Macy’s 2nd Mondays means special fun days for children. Here’s a look what’s in store at Greenfield Village for June 11 from 10 a.m.-noon:
There is storytelling, puppet shows, fun, games, bubbles and giveaways on the Village Green. In the Pavilion, children can make pinwheels and sing summer songs with Barry the Guitar Guy. The cherry on top of this sweet morning is the opportunity for free rides on the historic 1913 Herschell-Spillman carousel. There is no additional cost for the program with admission to Greenfield Village. There’s even a coupon for 25-percent savings on adult admission for the Macy’s 2nd Mondays through October. (Specific dates apply.) Members are admitted for free.
It’s Titanic Tuesday, times two.
This Tuesday is our weekly Facebook giveaway drawing for a four-pack of tickets for Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition. Five sets of tickets (which include admission to the museum) have already been awarded, and the drawings will continue on Tuesdays until mid September. Even if you’ve already entered, if you can re-share that fact with your friends from the giveaway page. You earn an additional chance to win when your friends “like” from your share The Henry Ford’s Facebook and our pages for OnInnovation and The Henry Ford IMAX Theatre.
Don’t miss the opportunity to hear an intriguing talk by Tony Gramer: adventurer, history buff, shipwreck sleuth and noted underwater photographer. He narrates the film - The Philadelphia Experience: Time Takes Its Toll - which follows the search for and discovery of an 18th-century Great Lakes schooner. Gramer’s presentation begins at 7 p.m. near the museum plaza. Admission to the museum is required for the evening hours and lecture. Members are free.