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              


June 2
Sailor Tattoos:
 Create your own tattoos and understand the importance of them in naval life.  

June 9
Origami Boats:
 Build your own paper ship by folding origami and taking it home.  

June 16
Make Your Own Telescope:
 Learn how telescopes were used at sea for navigation and make your own. 

June 23
Signal Flags:
 Find out how ships used flags to communicate and create your own message. 

June 30
Create Your Own Flag:
 Learn more about the history and importance of flags and make your own. 


July 7
Paper Sub:
 Ever wonder what the different parts of a submarine are? Learn all about it and create your own submarine. 

July 14
Sailor Diary:
 Create your own personal sailor diary and get a glimpse into life at sea for sailors. 

July 21
Sea Dragons:
 What did sailors think of sea monsters? Learn about these mythical creatures and create your own sea dragon.  

July 28
A Sailor's Good Luck Charm:
 What were some of the superstitions sailors believed in while at sea? Find out, and create your own lucky charm.