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Press Release

The Strong Hosts Pirates and Mermaids Virtual Event on June 8

Published June 1, 2020

Monday, June 1, 2020
For Immediate Release

Shane Rhinewald, 585-410-6365, srhinewald@museumofplay.org

Noelle McElrath-Hart, 585-410-6325, nmcelrath@museumofplay.org

Adventure awaits during Pirates and Mermaids on The Strong museum’s Facebook event page on Monday, June 8 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Be part of the virtual program and enjoy story readings, sing-alongs, DIY activities, and active play:Pirates and Mermaids

  • Sing along with the Happy Pirates.
  • Read a story with Mermaid Tory.
  • Learn how to protect your booty with Rochester Fencing Club.
  • Try your hand at pirate snack ideas.
  • Create your own pirate and mermaid costumes.
  • Discover how you can create your own mermaid spa.
  • Craft a fizzy treasure chest.

Pirates and Mermaids is the museum’s second family-friendly virtual public program. Activites are best for ages three through 12. Programs underwritten by Delta Air Lines, the official airline of The Strong.