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Shark Day at the VLM

Swim, paddle, wade, or sail in to this exciting day with sharky crafts, activities, and displays.


524 J. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Newport News, VA 23601



Event Description

Wade into this exciting day with sharky crafts, activities and displays that will put a toothy grin on your face. Learn about these amazing animals and their relatives, and about the work being done to preserve their populations and habitats. Includes:

* Kolonial Klowns face painting, noon-2 p.m.
* various shark artifacts from our collections.
* dressing up as shark for a jaw dropping photo!
* games and crafts
* shark scuba program, 1 p.m.
* the 3 p.m. behind the scenes tour will be focused on sharks

Included in museum admission.