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Homeschool Explorers! Grades K - 2

Join us for a monthly play and learn date at the Midland Center for the Arts! Homeschool Explorers are geared for specific age groups and are held the second Wednesday of the month. Each month we will explore with stories, science and art themed activities!

Tech Artist

NOV 11, 2020 / 9:30 AM
VIRTUAL


Explore the basics of coding as you learn about computer language. Then, put your skills to the test as you create a simple video game program.

Making Waves

DEC 9, 2020 / 9:30 AM
VIRTUAL

Learn how light waves impact the way we see the world around us and how differences in sound waves transform what we hear. Use what you have learned to create a unique instrument!

Theatre Basics

JAN 13, 2021 / 9:30 AM
VIRTUAL

Discover the four elements of theatre, learn about common myths, explore different roles in theatre and more through hands-on activities, a backstage tour and more!

Fascinating Fossils

FEB 10, 2021 / 9:30 AM

Learn about the ways that Michigan has changed over time as we learn about rock layers and create our own fossils to take home.

Space Explorer

MAR 10, 2021 / 9:30 AM

Journey into space as you learn about our Sun and Moon and the forces that keep our solar system in place! Discover the phases of the moon using cookies and explore how craters form.

Cool Chemistry

APR 14, 2021 / 9:30 AM

What is matter? What are the states of matter? Explore these concepts and more as you take part in cool chemistry experiments.

Painting FUNdamentals

MAY 12, 2021 / 9:30 AM

Discover painted masterpieces as you learn about elements of art and principles of design. Then, paint your own masterpiece using traditional tempera paint!

Homeschool Explorers! Grades 3 - 5

Join us for a monthly play and learn date at the Midland Center for the Arts! Homeschool Explorers are geared for specific age groups and are held the second Wednesday of the month. Each month we will explore with stories, science and art themed activities!

Tech Artist

NOV 11, 2020 / 10:30 AM
VIRTUAL


Explore the basics of coding as you learn about computer language. Then, put your skills to the test as you create a simple video game program.

Making Waves

DEC 9, 2020 / 10:30 AM
VIRTUAL

Learn how light waves impact the way we see the world around us and how differences in sound waves transform what we hear. Use what you have learned to create a unique instrument!

Theatre Basics

JAN 13, 2021 / 10:30 AM
VIRTUAL

Discover the four elements of theatre, learn about common myths, explore different roles in theatre and more through hands-on activities, a backstage tour and more!

Fascinating Fossils

FEB 10, 2021 / 10:30 AM

Learn about the ways that Michigan has changed over time as we learn about rock layers and create our own fossils to take home.

Space Explorer

MAR 10, 2021 / 10:30 AM

Journey into space as you learn about our Sun and Moon and the forces that keep our solar system in place! Discover the phases of the moon using cookies and explore how craters form.

Cool Chemistry

APR 14, 2021 / 10:30 AM

What is matter? What are the states of matter? Explore these concepts and more as you take part in cool chemistry experiments.

Painting FUNdamentals

MAY 12, 2021 / 10:30 AM

Discover painted masterpieces as you learn about elements of art and principles of design. Then, paint your own masterpiece using traditional tempera paint!

More to Know

Camps

Camps

From the visual to performing arts, history, science and more. Discover a passion for kids PreK-8 with one of our camps!

First Timer's Guide

Here's useful information before your visit. We also have a children's go-to guide for families.
Museum Membership

Museum Membership

Members get perks! Explore our science, art and history exhibits and events year-round.
Parties

Birthday Parties

Celebrate your birthday with friends, science, art and history at the Center!