Mid-Michigan entertainment weekend, September 24-26 and beyond – The Morning Sun
Courses: Fundamentals of colored pencils for teenagers aged 12-17, Saturdays, Sept. 25th-Nov. 6 ($ 140); Watercolor Workshop, 4 p.m., Sept. 25 ($ 55), Art Reach of Mid Michigan, 111 E. Broadway St., Mt. Pleasant, artreachcenter.org, 989-773-3689.
Rare images from the Tuskegee Institute: early 20th century images at grpmcollections.org/Detail/collections/335. Also historical pictures of Lincoln, lumberjacks, WW1, others.
“Windows GR”: Art exhibition at The Grand Rapids Public Museum, 272 Pearl St. NW, Grand Rapids, free with general admission (2-12 USD) and at grpm.org/exhibits/.
Wonderfully Done: The Artis Collection of African American Fine Art, Wednesdays through Fridays 12 p.m. to 5 p.m., Saginaw Art Museum, $ 7, $ 5 students / seniors, 1126 N. Michigan Ave., Saginaw, saginawartmuseum.org/exhibition/wonderfullymade, 989- 754-2491.
Pendulum Lounge: Thursdays 4.30pm-8pm in the Midland Center for the Arts, 1801 W. St. Andrews St., Midland, live music, cocktails, small plates, visual arts demonstrations, trivia, more, indoor / Outdoor, Midlandcenter. org / shows-tickets / pendel-lounge.
Used book sales: 10 a.m. Sept. 30 – Oct. 2, Veterans Memorial Library, 301 S. University, Mt. Pleasant, email@example.com, 989-773-3242.
Mt. Pleasant Discovery Museum: 10 am-6pm daily, $ 8, seniors, group, and military discounts, 5093 E. Remus Road, Mt. Pleasant; mpdiscoverymuseum.org, 989-317-3221.
Homestead Farm: Farm-Related Activities of the 1870s, 1 pm-5pm, 400 S. Badour Road, Midland. Free, chippewanaturecenter.org.
Mt. Pleasant Speedway: 7:45 p.m. September 24, gates open 5:00 p.m., 4658 E. River Road, Mt. Pleasant, 989-773-2387.
Bats-Masters of the Night: Grand Rapids Public Museum, 272 Pearl St. NW, Grand Rapids, included with museum admission ($ 13, $ 12 seniors, $ 8), grpm.org/bats, 616-929-1700.
POPnology: Pop Culture and Technology Exhibition, $ 13, $ 12 seniors, $ 8 children, Grand Rapids Public Museum, 272 Pearl St. NW, Grand Rapids, grpm.org.
Try Hockey: 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm September 26th, free for children, equipment and instructions available, ICE Arena, 5165 E. Remus Road, Mt. Pleasant, 989-400-1637, registration at fb.me/e / 1dBQYOY5w.
Bike tour: 6-8pm Sept. 27, Trail Ride starts from the CMU-RC area; Street group departs from Motorless Motion, 121 S. Main St., Mt. Pleasant; facebook.com/MidMidCycling.
Farmers Market: Saturdays 9 am-2pm, Broadway Street, Downtown Mt. Pleasant, Thursdays 7:30 am-2pm, Island Park, 301 E. Andre St., Mt. Pleasant, facebook.com/mpfarmersmarket.