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Mini Explorers
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Birds for Minis Wed 6/24/2015 10:00 AM Join Waiting List
Mini Explorers are the 3-5 year old learners. We look at a new topic each month, with stories, games, hands-on observations, art projects, and plenty of action. This month we look ...
Birds for Minis Wed 6/24/2015 1:00 PM Join Waiting List
Mini Explorers are the 3-5 year old learners. We look at a new topic each month, with stories, games, hands-on observations, art projects, and plenty of action. This month we look ...
Birds for Minis Thu 6/25/2015 10:00 AM Join Waiting List
Mini Explorers are the 3-5 year old learners. We look at a new topic each month, with stories, games, hands-on observations, art projects, and plenty of action. This month we look ...
Birds for Minis Thu 6/25/2015 1:00 PM Join Waiting List
Mini Explorers are the 3-5 year old learners. We look at a new topic each month, with stories, games, hands-on observations, art projects, and plenty of action. This month we look ...
Wiggling Worms for Minis Wed 7/8/2015 10:00 AM Join Waiting List
Mini Explorers are the 3-5 year old learners. We look at a new topic each month, with stories, games, hands-on observations, art projects, and plenty of action. This month we come ...
Wiggling Worms for Minis Wed 7/8/2015 1:00 PM Join Waiting List
Mini Explorers are the 3-5 year old learners. We look at a new topic each month, with stories, games, hands-on observations, art projects, and plenty of action. This month we come ...
Wiggling Worms for Minis Thu 7/9/2015 10:00 AM Join Waiting List
Mini Explorers are the 3-5 year old learners. We look at a new topic each month, with stories, games, hands-on observations, art projects, and plenty of action. This month we come ...
Wiggling Worms for Minis Thu 7/9/2015 1:00 PM Join Waiting List
Mini Explorers are the 3-5 year old learners. We look at a new topic each month, with stories, games, hands-on observations, art projects, and plenty of action. This month we come ...
Mud Flat Safari for Minis Wed 8/12/2015 10:00 AM Join Waiting List
Mini Explorers are the 3-5 year old learners. We look at a new topic each month, with stories, games, hands-on observations, art projects, and plenty of action. This month it's...
Mud Flat Safari for Minis Wed 8/12/2015 1:00 PM Register Online
Mini Explorers are the 3-5 year old learners. We look at a new topic each month, with stories, games, hands-on observations, art projects, and plenty of action. This month it's...
Mud Flat Safari for Minis Thu 8/13/2015 10:00 AM Join Waiting List
Mini Explorers are the 3-5 year old learners. We look at a new topic each month, with stories, games, hands-on observations, art projects, and plenty of action. This month it's...
Mud Flat Safari for Minis Thu 8/13/2015 1:00 PM Register Online
Mini Explorers are the 3-5 year old learners. We look at a new topic each month, with stories, games, hands-on observations, art projects, and plenty of action. This month it's...
Junior Ecologists
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Crusty Crustaceans for JEs Fri 6/19/2015 10:30 AM Join Waiting List
Junior Ecologists are 6-9 year olds who have fun exploring the estuary. Excursions to the beach, science experiments, games, art projects, and studying life in the bay–this program...
Crusty Crustaceans for JEs Sat 6/20/2015 10:30 AM Join Waiting List
Junior Ecologists are 6-9 year olds who have fun exploring the estuary. Excursions to the beach, science experiments, games, art projects, and studying life in the bay–this program...
Science Field Journals for JEs Fri 7/10/2015 10:30 AM Join Waiting List
Junior Ecologists are 6-9 year olds who have fun exploring the estuary. Excursions to the beach, science experiments, games, art projects, and studying life in the bay–this program...
Science Field Journals for JEs Sat 7/11/2015 10:30 AM Join Waiting List
Junior Ecologists are 6-9 year olds who have fun exploring the estuary. Excursions to the beach, science experiments, games, art projects, and studying life in the bay–this program...
Mud Flat Safari for JEs Fri 8/14/2015 10:30 AM Register Online
Junior Ecologists are 6-9 year olds who have fun exploring the estuary. Excursions to the beach, science experiments, games, art projects, and studying life in the bay–this program...
Mud Flat Safari for JEs Sat 8/15/2015 10:30 AM Join Waiting List
Junior Ecologists are 6-9 year olds who have fun exploring the estuary. Excursions to the beach, science experiments, games, art projects, and studying life in the bay–this program...
Adult Education
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Spring Birding by Ear Sun 5/24/2015 8:00 AM Register Online
There’s no better time of year to learn to identify birds by sound as well as sight. In April, the early migrants and local residents are well established. By late May, everyone is...
Songbirds of Backyard and Beyond Sat 6/6/2015 1:00 PM Register Online
In the wee hours of a spring day, birds are up and singing-—busy to the max with claiming territory, finding a mate, building a nest, feeding the fam, defending their space. David ...
Wild Edible and Medicinal Plants Sat 6/6/2015 2:00 PM Register Online
Come and experience our annual celebration of early summer’s bounty. Join naturalists Marlee Osterbauer and Terri Wilde in this search for wild edible plants. They will share exten...
Wild Edible and Medicinal Plants Sun 6/7/2015 2:00 PM Register Online
Come and experience our annual celebration of early summer’s bounty. Join naturalists Marlee Osterbauer and Terri Wilde in this search for wild edible plants. They will share exten...
The Art of Algae Fri 6/19/2015 1:00 PM Register Online
Feathery reds, glistening browns, translucent greens—Salish Sea seaweeds are as beautiful as the best tended flowers. Here’s your chance to learn a bit of algae biology and identif...
Watershed Words Teacher Workshop Fri 6/26/2015 9:00 AM
This day-long session will be jammed with tips for using writing and your own school campus as a context for learning. The curriculum integrates outdoor observation, inve...
The Scoop on Sea Star Health Sat 6/27/2015 10:00 AM Register Online
Our local sea stars were hard hit last summer by a disease epidemic of unprecedented magnitude, covering the west coast from California to Alaska. Dr. Melissa Miner, with the Multi...
Sounds of Summer Birds Fri 7/3/2015 8:00 AM Register Online
Feeding the brood is the name of the game for summer birds, and it’s the tail end of the bird song season. Join naturalist, Libby Mills, listening and looking for summer birds arou...
Nature Sketching Sun 7/12/2015 9:00 AM Register Online
Spend a quiet summer morning observing and drawing at Padilla Bay. Everyone is welcome, whether you’re a beginner or expert. Artist and naturalist, Libby Mills will offer guidance ...
Family Programs
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Watershed Art and Discovery Day Sat 6/27/2015 11:00 AM Register Online
Play, create, and learn all about estuaries and the wonderful creatures that inhabit our local ecosystems through fun interactive exploration and art! Saturday, June 27, 11:00am -...
Mud Flat Safari Wed 7/1/2015 10:00 AM Join Waiting List
When the tide goes out at Padilla Bay, it goes all the way out! Come explore this huge expanse of mud, teeming with life. Fearless guides will lead you on a trek into the seldom se...
Beach Seine Tue 7/14/2015 2:30 PM
No need to go swimming to see what’s living out there in the bay. Just meet on the beach at Bay View State Park and watch while we pull a fish net through the water. Come and learn...
Mud Flat Safari Fri 7/17/2015 12:00 PM Register Online
When the tide goes out at Padilla Bay, it goes all the way out! Come explore this huge expanse of mud, teeming with life. Fearless guides will lead you on a trek into the seldom se...
Aquarium Tour and Fish Feeding Sat 7/25/2015 11:00 AM
Come and find out what’s new and exciting in our aquariums. Join aquarist, Mark Olson for a behind-the-tanks view of the system, and a close-up look at the amazing critters in the ...
Beach Seine Wed 7/29/2015 2:00 PM
No need to go swimming to see what’s living out there in the bay. Just meet on the beach at Bay View State Park and watch while we pull a fish net through the water. Come and learn...
Mud Flat Safari Tue 8/4/2015 12:30 PM Register Online
When the tide goes out at Padilla Bay, it goes all the way out! Come explore this huge expanse of mud, teeming with life. Fearless guides will lead you on a trek into the seldom se...
Beach Seine Tue 8/18/2015 1:30 PM
No need to go swimming to see what’s living out there in the bay. Just meet on the beach at Bay View State Park and watch while we pull a fish net through the water. Come and learn...
Beach Seine Wed 8/26/2015 11:00 AM
No need to go swimming to see what’s living out there in the bay. Just meet on the beach at Bay View State Park and watch while we pull a fish net through the water. Come and learn...
Mud Flat Safari Fri 8/28/2015 10:00 AM Register Online
When the tide goes out at Padilla Bay, it goes all the way out! Come explore this huge expanse of mud, teeming with life. Fearless guides will lead you on a trek into the seldom se...