Wednesday, June 30, 2010

July 2010 - Port Discover’s Second Saturday Science Presents the Aging of Fish

Contact: LuAnne Pendergraft, 252-335-3844,

How can you tell the age of a fish?

Port Discover’s Second Saturday Science

Presents the Aging of Fish, Saturday, July 10

Elizabeth City, NC — How old do fish get to be? How can you tell the age of a fish? Jeremy McCargo, wildlife biologist with the NC Wildlife Resources Commission presents, “Aging of Fish” at Port Discover’s Second Saturday Science, July 10 at 11:00 am. The program will include demonstrations on how to determine the age of fish and will teach children about the parts of fish.

Second Saturday Science is free, thanks to the program sponsor, Gateway Bank. Please call 252-338-6117 to reserve a spot.

Port Discover is located at 611 East Main Street, Elizabeth City, North Carolina. Port Discover’s Port Discover’s hours Tuesday through Friday are 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm and Saturday 10:00 am – 4:00 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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