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Mackinaw City Job Fair

Mackinaw City Recreation Center 507 W. Central Ave., Mackinaw City, MI, United States

Employers click the link below for registration form.  Booth space is FREE. 3.18.23 Mackinaw Job Fair Employer Registration Form

Headlands International Dark Sky Park Program Series

Headlands International Dark Sky Park

Aurora Chasers Workshop – Headlands International Dark Sky Park – 3/16/24 – 12pm - Join us on March 16 for the 2nd Annual Michigan Aurora Chasers Workshop! Registration is required, but the event is free. Dinner will be provided at an additional cost. Register at the link: https://events.eventzilla.net/e/michigan-aurora-chasersworkshop2138611316?fbclid=IwAR2B6lwzsUb_131RQi9OObFVHD71h5yoOgoo9Un7CSAd-UPMWbxmgXuSifQ

Headlands International Dark Sky Park Program Series

Headlands International Dark Sky Park

Listening in the Dark: Soundscapes in the Night Sky – Headlands International Dark Sky Park – 5/15/24 – 9pm – Good Hart Artist Residency, the Headlands International Dark Sky Park, and Little Traverse Conservancy offer a chance to sharpen the senses with Good Hart Artist Residency Composer-in-Residence Susan Mayo. Mayo is a soundscape artist, composer, […]

Headlands International Dark Sky Park Program Series

Headlands International Dark Sky Park

The OSIRIS-REx Mission- Headlands International Dark Sky Park – 5/22/24 – 7pm – 8pm - Join us at the Waterfront Event Center for a presentation on OSIRIS-REx, the first U.S. mission to collect a sample from an asteroid. It returned to Earth on Sept. 24, 2023, to drop off material from asteroid Bennu. The spacecraft […]

Memorial Weekend Activities in Mackinaw City

Saturday, May 25th 9:00 am - Colonial Michilimackinac opens 9:30 am - Michilimackinac Voyageurs' Shoot - A demonstration & competition of 18th century firearms @ Windmill Farms Range 1:00 pm - Mackinaw City's Grand Memorial Parade - The largest Memorial Parade in the State of Michigan.  Parade route begins at the Straits State Dock, travels […]

Headlands International Dark Sky Park Program Series

Headlands International Dark Sky Park

Navigating Through The Night Sky- Headlands International Dark Sky Park – 5/29/24 – 7pm – 8pm - Finding objects in the night sky using prominent stars and constellations can be a rewarding and awe-inspiring experience for stargazers. Using well-known constellations, we use their key stars as reference points to navigate the surrounding celestial expanse. Star-hopping […]

Headlands International Dark Sky Park Program Series

Headlands International Dark Sky Park

The Experience of “Totality” – Headlands International Dark Sky Park – 6/5/24 – 7pm – 8pm - Join us and NASA JPL Ambassador, Mick Groszko, at the Headlands Waterfront Event Center for a look back at “Totality”, the total solar eclipse from April 8th, 2024. https://www.facebook.com/events/1078872036566009/

Headlands International Dark Sky Park Program Series

Headlands International Dark Sky Park

Comets and Broom Stars of the Night Sky with Kevin Dehne – Headlands International Dark Sky Park – 6/6/24 – 7pm – 8pm - Join us at the Headlands Waterfront Event Center where Kevin Dehne will be discussing a brief history of comets, how best to observe them, and the equipment needed for observation. This […]

Headlands International Dark Sky Park Program Series

Headlands International Dark Sky Park

Introduction to Astronomy with Angie Morthland – Headlands International Dark Sky Park – 6/26/24 – 8pm – 9pm - Are you interested in celestial objects, space, and what the universe has to offer as a whole? Join Angie Morthland at the Headlands Waterfront Event Center for a fun introduction to Astronomy fit for all ages! […]

Headlands International Dark Sky Park Program Series

Headlands International Dark Sky Park

Satellites, Starlink, and Space Junk with Aurelian Balan – Headlands International Dark Sky Park – 7/11/24 – 8pm – 9pm - Remember gazing at the Milky Way and wishing on a shooting star? You might be wishing on a SpaceX Starlink satellite instead! The number of satellites orbiting Earth is skyrocketing, driven by ambitious projects […]

Headlands International Dark Sky Park Program Series

Headlands International Dark Sky Park

See The Northern Lights! Make Your Dream A Reality – Headlands International Dark Sky Park – 7/15/24 – 7pm - Seeing the northern lights is a top bucket list item across the world. While the aurora is always present somewhere across the planet, knowing when and where to find the mysterious lights is challenging. A […]

Totality! Solar Eclipse 2024 w/Kevin Dehne

Headlands International Dark Sky Park

Introduction to Astrophotography – Headlands International Dark Sky Park – 7/24/24 – 8:30pm – 9:30pm - Learn the basics of Astrophotography with an introductory session lead by NASA/JPL Ambassadors, Rod Cortright and Mick Groszko. https://www.facebook.com/events/703057238317300/