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Gallery & Museum Exhibits & Tours - Week of July 19, 2021






 
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Thursday


July 2021
 4 p.m.  Free!  Online 

U-M Natural History Museum Planetarium.

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Every Thurs. (different programs) A 30-minute audiovisual planetarium shows (via Zoom), followed by a brief Q&A.

The Solar System (Aug. 5 & 19) is an exploration of our solar system's history culminating in the current night sky.The Sky Tonight (Aug. 12 & 26) explores the current night sky, including the constellations, visible planets, and other astronomical events.

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For URL preregister at lsa.umich.edu/ummnh/visitors/planetarium-dome-theater.html. Free. 764-0478.


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Saturday


July 2021
 11 a.m.-2 p.m. 

"Underground Railroad Bus Tour": African-American Cultural & Historical Museum of Washtenaw County.

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AACHM board member Deborah Meadows leads a bus tour of Ypsilanti, Pittsfield Township, and Ann Arbor sites that were part of the Underground Railroad.
11 a.m.-2 p.m. p.m., meet at WCC Technical & Industrial Bldg. parking lot, 4800 E. Huron River Dr. (Entrance at the traffic light across from the Health & Fitness Center and St Joseph Mercy Hospital.) $25 (seniors age 65 & over and students, $10; kids 3 & under, free) in advance at aachm.org/events-exhibits. dmeadows02@comcast.net, 819-8182. [map]


 2-3 p.m.  Free!  Online 

"Saturday Sampler": U-M Kelsey Museum of Archaeology.

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July 10 & 24 (different programs). Livestreamed docent-led tours on 2 cities that flourished during the Hellenistic period. July 10: "Location, Location, Location: Seleucia on the Tigris," near modern day Baghdad. July 24: "Excavating Karanis Through the Archives, Part 1," in modern day Egypt.
For URL see myumi.ch/WwDXA. Free. 764-9304.





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