After School Marine Biologist
Serious Science - No Homework!
Are You a Future Marine Biologist? Get a jump start at the Marine Education Center's new After School Marine Biologist program. Spend one afternoon a week immersed in a learning environment with the scientists, researchers, and educators of GCRL's Marine Education Center. Sign up for either Monday or Wednesday in this once-a-week program. Note that start and end times are different for the three days.
- Three sessions:
- Mondays, 2:30 - 4:30 p.m.
- Wednesdays, 2:30 - 4:30 p.m.
- Open to students in grades four through six.
- The program is limited to 18 participants.
Download or view the flyer: Monday or Wednesday session
2015 Spring Semester Topics
January - Outrageous Ornithology
February - Mesmerizing Marine Mammals
March - Amazing Adaptations
April - Crustacean Nation
May - Mucho Mollusks
This is NOT for couch potatoes. There will be hiking, kayaking, fishing, dissections, and chemistry. Children gain new skills and experiences that will last a lifetime. Once a week, participants embark on a field study excursion by hiking or boating or participate in a lab activity.
Tuition is $150 per month. Sign up for three months for only $375.
Tuition includes fees for boats, kayaks, bus transportation, program materials, field equipment, laboratory materials, and specimens. An afternoon snack is provided; after all, they are going to need some energy!
Online Registration - You may register using this convenient web-based system.
Call a marine education specialist at 228.818.8890 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.