* Storytime with SammyStorytime with Sammy
Time: 10:30 am
Every first Tuesday of the month in 2017, Sammy the Squirrel will join us for Storytime from 10:30-11 a.m. at the City of Raleigh Museum. Each month we will have a new theme, fun stories, exploring the museum and a project for the kids. The projects use simple materials to create a take home souvenir with no mess.
* Open Late for First FridayOpen Late for First Friday
Time: 6:00 pm
Stop by the museum between 6:00-9:00pm for First Friday!
* A Night at the COR MuseumA Night at the COR Museum
Sir Walter Raleigh is teaming up with Sammy the Squirrel – the City of Raleigh Museum mascot – to uncover local legends of buried treasure, stolen artifacts, and political shenanigans. The 90-minute experience includes a scavenger hunt in the museum, craft, and interactive performance! Shows are Saturdays, July 15th, 22th, and August 5th at 4:00, 5:45, and 7:30. Tickets are $10 for all ages. The show is suitable for ages 6 and up. *The 4:00 show on July 15 will feature low-sensory elements.
* Lunchbox Lecture SeriesLunchbox Lecture Series
Time: 12:00 pm
Every third Wednesday of the month in 2017, the City of Raleigh Museum will host a lunchtime lecture at Noon on various topics from Museum staff as well as visiting speakers. Each month the lectures will focus on a new topic related to museum exhibits, Raleigh history, and much more. Each lecture will last less than one hour.