• Detroit Water Portrait Workshop

    Date: Friday, June 28, 2019 - 1:00pm
    Location: Michigan Science Center, Nutrition Kitchen [5020 John R St, Detroit, MI 48202]
    Price: Free

    Facilitator: Nicole Clouston

    Participants fill a five-inch sculpture with mud collected from local sources, along with nutrients that support microbial growth (eggshell, egg yolk, and newspaper). Participants will assemble the sculptures, discuss the vitality of bodies of water, the microbial life within it, and the ways we are connected to it. Followed by another discussion speaking to...


  • Ship to Shore: Observing Seafloor Methane Seep

    Date: Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 1:00pm
    Location: Michigan Science Center, Toyota Engineering Theatre [5020 John R St, Detroit, MI 48202]
    Price: Free

    Facilitator: Carlie Weiner and Schmidt Ocean Institute

    The video chat will include a virtual tour of the research vessel currently at sea, real-time activities of crew and instruments, and interaction with science team members as they discuss seafloor methane seeps. Live connections are available for 30 to 45 minute sessions. Followed by Q&A with the researchers live from their...


  • Open Lab I: Podcast Conversation: Land & Water

    Date: Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 6:30pm
    Location: Charles H. Wright Museum
    Price: Free

    Facilitators: Monica Lewis-Patrick, Yusef Shakur and Sacramento Knoxx of Aadizookaan

    Open conversation between Monica Lewis-Patrick, Yusef Shakur and Sacramento Knoxx from Aadizookaan about the water issues that affects the local community. The conversation will be recorded and shared during the DEPTH Exhibition. Monica Lewis Patrick is a leader of the water rights work in Detroit and...