Help Paint a Mural

The Museum of Contemporary Art invites parents and kids to team up with local artists to beautify parts of the museum’s exterior grounds.

When: Noon-4 p.m. on Sunday, July 18, 2010

Cost: FREE

Where:  The Museum of Contemporary Art   4454 Woodward Ave. Detroit

For More Info:  call 313-832-6622 or go to

Detroit’s 309th Birthday Party

Where:  Detroit Historical Museum

When:  Sunday, July 18  1-4 p.m.

FREE Admission!

Celebrate Detroit’s 309th Birthday!  See the “Belles and Bachelors of Fort Detroit” as they present Judge Augustus Woodward and Detroit’s role in the War of 1812 – courtesy of the Dance Thru History Company.

In addition, you’ll learn to trace your family tree at the genealogy table and enter the Old Fashioned Cake Walk for $1.  Children will enjoy the Kidz Art Zone which will host Candy Art, Spin Art and Sandy Art ($3 per activity).

For More info call 313-833-1805 or go to

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