Events

Something exciting is always happening at the Museum. Have fun learning in a class or participate in an event. There is an activity sure to please everyone.  Looking to sail on Friends Good Will or try one of our other "on-water" experiences?  Check out our 2015 Special Events Calendar

 

 

2015 Lecture Series Schedule

Our 2015 Lecture Series will be held on the Museum Campus from 2pm-4pm January through May on the last Saturday of each month.  Admission is $8 for adults and $7 for seniors.  There is no admission fee for Museum members. Light refreshments will be provided. Please note that Dyckman Avenue is closed.  Visit our Hours and Directions page for information on how to follow the detour.

January 31, 2015

"On Asian Carp, A Nuisance Species Threat" - Dr. Dan O’Keefe

February 28, 2015

"The Effect of An Oil Spill at the Mackinaw Bridge and the Weather Surrounding the Sinking of the Edmund Fitzgerald" - Dr. Dave Schwab

March 28, 2015

"What Lies Beneath" - Jim Scholz

April 25, 2015

"Ashes Under Water: The SS Eastland and the Shipwreck that Shook America." - Michael McCarthy

May 30, 2015

"Making Waves: Michigan's Boat-Building Industry, 1865-2000" - Scott Peters