Museum & Planetarium Events

Aug
23
Fri
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Aug 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Help Museum docents feed sea stars, horseshoe crabs, and other live critters in the Museum’s Touch Tank.

Aug
26
Mon
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Aug 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Help Museum docents feed sea stars, horseshoe crabs, and other live critters in the Museum’s Touch Tank.

Turtle Talks @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Aug 26 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Learn all about the loggerhead sea turtles that nest on Ocean Isle Beach every summer and learn what you can do to help protect these magnificent animals. This program is presented by volunteers from the Ocean Isle Beach Sea Turtle Protection Organization.

Dinosaurs in OIB! @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Aug 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Learn about the dinosaurs that used to roam around the North Carolina coast.

Aug
27
Tue
The Lorax Original Short Film @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Aug 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Enjoy this animated short film featuring one of Dr. Seuss’ most popular creations – The Lorax.

Reef Explorer with Gyotaku Fish Printing @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Aug 27 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Learn about the sea creatures featured in the Museum’s Ocean Reef diorama, then create a unique Gyotaku fish print to take home.

Sand Bar Lecture Series: Honor Flight (Movie)
Aug 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Enjoy this amazing documentary at the Museum of Coastal Carolina that features WWII Veterans and the volunteers who took it into their own hands to help WWII Veterans make the journey to see a memorial that was built in their honor.

Aug
28
Wed
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Aug 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Help Museum docents feed sea stars, horseshoe crabs, and other live critters in the Museum’s Touch Tank.

OIB Fire & Rescue @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Aug 28 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Climb inside a real firetruck! Firefighters from OIB Fire & Rescue will have some hands-on activities for kids. This event is cancelled if the weather is bad or the firefighters are called to respond to an emergency.

All Hands on Deck @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Aug 28 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Kids will enjoy learning about the creatures that live in the ocean in this fun, interactive program.