Canneries—How Astoria Became a Bustling Little City
December 29, 2014 to January 3, 2015
10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
The Columbia River Maritime Museum invites you to HELM. This special hands-on program will provide you with opportunities to explore, learn and create meaning, all while having fun! Try your hand at a salmon toss, test your speed during a timed canning challenge, and see if you have what it takes to complete a grand salmon run through the Museum. Look for our HELM headquarters, open daily from 10:30-3:30 in the Museum’s Ford Room. HELM activities are include with museum admission.
Science on Tap
First Thursdays, 7:00 p.m.
Fort George Lovell Building
Science on Tap, in partnership with Fort George Brewery, is a Columbia River Maritime Museum program introducing maritime science, history, and technology in an informal setting. This program is free and open to the public; minors are allowed with adult. Doors open at 6:00 pm, the presentation begins at 7:00 pm at Fort George Brewery - Lovell Building. Food and beverages are available for purchase. Seating is limited.