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SCHEDULE OF SUMMER SHORTS 2019
Choose from these 60-minute adventures featuring hands-on activities and a take-home creation.  Available June 17–August 16 for groups of 10 or more children, ages preschool to 12. (Available as outreach for groups of 20 or more children. Additional mileage fees may apply.)

Weather Wise
What’s up with the weather!? Hold a tornado, capture a cloud and make it rain inside.

Game On!
Get your game on! Play games from various eras and make your own game to take home.  

Pirates, Ahoy!
Ahoy mateys! Uncover the secrets of pirates who once sailed along the Cape Fear coast.

Cape Fear Critters
Investigate creatures of the Lower Cape Fear. Make tracks, examine furs and discover what teeth can tell us.

SCHEDULE OF SUMMER SHORTS PLANETARIUM SHOWS 2019
The following planetarium shows are offered at the museum on Fridays:

One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure [27 min]
Journey from Sesame Street to the moon with Big Bird, Elmo and Hu Hu Zhu, a Muppet from China.

Flight Adventures [22 min]
Discover the science of aeronautics and the history of famous inventors and aviators.

Habitat Earth [25 min]
Explore biological and human-built networks to discover the interconnectedness of life on Earth.

PROGRAM INFORMATION & FEES

  • $7 per child; adult group leaders are complimentary
  • 60 minutes (except planetarium shows – show times are listed above)
  • Minimum of 10 children
  • Program fees include admission to explore Museum exhibits

REGISTER
Must pre-register by calling 910-798-4362 or via email at cfmprograms@nhcgov.com.

814 Market Street • Wilmington, NC 28401 • Phone 910-798-4370 • Fax 910-798-4382