness the splendor that mother nature erupts upon the Dinosaur Hill forest floor this time of year! Join trail guides for a quick hike through Dinosaur Hill’s trails and stop to talk about some of the often overlooked plants, hiding in plain sight awaiting insects to visit...
Community members and groups from Walled Lake, Novi and all surrounding areas are invited to make a blanket for kids facing extended stays in the hospital. The goal is to make 500 blankets. On April 17, families can pick up blanket kits at a drive-thru event at Suburban Collection...
Beyond Van Gogh is a fully immersive experience custom-designed for TCF Center, offering a look into the mind of the world's most iconic impressionist artist, Vincent Van Gogh. The fully immersive exhibition allows visitors to transport into Van Gogh's most famous masterpieces such as Starry Night, Sunflowers and The Bedroom of...
Families can test their knowledge of Novi in a six-puzzle hunt around the city. The hunt will take approximately 90 minutes to 2 hours to complete, and teams can't exceed five people. Families should be sure to pack a notepad, smart phone plus pen, pencil and highlighter. Cash prizes...