Monthly Archives: February 2016


USS Hornet Museum Launches Living Ship Days 2016 with “Tails of the Tomcat”

To kick off Living Ship Days 2016, the USS Hornet Museum (Hornet) will pay tribute to the furry, unsung heroes of the high seas – domestic cats – and raise funds for the Friends of Alameda Animal Shelter on Saturday, February 20 at 1:00 p.m. with “Tails of the Tomcat,” presented by award-winning author and photographer Dr. Paul Koudounaris. The special presentation will take place aboard the Hornet, which is located at 707 W. Hornet Ave., Pier 3 in Alameda,

USS Hornet Museum Announces 2nd Annual STEM-to-Sea-and-Sky Program

Special science teacher training to be held aboard the Hornet Sat. March 12th from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

The USS Hornet Museum (Hornet) is partnering with the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Office of the United States Naval Academy (USNA) to host the 2nd Annual Stem-to-Sea-and-Sky Program on Saturday, March 12th from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. This special science teacher training event, which is FREE for all Bay Area teachers,