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*Education: All Ages*Education: Scout Programs*Homeschool Classes
*Summer Camps: Ages 3-5*Summer Camps: Ages 6-8*Summer Camps: Ages 9-12
*Summer Camps: Ages 13-16*College: Seminar on Marine Mammals
 
*EDUCATION: ALL AGES

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Aquarium members are entitled to discount rates! The program participant must be a member to receive a discount. A member signing up a non-member participant will be charged the non-member rate.

 
Family Overnights - Adult
   Regular Price: $65.00 Member Price: $55.00 Qty

Ever wonder what the Aquarium's animals do at night? Bring your sleeping bag, pillow and a flashlight for an overnight adventure in an underwater world to find out. Play games, tour the exhibits, enjoy snacks and get a great view of the beluga whales. A Continental Breakfast is provided.

Children must be accompanied by a paid adult. Crafts and activities are geared toward children 5 to 12. (Children must be at least 5 years old to participate).

 
 
Family Overnights - Child
   Regular Price: $55.00 Member Price: $45.00 Qty

Ever wonder what the Aquarium's animals do at night? Bring your sleeping bag, pillow and a flashlight for an overnight adventure in an underwater world to find out. Play games, tour the exhibits, enjoy snacks and get a great view of the beluga whales. A Continental Breakfast is provided.

Children must be accompanied by a paid adult. Crafts and activities are geared toward children 5 to 12. (Children must be at least 5 years old to participate).

 
 
*EDUCATION: SCOUT PROGRAMS

 
BOY SCOUT Overnights
   Price: $65.00 Qty

This underwater overnight adventure is designed for boys ages 6-13. Participants will enjoy a main floor scavenger hunt, touching live invertebrates, dissecting a squid, seeing our outdoor exhibits at night and learning how to help a stranded seal! After the evening activities are complete, everyone will fall asleep next to a cool tank of fish.

Every scout must be registered with a paid chaperone according to the scout chaperone guidelines.

Payment in full is required at the time of registration for all attendees.
Fee is $65 per person.
Advance registration is required.
Boy Scouts/Cub Scouts may only register on dates designated for boys.
A roster with complete names for all those attending , an indication of adult or child and the youth age range is due 30 days prior to the event. Please email it to bhirsh@searesearch.org

 
 
GIRL SCOUT Overnights
   Price: $65.00 Qty

This underwater overnight adventure is designed for girls ages 6-13. Participants will enjoy a main floor scavenger hunt, touching live invertebrates, dissecting a squid, seeing our outdoor exhibits at night and learning how to help a stranded seal! After the evening activities are complete, everyone will fall asleep next to a cool tank of fish.

Every scout must be registered with a paid chaperone according to the scout chaperone guidelines.

Payment in full is required at the time of registration for all attendees.
Fee is $65 per person.
Advance registration is required.
Girl Scouts may only register on dates designated for girls.
- Fathers attending on a Girl Scout night will spend the night separately from the scouts.
A roster with complete names for all those attending , an indication of adult or child and the youth age range is due 30 days prior to the event. Please email it to bhirsh@searesearch.org.

  Session  *16: Oct. 21-22: Fri, Oct 21, 2016 - Sat, Oct 22, 2016 7:00PM - 9:00AM   (103 AVAIL)
 
 
*HOMESCHOOL CLASSES

Mystic Aquarium is now handling the reservations for classes geared towards homeschoolers!
We will be breaking up the school year into 2 sessions. Our offerings for the months of October to January are listed below. Each class is 60 minutes in length and tailored to specific grade range. All classes take place in Classroom A, located near the shark exhibit on the main floor of the aquarium.

Please note: Programs fee does not include aquarium admission. Non-members will be required to pay regular admission rates in order to enter the aquarium. Special arrangements can be made for child drop-off and pick-up outside the aquarium for non-members participating in program.

Cost: Members, $32 per child. 25 child maximum and 6 child minimum per class.
Classes sold as a 4 part series for $32. Classes cannot be sold separately.

Grade 1 to 3: 10:00-11:00
Grades 4 to 6: 11:30-12:30
Grades 7 to 9: 1:00-2:00

Program Schedule: Mondays. October 3, November 7, December 5 and January 2

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Grades 1-3 Series
   Price: $32.00 Qty

Mondays 10:00-11:00am

  • October 3rd - Animal Classification
  • November 7th - Ocean Food Chains
  • December 5th - Symbiosis and Coral Reef Communities
  • January 2nd - Camouflage
  Session  *(1-3):2016 Fall/Winte: Mon, Oct 3, 2016 10:00AM - 11:00AM   (16 AVAIL)
 
 
Grades 4-6 Series
   Price: $32.00 Qty

Mondays 11:30-12:30pm

  • October 3rd - Animal Classification
  • November 7th - Ocean Food Chains
  • December 5th - Symbiosis and Coral Reef Communities
  • January 2nd - Camouflage
  Session  *(4-6):2016 Fall/Winte: Mon, Oct 3, 2016 11:30AM - 12:30PM   (22 AVAIL)
 
 
Grades 7-9 Series
   Price: $32.00 Qty

Mondays 1:00-2:00pm

  • October 3rd - Animal Classification
  • November 7th - Ocean Food Chains
  • December 5th - Symbiosis and Coral Reef Communities
  • January 2nd - Camouflage
  Session  *(7-9):2016 Fall/Winte: Mon, Oct 3, 2016 1:00PM - 2:00PM   (21 AVAIL)
 
 
*SUMMER CAMPS: AGES 3-5

Sea Stars, our early childhood summer camp program for preschoolers, is back for another exciting summer of fun. This half-day, week-long themed summer camp experience is packed with fun for children ages 3-5. Whether you sign your child up for one week or the entire summer, Sea Stars is the perfect program for your little sponge. Sea Stars programs take place in a bright, stimulating classroom designed for preschool-aged children. Parents enjoy peace of mind knowing our experienced staff creates a safe, memorable experience for each and every child. This unique program allows children to learn through hands-on experiences and animal encounters while interacting with peers and participating in fun projects. Children also experience the great outdoors at the Sea School Green, an outdoor learning space specially designed for our campers. Sea Stars campers do not leave aquarium grounds. This summer, Sea Stars themes will focus on the various animals that we have exhibited at the aquarium.
Teachers will provide a daily snack and beverage for the campers.

The Sea Star Camp runs from 8:30am-11:30am Pick up and drop off take place outside near the aquariums front gates.

 
Session 8: MARINE MAMMAL TRAINER FOR A WEEK  
   Regular Price: $240.00 Member Price: $205.00 Qty
Whales, sea lions and seals are all taken care of here at the aquarium by our Marine Mammal Trainers. But what does their job entail? Let your camper join in the fun as they talk to one of our veterinarians, learn about our seal and turtle rescue programs, and meet a person who dives into our animal tanks to find out what the real job is like. As an added bonus, these soon -to-be-trainers will come eye to eye with one of our beluga whales.
  Session  *Aug. 8-12: Mon, Aug 8, 2016 - Fri, Aug 12, 2016 8:30AM - 11:30AM   UNAVAILABLE
 
 
Session 9: GO WILD!  
   Regular Price: $240.00 Member Price: $205.00 Qty
GO WILD! EXPLORE RAINFORESTS, BIRDS, REPTILES & AMPHIBIANS!

Take a walk on the wild side with this camp! Campers will be actively engaged in the worlds of reptiles, amphibians and birds. We will utilize our Fabulous Exploration Wild exhibit as campers explore animals such as alligators, frogs and even penguins. Our animal care experts will once again be utilized to help us learn about these awesome animals.
  Session  *Aug. 15-19: Mon, Aug 15, 2016 - Fri, Aug 19, 2016 8:30AM - 11:30AM   UNAVAILABLE
 
 
*SUMMER CAMPS: AGES 6-8

 
Animal Adventure  
   Regular Price: $400.00 Member Price: $350.00 Qty
Does your camper love the ocean and the animals and plants found in and around it? If so, then this camp will be the perfect fit. Campers will enjoy this full-day, week long themed camp which is packed with hands-on activities, crafts, games, explorations of local habitats, behind-the-scenes visits and two field trips to local sites, as they have fun increasing their knowledge of the animal world. Our energetic staff will utilize the exhibits, animals and animal care staff as they navigate your camper on their adventure through the marine world.
  Session  *2016 Session 4: Mon, Aug 15, 2016 - Fri, Aug 19, 2016 8:30AM - 4:00PM   UNAVAILABLE
 
 
Dino - Sea  
   Regular Price: $400.00 Member Price: $350.00 Qty
Our very popular full-day, week long Dino-Sea camp is taking a new twist this year! Campers will learn about these ancient sea creatures as we compare them to some of our favorite land dinosaurs. Just think, who in the ancient ocean could be compared to the T-Rex or the Brontosaurus! Through hands-on activities, crafts, games, behind-the scenes visits and two field trips to local sites, campers will learn about and explore these ancient aquatic animals and their land connections.
  Session  *2016 Session 3: Mon, Aug 8, 2016 - Fri, Aug 12, 2016 8:30AM - 4:00PM   UNAVAILABLE
 
 
*SUMMER CAMPS: AGES 9-12

 
Mystic River Adventure  
   Regular Price: $425.00 Member Price: $375.00 Qty
Join us once again for this very popular joint Mystic Aquarium/Mystic Seaport summer program. While at the aquarium, campers learn about the fascinating animals and habitats of the Mystic River and Long Island Sound. Campers then travel to the Seaport for a daily lesson on how to sail their own boat. All told, campers find sailing at Mystic Seaport and investigating animals at Mystic Aquarium an incredible, memorable experience! Campers must be able to swim as they will be sailing small boats. Please enroll for this adventure through the aquarium.

There is no aftercare available for this program. Camper drop off is at the aquarium and pick up is at the seaport.
  Session  *2016 Session 3: Mon, Aug 8, 2016 - Fri, Aug 12, 2016 8:30AM - 4:00PM   UNAVAILABLE
 
 
Aquarium Experience  
   Regular Price: $400.00 Member Price: $350.00 Qty
Seals, crabs and whales, OH MY! Campers will dive into this week-long adventure where they learn about this fabulous aquarium, the animals who call it home and the staff who work here every day. Campers will meet animal care trainers and scientists, take special behind-the-scenes tours, learn about the excitement of working at the aquarium and participate in hands-on activities. Two field trips to local sites, including one to a local habitat, and unique projects enhance this super fun aquarium exploration experience.
  Session  *2016 Session 4: Mon, Aug 15, 2016 - Fri, Aug 19, 2016 8:30AM - 4:00PM   UNAVAILABLE
 
 
*SUMMER CAMPS: AGES 13-16

 
AGES 13-16: Week in the Life of a Marine Biologist  
   Regular Price: $500.00 Member Price: $475.00 Qty
Teens love marine biology and yearn to know what it's like to be a scientist. Join the Mystic Aquarium and New England Science & Sailing (NESS) for this exciting program that allows for a unique experience in the best aspects of a career in marine biology. Participants will start their day at NESS exploring Little Narragansett Bay by kayak, snorkel, foot and boat where they will perform field research before heading over to the Mystic Aquarium for engaging hands-on programming. This program is designed to give teens a real taste of what it's like to be a marine biologist.
Morning drop-off is at NESS in Stonington. All students take the SEAT bus with an instructor to Mystic Aquarium. Afternoon pick-up is at Mystic Aquarium. All registration will be through Mystic Aquarium.
  Session  *2016 Session 1: Mon, Aug 8, 2016 - Fri, Aug 12, 2016 8:30AM - 4:00PM   UNAVAILABLE
 
 
*COLLEGE: SEMINAR ON MARINE MAMMALS

Enhance your knowledge of marine mammals. In this weekly seminar, visiting scientists will discuss the natural history, evolution, anatomy, physiology, husbandry, cognition, behavior and conservation of these magnificent creatures. Our expert speakers offer a wealth of knowledge you won't find anywhere else!
*Must have at least a junior standing for Fall 2016 semester.

*Registration closes August, 31, 2016.

Class Starts Sept. 7th, 2016; Wednesday Evenings from 7:00-10:00pm.

 
URI College Student
   Price: $375.00 Qty
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  Session  SMM Fall 2016: Wed, Sep 7, 2016 7:00PM - 10:00PM   (3 AVAIL)
 
 
College Student (UCONN or Any Other College)
   Price: $450.00 Qty
*This ticket is for any College Student at UCONN or any other college as well as any Non-Student wanting College Credit.
  Session  SMM Fall 2016: Wed, Sep 7, 2016 7:00PM - 10:00PM   (3 AVAIL)
 
 
Class Audit
   Price: $175.00 Qty
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  Session  SMM Fall 2016: Wed, Sep 7, 2016 7:00PM - 10:00PM   (3 AVAIL)