Seafarin Saturday

Nautical activities and 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        


November 25 
Wampum Belts: Create your own wampum belt. Learn who used them and what they were for. 


December 2 
Penny Pendants: In remembrance of Pearl Harbor, come to the Museum and create a penny pendant to honor the men and women who were lost on December 7, 1941. 

December 16
Sailor Tattoos: Learn about the meanings behind sailor tattoos and go home with a tattoo of your own creation. 

December 23 
Cork Boat Ornaments: Why do boats float? Learn about buoyancy as you make your own boat ornament out of corks.  

December 30 
Stamped Puckerfish Activity: Learn all about the puckerfish (also known as the puffer fish) and create a fun piece of puckerfish art. 


January 6
TP Tube Submarine: What are all those parts on a submarine? Build your very own submarine and learn all about the vessel. Don't forget to explore Submarine Becuna during your visit. 

January 13 
"I Have A Dream": Celebrate the upcoming Martin Luther King Jr. Day (January 15, 2018) by writing your hopes and dreams for the future. Display your message on our wall for all to see! 

January 20 
Signal Flags: Ever wonder how ships communicated before phones and radios? Learn all about signal flags and create your own message.  

January 27 
Flying Fish: Learn about invasive species as you make your own fish windsock.