Celebracion del Mar

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ON-SITE: Tuesday, June 8th 10am - 3pm

Join us for a bilingual family fun day to celebrate our oceans featuring live science demos, aquarium presentations, a photo contest, crafts, and more! 

Program Schedule: 


 What & Where

10:30 am & 1:30 pm                        

 Touch Tank Experience (Tanque para Tocar) - Aquarium

11:30 am 

 Shark Jaw Lab and Shark Craft Giveaway (Laboratorio De Mandíbula De Tiburón Y Regalo De Manualidad de Tiburón) - Student Showcase

12:00 pm

 Liquid Nitrogen Experiment (Experimento De Nitrógeno Liquido) - Amphitheater

1:00 - 2:00 pm

 Fish Feeding (Alimentación de Peces) - Aquarium

2:00 pm


 Coral Reef Craft (Regalo De Manualidad De Arrecife De Coral) - Aquarium

Special Planetarium Schedule for June 8th during Celebracion del Mar:



1:00 pm  

 One World, One Sky: Big Bird's  Adventure 

2:00 pm

 Night Skies above the Palm Beaches (En Espanol) 

3:00 pm

 Night Skies above the Palm Beaches (In English) 

4:00 pm

 Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity

"Seas the Moment" Photo Contest: 

June 5th - 8th | Winner announced June 9th!
Calling all artists and ocean admirers! Help the Science Center spread awareness of #WorldOceansDay by showing us your appreciation and efforts to save the seas through a photo. Your submission will be automatically entered into our "Seas the Moment" photo contest on our website for all to see.

To enter: capture your family-friendly moment on or near the ocean along with an ocean conservation message and email your photo to events@sfsciencecenter.org with your name and location. You may also add hashtags #WorldOceansDay #SeastheMoment and #ProtectOurOceans to your photo as it may be featured on social media pages as well.

- First place prize is admission for 4 to the Science Center with a private touch tank experience.
- Second place prize is a science goodie pack from our store.

Event Details: 

Event is included with admission to the Science Center. Special FREE pricing for children 12 and under!

$17.95 non-member adults and FREE for children under 12 and Science Center members. Tickets purchased at the door.

For questions, or if you are interested in being a part of this event, email events@sfsciencenter.org.


VIRTUAL: Tuesday, June 8th 10:30am - 3pm

Virtual Program Schedule (these are free to watch!):

Click here to join.


 Presentations and Activities

10:30 am  

Future Scientist Story Time: Professor Clark the Science Shark, Book #5

11:30 am

 Shark Jaw Lab Presentation 

1:30 pm

 Virtual Touch Tank Experience 

2:00 pm

 Coral Reef Presentation and Coral STEM Kit Craft (purchase kit here ahead of time)