Events


Join Columbia River Maritime Museum and Pacific Power for the "Mighty Miniboat Float" Livestream Event starting May 29

Students, families, and the public are invited to join this mini-adventure that's part of the Columbia River Maritime Museum’s Miniboat Program – the hands-on STEAM learning program born in Astoria, Oregon, and supported by Pacific Power. Learn more about the Mighty Miniboat Float event and the Miniboat Program.

Dates and times:

Friday, May 29, 12-1 p.m.

Topic: A Miniboat’s Big Adventure
Learn all about miniboats. Plus - witness a LIVE LAUNCH on the Columbia River.

Friday, June 5, 12-1 p.m.

Topic: Thar She Blows!
Learn about wind and currents, and how the two might impact the miniboat’s voyage on the Columbia. Plus – we’ll have a REPORT FROM THE RIVER, tracking the boat’s progress after one-week.

Friday, June 12, 12-1 p.m.

Topic: The Mighty Columbia
Discover how a working river…works! Join us for a celebration of the industry and the communities that depend on our region's biggest river. Plus – our FINAL REPORT FROM THE RIVER to see how the miniboat has fared.

How to watch the event:

Visit our Facebook page or YouTube channel to view the livestream. We encourage you to tune in starting at 11:45 a.m. and get settled. In the meantime, learn more about the Mighty Miniboat Float event and the Miniboat Program.