Mid-Michigan entertainment weekend March 26-28 and beyond | Arts & Entertainment



• Rare Images from Tuskegee Institute: Early 20th century Magic Lantern slides on display from the Grand Rapids Public Museum at grpmcollections.org/Detail/collections/335. Other historical images include Abraham Lincoln, World War I, band instruments, baking and lumbering in Michigan.

• Juried CMU Student Art Exhibition: Through April 2, University Art Gallery, Central Michigan University, free, [email protected], 989-774-7457.

• “Windows GR”: Art exhibit at The Grand Rapids Public Museum, 272 Pearl St. NW, Grand Rapids, free with general admission ($2-12) and available at grpmcollections.org.

• Hip Hop Icons: Virtual exhibition from the Marshall M. Fredericks Museum, viewable at marshallfredericks.org/mb.

• Virtual Lunches with C2C Gallery: 12:15 p.m. March 24, 616-935-7337, facebook.com/pg/C2Cgallery.

• “Wonderfully Made”: the Artis Collection of African American Fine Art, noon-5 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays, Saginaw Art Museum, museum admission $7, $5 students/seniors, 1126 N. Michigan Ave., Saginaw, saginawartmuseum.org/exhibition/wonderfullymade, 989-754-2491.


• John Shea Trio Facebook Live Concert: 7 p.m. March 26, 6:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. March 27, http://facebook.com/johnsheamusic.

• Laith Al-Saadi: 8 p.m. every Friday, facebook.com/laithalsaadi.

• Mondays with May: 7 p.m. every Monday, facebook.com/mayerlewinemusic.

• Kris Pride: 2 p.m. daily, sessionslive.com/krispridemusic.


• Inside Out Movie Kit: Pick up an interactive kit 10 a.m.-2 p.m. March 27 at Veterans Memorial Library, 301 S. University, Mt. Pleasant. Kit contains scripts and props. Copies of the movie available to check out. [email protected], youseemore.com/Chippewa, 989-773-3242.

• Joel Tacey’s Duct Tape Creations: Pick up craft kits 10 a.m.-6 p.m. March 29 at Veterans Memorial Library, 301 S. University Ave., Mt. Pleasant. You’ll get printed instructions and a video link. Youseemore.com/Chippewa, 989-773-3242.

• Camp Curious: The Grand Rapids Public Museum has opened registration for its virtual and in-person summer programs for kids pre-K through 12th grade beginning June 14. Fees start at $35.



“Some Rise by Sin, and Some by Virtue Fall,” A Selection of Shakespeare Scenes, livestreams May 25-28. from the Central Michigan Uniersity Theatre. Courtesy CMU


• Shiawassee Arts Center Exhibition and Meet the Artist: New exhibition 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Fri., noon-4 p.m. weekends through April 25, make appointment to meet the artists noon-4 p.m. March 21. 206 Curwood Castle Dr., Owosso, www.shiawasseearts.org, 989-723-8354.

• Artist Submissions: Marshall M. Fredericks Sculpture Museum invites sculptors within 200 miles of the museum to submit work by May 1 for the 2021 Regional Biennial Juried Sculpture Exhibition, running July 10-Oct. 2; marshallfredericks.org, 989-964-7125.


• Afternoons at the Sugarhouse: 1-4 p.m. weekends through March 28, Chippewa Nature Center, 400 S. Badour Road, Midland, chippewanaturecenter.org, 989-631-0830.


• Shakespeare Selections: 7:30 p.m. March 25-27 and 2 p.m. March 28, CMU Theatre Department livestream, $5, $10 group, showtix4u.com/events/cmutad.


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