MCHS Education & Outreach Programs

Enhance your appreciation of Midland’s unique history!

Heritage Series Programs

Historical, musical, educational and participative programs designed to enhance your appreciation of the role Midland County plays in our collective histories. Presented four times a year at Heritage Park. Past topics include Michigan history, Victorian gardening, antiques and collectibles.

Upcoming Heritage Series Programs

Fireside Chats

Join a group of local residents at Heritage Park as they share memories of yesteryear. Participants are invited to listen, learn and join in with questions or memories of their own.

Upcoming Fireside Chats

Civil War Outreach Program

$50 for 1 classroom, $35 for each additional class plus travel (see chart below)

Need a program close to home? Let us transport you and your students back in time through hands-on materials and resources that will leave them inspired and possessing the knowledge to write a creative account of what life was like during this historic era!

Designed for 4th grade students, but can be customized for other students.

Email our Education Department for more information.

Historical Presentations by History Director

MCHS Director Gary Skory brings our area’s rich history to classrooms and civic groups in the Great Lakes Bay Region. His informative and entertaining talks bring to life historical events and topics of regional interest.

Designed for grade 8 through adult; can be customized for younger students.

Email our MCHS Director for more information.

Travel Fees for Outreach Programs

Outreach Travel Pricing by County

$40 Midland  County; NO TRAVEL costs for programs within city of Midland
$55 Bay, Gladwin,  Northern Gratiot: (St. Louis only)
$65 Saginaw, Isabella, Claire, Arenac
$75 Southern Gratiot, Shiawassee,  N.W. Tuscola: (Caro only)
$100 Genesee, Ogema,  Mecosta,  Tuscola: Cass City & Mayville, Osceola
$110 Roscommon, Montcalm,  Lapeer
$150 Kalkaska,  Oscoda, Iosco, Huron, Sanilac

All other counties please contact us for travel costs.