(Elizabeth City, NC) Join the Museum of the Albemarle on Wednesday, June 16, from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon learning about the Coast Guard H-60 helicopter.
Participants will learn facts about the H-60 Sikorsky Helicopter, envision the size by measuring out a rotor blade and the length of the helicopter, talk to crew members from Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City and make a model using creative art. A snack will be provided. Limited space and registration is required, open to children completing 1st through 4th grades. A completed registration form and payment are necessary to have guaranteed registration. The fee is $5.00 per participant. This program is co-sponsored by Sikorsky: A United Technologies Company. For more information call 252-335-1453.
The Museum of the Albemarle is located at 501 South Water Street, Elizabeth City, NC. (252) 335-1453. Find us on Facebook! Hours are Tuesday through Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, Sunday 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm. Closed Mondays and State Holidays. Serving Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Gates, Hertford, Hyde, Northampton, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell and Washington counties, the museum is the northeast regional history museum of the North Carolina Division of State History Museums within the NC. Department of Cultural Resources, the state agency with the mission to enrich lives and communities and the vision to harness the state’s cultural resources to build North Carolina’s social, cultural and economic future. Information is available 24/7 at www.ncculture.com