Local dive shop offers free Try Scuba event

A free "Science of Diving" Try Scuba event will be held at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday, April 22 at the Aquaventure indoor pool facility, 214-A Beacon Drive, Winterville. The event, part of the N.C. Science Festival, is sponsored by Rum Runner Dive Shop. Each session lasts a maximum of two hours. Everything needed to participate, except for a personal bathing suit and towel, will be provided. Try Scuba is open to anyone ages 8 and older.

Call 252-439-4390. Rum Runner Dive Shop, now located at the Aquaventure campus, provides scuba training, along with dive travel and equipment sales and service.

Scuba Divers in pool (Photo from Rum Runners Dive Shop Facebook page)