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Weekend Top 5 - March 6 - March 8

Posted at 7:45 AM, Mar 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-06 07:45:48-05

LANSING, Mich. — Each week we put together a list of some of the top things to do in Mid-Michigan. Check out our Weekend Top 5 you will not want to miss!

1515 Carmen Drive
Jackson, Mi 49202

Freeland Photography will be scheduling photo sessions for Friday, March 6th, Saturday, March 7th and Sunday, March 8th to capture the perfect photo of your pet(s)! Registration opens February 10th, so look for the link soon!

Our annual calendar contest is a fundraiser requiring a donation to Cascades Humane Society of $10 per pet when you schedule your photo session. Each photo session is an entry into the calendar contest.

Immediately following your photo session, you will select your favorite picture of your pet(s) to be entered into the contest and you will have an opportunity to order prints or digital images of any of the photos taken during the session.

The Curtainless Theatre Presents~Julius Caesar
Recurring daily through Mar 15, 2020
Address: Sycamore Creek Church 1919 S. Pennsylvania Ave Lansing, MI
Times: Starting: 07:00 PM

William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar
Directed by Dale Wayne Williams
March 6-8 & 13-15, 2020
Sycamore Creek Church

Friday & Saturday at 7:00 PM, Sunday @ 2:00 PM

This classic historical drama tells the tragic story of the waning days of Julius Caesar's reign over the Roman Empire.

Starfarm at Green Door
Location: Green Door Blues Bar & Grill
Address: 2005 E. Michigan Ave. Lansing, MI
Times: From: 08:30 PM to 01:30 AM
Admission: $5 Cover
(517) 482-6376

Spartan Young Astronomers Club
Recurring monthly on the 1st Saturday through Feb 06, 2020
Location: Abrams Planetarium
Address: 755 Science Rd. Michigan State University East Lansing, MI
(517) 355-4676

The Spartan Young Astronomer Club (SYAC) is for kids ages 8-12 who are curious and love learning about astronomy! These budding young astronomers will explore the wonders of the universe. Each month, SYAC members will have opportunities to explore a theme in astronomy through demonstrations, planetarium presentations, and hands-on activities. Please note that it is required an adult accompanies the children.

Ella's Explorers

Ella's Explorers
Ella Sharp Museum
3225 Fourth Street
Jackson, MI 49203
March 7, 2020
1:00 - 4:00 PM

Ella’s Explorers is back for the 2020 season! This drop-in program is designed for children with a curious mind and an explorer’s heart. Join Ella Sharp Musuem each Saturday starting February 22 - May 5 from 1-4p for an out of this world activities and experiences to coincide with our upcoming exhibit, “My Sky”.

Recommended for ages 7-11.
Included in gallery admission:
$5 for adults; $3 for children; FREE for under the age of 5;
FREE for members of Ella Sharp Museum

20 minute planetarium shows offered at 1p and 3p for an additional $2 per person.

Calendar & Schedule of activities:
3/7 = Crater Maker
3/14 = Moon Leap
3/21 = Nephoscopes
3/28 = Shining Stars
4/4 = Sky in a Bottle
4/11 = Space Design Challenge
4/18 = Straw Rockets
4/25 = Telescope Instruction
5/2 = Big Astronomy

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