Let’s Talk Dirt: The Science of 18th Century Laundry

Colonial Michilimackinac Mackinaw City

Clean clothes mattered to people in the 18th century, so much so that some women made a career out of doing other peoples’ laundry. Join us for this exciting program about the soapy, sudsy science that helped people keep their clothes clean at Michilimackinac. Admission by donation. #thisismackinac

Artist-in-Residence Workshop with Printmaker Nicholas Hill

Station 256 Conference Room Above the MISP Visitor's Center, Mackinac Island

2017 Guggenheim Fellow Nicholas Hill will use a small printing press to create printing plates based upon on-sight drawings that he's created at various sites on the island. His printmaking processes are environmentally-friendly and water-based. He also looks forward to open studio sessions where visitors can come to his studio to see the printing process... Read more »

Mackinac Island State Park Commission Meeting

Mackinac Island

­­­­Meeting Notice MACKINAC ISLAND STATE PARK COMMISSION Friday, September 24, 2021 1:30 p.m. 21001 Van Born Rd Taylor, MI   DUE TO COVID-19 PUBLIC HEALTH & SAFETY CONCERNS, THE MACKINAC ISLAND STATE PARK COMMISSION MEETING WILL BE HELD VIRTUALLY VIA ZOOM. Members of the public may access the Zoom meeting in one of two ways:... Read more »