November 25, 2017

Aquarium program converts scrap to creativity

The N.C. Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores is hosting a program that combines creativity with environmental awareness.

From noon to 4 p.m. today, a traveling creative arts program put on by the Scrap Exchange will be making a stop at the aquarium. The program is one of the activities being held in Carteret County as part of the Crystal Coast Countdown New Year’s celebration.

Staff with the nonprofit Scrap Exchange based in Durham will be bringing a variety of media of items diverted from landfills — such as paper, plastic, packaging material, containers, candles, beads and fabric — that

Source: http://www.newbernsj.com/news/local/aquarium-program-converts-scrap-to-creativity-1.254728/