Winter/Spring Series registration now open!
By Phone: 910.962.2640
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Due to the advance preparation and purchasing required for this program no refunds will be provided for the Marine Explorers program.
Saturday Morning Marine Explorers
Join our MarineQuest staff this winter into spring for Saturday mornings filled with exciting scientific fun at the UNCW Center for Marine Science. Each month, we focus on a different theme as we get hands-on to explore sea creatures, marine habitats and ocean phenomena through lab experiments, field activities, games, art and more. Experience first-hand what it's like to be a true Marine Explorer!
Marine Explorers (ages 6-9*) includes our classic Saturday programing where youngsters will dive in and learn what it feels like to be a true Marine Explorer! *participant should have completed kindergarten prior to start of series
- 9:00 a.m. - Noon (please send snack and drink)
$75 for the entire Winter/Spring Series
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January 11, 2014 - January Journeys
Get ready and gear up for an amazing journey with MarineQuest as we explore magnificent migratory sea creatures and learn all about how and why they make these astonishing treks!
February 1, 2014 - Heart to Heart
Celebrate Valentine’s day at MarineQuest as we examine the courtship behaviors and circulatory system of different marine animals.
March 8, 2014 - March to the Beat of your Own Drum
Just like us, every marine plant and animal is different. Discover ocean diversity as we investigate what makes some marine organisms so unique!
April 5, 2014 - Rain-on April Showers!
This is the one Saturday that you will be excited about rain as we uncover how wet weather impacts our oceans.
May 3, 2014 - Great Eggspectations
If you like baby sea creatures this program is eggsactly for you! Follow some cute and cuddly critters as they begin the journey of life.