Contact: Thomas Spagnol-252-335-1453
(Elzabeth City, NC) Join the Museum of the Albemarle for National Night Out Tuesday, August 2, from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. and celebrate the United States Coast Guard’s 221st Birthday. Local artist Doug Lane will be signing his poster “Coast Guard Search and Rescue” consisting of caricatures of 19 Coast Guard aircraft. Participate in spotlight tours with a special focus on the “Out of the Blue: Coast Guard Aviation” exhibit. View the film Coast Guard Rescue Swimmers and participate in hands-on activities presented by the Museum’s Junior Docents. This is a free family program. For More Information Call: 252-335-1453.
The Museum of the Albemarle is located at 501 S. Water Street, Elizabeth City, NC. (252)335-1453. www.museumofthealbemarle.com. Find us on Facebook! Hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Closed Sundays, 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 N.C. 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.