activities and experience adventures of distant shores for the whole family! From making
pirate battle rattles to sailor valentines, children are sure to dive
into fun. Seafarin' Saturdays are held every Saturday inside the Museum
from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. All activities are free with admission.
Seafarin' Saturday Schedule
Map Making: Learn about how maps are created and make one of your own.
Early Explorers: Learn about early explorers like Christopher Columbus.
Signal Flags: Ever wonder how ships communicate with one another? Find out by creating your own signal flag.
Pirate Swords and Hooks: Looking for a last minute Halloween costume? Supply the whole family with one and dress up as a pirate crew.
Invasive Species - Flying Carp: Investigate the dangers and impact of invasive species in our waterways and how you can help.
Penny Pendant: Learn about Veterans Day, why we celebrate it and create your very own penny pendant.
Early Explorers: Learn about what life was like for the early explorers of our region.
Wampum Belt: Who used them and why? You'll even get to create your own wampum belt.
Plastic Bottle Submarine: See how submarines work and build your own with recycled materials.
Ocean Zones: Learn about the Ocean's zones and the creatures that live within them. Plus create an ocean in a bottle which you'll get to take home.
Nautical Knot Ornament: See how sailors tie knots and make your own sailors knot ornament.