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Virtual
Maritime Mondays:
Black Month History

February 8

Lauren Furey

Lauren T. Furey

TIMES: 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. (EST)

Enjoy a virtual story time with Lauren T. Furey!

Hop online for a reading adventure every Monday!

Fun for both children and caregivers, enjoy an interactive book reading with Lauren T. Furey, manager of visitor engagement.

Designed for children from 18 months to 8 years, Lauren takes you and your little champions on a journey to show how we are all connected to the world’s waters.

Be sure to register in advance, and join us for a new book every week!

THIS WEEK’S BOOK:



 

The Little Hippo
Written by Géraldine Elschner and illustrated by Anja Klauss

In this delightful children’s story, a young boy befriends a little hippo and together they live out their days along the banks of the Nile. After many years, when the boy’s life comes to an end, the hippo finds himself in a strange world populated with deserts, cities, forests, and finally a museum where he is reunited with his friends. Come discover how and why the hippopotamus was such an important figure in that ancient world.

Details

Date:
February 8

Venue

The Mariners’ Museum
100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA 23606 United States
Phone:
(757) 596-2222
Website:
https://marinersmuseum.org