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Virtual Maritime Mondays

September 13

Lauren T. Furey

TIMES: 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. (ET)

Hop online for virtual story time with Lauren T. Furey!

Fun for both children and caregivers, enjoy a book reading with Lauren Furey, manager of visitor engagement, and discover an interesting artifact from our Museum’s Collection.

Designed for children from 18 months to 8 years, Lauren takes you and your little mariners on a journey to show how we are all connected to the world’s waters.

Be sure to register in advance, and join us for a new book every week!

 

THIS WEEK’S BOOK

Sport: Ship Dog of the Great Lakes

Written by Pamela Cameron and illustrated by Renée Graef

In 1914, crew members of the lighthouse tender Hyacinth rescued a stray puppy from the Milwaukee River and named him Sport – a charming Newfoundland-retriever mix. Based on historical documents and photographs, come share in Sport’s adventures while discovering the various ways lighthouse tender ships helped keep the lake safe for others.

Storytime: 11 a.m. (ET)
Storytime: 1 p.m. (ET)

 

Pre-registration for this program is required.
In an effort to serve you better, we have updated the process to sign up for any of our free virtual programs through the Mariners’ database platform. For more information or help, contact: [email protected].

Details

Date:
September 13

Venue

The Mariners’ Museum
100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
Phone:
(757) 596-2222
Website:
https://marinersmuseum.org