Latest: Museum Awarded Corning Incorporated Foundation Grant

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum has been awarded a $5,000 grant from the Corning Incorporated Foundation. Funds will be used to establish new programming for the Simple Machines field trip program for seventh grade students. The Museum will offer, at no cost to students, a field trip for approximately 1,000 seventh graders focusing on how simple machines are part of everyday life and work to make life… read more »

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