Sumter Opera House
21 N Main Street
Get ready for a boatload of swashbuckling antics with "Pirate School!" Seafarers have historically pushed science and technology forward, so who better to captivate and expand children's horizons than the Pirate School's swaggering staff? Concepts addressed will include atmospheric pressure, wind and currents, aerodynamics of a sailboat (Science), simple machines (Engineering), navigation (Math), and of course the flight of a cannonball (Technology)! Garnering raves from presenters and audience's alike "Pirate School" gives kids and their families the chance to live the dream of the roving swashbuckler in a joyful, riotous fashion. Don't miss it at the Sumter Opera House on Jan. 17th at 9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Recommended for grades 3-4.