Grand Rapids Public Museum

Spring Break at the Museum!

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Submitted 02-17-2016 under

Join the Museum for special Spring Break activities Monday – Saturday 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sunday 12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. Kids can design robot creatures, there will be a bean bag toss, giant chess set and flower ring toss, as well as a Gears,...

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Earth Explorers

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Submitted 02-17-2016 under

Organized around Earth’s spectacular eco-zones Earth Explorers brings the unparalleled adventures of National Geographic to life. Learn about the daring men and women who venture into dangerous and remote parts of the world to discover new...

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Fashion & Tea

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Submitted 02-17-2016 under

Learn about fashion, customs and culture from the Civil War Era into the 20th Century and explore the Museum’s Education Collection of vintage clothing, down to the tiniest detail. The programs will begin in the Streets of Old Grand Rapids...

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Fashion & Tea

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Submitted 02-17-2016 under

Learn about fashion, customs and culture from the Civil War Era into the 20th Century and explore the Museum’s Education Collection of vintage clothing, down to the tiniest detail. The programs will begin in the Streets of Old Grand Rapids...

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Fashion & Tea

by (Public Museum)

Submitted 02-17-2016 under

Learn about fashion, customs and culture from the Civil War Era into the 20th Century and explore the Museum’s Education Collection of vintage clothing, down to the tiniest detail. The programs will begin in the Streets of Old Grand Rapids...

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Engineering Saturday

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Submitted 02-17-2016 under

Join the GRPM for a variety of STEM related activities celebrating engineering. Organizations including GVSU, Kent County Road Commission, area engineering firms, city officials and more will be conduct engineering and robotic hands-on...

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Robot Zoo Opening Party

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Submitted 02-17-2016 under

 Explore the bio-mechanics of complex robots to discover how real animals work. Eight robot animals and more than a dozen hands-on activities illustrate fascinating real life characteristics, such as how a chameleon changes colors, a giant...

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Robot Zoo

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Submitted 02-17-2016 under

 "The Robot Zoo!" Explore the bio-mechanics of complex robots to discover how real animals work. Eight robot animals and more than a dozen hands-on activities illustrate fascinating real life characteristics, such as how a chameleon...

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Ethnic Heritage Festival to celebrate diversity at Grand Rapids Public Museum

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Submitted 02-02-2016 under NEWS

Join the Grand Rapids Public Museum (GRPM) on Saturday, February 6 for the annual Ethnic Heritage Festival. The Festival is a day-long celebration of music, dance, crafts and food representing the various ethnic groups that call West Michigan...

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The Jackal Gods in Tutankhamun's Tomb

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Submitted 09-17-2015 under

Join Dr. T.G. Wilfong, Professor of Egyptology at the University of Michigan for a fascinating evening. Explore the different jackel gods (Anubis, Wepwawet and Duamutef), how they are represented in Tut's tomb and what roles they played in...

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