Calendar

CAPE FEAR MUSEUM IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED.

Please note that programs listed on our calendar will take place at ALTERNATE LOCATIONS until further notice.

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Museum Closed
Museum Closed
Oct 1 all-day
Cape Fear Museum is closed on Mondays.
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Planetarium Adventures 3:30 pm
Planetarium Adventures
Oct 2 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Cool off and enjoy an exciting full-dome film in Cape Fear Museum’s digital planetarium. These family-friendly programs are fun and appropriate for all ages. Space is limited and adult participation ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Apples to Apples 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Apples to Apples
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet your friends 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 ages 3 to ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Apples to Apples 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Apples to Apples
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet your friends 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 ages 3 to ... Read More »
Engineering Challenge: Stomp Rockets 2:00 pm
Engineering Challenge: Stomp Rockets
Oct 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Think like an engineer at this FREE event! Design, build and test a prototype of your creation. Drop in anytime from 2 to 3 PM to put your skills to ... Read More »
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Museum Closed
Museum Closed
Oct 8 all-day
Cape Fear Museum is closed on Mondays.
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Cape Fear Wild 10:00 am
Cape Fear Wild
Oct 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for circle time to explore the frog life cycle, beaver adaptations and two types of local foxes. Enjoy family activity stations to examine real furs from local wild ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: My Place in Space 10:00 am
Little Explorers: My Place in Space
Oct 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet your friends 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 ages 3 to ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: My Place in Space 10:00 am
Little Explorers: My Place in Space
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet your friends 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 ages 3 to ... Read More »
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Museum Closed
Museum Closed
Oct 15 all-day
Cape Fear Museum is closed on Mondays.
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Planetarium Adventures 3:30 pm
Planetarium Adventures
Oct 16 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Cool off and enjoy an exciting full-dome film in Cape Fear Museum’s portable, digital planetarium. These family-friendly programs are fun and appropriate for all ages. Space is limited and adult ... Read More »
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It’s Electric! 3:30 pm
It’s Electric!
Oct 17 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Experience a real lightbulb moment with Snap Circuits®, discover how a switch works and explore conductors and insulators.  Do humans conduct electricity? Participate in a fun, safe experiment with a ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Pumpkins 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Pumpkins
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet your friends 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 ages 3 to ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Pumpkins 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Pumpkins
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet your friends 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 ages 3 to ... Read More »
Discovery Lab: Slime 2:00 pm
Discovery Lab: Slime
Oct 20 @ 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. Drop in between 2 PM and 3 PM for Discovery ... Read More »
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Museum Closed
Museum Closed
Oct 22 all-day
Cape Fear Museum is closed on Mondays.
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What’s Brewing in Science: Facial Recognition Software 7:00 pm
What’s Brewing in Science: Facial Recognition Software
Oct 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
How does facial recognition technology work? Have you ever thought about the human biases programmed into artificial intelligence? In a world that is increasingly reliant on automated systems, what are ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Puppets 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Puppets
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet your friends 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 ages 3 to ... Read More »
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Little Explorers: Puppets 10:00 am
Little Explorers: Puppets
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Meet your friends 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 ages 3 to ... Read More »
Planetarium Adventures: Incoming 2:00 pm
Planetarium Adventures: Incoming
Oct 27 @ 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 portable, digital planetarium. These family-friendly programs are fun and appropriate for ... Read More »
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Museum Closed
Museum Closed
Oct 29 all-day
Cape Fear Museum is closed on Mondays.
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