IYRS to Host Free Admissions Open House & Shark Week Pre-Screening and Kickoff Party on Saturday, July 21st


Discovery Network’s 30th anniversary of Shark Week kicks off here at IYRS School of Technology & Trades in downtown Newport with an IYRS open house and exclusive pre-screening of an episode of Shark Week on Saturday, July 21st!

At 1:00pm, discover what’s new at IYRS as we bust open the doors to our shops across campus for an open house. Tour our expanded Thames Street campus on the waterfront, see student projects, meet students, alumni and faculty. Stick around at 3:30pm for the pre-screening of the first episode of Shark Week before it airs on TV, and have your questions ready for our shark expert from URI’s Graduate School of Oceanography, Dr. Bradley Wetherbee! Enjoy door prizes, free giveaways and all the popcorn you can eat!

Free and open to the public, family friendly, registration required.