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April 2014

Coastal Conversations: Conservation in the Anthropocene
April 23, 2014 10:00 AM—10:30 AM

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Tune in online for a half-hour broadcast in our Coastal Conversations series. In this episode, we will talk with Peter Kareiva, a member of the National Academy of Sciences and one of the world’s leading ecologists. Viewers can submit questions during the broadcast by sending an email to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Discounted Late Nights
April 23, 2014 5:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Discounted Late Nights
April 24, 2014 5:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Gentle Jaws: Diving with Whale Sharks
April 24, 2014 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Ken Kurtis

Ken Kurtis will discuss his experiences diving with whale sharks, which live in warm, tropical waters and represent the largest species of fish on Earth today.

Shark Lagoon Nights
April 25, 2014 6:00 PM—9:00 PM

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Join us on Free Friday evenings when Shark Lagoon will be open until 9:00 p.m.

Member Shopping Day
April 26, 2014 9:00 AM—5:00 PM

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Purchase a gift that’s “otterly” perfect for the mothers, fathers, and graduates in your life at Aquarium Member Shopping Day!

Purchase a gift that’s “otterly” perfect for the mothers, fathers, and graduates in your life at Aquarium Member Shopping Day!

Earth Day Celebration
April 26, 2014 9:00 AM—5:00 PM

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Learn what you can do to help our ocean planet at the Aquarium of the Pacific’s fifteenth annual Earth Day Celebration.

Saturday Family Fun: Magnificent Marine Mammals
April 26, 2014 10:00 AM—11:30 AM

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Our marine mammal relatives who live in the ocean are the focus of this family program.

Explore what makes marine mammals like whales to sea otters so special with your four to six-year-old child.

Earth Day Celebration
April 27, 2014 9:00 AM—5:00 PM

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Learn what you can do to help our ocean planet at the Aquarium of the Pacific’s fifteenth annual Earth Day Celebration.

Aquatic Academy | Prospects of Humankind in the 21st Century: Keys to a Better Future
April 28, 2014 7:00 PM—9:15 PM

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The Aquarium’s goal for this Aquatic Academy is to explore prospects of humankind for the balance of the twenty-first century. The information presented and the discussions will provide input for developing future exhibits.

Underwater Photography Exhibition by Artist Jason deCaires Taylor
April 30, 2014 9:00 AM—6:00 PM

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Visitors to the Aquarium of the Pacific can view an underwater photography exhibition of Taylor’s latest sculptural works starting April 30, 2014.

Job Shadow: Mammalogist
April 30, 2014 3:30 PM—6:30 PM

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If you want to grow up and be a dolphin trainer, then this class is for you!

Husbandry has nothing to do with finding a mate, and everything to do with animal healthcare. Learn how our mammalogists care for our marine mammals.

Art-Lantis
April 30, 2014 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Jason deCaires Taylor

Artist Jason deCaires Taylor founded the first underwater sculpture park off the coast of Grenada in the West Indies. His latest sculptural works can be found submerged off the coast of Cancún, Mexico.

May 2014

Shark Lagoon Nights
May 2, 2014 6:00 PM—9:00 PM

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Join us on Free Friday evenings when Shark Lagoon will be open until 9:00 p.m.

Job Shadow: Mammalogist
May 3, 2014 9:00 AM—12:00 PM

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If you want to grow up and be a dolphin trainer, then this class is for you!

Husbandry has nothing to do with finding a mate, and everything to do with animal healthcare. Learn how our mammalogists care for our marine mammals.

Urban Ocean Festival
May 3, 2014 9:00 AM—5:00 PM

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Explore and celebrate Southern California’s coast during the Aquarium’s annual Urban Ocean Festival.

Los Cerritos Wetlands Habitat Restoration
May 3, 2014 10:30 AM—12:30 PM

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The Aquarium of the Pacific is working together with the Los Cerritos Wetlands Authority to help restore a local wetland in Long Beach.

Urban Ocean Festival
May 4, 2014 9:00 AM—5:00 PM

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Explore and celebrate Southern California’s coast during the Aquarium’s annual Urban Ocean Festival.

Aquatic Academy | Prospects of Humankind in the 21st Century: Keys to a Better Future
May 6, 2014 7:00 PM—9:15 PM

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The Aquarium’s goal for this Aquatic Academy is to explore prospects of humankind for the balance of the twenty-first century. The information presented and the discussions will provide input for developing future exhibits.

The Steelhead Story
May 8, 2014 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Tom Tomlinson

Tom Tomlinson will share the natural history, local importance, and ecological role of the Southern California steelhead.

Shark Lagoon Nights
May 9, 2014 6:00 PM—9:00 PM

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Join us on Free Friday evenings when Shark Lagoon will be open until 9:00 p.m.

Junior Biologist: Sharks
May 10, 2014 9:30 AM—11:30 AM

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Sharks are amazing predators of the deep!

Participants ages 7-12 will explore these amazing predators in this exciting class.

Mother’s Day Brunch
May 11, 2014 10:30 AM—1:00 PM

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This Mother’s Day, show your mom she deserves the best!

Aquatic Academy | Prospects of Humankind in the 21st Century: Keys to a Better Future
May 13, 2014 7:00 PM—9:15 PM

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The Aquarium’s goal for this Aquatic Academy is to explore prospects of humankind for the balance of the twenty-first century. The information presented and the discussions will provide input for developing future exhibits.

Taking On the Five Horsemen: Drought, Malnutrition, Obesity, Poverty, and Pesticide Pollution
May 14, 2014 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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David Sands

Montana State University professor and plant pathologist David Sands will discuss his work in researching bacteria that play a role in battling crop diseases.

Shark Lagoon Nights
May 16, 2014 6:00 PM—9:00 PM

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Join us on Free Friday evenings when Shark Lagoon will be open until 9:00 p.m.

Summer of Wonder Member Preview
May 18, 2014 6:30 PM—9:30 PM

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Members are invited to be the first to celebrate the Aquarium’s Summer of Wonder.

Shark Lagoon Nights
May 23, 2014 6:00 PM—9:00 PM

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Join us on Free Friday evenings when Shark Lagoon will be open until 9:00 p.m.

Saturday Family Fun: Sea Jellies
May 24, 2014 10:00 AM—11:30 AM

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and Other Incredible Invertebrates

Explore these incredible animals with your four to six-year-old child.

Can New Environmentalism Save the World from Itself? Strange Bedfellows and a “Big Tent”
May 27, 2014 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Peter Kareiva

Peter Kareiva will discuss how new messages, new science, and new alliances are conservation’s best hope.

New Member Night
May 29, 2014 6:30 PM—9:30 PM

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Welcome to the Aquarium!

Members, you’re officially invited to explore the wonders of the Aquarium at New Member Night!

Shark Lagoon Nights
May 30, 2014 6:00 PM—9:00 PM

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Join us on Free Friday evenings when Shark Lagoon will be open until 9:00 p.m.

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