National Estuarine Research Reserves - Rookery Bay
300 Tower Road
In celebration of the Reserve's 40th anniversary, this popular summer education program provides FREE admission with programming geared towards children ages 12 and younger who are accompanied by an adult. We recommend a ratio of no more than 3 kids per adult to ensure a safe and pleasurable experience. Scheduled Activities: •9:00 - 1:00 Kids Crafts (classrooms) •9:00 - 2:00 Estuary Encounter (exhibit hall) •9:30-12:30 Critter Cart (upstairs) •10:15 to 10:45 Story Time (auditorium) •11:00 - 11:45 Creature Feature (auditorium) •11:00 - 1:00 JewBan's Deli Food Truck (picnic area) •12:00 - 12:45 Feature Film (auditorium) Pre-registration is not required.
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