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

Summer Science School: Seashore Life II

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

Students entering grades 5 and 6 will investigate estuarine habitats, plants, and animals through field and lab studies. This three-day course, held from 9 a.m. to noon each day, includes a field trip to the Rachel Carson National Estuarine Research Reserve, water quality testing, using microscopes...

$60

Kayak the Salt Marsh

Gallants Channel 293 West Beaufort Road, Beaufort

Join an associate curator for basic kayak instruction and safety lessons on shore followed by a relaxing paddle through a salt marsh. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Participants must know how to swim; some kayak experience is recommended. Cost is $30 ($20...

$20 – $30

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

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

Summer Science School: Pirates

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

Students entering grades 1 and 2 are invited to work with their fearless captain to learn how pirates like Blackbeard lived, dressed, ate and worked. The pirate crew will work together to set the rules of the ship, learn some battle skills with their wooden...

$65

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

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

Kayak the Salt Marsh

Gallants Channel 293 West Beaufort Road, Beaufort

Join Associate Curator Benjamin Wunderly for basic kayak instruction and safety lessons on shore followed by a relaxing paddle through a salt marsh. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Participants must know how to swim; some kayak experience is recommended. Cost is $30...

$20 – $30

Kayak the Salt Marsh

Gallants Channel 293 West Beaufort Road, Beaufort

Join Associate Curator Benjamin Wunderly for basic kayak instruction and safety lessons on shore followed by a relaxing paddle through a salt marsh. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Participants must know how to swim; some kayak experience is recommended. Cost is $30...

$20 – $30

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