Hot Wheels: Race to Win!
|February 5 – May 15, 2022
Tuesdays-Saturdays: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sundays: Noon-5 p.m.
Speed, power, performance… Buckle up and race with the most famous toy vehicles on the planet—Hot Wheels! Be part of a dynamic race team working together to build and test the world’s fastest (and safest) speed machines, using Hot Wheels® diecast cars to experiment and play. This behind-the-scenes look at the thrilling world of racing investigates the scientific process for designing super-fast cars. Hands-on experiences, authentic race gear, and captivating memorabilia will engage families in the process of experimenting with speed, power, and performance using Hot Wheels cars and track as the their tools. In Hot Wheels TM: Race to Win TM children and families join the race team crew and explore four zones in the team garage.
Hot Wheels: Race to Win! – special hands-on traveling exhibit for the whole family
Exhibit Dates: Feb. 5 through May 15, 2022,
Location: Sloan Museum-Courtland Center (temporary location for Sloan Museum until the new Sloan Museum of Discovery opens July 16, 2022)
4190 E. Court St., Burton, MI 48509
or call 810-237-3450
Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10-5pm; Sunday: Noon-5pm; Closed most Mondays (Open Monday, March 28, for spring break)
Description: A behind-the-scenes look at the thrilling world of racing that investigates the scientific process for designing super-fast cars. Hands-on experiences, authentic race gear, and captivating memorabilia will engage families in the process of experimenting with speed, power, and performance using Hot Wheels cars and track as their tools.
Faster Than Light!:The Dream of Interstellar Light – planetarium show
Dates: showing through June 12, 2022
Ticket costs: $7 adults, $5 seniors 60+, $5 youth ages 2-11;
Genesee County resident Ticket costs: $3.50 adults, $2.50 seniors 60+, $2.50 youth ages 2-11.
*All shows are free for members of Sloan Museum and Longway Planetarium
Location: Longway Planetarium, 1310 E. Kearsley St., Flint, MI 48503 (in the Flint Cultural Center Campus)
Hours: 4 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday; 1 p.m. Saturday & Sunday
Description: Scientists now believe that our galazy is filled with solar systems, including up to 9 billion Sun-like stars with planets similar to Earth. Astronomers are racing to find habitable worlds, including any that might exist in the neighborhood of our Sun. But, if we find one, how will we ever get there? How long will it take? What rocket designs might one day conquer the voids of space? Great for ages 10 and older.
Drag Queen Game Night
Date: Saturday, April 23, 2022, 6-11pm
Location: Sloan Museum-Courtland Center, 4190 E. Court St., Burton, MI 48509
Tickets: www.SloanLongway.org/DragQueenGames or call 810-237-3450
Description: Join special guest hosts Astara Love and Jeremy Fenech in a night of Drag Queen Bingo and a special version of the Fenech Feud. This game night will include several games of bingo, a drag show and two luck groups will get to compete with our Queens in the Fenech Feud! Join us for a night of laughs, prizes, and few surprises!
This event is 21 and up!
Food and drinks wll be available to purchase; advanced tickets recommended.
10:00am EDT, May 10, 2022 @ 10:00am EDT, May 10, 2022 - 5:00pm EDT, May 14, 2022 @ 5:00pm EDT, May 14, 2022
An event every week that begins at on Tuesday, repeating until May 14, 2022
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