March for Science April 22nd Events

The March for Science, in cooperation with the March for Science Washington D.C. and more than 500 marches worldwide, invites all scientists, engineers, architects, science educators and those with a love and respect for science to join us as we march in support of science, scientific research, scientific education and evidence-based policies.

This year, the March will be held in 10 Michigan cities on April 22, 2017.  Times and locations are below:

Alpena – 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. location TBA

Ann Arbor12:00 – 2:00 p.m.  We will start on the Diag at 12, leave the Diag at about 12:45pm. Estimated end time of 2pm, depending on crowd. The exact route will be announced closer to the date. Twitter: @ScienceMarchA2, Email:

Detroit – 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. in Downtown Detroit (Exact March Route TBD but initial gathering location is Hart Plaza).  If you are interested in speaking or would like to help organize the event or have any questions you can contact Jodie Weiler at or Pat Durack at  You can register for the event at:

Houghton – 12:00 – 3:00 p.m. at the Houghton Hancock Lift Bridge

Kalamazoo – 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. location TBA

Lansing – 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. at the Michigan State Capitol, 110 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, Michigan 48933

Marquette – 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. location in Marquette TBA

Midland – 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. at the Carpenter School,1407 W Carpenter St, Midland, Michigan 48640

Petoskey – 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. at the corner of State and Howard

Sault Ste. Marie – 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. location TBA

“The March for Science is an international movement, led by organizers distributed around the globe. This movement is taking place because of the simultaneous realization by thousands of scientists, and science enthusiasts that staying silent is no longer an option.” – March for Science International Website

For more information about all the marches, please contact the March for Science Website at:

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