Summertime’s made in the shade at the Aquarium.
Swirl a bit of creativity together with underwater inspiration at Family Paint Night. July subjects include a dolphin and sandpipers. Sign up, maybe bring a friend, and take home your beach-inspired masterpiece.
Let’s turn the tide for the most endangered marine mammal at Save the Vaquita Day. Less than 30 of the tiny porpoises remain. Learn more from visiting scientists, play a life-sized board game and get involved July 8.
Teachers interested in sparking student learning can pick up hot tips and new ideas at the Sea Turtle Exploration Workshop. The one-day session features sea-turtle-themed curriculum, website, and learning aids. Offered July 22.
A few spots remain for select Aquarium Summer Camps for 5- to 11-year-olds through Aug. 11. Sea Sprouts camp offers fun and safe activities for 4-year-olds only, Aug. 14–18. A half-day schedule and trained staff keeps the wee ones engaged. Space is limited and registration is required.
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