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SUPER SPARKS: ALL ACCESS PROGRAM


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Super Sparks: All Access Field Trip Days, second Tuesday of each month 
from Oct – June 2018
MiSci is hosting field trip days, which will feature adaptive planetarium shows, hands-on STEM fairs hosted by partner organizations, and teacher professional development webinars. Teachers interested in scheduling a Field Trip, please call 313.577.8400, Option 5.

 

 

Presenters complete a demonstration on the Science StageSuper Sparks: All Access Family Days, first Sunday of each month from Nov – June 2018
MiSci is opening their doors early from 10 am – noon exclusively for special needs families. This opportunity is included in the price of general admission and will feature adaptive shows, explainer demonstrations and more.

ACCESSIBILITY RESOURCES

Wheelchairs and sound guard headphones are available for rental at the front desk, a driver’s license. For guests with sensory sensitivities, sensory friendly maps are available at the front desk, noting flashing noises, loud sounds, and quiet spaces.

Prepare for your visit by downloading our Michigan Science Center Social Story.

Make your trip even more exciting by downloading one of our scavenger hunts:

ACCESSIBILITY ACCOMMODATIONS

OFFERINGAVAILABLE?
LIMITED MOBILITY
Accessible ParkingYes
Accessible EntranesYes
Drop-off Zone(s)Yes
Accessible RestroomsYes
Motorized Scooter RentalsYes
Benches / Seating in Public AreasYes
Blind / Low Vision
Screen Reader-Optimized WebsiteYes
Deaf / Hard of Hearing
Assisitive Listening DevicesYes, available for most theater shows by request
Transcripts for AudioYes, available by request
Autism / Sensory Sensitive
Autism Training for StaffYes
Social StoriesYes
Sensory-Friendly Hours / DaysYes, every second Tuesday during school year, every first Sunday
Designated Quiet SpacesYes, available by request
Noise-Cancelling Headphones / EarplugsYes
Developmental / Learning Disabilities
Program / OfferingYes, adapted theater performances available by request during Super Sparks programming
Other
Gender Neutral / Unisex Restroom(s)Yes
Family Restroom(s)Yes
Nursing RoomYes

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