Grandparents University (MSU): In Praise of Prairie Power

Grandparents University (MSU): In Praise of Prairie Power

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 8:30am to Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 12:00pm
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

MSU Grandparents University is an opportunity for grandparents and grandchildren (ages 8-12) to come together for a three-day educational experience while spending time together on the MSU campus.Participants enjoy the college experience of living in the residence halls, attending classes across campus and sampling the many highlights of MSU. Grandparents University gives alumni a chance to relive their college days while exploring campus and creating lifelong memories with their grandchildren. Grandparents University is organized by the alumni relations professionals within colleges and units across campus. The program is self-supporting and relies entirely on registration fees, donor contributions and sponsor support to cover all expenses.

GLBRC Education Staff will be presenting the following session:

Title: In Praise of Prairie Power

Description: Prairies can can power your car, feed bees and birds, and store carbon in their soil. Come make a prairie bouquet and learn about the surprising benefits of these diverse ecosystems.