How might we empower the next generation to solve the complex challenges of tomorrow? Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum invites educators and non-profit organizations to equip themselves with powerful tools for building 21st Century Skills. Through interactive activities grounded in design, design process, and design stories, you will explore strategies that engage youth, promote critical thinking, and foster creative problem-solving skills. You will also learn how to access and use free resources through Cooper Hewitt and the Smithsonian.

Light refreshments will be served.

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Note that street parking is available, but limited.

Woodward Gardens Garage

25W Alexandrine Street


Detroit, MI 48201

Hours of operation: 7:00am- 11:00pm. Monday – Friday.

Rates: Each 30 min. = $1 / Max = $5

Cash only.