Elizabeth City, NC — Science Fair 101 will be the focus of Port Discover’s "Think About It Thursday" in January. Beginning January 3 and continuing every Thursday in January, scientist Maille Lyons will be at Port Discover to help children improve their science fair projects. The program will focus on the fundamentals of the scientific method and will include tips for improving science fair projects. The Think About It Thursday program is offered from 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm. No reservations are required and the program is free.
Port Discover is located at 613 East Main Street. Port Discover’s hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm. Programs can be arranged at other times for special groups. For more information call 252-338-6117 or visit www.PortDiscover.org.
Port Discover is a community-based, non-profit organization, established to enhance the public’s understanding and enjoyment of science through engaging programs, activities, and exhibits. Elizabeth City State University along with the Elizabeth City Area Chamber of Commerce initiated the project that has attracted broad community support, including Elizabeth City Morning Rotary, College of the Albemarle, Albemarle Hospital, Museum of the Albemarle, Elizabeth City Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, and Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools. Port Discover is also a member of the NC Grassroots Science Museum Collaborative.