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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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10:00 AM

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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10:30 AM

Behind the scenes of the USS Monitor Collection

August 4 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until August 25, 2018

An event every week that begins at 1:30pm on Saturday, repeating until August 25, 2018

An event every day that begins at 1:30pm, repeating until July 21, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Come view items from the USS Monitor collections storage, which is typically not open to the public.

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1:30 PM

Behind the scenes of the USS Monitor Collection

August 4 @ 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:30pm on Saturday, repeating until August 25, 2018

An event every week that begins at 1:30pm on Saturday, repeating until August 25, 2018

An event every day that begins at 1:30pm, repeating until July 21, 2018

The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Come view items from the USS Monitor collections storage, which is typically not open to the public.

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2:30 PM

WWI Posters and Propaganda

August 4 @ 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
The Mariners’ Museum, 100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
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Join Archivist Bill Barker as he examines World War I era posters from the Museum's collection. These pieces of propaganda played an important role in galvanizing public opinion and shoring up support for the war effort.

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