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New Hanover County continues COVID-19 protective measures, opens Museum, playgrounds, and splashpad, and adds more free Wi-Fi sites

Posted September 4, 2020 at 12:31 pm     Category: Cape Fear MuseumCounty ManagerInformation TechnologyNews ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – On Tuesday, Governor Roy Cooper announced the shift into Phase 2.5 of reopening. Mask mandates remain in place and starting at 5 p.m. Friday, September … Read More »

New Hanover County Creates Online 1898 History Resource

Posted August 17, 2020 at 9:25 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – In a joint collaboration, New Hanover County’s Cape Fear Museum of History and Science, Public Library and Information Technology Department have worked together to create … Read More »

Museum Board Announces New Members and Officers

Posted July 28, 2020 at 10:33 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – At its annual meeting in June, Cape Fear Museum Associates, Inc. honored retiring board members and elected officers and seven new board members. Bradley Erbes, … Read More »

Museum to Document COVID-19 in the Lower Cape Fear Area

Posted May 7, 2020 at 8:39 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – What is your COVID-19 story? Cape Fear Museum of History and Science is seeking objects, photographs and documents that show the numerous aspects of the … Read More »

New Hanover County COVID-19 Update: Case Count Now 44, 19 Recovered, CDC Recommends Covering Face in Public, Clarification on Boat Ramp and Marina Closures, County Attractions Online Resources

Posted April 4, 2020 at 6:43 pm     Category: Cape Fear MuseumEmergency ManagementEmergency NewsFire RescueLibraryNews ReleaseParks and GardensPublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County health officials are investigating two new positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the county’s total positive case count to 44. Both new cases … Read More »

Tech Giants Reunite at Cape Fear Museum for Experience STEM-ILM 2.0

Posted February 19, 2020 at 9:03 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum is inviting the community to Experience STEM-ILM 2.0 presented by nCino, an evening to explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math on Thursday, … Read More »

Museum Selected to Participate in Smithsonian Affiliates Earth Optimism Teen Conference

Posted February 12, 2020 at 9:19 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum of History and Science will host an Earth Optimism Teen Conference on Saturday, March 14, 2020 from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m., in … Read More »

PNC Dinosaur Family Day Roars into Museum

Posted January 15, 2020 at 12:09 pm     Category: Cape Fear Museum

Cape Fear Museum is inviting the community to PNC Dinosaur Family Day, an afternoon to journey back in time to explore dinosaurs, examine fossils, discover why the Giant Ground Sloth … Read More »

To the Moon: Snoopy Soars with NASA Exhibit Open at Museum

Posted November 19, 2019 at 9:27 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum of History and Science announces the opening of our newest traveling exhibit, To the Moon: Snoopy Soars with NASA. Just before the … Read More »

Jameson McDermott wins NC Science Teachers Association Award

Posted November 8, 2019 at 11:33 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

New Hanover County, N.C. – Jameson McDermott, Museum Educator, will be presented with the 2019 North Carolina Science Teachers Association (NCSTA) Distinguished Service in Science Education Award Non-School Setting at … Read More »

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