After School: Marvelous Minerals!

After School Science and Engineering Classes 2018

Grades 6-8

March 19 – May 4, 2018

(No class K-12 Spring Break week March 26-30)

6 sessions  ~ 4:00-5:30 pm

Hands-on explorations taught by Michigan Tech science and engineering students and staff at Michigan Tech's Great Lakes Research Center (GLRC).

Grades 6-8    Marvelous Minerals!   WEDNESDAYS (bus drop off at Seaman Mineral Museum)  

Explore the world class A.E. Seaman Mineral Museum and discover the stunning properties of minerals through chemistry and art. Make connections of how minerals are essential for science and industry and a part of our everyday lives. Discover spectacular Keweenaw minerals!

Cost: Grades 1-5 classes $75/student; Grades 6-8 classes $90/student (GIS & Minerals)

Register by Friday, March 16th. 

Pay by credit card by clicking this link:  Payments

(Your space is not reserved until payment has been received. Minimum of 10 students per class.)

Register online:    2018 Spring Registration  

Questions?  Call 487-3341 or email:

Houghton Elementary School bus will drop off students at the GLRC or the Seaman Mineral Museum by 3:45 pm. Transportation from Houghton Elementary will be provided by Lamers at no additional cost!

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

A. E. Seaman Mineral Museum
1404 E. Sharon Avenue, Houghton, MI 49931

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Target Audience

General Public


Center for Science and Environmental Outreach (CSEO), Civil and Environmental Engineering, College of Engineering, Cognitive and Learning Sciences, College of Sciences and Arts
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Coordinated by the Michigan Tech Center for Science and Environmental Outreach

Contact Name

Joan Schumaker Chadde

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