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Free Family Night

Wednesday, May 3 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Whole Museum
For ages: All ages
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On the first open Wednesday night of each month, MCM invites our entire community to enjoy the museum for free. Free Family Night is a great time for first time visitors to enjoy the museum, and is a popular time for older children to return to visit their favorite exhibits.

Tonight, we explore ice!

Ice Painting

5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Art Studio
Drop in and paint with frozen watercolor blocks to explore the properties of ice and color.

Ice Harvesting

5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Log Cabin
Learn about the tools and techniques early European settlers used to harvest ice from the lakes to preserve food throughout the year.

Darkness and Light: Thirteen Fabulous Months at the South Pole

6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in Celebrations
Christian Krueger and Mack van Rossem will share pictures and stories about their time at the IceCube Neutrino Observatory. Read more….

Free Family Night is an Access for Everyone program. The developmental benefits of play are critical to every child’s growth and the museum’s access programs ensure that all children and families are equipped with critical resources to succeed.

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