September 25, 2018

Aquarium hosts homeschool event

PINE KNOLL SHORES — It was school day Friday at the N.C. Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores as families around the area that home-school their children took the aquarium up on an invitation.

The aquarium hosted its second Homeschool Day, offering free admission for the families and programs and activities that could be incorporated into homeschool lesson plans.

For Jacksonville parent Jody Fasnacht, who home schools her four children, the event was a perfect opportunity for a new experience for the family, which moved to the area three weeks ago. As a military family they move to many locations and see each