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    May 10th 2022 (12:00pm - 1:00pm)
    1517 Bayliss St, Midland MI

    Dow Gardens Entomologist Elly Maxwell presents:
    Bees, Wasps, and Hornets--Oh My!

    Discover services, programs, and facilities that empower the distribution of fresh foods, and those with disabilities and other barriers. Click here to learn more and sign-up!

    May 17th 2022 (4:30pm - 6:00pm)
    400 Wexford Ave, Midland, MI
    50 Maximum - Age 12 & up

    FREE Arnold Center Tour

    June 7th 2022 (9:00am - 5:00pm)
    1910 West St. Andrews, Midland, MI 48640

    Click here to register and see details!

    Turner J. Alfrey
    Professorship Lecture Series

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    June 23rd 2022 (5:00am - 8:00pm)
    Emerson Park, Midland, MI

    2nd Annual
    Trivia Night in the Park

    Theme - The Buzz About Bugs: Insect Chemistry is back for 2022!

    Click here to download a PDF on all the details!

    K-12 Illustrated Poetry Contest

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    Next Board Meeting May 9th

    Click to see full list of those honored.

    Awardees announced May 4th.

    ACS is proud to present educational
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    ACS Educational Videos Are Available!

Historical Exhibit

The Midland ACS Centennial Exhibit opened May 11, 2019 and closed December 22, 2019.

During that time, the gallery was open for visits on many weekends and throughout non-holiday weekdays. In addition, the exhibit was the venue for 14 group visits, and the following FREE adjunct events:

  • A chemistry stamp display and envelope cancellation event
  • Inventor’s forum
  • Senior chemist lunch with movie and speaker
  • Hands-on activities with polystsyrene foam
  • Halloween/National Chemistry Week hands-on event
  • Sam Kean presentation and Section Volunteer Appreciation
  • Hands-on activities with Saran wrap and other films
  • Holiday Science hands-on activities

The exhibit effort received National ACS recognition in the form of awards for Outstanding Senior
Chemist Activity, Promotion of Ethics in Chemistry and Outstanding Public Relations.

Future Plans

Plans are in place to open a new installation of the exhibit at Rowe Hall at Central Michigan University in
2021. Please continue to check the centennial website (www.midlandacs100.org), for current
information and relevant historical articles.

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