Underwater Exploration Weekend: August 15th & 16th

All day Saturday and Sunday participate in a hands-free scavenger hunt highlighting artifacts used by these explorers, as well as some of the creatures they discovered in their descent.

On Saturday at 3:30 pm, there will be a virtual Zoom reading of the children’s book “Into The Deep” by David Sheldon, which details the life and adventures of William Beebe. It’s easy to sign up, email Community Outreach Coordinator Emily Kovacs at programs@divingmuseum.org by 5:00 pm, Friday, August 14th  with the subject line: Bathysphere. Emily will reply with the Zoom login in information. If you are unable to watch the live Zoom book reading don’t worry, it will also be recorded and posted on the HDM YouTube channel.

 

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Upcoming Immerse Yourself Presentation!

Quiet Strong, Sink or Swim

Wednesday, August 19th at 7 PM on Zoom

Author Cynthia Byrd Conner will detail her father’s captivating life as the first African American Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technician in the United States Armed Forces.

Master Chief Boatswain’s Mate Sherman Byrd was an expert in conventional, nuclear, biological, and chemical bomb disposal

To request a spot please email Emily at: programs@divingmuseum.org to get your sign in information.

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IMMERSE YOURSELF!

Join us the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7pm for our FREE Immerse Yourself! presentation series!

Each month we feature a guest speaker covering topics from all aspects of the diving industry and the marine environment.

On these days, the Exhibits remain open until 6:45, with the last ticket being sold at 6:15.

The Museum Store remains open through the  end of presentation.

See the schedule below for Additional Museum Events

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