Here is a list of a few of the many things happening this weekend (2/25-2/26) all across Michigan. Have a great weekend! Engineer It! Kick off National Engineer's Week and learn how engineering is making a difference in our everyday lives, from the cars we drive to the Internet, airplanes and much more! For more information and exact show times, call (313) 577-8400. Detroit Science Center
Teenworks from: Studio 23 Bay Area's 8 - 12th grade artwork that teacher submitted. Free admission. For more information, please contact (989) 894-2323.
East Lansing Children's Film Festival A showcase of over 100 films from around the globe that enrich and inspire children of all ages. Phone for details (517) 853-0502.
Garage Sale Art Fair - Kalamazoo County Fairgrounds Artists from across the region come to Kalamazoo to showcase the fruits of their talents and provide great bargains on Saturday, February 25, 2006 from 9:30 am to 4 pm. Admission is just $1.00. For more details, please call (269) 629-0800.
Who knew there was more than one town hosting outhouse races this weekend? Not me, but here they are!
Coopersville Outhouse 500 Festival Teams parade and race their uniquely decorated outhouses along Main Street in Historic Downtown Coopersville. Prizes awarded. Parade 10am, Outhouse Race 10:30am. Sample more than 2 dozen types of chili at the Rotary Chili Blast, 12-4pm, live music at the Coopersville Jaycee's Beer Tent noon-12am. Silent auction at the Coopersville Farm Museum. For more information, call (616) 997-5164.
13th Annual Outhouse Classic - Trenary Races begin at 2pm with four separate classes using age as the determinant. This yearâ€™s race slogan is â€œPush Your Luck at the 13th Ever Outhouse Classic.â€ Proceeds from merchandise and food vendors are donated to local community projects and programs.