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PlayTime Pop-Ups: Spinning Play 10:00 am
PlayTime Pop-Ups: Spinning Play
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Free for members or with general admission Come out to play, create, and imagine in Cape Fear Museum’s newest exhibit, PlayTime! Engage with museum educators in these short, drop-in programs. ... Read More »
PlayTime Pop-Ups: Spinning Play 2:00 pm
PlayTime Pop-Ups: Spinning Play
Aug 1 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Free for members or with general admission Come out to play, create, and imagine in Cape Fear Museum’s newest exhibit, PlayTime! Engage with museum educators in these short, drop-in programs. ... Read More »
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PlayTime Pop-Ups: Spinning Play 10:00 am
PlayTime Pop-Ups: Spinning Play
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Free for members or with general admission Come out to play, create, and imagine in Cape Fear Museum’s newest exhibit, PlayTime! Engage with museum educators in these short, drop-in programs. ... Read More »
PlayTime Pop-Ups: Spinning Play 2:00 pm
PlayTime Pop-Ups: Spinning Play
Aug 2 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Free for members or with general admission Come out to play, create, and imagine in Cape Fear Museum’s newest exhibit, PlayTime! Engage with museum educators in these short, drop-in programs. ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Jungle Fun 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Jungle Fun
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet your friends in Museum Park for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. FREE and perfect for children ... Read More »
Planetarium Adventures: Explore 2:00 pm
Planetarium Adventures: Explore
Aug 3 @ 2:00 pm – 2:27 pm
Free for members or with general admission Cool off and enjoy an exciting full-dome film in Cape Fear Museum’s digital planetarium most Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons. These family-friendly programs ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Jungle Fun 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Jungle Fun
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet your friends in Museum Park for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments, and play games related to a weekly theme. FREE and perfect for children ... Read More »
Planetarium Adventures: Explore 2:00 pm
Planetarium Adventures: Explore
Aug 4 @ 2:00 pm – 2:27 pm
Free for members or with general admission Cool off and enjoy an exciting full-dome film in Cape Fear Museum’s digital planetarium most Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons. These family-friendly programs ... Read More »
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Residents’ Free Day 1:00 pm
Residents’ Free Day
Aug 5 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
New Hanover County residents are admitted free to the Museum the first Sunday of every month.
Talk: History Through a House 2:30 pm
Talk: History Through a House
Aug 5 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Join Gareth Evans, executive director of the Bellamy Mansion Museum of History and Design Arts, as he explores Wilmington through the lens of one of the city’s most iconic historic ... Read More »
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Lego Workshop: WeDo 10:00 am
Lego Workshop: WeDo
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Get creative with a LEGO MINDSTORM® robot. Work with Museum Educators to build and program a simple robot or use your imagination to create a more complex one. Appropriate for ... Read More »
Lego Workshop: Mindstorm 1:00 pm
Lego Workshop: Mindstorm
Aug 7 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Get creative with a LEGO MINDSTORM® robot. Work with Museum Educators to build and program a simple robot or use your imagination to create a more complex one. Appropriate for ... Read More »
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PlayTime Pop-Ups: Robot Toys 10:00 am
PlayTime Pop-Ups: Robot Toys
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Free for members or with general admission Come out to play, create, and imagine in Cape Fear Museum’s newest exhibit, PlayTime! Engage with museum educators in these short, drop-in programs. ... Read More »
PlayTime Pop-Ups: Robot Toys 2:00 pm
PlayTime Pop-Ups: Robot Toys
Aug 8 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Free for members or with general admission Come out to play, create, and imagine in Cape Fear Museum’s newest exhibit, PlayTime! Engage with museum educators in these short, drop-in programs. ... Read More »
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PlayTime Pop-Ups: Robot Toys 10:00 am
PlayTime Pop-Ups: Robot Toys
Aug 9 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Free for members or with general admission Come out to play, create, and imagine in Cape Fear Museum’s newest exhibit, PlayTime! Engage with museum educators in these short, drop-in programs. ... Read More »
PlayTime Pop-Ups: Robot Toys 2:00 pm
PlayTime Pop-Ups: Robot Toys
Aug 9 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Free for members or with general admission Come out to play, create, and imagine in Cape Fear Museum’s newest exhibit, PlayTime! Engage with museum educators in these short, drop-in programs. ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Nursery Rhyme Science 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Nursery Rhyme Science
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet your friends in Museum Park for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. FREE and perfect for children ... Read More »
Planetarium Adventures: Extrasolar Planets: Discovering New Worlds 2:00 pm
Planetarium Adventures: Extrasolar Planets: Discovering New Worlds
Aug 10 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Free for members or with general admission Cool off and enjoy an exciting full-dome film in Cape Fear Museum’s digital planetarium most Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons. These family-friendly programs ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Nursery Rhyme Science 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Nursery Rhyme Science
Aug 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet your friends in Museum Park for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. FREE and perfect for children ... Read More »
Planetarium Adventures: Extrasolar Planets: Discovering New Worlds 2:00 pm
Planetarium Adventures: Extrasolar Planets: Discovering New Worlds
Aug 11 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Free for members or with general admission Cool off and enjoy an exciting full-dome film in Cape Fear Museum’s digital planetarium most Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons. These family-friendly programs ... Read More »
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Planetarium Adventures: Extrasolar Planets: Discovering New Worlds 2:00 pm
Planetarium Adventures: Extrasolar Planets: Discovering New Worlds
Aug 12 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Free for members or with general admission Cool off and enjoy an exciting full-dome film in Cape Fear Museum’s digital planetarium most Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons. These family-friendly programs ... Read More »
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PlayTime Pop-Ups: Puzzles 10:00 am
PlayTime Pop-Ups: Puzzles
Aug 15 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Free for members or with general admission Come out to play, create, and imagine in Cape Fear Museum’s newest exhibit, PlayTime! Engage with museum educators in these short, drop-in programs. ... Read More »
PlayTime Pop-Ups: Puzzles 2:00 pm
PlayTime Pop-Ups: Puzzles
Aug 15 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Free for members or with general admission Come out to play, create, and imagine in Cape Fear Museum’s newest exhibit, PlayTime! Engage with museum educators in these short, drop-in programs. ... Read More »
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PlayTime Pop-Ups: Puzzles 10:00 am
PlayTime Pop-Ups: Puzzles
Aug 16 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Free for members or with general admission Come out to play, create, and imagine in Cape Fear Museum’s newest exhibit, PlayTime! Engage with museum educators in these short, drop-in programs. ... Read More »
PlayTime Pop-Ups: Puzzles 2:00 pm
PlayTime Pop-Ups: Puzzles
Aug 16 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Free for members or with general admission Come out to play, create, and imagine in Cape Fear Museum’s newest exhibit, PlayTime! Engage with museum educators in these short, drop-in programs. ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure (planetarium film) 10:00 am
Little Explorers: One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure (planetarium film)
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet your friends in Museum Park for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. FREE and perfect for children ... Read More »
Planetarium Adventures: We Choose Space 2:00 pm
Planetarium Adventures: We Choose Space
Aug 17 @ 2:00 pm – 2:24 pm
Free for members or with general admission Cool off and enjoy an exciting full-dome film in Cape Fear Museum’s digital planetarium most Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons. These family-friendly programs ... Read More »
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Project Learning Tree Workshop 9:00 am
Project Learning Tree Workshop
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Help your students develop critical thinking skills to explore the natural and human-made world around them. Project Learning Tree (PLT) provides resources for integrating literacy, science, technology, engineering, art, and ... Read More »
Little Explorers: One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure (planetarium film) 10:00 am
Little Explorers: One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure (planetarium film)
Aug 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet your friends in Museum Park for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. FREE and perfect for children ... Read More »
Planetarium Adventures: We Choose Space 2:00 pm
Planetarium Adventures: We Choose Space
Aug 18 @ 2:00 pm – 2:24 pm
Free for members or with general admission Cool off and enjoy an exciting full-dome film in Cape Fear Museum’s digital planetarium most Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons. These family-friendly programs ... Read More »
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Planetarium Adventures: We Choose Space 2:00 pm
Planetarium Adventures: We Choose Space
Aug 19 @ 2:00 pm – 2:24 pm
Free for members or with general admission Cool off and enjoy an exciting full-dome film in Cape Fear Museum’s digital planetarium most Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons. These family-friendly programs ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Planes, Trains and Automobiles 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Planes, Trains and Automobiles
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet your friends in Museum Park for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. FREE and perfect for children ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Planes, Trains and Automobiles 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Planes, Trains and Automobiles
Aug 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet your friends in Museum Park for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. FREE and perfect for children ... Read More »
Discovery Lab: Ocean Science 2:00 pm
Discovery Lab: Ocean Science
Aug 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Ignite your curiosity! Discover history, science and cultures of the Lower Cape Fear through hands-on exploration and fun science labs. Themes vary. Ideal for ages 5 and up. Drop in ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Color Science 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Color Science
Aug 31 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet your friends in Museum Park for fun hands-on activities! Enjoy interactive circle time, conduct exciting experiments and play games related to a weekly theme. FREE and perfect for children ... Read More »
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