Sun, Aug 22|
Beach Explorers | Navigators 8/22
Explore the diversity along Florida's coast searching for living and non living secrets of the saltwater.
Time & Location
Aug 22, 2021, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Alimacani Park, 11080 Heckscher Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32226, USA
About the event
Alimacani Boat Ramp
11080 Heckscher Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32226
We will meet at the brown pavilion towards the back.
We will begin promptly, so please arrive 10 minutes before the start time to sign in and ensure punctuality.
Who is This For
This class is appropriate for kids ages 5+. The class will have fun, hands-on learning to engage younger kids, while still being challenging enough for older kids. Please see our FAQ page for any questions.
What to Expect
We will begin by doing some water quality testing using tools that scientists use. Then we will observe the land and land creatures before venturing into the water with nets to see what we can catch. This location hs no running water and only portapotties.
What to Bring
Water shoes or sneakers MUST BE WORN, shorts or clothes that can get wet (swimsuits are ok), water bottle, sunscreen; optional: personal nets or buckets
*Note*: This location is a fishing spot and boat ramp, so there may be debris on the ground. Everyone MUST wear a shoe that encloses the foot at all times or they will not be allowed into the water.
If you have not done a program with us before, please print and bring a signed copy of waivers to the program. Click here for waivers: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1U59UkgxYtrkFB6wzTh7z5oho5lLP_VJQleSu-FeQ0Fw/edit?usp=sharing
Student Age 5-17$10.00+$0.25 service fee