Dr. Seuss to take over the Detroit Children’s Museum for a birthday bash

The Detroit Children’s Museum will hold a Dr. Seuss Birthday Bash on Saturday, March 5. The Museum, located at 6134 Second Avenue, Detroit, is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays.

Activities include:
Planetarium: There’s No Place Like Space — Learn about the constellations and solar system at 10:15 a.m., 12 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 3 p.m.
The Lorax Movie at 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m., and 2 p.m.

Main Gallery: Design your own ‘Cat in the Hat’ Hat; Sign the Birthday Card to Dr. Seuss

Science Area: The Foot Book-Foot Print Collage

Preschool Area: Storytime at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m.
Special “Cat in the Hat” appearance at 1 p.m.

Classroom: Bartholemew and the Oobleck; Inside Your Outside; Horton Hears a Who!

About the Detroit Children’s Museum
Founded in 1917 by Detroit Public Schools, the Detroit Children’s Museum is the nation’s third oldest children’s museum. With a diverse collection of over 100,000 artifacts, hands-on stations and planetarium demonstrations, the museum offers a unique look at world cultures, history, art and science. The Detroit Children’s Museum is a partnership between Detroit Public Schools and the Detroit Science Center. Group programs at the Children’s Museum are available for schools, daycare centers, community centers and other groups. All programs are aligned with the Michigan Grade Level Content expectations for preschool-grade 6. Programs focus on history, science, math and literature, and include a classroom program, planetarium show and exhibit exploration. The Children’s Museum also makes Lending Collection kits of artifacts available to schools and other organizations.

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