Boat in a Day class

Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center 322 Front Street, Beaufort

Each participating team assembles a prepared kit for a small flat-bottomed plywood boat suitable for paddling in this course, held in the N.C. Maritime Museum in Beaufort’s Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center. The boat is 12’ long, 32” wide, and weighs about 40 lbs. Each...

$540 – $600

Blood Drive

North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort 315 Front St., Beaufort

The museum is partnering with the American Red Cross to host a blood drive. Those who donate will receive a $5 Amazon gift card & receive one entry for a chance to win a $15 or a $25 gift card to Google Play. Bring a...

Introduction to Wooden Boat Building

Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center 322 Front Street, Beaufort

In this two-day hands-on course, students will explore the art of boat building from start to finish. Begin with the design and lofting of boats and move on to the setup, steam bending and different methods of creating the backbone of small boats. In addition,...

$153 – $170

Boat in a Day class

Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center 322 Front Street, Beaufort

Each participating team assembles a prepared kit for a small flat-bottomed plywood boat suitable for paddling in this course, held in the N.C. Maritime Museum in Beaufort’s Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center. The boat is 12’ long, 32” wide, and weighs about 40 lbs. Each...

$540 – $600

Preschool Storytime & Crafts

North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort 315 Front St., Beaufort

Students entering preschool are invited to join us for a free program that includes a story, estuarine critter observation and a related craft. Advance registration is required. To register, call 252-504-7740.

Free

Introduction to Wooden Boat Building

Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center 322 Front Street, Beaufort

Explore the art of boat building from start to finish during a two-day, hands-on course at the North Carolina Maritime Museum’s Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center. The course, which will be held June 26 and 27, begins with the design and lofting of boats and...

$153 – $170

Great 4th Race

Taylors Creek Beaufort

Traditionally-rigged sailing craft will rally to celebrate the historic voyages that carried news of the signing of the Declaration of Independence to the Outer Banks. Boats will gather in Taylors Creek between 9 a.m. and 10 a.m. The event is free; however, registration is required...

Free
Recurring

Introduction to Wooden Boat Building

Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center 322 Front Street, Beaufort

Explore the art of boat building from start to finish during a two-day, hands-on course at the North Carolina Maritime Museum’s Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center. The course, which will be held June 26 and 27, begins with the design and lofting of boats and...

$153 – $170

Boat in a Day class

Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center 322 Front Street, Beaufort

Each participating team assembles a prepared kit for a small flat-bottomed plywood boat suitable for paddling in this course, held in the N.C. Maritime Museum in Beaufort’s Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center. The boat is 12’ long, 32” wide, and weighs about 40 lbs. Each...

$540 – $600

14th annual Crab Cake Cook-off

Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center 322 Front Street, Beaufort

Taste delicious crab cakes made by four volunteer guest chefs, and vote on your favorite at this museum fundraiser at the Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center. The event also has a slaw taste-off. The ticketed event is open to the Friends of the Museum Members...

Summer Science School: Seashore Life I

North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort 315 Front St., Beaufort

Students entering grades 1 and 2 will get to investigate coastal marine life of the tidal flats, salt marshes and sounds on local islands during this two-day class that runs from 9 a.m. to noon each day. The field-based classes include ferry ride, barrier island...

$60

Exploring Coastal Habitats

North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort 315 Front St., Beaufort

Join Associate Education Curator Benjamin Wunderly to discover the various plants and animals of the salt marsh and tidal flats at the Rachel Carson Reserve. The guided hike will take you through the different habitats found on Town Marsh and Bird Shoal. Cost is $20....

$20