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Mini Explorers
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Snails and Sea Slugs for Minis Wed 9/10/2014 10:00 AM 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 sna...
Snails and Sea Slugs for Minis Wed 9/10/2014 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 sna...
Snails and Sea Slugs for Minis Thu 9/11/2014 10:00 AM 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 sna...
Snails and Sea Slugs for Minis Thu 9/11/2014 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 sna...
Cider Pressing for Minis Wed 10/29/2014 10:00 AM 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 we’ll he...
Cider Pressing for Minis Wed 10/29/2014 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 we’ll he...
Cider Pressing for Minis Thu 10/30/2014 10:00 AM 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 we’ll he...
Cider Pressing for Minis Thu 10/30/2014 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 we’ll he...
Clams are Cool for Minis Wed 11/19/2014 10:00 AM 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 we look ...
Clams are Cool for Minis Wed 11/19/2014 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 we look ...
Clams are Cool for Minis Thu 11/20/2014 10:00 AM 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 we look ...
Clams are Cool for Minis Thu 11/20/2014 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 we look ...
Junior Ecologists
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Goofy Gastropods for JEs Fri 9/5/2014 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...
Goofy Gastropods for JEs Sat 9/6/2014 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...
Cider Pressing for JEs Fri 10/24/2014 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...
Cider Pressing for JEs Sat 10/25/2014 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...
Who Eats Whom in the Food Web? Fri 11/14/2014 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...
Who Eats Whom in the Food Web? Sat 11/15/2014 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...
Adult Education
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Seagrasses on our Shoreline Tue 9/23/2014 10:30 AM
What is eelgrass; how is it valuable to us; and how have people used it in the past? Sandy Wyllie-Echeverria, Ph.D. from the Seagrass Laboratory at Friday Harbor Laboratories, UW C...
Wild Edible and Medicinal Plants of Fall Sat 10/4/2014 2:00 PM Register Online
Join naturalist Marlee Osterbauer in this search for fall wild edible plants. She will share her extensive knowledge of plant uses and folklore. Weather may be chilly, so dress app...
Wild Edible and Medicinal Plants of Fall Sun 10/5/2014 2:00 PM Register Online
Join naturalist Marlee Osterbauer in this search for fall wild edible plants. She will share her extensive knowledge of plant uses and folklore. Weather may be chilly, so dress app...
Introduction to Wild Mushrooms and Mushroom Hunting Sat 10/11/2014 2:00 PM Register Online
As we transition from the dry heat of the summer into another cool and rainy season, most people are putting away their shorts, sandals, and sunglasses preparing for a few depressi...
Learning the Winter Woodland Birds Sun 11/9/2014 9:00 AM Register Online
In the quiet of fall and winter, there is still activity in Padilla Bay’s uplands. Come explore with Libby Mills, looking especially for those hardy wintering sparrows and other so...
Sketching the Estuary: Lesson Two Sun 11/23/2014 9:00 AM Register Online
Sketching what we see is a skill that biologists and naturalists have long used to record observations, and to enhance observational skills. Lesson one was learning to use our hand...
Family Programs
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Beach Seine Wed 8/27/2014 1:00 PM
You don’t need SCUBA to see what’s living out there in the bay. Just meet on the beach at Bay View State Park and help pull a fish net through the water. Come and learn more about ...
Fidalgo Bay Day & National Estuaries Day Sat 9/13/2014 11:00 AM
Saturday September 13th from 11am – 3pm at Fidalgo Bay Resort, 4701 Fidalgo Bay Road. Join this estuary celebration and festival of fun-filled activities and learning! There will b...
Aquarium Tour and Fish Feeding Sat 11/8/2014 11:00 AM
Padilla Bay’s aquarium inhabitants are always changing. Join Padilla Bay’s aquarist, Mark Olson for a behind-the-tanks view of our aquarium system, and a close-up look at the amazi...