- Published on Wednesday, 05 December 2012 20:55
- Written by Super User
• Learning Center - In the Learning Center on Saturdays, the whole family can conduct experiments, explore artifacts, play fun games, and create exciting tools and toys to take home. Parental participation is required.
• December – Explore the Civil War - Dates: Saturday, December 8, 15, 22, 29 from 1-4 PM for all ages. Fee: Free for members or with Museum admission. What was life like in the 1860s? Investigate the contents of a Civil War soldier’s haversack and consider how the items compare to things you use daily. Use a cipher disk to create and crack secret codes. Make your own flag and play a Civil War-era game.
Cape Fear Skies
3-2-1-Blast off! Cape Fear Skies offers your family a realistic planetarium experience the third Sunday of each month. Venture into outer space as you hear mythical tales and explore stars, planets, and more. Parental participation is required.
• December - Earth, Moon, and Sun - Date: Sunday, December 16, Times: 1:30, 2:30 & 3:30 PM for all ages. Fee: Free for members or with Museum admission. Venture into our portable planetarium and investigate how Earth, the moon, and the sun work together. Observe eclipses, moon phases, and more.
Grown-up Game Night - Date: Friday, December 7 from 7-10:00 PM. Fee: $5 for members; $7 for non-members. Take a break from holiday shopping and get your game on! Choose from classics or brand new games. Admission includes access to great games (instructions if needed!), snacks, drinks, and a visit to the Museum’s galleries.