1 – 4 p.m.
Families can enjoy activities at a different museum each day.
7 - 8:30 p.m.
Using the letters and diaries of both soldiers and civilians, Dr. Kerry Trask's book blends soldiers' front-line experiences with the travails of civilians in Manitowoc, Wisconsin during the Civil War. Cost is $10 or $5 for Friends of the Museums. Register by February 18.
1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Obtain hands-on cooking experience as you create easy summer rolls with rice paper wrap and Thai curry chicken over rice. Cost is $25 or $20 for Friends of the Museums. Register by February 16.
1 - 4 p.m.
Take part in a variety of coffee-based activities such as painting with coffee, creating a coffee bean mosaic, grinding coffee beans, and learning about coffee's history.
9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Learn to make three different kinds of pizza by using a variety of different ingredients. Cost is $25 or $20 for Friends of the Museums. Register by February 15.
7 - 10 p.m.
The theme this year – James Bond! Tickets are $25. This event supports the kids art programming of Anderson Arts Center.
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Living history and heritage groups from around the Midwest will have informational tables set up throughout the museum to introduce visitors to their programs and interpretations.
9:30 a.m. or 11:30 a.m. workshop
Coffee Shop: Behind the Beans Coffee Workshop. Experts from Berres Brothers Coffee teach where coffee comes from, what it means to be a specialty coffee roaster, and how to brew the perfect cup of coffee. Sample coffees from around the world.
1 – 4 p.m.
Most Saturdays and Sundays throughout the year, aspiring young paleontologists can experience first-hand the excitement of excavating a dinosaur fossil. Free and open to the public.
Open Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sun. 12 - 5 p.m. Closed holidays.
The story of one of the world's most widely traded commodities and how it has affected cultures, economies, and environments across the globe. This is on display in the Touhey Gallery. General admission is free.