Thu Jul 7, 2022

september, 2018

15sep10:00 am2:00 pm"Meet Watson the Whale" presented by the NC Museum of Natural Sciences - Cancelled due to weatherThis special off-site event will be located at Edgewood Elementary


Event Details

The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences at Whiteville invites you to “Meet Watson the Whale,”UNC-Wilmington MarineQuest’s life-sized inflatable North Atlantic right whale classroom on Saturday, September 15 from 10:00 a.m., until 2:00 p.m. Walk inside Watson the Whale and learn about the environmental impacts of ghost nets – fishing nets that have been lost or abandoned at sea. Attend a special whale-themed storytime at 11:00 a.m. Discover what you can do to help make our oceans a safer and cleaner place.

This special off-site event will be located at Edgewood Elementary (317 East Calhoun Street, Whiteville 28472.) Attendees are asked to meet at the multi-purpose room on Edgewood Elementary campus. Directional signs will be available. This family-friendly special event is free. No registration required.

For more information, please contact the Museum at 910.914.4185 or

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(Saturday) 10:00 am - 2:00 pm est


Edgewood Elementary School

317 E. Calhoun Street

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