Elizabeth City, NC — Port Discover will offer week full of aviation adventure during the “Aviation Camp,” taking place from August 6 – 10 from 8:30 am – 12:00 pm. Campers will spend one day checking out the U. S. Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City! Throughout the week, they will be building gliders with local aviation scientists and pilots and learning about the physics of flight and much more!
Our Aviation Camp is a special science camp just for students ages 9 – 12. Cost for the camp is $110.00 per camper ($90.00 for members) and reservations are required. Registration includes a healthy snack and water bottles. Space is limited, so register early. Contact Port Discover at 252-338-6117 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Aviation Camp registration forms are available at Port Discover or on the website at www.portdiscover.org.
Port Discover is located at 611 East Main Street in Elizabeth City, North Carolina. The science center’s hours are Tuesday through Friday from 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm, and Saturday from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. Programs can be arranged at other times for special groups. For more information, call 252-338-6117 or www.portdiscover.org.
Port Discover is a community-based, non-profit organization, established to enhance the public’s understanding and enjoyment of science through engaging programs, activities, and exhibits. Elizabeth City State University along with the Elizabeth City Area Chamber of Commerce initiated the project that has attracted broad community support, including Elizabeth City Morning Rotary, College of the Albemarle, Albemarle Hospital, Museum of the Albemarle, Elizabeth City Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, and Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools. Port Discover is also a member of the NC Grassroots Science Museum Collaborative.