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The Mariners’ Museum

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100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
(757) 596-2222 http://www.marinersmuseum.org

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May 2018

American Girl Doll Raffle

May 19 - August 31
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Join us for our annual American Girl Doll Raffle at The Mariners' Museum and Park.

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Civil War Lecture: The Clarence / Tacony / Archer Affair

May 26 @ 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Confederate Piracy on the High Seas: The Clarence/Tacony/Archer Affair Presented by John V. Quarstein, Director Emeritus, USS Monitor Center Lecture…

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Bird Watching on the Noland Trail

May 27 @ 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every month that begins at 7:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until May 27, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Take to the Trail, and join members of The Hampton Roads Bird Club for a bird watching workshop!

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June 2018

Celebrate the Park 2018

June 2 @ 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Celebrate the Park will be held on the Museum's front lawn. Crafts, family games, food trucks, interactive environmental displays and demonstrations, and much more!

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Treasures of the Museum’s Photo Negative Collection

June 2 @ 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Jay Moore presents photographs from the Museum's "hidden collections," showing them to the public for the first time.

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Maritime Mondays

June 4 @ 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Monday, repeating until August 27, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Fun for children! Join us Monday mornings throughout the summer for engaging learning activities, including storytime and a craft!

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Miércoles Maritimo

June 6 @ 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating until August 15, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Fun for children! Join us Wednesday mornings throughout the summer for engaging Spanish learning activities, including storytime and a craft!

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FrogWatch Training

June 9 @ 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 16, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Training is split up in two separate sessions, where volunteers will be given information to identify frog and toad species and equipped with tools to participate in field conservation.

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Civil War Lecture: The Battle of Wassaw Sound

June 9 @ 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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The Battle of Wassaw Sound Presented by John V. Quarstein, Director Emeritus, USS Monitor Center Lecture begins at 2:30 PM…

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Maritime Mondays

June 11 @ 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Monday, repeating until August 27, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Fun for children! Join us Monday mornings throughout the summer for engaging learning activities, including storytime and a craft!

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Miércoles Maritimo

June 13 @ 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating until August 15, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Fun for children! Join us Wednesday mornings throughout the summer for engaging Spanish learning activities, including storytime and a craft!

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FrogWatch Training

June 16 @ 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 16, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Training is split up in two separate sessions, where volunteers will be given information to identify frog and toad species and equipped with tools to participate in field conservation.

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The Mariners’ International Wine Classic

June 16 @ 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Join The Bronze Door Society as they present The Mariners’ International Wine Classic annual fundraiser to support the conservation of the Museum's collection.

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Oyster Gardening Seminar

June 19 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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The Mariners' Museum is proud to partner with the Chesapeake Bay Foundation to host an Oyster Gardening seminar on June 19, 2018 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

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Miércoles Maritimo

June 20 @ 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating until August 15, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Fun for children! Join us Wednesday mornings throughout the summer for engaging Spanish learning activities, including storytime and a craft!

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Presentation and Book Signing with John Lehman

June 21 @ 7:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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In his new book, John Lehman provides readers with the ultimate insider's perspective on America's Cold War struggles on the high seas.

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WWI Symposium

June 23 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Join us as three renowned historians share their insights about the United States in World War I, a pivotal and transformative time in our history.

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Maritime Mondays

June 25 @ 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Monday, repeating until August 27, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Fun for children! Join us Monday mornings throughout the summer for engaging learning activities, including storytime and a craft!

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Miércoles Maritimo

June 27 @ 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating until August 15, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Fun for children! Join us Wednesday mornings throughout the summer for engaging Spanish learning activities, including storytime and a craft!

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The SS Mark German Ensign

June 30 @ 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Marc Nucup shares the history of a German ensign flag, carried aboard the SS Mark.

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July 2018

Maritime Mondays

July 9 @ 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Monday, repeating until August 27, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Fun for children! Join us Monday mornings throughout the summer for engaging learning activities, including storytime and a craft!

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Storytelling with Dylan Pritchett

July 10
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One event on August 9, 2018 at 12:00am

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Mr. Pritchett has created a presentation, “Scraps of History” which uses real documents from the 18th and 19th centuries to highlight African and African-American history within the fabric of the American past.

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Miércoles Maritimo

July 11 @ 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating until August 15, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Fun for children! Join us Wednesday mornings throughout the summer for engaging Spanish learning activities, including storytime and a craft!

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Photography Workshop Series, Part 1

July 14 @ 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Brock Switzer, the Museum’s Photographer and Digital Imaging Specialist, will lead a three-part photography workshop series that will develop your photography skills as you explore the Museum.

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It’s for the Birds Workshop

July 14 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Create your own unique birdhouse gourd!

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Civil War Lecture: CSS Arkansas

July 14 @ 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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CSS Arkansas Presented by John V. Quarstein, Director Emeritus, USS Monitor Center Lecture begins at 2:30 PM Civil War lectures…

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Maritime Mondays

July 16 @ 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Monday, repeating until August 27, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Fun for children! Join us Monday mornings throughout the summer for engaging learning activities, including storytime and a craft!

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Miércoles Maritimo

July 18 @ 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating until August 15, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Fun for children! Join us Wednesday mornings throughout the summer for engaging Spanish learning activities, including storytime and a craft!

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Photography Workshop Series, Part 2

July 21 @ 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Brock Switzer, the Museum’s Photographer and Digital Imaging Specialist, will lead a three-part photography workshop series that will develop your photography skills as you explore the Museum.

Find out more »

Maritime Mondays

July 23 @ 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Monday, repeating until August 27, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Fun for children! Join us Monday mornings throughout the summer for engaging learning activities, including storytime and a craft!

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Miércoles Maritimo

July 25 @ 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating until August 15, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Fun for children! Join us Wednesday mornings throughout the summer for engaging Spanish learning activities, including storytime and a craft!

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Photography Workshop Series, Part 3

July 28 @ 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Brock Switzer, the Museum’s Photographer and Digital Imaging Specialist, will lead a three-part photography workshop series that will develop your photography skills as you explore the Museum.

Find out more »

Maritime Mondays

July 30 @ 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Monday, repeating until August 27, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Fun for children! Join us Monday mornings throughout the summer for engaging learning activities, including storytime and a craft!

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August 2018

Miércoles Maritimo

August 1 @ 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating until August 15, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Fun for children! Join us Wednesday mornings throughout the summer for engaging Spanish learning activities, including storytime and a craft!

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Longleaf Pine Basket Weaving Workshop

August 4 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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In this basket weaving workshop, you’ll learn how to weave baskets from the needles of the longleaf pine, a tree once common in Virginia and long prized for its utility in shipbuilding.

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Maritime Mondays

August 6 @ 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Monday, repeating until August 27, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Fun for children! Join us Monday mornings throughout the summer for engaging learning activities, including storytime and a craft!

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Miércoles Maritimo

August 8 @ 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating until August 15, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Fun for children! Join us Wednesday mornings throughout the summer for engaging Spanish learning activities, including storytime and a craft!

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Storytelling with Dylan Pritchett

August 9
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One event on August 9, 2018 at 12:00am

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Mr. Pritchett has created a presentation, “Scraps of History” which uses real documents from the 18th and 19th centuries to highlight African and African-American history within the fabric of the American past.

Find out more »

Civil War Lecture: The Sloop of War CSS Alabama in Combat

August 11 @ 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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The Sloop of War CSS Alabama in Combat Presented by John V. Quarstein, Director Emeritus, USS Monitor Center Lecture begins…

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Maritime Mondays

August 13 @ 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Monday, repeating until August 27, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Fun for children! Join us Monday mornings throughout the summer for engaging learning activities, including storytime and a craft!

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Miércoles Maritimo

August 15 @ 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Wednesday, repeating until August 15, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Fun for children! Join us Wednesday mornings throughout the summer for engaging Spanish learning activities, including storytime and a craft!

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Maritime Mondays

August 20 @ 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Monday, repeating until August 27, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Fun for children! Join us Monday mornings throughout the summer for engaging learning activities, including storytime and a craft!

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Maritime Mondays

August 27 @ 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Monday, repeating until August 27, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Fun for children! Join us Monday mornings throughout the summer for engaging learning activities, including storytime and a craft!

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October 2018

The Noland Trail Marathon and Relay

October 14 @ 7:00 AM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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The Noland Trail Marathon and Relay Sunday, October 14, 7 AM Click here for more details or to register Produced…

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The Mariners’ ARRRtober Festival

October 14 @ 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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The Mariners’ ARRRtober Festival is a family-friendly event that features pirate-themed activities all day long!

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