Hop on in - Midland Center for the Arts

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Hop on in - Midland Center for the Arts
Hop on in
for this interactive, educational
– and enchanting – exhibition!
Special Spring Break Hours:
March 31 - April 4
10 am - 6 pm | Thurs. 10 am - 8 pm
Closed Easter Sunday (April 20)
Location: Midland Center for the Arts
1801 W. Saint Andrews Rd., Midland, MI 48640
mcfta.org
Museum Hours:
Wed. - Sat.: 10 am - 4 pm | Thurs. 10 am - 8 pm
Sun.: 1 - 5 pm
Closed Monday, Tuesday & major holidays
1801 W. Saint Andrews Rd.
Midland, MI 48640
Admission: $9 adult | $6 ages 4-14
(Includes all exhibits and the Hall of Ideas)
Free for ABD Museum & ASTC members
January 18 - May 11, 2014
Call for tours and group rates!
989-631-8250 | 800-523-7649
• Free Parking
• On-Site Museum Store
• Easy Access from US 10 or M-20
Get into
Frogs-faster!
Prepurchase your admission
online, print at home and skip the ticket
office altogether! mcfta.org/frogs
Ticket Office: 989.631.8250 | 800.523.7649
Frogs! A Chorus of Colors was created by Peeling Productions
at Clyde Peeling’s REPTILAND.
Sponsored by
Midland Center
for the Arts
®
SAGINAW
Midland Mall, Great Lakes Loons,
The Little Forks Conservancy, Inc.,
Midland Resort and Convention Center, McDonald’s (Midland)
Media Sponsors: WHNN 96.1 • WIOG 102.5 • WNEM TV5
Explore
TOAD-ally
cool creatures!
“This exhibition showcases
the frogs’ beauty and elegance
– so often overlooked – and
will forever change your mind
about these colorful creatures.”
~ B. B. Winslow, Museum Director
Special Events
Highlights
Frog Frenzy
• See the skeleton of the world’s largest frog
• Learn about the stages of metamorphosis
• Take part in a virtual frog dissection
• Create a chorus of frog calls
Is the world’s largest frog truly the size of
a human infant? Do frogs drink? And can
a frog REALLY kill a person? Find out
answers to these questions and more!
FROGS! A Chorus of Colors
Frogs live almost everywhere – from tropical
forests to frozen tundra and scorching
deserts. See stunning creatures
complete with their noisy croaks, yaps,
chirps, whoops, snores and whistles – all
housed in detailed habitats with rock ledges,
live plants and waterfalls!
• Test your frog knowledge on subjects from basic to bizarre!
February 1 • 11 am – 2 pm
Leap into the world of Anurans – frogs! – with fun
activities, games and prizes! Ages 12 and under must be
accompanied by an adult.
Tickets: $3 for children (Museum admission required)
Mini Tours
Enjoy 30-minute docent-led tours on Thursday evenings
at 7 pm. FREE with Museum admission (no tours 3/20 or 3/27)
Family Discovery Days
Frog Feedings
Watch as our keeper feeds the frogs on selected Saturdays
at 9:30 am, plus Monday, Wednesday & Friday during
Spring Break. For dates, visit mcfta.org/frogs. Advance
purchase is required as space is extremely limited.
Tickets: $4 (Museum admission required)
Animals of the Rainforest
February 22 • 2 pm
An enthralling program focusing on the world’s
rainforests. Includes hands-on interaction opportunity
with the animals. Ages 4 and up.
Tickets: $8 | $5 ABDM members
Borneo Eared Frog
Scout Days
March 20 & 27 • 4 – 8 pm
Experience the fun of FROGS as a troop or family!
Tickets: $5 for Scouts in uniform (includes souvenir patch)
$9 per adult | $6 per non-Scout sibling
Tomato Frog
GREAT FUN!
Interactive games and displays help visitors have
fun while exploring frog biology and natural
history, the roles they play in human cultures, their
importance to ecosystems and the perils they face
in a changing environment.
Blue Poison Dart Frog
Ornate Horned Frog
Get eyeball to eyeball with frogs from around the world!
Smokey Jungle Frog