Visiting A Museum is Great For Kids – Museum Day Live coming March 12, 2016!

The Smithsonian Institute is hosting an event on Saturday, March 12th, 2016 in honor of woman’s history month. The Institute is encouraging all women to come enjoy a day of fun and hands-on learning at hundreds of Smithsonian Affiliated Institutions around the country such as libraries, zoo’s, aquariums, and science-centers all free of charge for the day.

The Smithsonian Institute acknowledges feats of achievement women have accomplished recently such as increased graduation rates at 4-year colleges and universities. Statistics such as a 3.1% increase in Latin women, 2.7% increase for American Indian\Alaskan Native women, 2.1% increase for Asian women, and 0.9% increase for African American women. The Institute hopes to be able to better provide opportunities for women to connect content that they learn in school to their lives and communities.

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Visit Your Favorite Museum or Cultural Center on Museum Day Live!

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