Through music, art, and history, your child will be introduced to the maritime world in a fun and engaging way. All programs are subject to NC state taxes, 10% discount for Family membership and above. Registration closes the day prior at 5 p.m.!
First Mate 4-Day Camps: 9 a.m.–1 p.m., Ages 7 – 12, $60
June 9-12: Captain’s Cuisine NEW
Ships can have some of the best and worst food around. Travel the seas through your stomach this week by learning and tasting some traditional recipes. Be extra cautious—some may make you squeamish!
June 23-26: Mariner’s Camp
New year, new boats to build. Join us for a revamped Mariner’s camp focusing on Southport fishermen, shrimpers and boat builders! Tour working and leisure boats to gain insights into living and working aboard them.
July 7-10: Wacky Weather NEW
Weather is so unpredictable and confusing. How can it be raining but sunny? How can a category 1 hurricane cause more damage than a category 4? We will even learn what it takes to be a meteorologist.
July 21-24: Maritime Medicine
The cannonball has blown splinters all through your arm and the cook rushes up with a drink and a bandage … This camp will cover medicine aboard vessels from Native Americans to present day. Dissect the quarantine station that was situated in our waters for many years.