• News and Updates

    • MMCM, June, Activities
      Let’s Celebrate! MMCM Turns 11 & Sports Inspire June Activities
      With summer right around the corner and warm weather on the way, it is time to get outside and get moving! This month’s theme at the Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum is “Sports,” and we have many exciting activities planned for our visitors. Every weekend during the month of June, there will be interactive activities and [...]
    • STEM camp at MMCM
      Fun Summer Camps in 2019
      Welcome to Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum Summer Day Camps! Even though there is still a month left of school, your Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum cannot wait for summer! We all remember playing outside, soaking in the sun and going for bike rides. But what happens when your kids do all of that [...]
    • Art Mart hot air balloons
      Moving into May with MMCM
      At Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum, we love to be out-of-the-box thinkers and push our imaginations to new heights. This month “transportation” is the theme, and we are bringing interactive play to the museum to learn about cars, planes, boats and more! Every Saturday during the month of May, children will be [...]
    • Indoor Tooth-Friendly Egg Hunt
      Healthy Smiles & Fun at 7th Annual Indoor Tooth-Friendly Egg Hunt
      SAGINAW, Mich.—The Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum will host its 7th annual Indoor Tooth-Friendly Egg Hunt from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 13, 2019. With support from Great Lakes Bay Region dentists and orthodontists, children will enjoy a fun, healthy egg hunt along with a day of engaging gallery [...]
    • Kids at Heart – 2019
      SAGINAW, Mich.—On Thursday, February 7, 2019, the Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum will host the 12th annual Kids at Heart (formerly known as Arts from the Heart) auction, an event for grown-ups that’s as fun and interactive as our galleries themselves! Guests will enjoy gallery games and get to bid on family [...]
    • Holiday Usborne Book Fair to Fund Children’s Literacy Programs
      The Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum (MMCM) and the READ Association of Saginaw County will host a Book Fair on Friday, December 7 from 10am-4 pm; Saturday, December 8 from 10am-4pm; and Sunday, December 9 from 12pm-4pm at MMCM, 315 W. Genesee Ave., Saginaw. A large variety of books priced at $4.99 [...]
    • MMCM Announces Samantha Jones as President & CEO
      Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum – located at 315 W. Genesee Ave. in Saginaw – has named a new executive leader, Samantha Jones, following the recent departure of former President & CEO Emily Yeager. “Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum is delighted to introduce Samantha Jones as its new President & CEO,” said Evan Houpis, [...]
    • UnitedHealthcare presents Fall Festival event at the Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum
      SAGINAW, MI- Oct. 11, 2018: UnitedHealthcare (UHC) will host Fall Festival at the Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum – located at 315 W. Genesee Ave. in Saginaw – from noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday, November 4. All grandparents receive FREE admission. Plus, UHC is sponsoring free admission for all guests that [...]
    • Artist Nicole Banowetz to exhibit inflatable sculpture, teach workshop
      SAGINAW, MI – Oct. 16, 2018: Denver-based artist and educator Nicole Banowetz will install and exhibit a permanent inflatable sculpture at the Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum – located at 315 W. Genesee Ave. in Saginaw. The sculpture unveiling will be held at 10:15 a.m. on Friday, November 9 and the public [...]
    • Isabella Bank sponsors new drive-thru exhibit
      SAGINAW, MI – Oct. 4, 2018 Isabella Bank will unveil a new Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum exhibit Thursday, October 18, 2018. A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held at the museum – located at 315 W. Genesee Ave. in Saginaw – at 4 p.m. and the public is invited to attend the [...]
    • Common Cents Field Trip
      Admission-Free Huntington Bank Common Cents Field Trips at Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum for Bay, Midland, and Saginaw Schools
      SAGINAW, MI – Oct. 2, 2018: The Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum and Huntington Bank have partnered to provide Huntington Bank Common Cents Financial Field Trips on Fridays throughout the 2018 and 2019 school year. These field trips are available to schools in Bay, Midland and Saginaw counties. Designed for first graders [...]
    • Discover STEM
      NEXTEER WOMEN’S CLUB BRINGS FREE STEM EVENT TO MID-MICHIGAN CHILDREN’S MUSEUM SAGINAW, MI – September 5, 2018: Nexteer Women’s Club (NWC) will host Discover STEM Event at the Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 22. NWC is sponsoring museum admission for the entire community [...]
    • Touch-a-Truck
      MID-MICHIGAN CHILDREN’S MUSEUM HOSTS FREE TOUCH-A-TRUCK EVENT SAGINAW, MI – August 29, 2018: Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum will host its 6th annual Touch-a-Truck event from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, September 15, rain or shine. Because of generous community support, including Mighty Motor sponsor Causley Trucking, Inc., Powerful Piston [...]
    • Museum’s 10th birthday gift to the community: FREE admission!
      SAGINAW, MI – May 16, 2018: The Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum is throwing itself a birthday bash on Saturday, June 9th from 9:30am – 5:00pm, and the entire community is invited to join the birthday fun – admission-free! Guests will get to explore the museum’s hands-on galleries plus enjoy a bounce [...]
    • MMCM & SCS partner for Mother’s Day performance and play in galleries
      SAGINAW, MI – April 26, 2018: Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum and Saginaw Choral Society are partnering to present The Reluctant Dragon for a special Mother’s Day event held in the Children’s Museum galleries at 315 W. Genesee Avenue, Saginaw, on Sunday, May 13 at 3:00 p.m. The Reluctant Dragon is the [...]
    • Indoor Tooth-Friendly Egg Hunt
      The Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum will host its 6th annual Indoor Tooth-Friendly Egg Hunt 9:30am – 4:00pm on Saturday, March 24th. With support from numerous dentists and orthodontists, including presenting sponsor Thomas Orthodontics PC, children will enjoy a fun, healthy egg hunt along with a day of engaging gallery-play! Proceeds from [...]