Seafarin' Saturday is a chance for children and parents to participate in nautical activities and experience adventures of distant shores. From making pirate battle rattles to sailor valentines, children are sure to dive into fun! Seafarin' Saturdays are perfect for youth groups such as scouts. Seafarin' Saturdays are held every Saturday inside the Museum from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and is free with admission.
May 2 - What Floats Your Boat
Learn about the fascinating science behind boat building.
May 9 - Scrimshaw
Discover the art of the scrimshaw and try your hand at creating your own.
Armed Forces Day, May 16 - Penny Pendant
Create and wear a patriotic pendant to honor the armed forces.
May 23 - Marking Time Bunk Drawings
Imagine you're a sailor on the U.S.N.S. Walker. Create your own bunk drawings and messages to your fellow sailors.
Memorial Day, May 30
The tradition of wearing poppies was inspired by John McCrea's 1915 poem, In Flanders Fields. Create your own poppies in remembrance.