EDUCATION AND LEARNING

Thursdays at MERI: Ocean Classes for Kids

Posted July 02, 2012, at 3:35 p.m.

Thursday, July 5 to Thursday, August 16, 2012; 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Location: Marine Environmental Research Institute (MERI), 55 Main Street, Blue Hill, Maine

Contact: Martha Bell; (207) 374-2135

Website: meriresearch.org

Explore the marine environment and learn about the ocean through hands-on activities,shoreline exploration, outdoor adventures, laboratory science, games and crafts. Observe sea animals and birds, solve intertidal mysteries, have close-up encounters with tide pool inhabitants.

Thursdays 1:30-3:30 pm Ages 6 – 12 $25 for an engaging 2–hour program

July 5 Watershed Adventure

July 12 Life between the Tides

July 19 Sharks, Skates and Rays

July 26 Ocean Art

August 2 Deep Sea Explorer

August 9 Gone Fishin’

August 16 Magnificent Marine Mammals

Space is limited. Pre-register at (207) 374-2135

Marine Environmental Research Institute

P.O. Box 1652, 55 Main Street, Blue Hill, Maine 04614

www.meriresearch.org

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