Wednesday, April 2, 2008

Go Green! At Second Saturday Science Set for Port Discover, April 12

Contact: LuAnne Pendergraft
Phone: 252-335-3844

Go Green! At Second Saturday Science Set for Port Discover, April 12

Elizabeth City, NC — Go Green! at Port Discover’s Second Saturday Science, Saturday, April 12. Master Gardener Bonnie Hanbury-Calliotte will lead an exploration of the world of plant life. What are biomes and food-webs? What are common pollutants and what impact do they have on our environment? How can we make a difference to keep our world cleaner? Spend an hour at Port Discover to learn more about our environment and the role we play. Second Saturday Science is free, thanks to the program sponsor, Gateway Bank. Reservations are required. Programs are scheduled for 9:30 am and 11:00 am.

Second Saturday Science programs are geared toward elementary school aged children. Please call 252-338-6117 for registration.

Port Discover is located at 613 East Main Street, Elizabeth City, North Carolina. 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

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.

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