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Capt. Scupper’s Crew Life

August 10 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Capt. Scupper's Crew Life

Wanted: Junior Sailors to Join Our Crew!

Become a part of our junior Schoonmaker crew during Captain Scupper’s Crew Life, presented by The Andersons. Take part in a guided tour ideal for ages 8-12 exploring the various jobs onboard a lake freighter.

  • Explore a day in the life of crew members on a lake freighter.
  • Learn more about the type of careers and necessary work to support the Great Lakes shipping industry now and through the years.  

Mix education with fun during this small group activity for school-aged visitors.

Registration coming soon. Stay tuned!

ADDITIONAL DETAILS: Registration is required and FREE for members* or included with the price of museum-ship combo admission (Children 0-5 FREE, Youth ages 6-17 $14; Adults $17, Seniors 65+ $16). Day of signup is only available if space remains.

  • This program is offered beginning at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 3 p.m.
  • Each group is limited to 15 – 20 individuals.
  • The activity is not a drop off program, kids need to be accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver.
  • This program is an eligible free program for Museums for All participants.**

Not an NMGL member? Consider a membership that includes year-long and seasonal access to the museum, museum store, program discounts, and more. Visit nmgl.org/membership to learn more.

* Member Children are defined as children who are part of a family or grandparent membership.

** This program is available for free to individuals who qualify for Museums For All—a new access program at the National Museum of the Great Lakes where those receiving food assistance (SNAP benefits) can gain free or reduced admission using their SNAP EBT card. Click here for more information on NMGL’s Museums For All program.

 


Meet our Sponsor

The Andersons logo

The Andersons, Inc. is a multifaceted company deeply entrenched in agriculture and firmly rooted in the values of community support and engagement. Operating across various sectors including commodity merchandising, renewables, and nutrient and industrial domains, The Andersons is not just a business entity, but a pillar of its surrounding communities.

At the heart of The Andersons’ mission lies a commitment to fostering strong and vibrant communities. Guided by its Statement of Principles, the company actively seeks opportunities to make a positive impact beyond its business operations. Whether it’s supporting local farmers, sponsoring community events, or engaging in philanthropic initiatives, The Andersons is dedicated to enhancing the well-being of the areas it serves.

Details

Date:
August 10
Time:
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

National Museum of the Great Lakes
1701 Front Street
Toledo, OH 43605 United States
Phone
4192145000

Organizer

National Museum of the Great Lakes
Phone
419-214-5000

Details

Date:
August 10
Time:
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

National Museum of the Great Lakes
1701 Front Street
Toledo, OH 43605 United States
Phone
4192145000

Organizer

National Museum of the Great Lakes
Phone
419-214-5000