St. Clement’s Island Museum to Host Children’s Day

July 30, 2015

St. Clements Island (2)The St. Clement’s Island Museum will hold its Children’s Day event on Saturday, August 15, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be free balloons, face painting, games, crafts, activities, snow cones and goody bags. The first 200 kids will receive a reusable water bottle.

Community heroes from the Seventh District Fire Department, Seventh District Rescue Squad and Med-Star Hospital will offer activities promoting health and safety. Leslie Corbin will introduce Zumba exercise fun and Hometown Karaoke & DJ Services will have everyone dancing to kid-friendly tunes.

The Seventh District Optimist Club will provide a 50 cent meal menu and a free bike raffle.

Children 12 years and younger may enjoy free boat rides to St. Clement’s Island State Park. The last boat ride to the island will depart from the museum pier at 2 p.m. and the last boat to return from the island will be at 3 p.m.

The Crab Claw Museum Store will offer a selection of souvenirs, books, games, and more. Children can participate in a puzzle challenge and win a small prize.

The St. Clement’s Island Museum is located at 38370 Point Breeze Rd. in Colton’s Point, MD. The museum and grounds are handicap accessible but the water taxi and island are not. For more information please call the St. Mary’s county Museum Division at 301-769-2222 or visit www.stmarysmd.com/recerate/museums. In the event of rain or high winds boat service will be cancelled and elements of the program will be moved inside the museum.