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Springtime! Greenfield Village Now Open

It may not feel like spring — but here’s a sign better things are coming: On Monday, April 15, Greenfield Village opened for the 2013 season.

CBS Detroit–04/12/2013

An example of the kind of things tinkerers make for the Maker Faire. Photo,  makerfaire.com.

Call For Makers Now Open For Maker Faire Detroit 2013 At The Henry Ford

Attention all tinkerers, inventors, hackers and do-it-yourselfers — in short, “Makers.” The call for entries is now open for this summer’s Maker Faire Detroit 2013 at The Henry Ford in Dearborn.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2013

High School Kids

MI Schools Win $70K For Field Trips

A recent survey released by Michigan Youth Arts entitled Arts Education in Michigan discovered that 108,000 students go to school each day without some sort of exposure to music, visual art, theater or dance.

CBS Detroit–02/22/2013

DETROIT, UNITED STATES: (FILES) This file photo dated 28 November, 1999 shows US civil rights icon Rosa Parks waving to the audience before receiving the Congessional Medal of Honor at a ceremony in Detroit.  (credit:  JEFF KOWALSKY/AFP/Getty Images)

The Henry Ford, Post Office To Honor Rosa Parks’ 100th Birthday

The Henry Ford in Dearborn is set to welcome visitors to a daylong event Monday featuring remarks from civil rights leader Julian Bond, Parks biographer Douglas Brinkley and others, as well as live music and presentations.

CBS Detroit–02/04/2013

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MLK Day Events Roundup For Metro Detroit

There’s a full roster of Martin Luther King Jr. events in and around the city of Detroit to celebrate the remarkable life of the man who changed the face of American culture and society.

CBS Detroit–01/17/2013

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Walk In Winter Wonderland During Holiday Nights At Greenfield Village

Wipe away the bah-humbugs with a healthy dose of Christmas spirit during The Henry Ford’s annual Holiday Nights in Greenfield Village.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/06/2012

Lego Ford Field (Credit: The Henry Ford)

Henry Ford Museum’s LEGO Exhibit Features Model Ford Field

A new exhibit that opened Saturday at the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn features a model of Ford Field, home of the Detroit Lions, build entirely out of LEGO bricks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/03/2012

Fall 2012 Tech Tour 37

Best Fall Family Getaways In Southeast Michigan

Fall can be a busy time for families with school, homework and after-school activities in full swing. Take a break from the commotion and spend a day at one of these fun family getaways.

11/02/2012

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Best Alternatives To Trick-Or-Treating In Your Neighborhood Around Detroit

Rather than upsetting a school night and braving the risks of taking candy from strangers, explore these weekend events and alternatives to tromping through the neighborhood.

10/19/2012

PBS Learning Media

PBS, The Henry Ford Call For Entries For Teacher Innovation Awards

PBS LearningMedia and The Henry Ford Friday announced the third annual Teacher Innovator Awards, recognizing PreK-12 educators using media in new and unique technological ways to enhance students’ learning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/07/2012

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