(Elizabeth City, NC) The Museum of the Albemarle will host “Jingle Bells are Rocking at Museum of the Albemarle” on Friday, December 10, 2010 from 10:00 am until 11:00 am for three to five year olds accompanied by an adult. An afternoon program is offered for older school age children from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. Each program’s fee is $18.00 per child or $16.00 per child for FOMOA member if registered by November 28. After November 28, the program fee is $20.00 per person or $18.00 per person for FOMOA member. These programs have limited openings, so register early! Participants will learn the history of gingerbread at Christmas while decorating their own gingerbread house. Pre-registration and payment is required. A completed registration form and payment are necessary to have guaranteed registration for this program. For more information concerning these events 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