Bay City, Michigan 48706
Front Page Photo of the Day Subscribe About Us
www.mybaycity.com March 4, 2012
Schools Article 6795

School Tours 2012 at Thumb Octagon Barn

March 4, 2012       Leave A Comment
By: O. J. Cunningham

Printer Friendly Story View

Thumb Octagon Barn
 

School Tours@ Thumb Octagon Barn Mission statement: "Today, Everyday...Educating... Improving...Renovating ...Working....To Save History For Tomorrow's Future!"

Educators, sign up now to reserve a date and time for your students to attend the 17th annual School Tours at Thumb Octagon Barn, Gagetown. This educational field trip - for PreSchool Through 8th Grade Students - allows the children to participate in up to 24 of stations, based on age/grade levels, that depict rural Michigan in the early 1900's.

There will also be lots of live farm animals in the Barn! The guided tours will be held during the school day on Wednesday, May 9th, Thursday, May 10th, and Friday, May 11th. Tours take about 4 1/2 hours, but shorter tours can be scheduled to meet the needs of the students and their schedules; each student/chaperone brings their own lunch/beverage.

Tours begin at 8:30 AM and every half hour thereafter with last tour at 1 PM each day. Donation is $2.00 per student and each chaperone. Themes for the 17th annual School Tours are the Potato Industry and Country Schools. In 2011, over 1150 students took part in the educational guided tours!

Using web site, (thumboctagonbarn.org) reserve a time for your students to attend; go to "Events," then scroll down to School Tours 2012, fill out form and e-mail it. OR contact: Diane Rapson Gabil, chairperson, School Tours 2012, (drapsongabil@chartermi.net or 989-892-3105)

Also additional volunteers are always desired to help with a variety of jobs needed to make the educational trip for the students even better! Contact Diane for more information.



Printer Friendly Story View
Schools Article 6795
Agree? or Disagree?


O. J. Cunningham

O. J. Cunningham is the Publisher of MyBayCity.com. Cunningham previously published Sports Page & Bay City Enterprise. He is the President/CEO of OJ Advertising, Inc.

More from O. J. Cunningham

Send This Story to a Friend!       Letter to the editor       Link to this Story
Printer-Friendly Story View


--- Advertisments ---
     


0200 Nd: 10-19-2014 d 4 cpr 0





SPONSORED LINKS

LOCAL LINKS
(Ads not affiliated with Google)




Ads By MyBayCity.com
Millar's TV & Appliance - (989) 686-2661
Click Here to Visit Our Websit
721 N Euclid Ave, Bay City, MI 48706 -

Ads By MyBayCity.com
Historical Press - By Dave Rogers
Purchase Your Copy Today!
http://www.amazon.com/D.Laurence-Rogers/e/B001KCA8ZY/ref=ntt_athr_dp_pel_pop_1

Ads By MyBayCity.com
Gower Report
http://www.gowerreport.com
Check It Out





Designed at OJ Advertising, Inc. (V3) (v3) Software by Mid-Michigan Computer Consultants
Bay City, Michigan USA
All Photographs and Content Copyright © 1998 - 2014 by OJA/MMCC. They may be used by permission only.
P3V3-0200 (1) 0   UserID:Default   Type:reader   PubID:mbC   NewspaperID:noPaperID   pid:1560   pd:11-18-2012   nd:2014-10-19   ax:2014-10-23   Site:5   ArticleID:6795
CCBot/2.0 (http://commoncrawl.org/faq/)