August 16, 2019 3pm-4:30pm Alden B. Dow Home and Studio Archive and Theater 315 Post Street, Midland MI Cost $15 All aboard for a special program devoted to Alden B. Dow’s love of trains at the Home & Studio on Friday, August 16, at 3:00 pm! An enthusiastic scale model train collector, Mr. Dow acquired […]
Mid-Century Modern Midland: Francis “Red” Warner Architectural Showcase Sunday, June 30, 2019 1-3pm This showcase will feature self-guided tours of three Warner structures Advanced ticket sales only. $20 per person. You will not be able to purchase tickets the day of the event. Guest to provide their own transportation to structures. [maxbutton id=”2″ text=”Click to […]
2019 Architecture and Design Summer Camps at The Alden B. Dow Home and Studio.
As adults drop children off at our Architecture and Design Summer Camps, they excitedly express a wish to stay and join in all of the fun and creativity. Well, now YOU can! The Alden B. Dow Home and Studio has created an adult camp that contains many of the playful activities enjoyed by our younger […]
As President of the Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow Foundation, Alden B. Dow wrote a letter to Midland’s city manager in 1950 expressing the Foundation’s wish to finance the design and construction of a new public library to be situated in what then was the family’s apple orchard at the corner of Eastman Road […]
All camps, weather permitting, include canoeing around the Alden B. Dow Home and Studio and access to special areas of the site not included on regular tours. All camps are independent curriculum, meaning campers do not need to attend one camp as a prerequistite to attend the others, and may attend both in their grade […]