Event Name: Day Camp
Event Date(s): Tuesday, 2/21/2023, 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM, 5 hours, 30 minutes
Wednesday, 2/22/2023, 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM, 5 hours, 30 minutes
Thursday, 2/23/2023, 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM, 5 hours, 30 minutes
Friday, 2/24/2023, 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM, 5 hours, 30 minutes
Ages Allowed: 6 - 12
Purchase Deadline: Tuesday, 2/21/2023 10:30 AM

Ocean Conservation Winter Day Camp

Tuesday, February 21, through Friday, February 24, 2023

Warm up at the aquarium as we dive into Part 2 of our Winter Day Camps!

This week we will focus on concepts of conservation including invasive species, climate change, and the solutions.


Tickets are available for the full week (four days), a single full day (10:30am-4:00pm), or half-day (10:30am-1:30pm)


Camp activities will include hands-on animal encounters, behind-the-scenes tours, scavenger hunts, arts and crafts, science experiments, and more.

Please pack your campers with a prepared lunch and participants must wear closed-toe shoes for behind-the-scenes access.

Parents/Guardians please review and sign the behind-the-scenes waiver with campers.


Daily Schedule:

Tuesday: Winter Wonders — Have you ever wondered how animals survive winter? Learn about nature in the cold from how snowflakes form to hibernation and migration. Participate in winter-themed arts-and-crafts, a scavenger hunt, and feel what it’s like to have blubber.


Wednesday: Sensational Stingrays– Can you name all of our sensational stingrays? Today, you will get up close with ours as you hand-feed them and learn how aquarists care for them! We will also spend some time with our aquatic invertebrates throughout the day.


Thursday: Stellar Sharks – Part 2 of our elasmobranches – Do you know what makes them different than most other fish? Spend the day learning about all six species of sharks in Via Aquarium, including feedings and hands-on time!


Friday: Captivating Camouflage – Spend the day with our reptiles and friends as we explore the adaptations that help them survive in their habitats. Make your own camouflaged t-shirt with tie-dye and explore our colorful coral reefs.

$65 per full day for Non-Members
$55 per full day for Members
Book all 4 full day sessions and use discount code 5D10% to receive 10% off!

Permission & Liability forms will be emailed to you after signup. Please make sure to return it to us prior to the camp day.  
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