Children are invited to join author Lucinda Hathaway for high seas adventure and travel-inspired art. Hathaway, the writer of two children’s sailing adventure books, including ” ‘Round the World: Takashi Sails Home,” will read excepts from her books and lead a workshop teaching children how to make a watercolor travel journal.

WHEN: 1 to 2 p.m. Friday

WHERE: Penobscot Marine Museum Peapod, 5 Church St., Searsport

HOW MUCH: Free with museum admission

INFO: penobscotmarinemuseum.org; 548-2529