The Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum in Saginaw is celebrating our 7th birthday in a big way! Meet and greet Curious George and the Man in the Big Yellow Hat plus enjoy family favorite Joel Tacey’s Comedy Show on Saturday, June 6, 2015. On Saturday, June 13, all dads play free at the 3rd Annual Day with Dad! Step into the Team One Money Machine, check out mega-construction vehicles, and snap a selfie with Lou E. Loon, in addition to playing in the nine interactive galleries. Saginaw Celebrates Summer events at the MMCM are sponsored by Hemlock Semiconductor Group.
Beginning Sunday, June 7, 2015 the MMMC will be open Tuesday through Saturday from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm and closed Sundays and Mondays. The new hours will extend the play day and allow for more field trips each week. In addition, families can take advantage of Day End Discounts from 3 pm to 5 pm weekdays. Admission is $5.00 per person.
MMCM has planned a variety of fun, interactive summer day camps for children age 5-11 years. There is a day camp for every child including art, STEM and the popular Zoo-seum day camp. Day camp fees range from $50 to $140 and include all supplies and snacks. Discounts apply for MMCM or Zoo members. Campers should bring their own lunch with a beverage. A limited number of camp scholarships are available through the Jane Fowle Memorial Fund and Julie Cookenmaster Memorial Scholarship Fund. Adults may send a letter to the MMCM, PO Box 2283, Saginaw, MI 48605 to apply for a scholarship for their child. Visit the website www.michildrensmuseum.com or call 989.399.6626 for more information.
The Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum places priority on play and learn experiences through teamwork, creativity and curiosity for children from birth to 12 years of age. Special rates are available for groups who pre-schedule visits to the MMCM. The MMCM is also an ideal location for field trips, scout troops, birthday parties, family reunions and corporate events. Evening rentals are available. Annual memberships, with reciprocal benefits at 300 children’s museums nationwide, may be purchased by families who enjoy frequent visits. The MMCM website www.michildrensmuseum.com features visitor information, membership options, program schedules and donation opportunities. The MMCM is located at 315 West Genesee Avenue in Saginaw, 989-399-6626.