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October 2014

Halloween Family Sleepover
October 24, 2014 5:00 PM—7:00 AM

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Have a “spooktacular” evening at the Aquarium with creepy crawly critters, pumpkin painting, and a freaky flashlight tour.

Saturday Family Fun: Totally Turtles
October 25, 2014 10:00 AM—11:30 AM

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Discover fun facts and turtle trivia as you explore these reptiles with your four to six-year-old child.

Job Shadow: Marine Biologist
October 29, 2014 3:30 PM—6:30 PM

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Taking care of fish is a fun and rewarding hobby, and it can even be a career!

Aquarist is not a zodiac sign. It is a very important position that our scaly and spineless friends rely on! Find out what it takes to be one in this three-hour class!

November 2014

Why Do We Explore?
November 1, 2014 8:00 AM—4:00 PM

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NOAA Office of Exploration and Research Professional Development

Meet Okeanos Explorer - a ship dedicated to Ocean Exploration! Through this workshop, teachers will be introduced to deep sea exploration, Okeanos voyages, standard-based lesson plans, on-line resources, and more. Each participant receives a $50 stipend for attending the full day session.

Job Shadow: Marine Biologist
November 1, 2014 9:00 AM—12:00 PM

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Taking care of fish is a fun and rewarding hobby, and it can even be a career!

Aquarist is not a zodiac sign. It is a very important position that our scaly and spineless friends rely on! Find out what it takes to be one in this three-hour class!

Member Sunday Funday
November 2, 2014 10:00 AM—1:00 PM

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Join us for Member Sunday Fundays this November! We’re offering FREE opportunities for members to visit the Aquarium classrooms every Sunday in November from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Junior Biologist: Northern Pacific
November 8, 2014 9:30 AM—11:30 AM

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What adaptations do animals have for the cold?

Participants ages 7-12 will learn how an amazing variety of animals have adapted to live in the icy north!

Member Sunday Funday
November 9, 2014 10:00 AM—1:00 PM

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Join us for Member Sunday Fundays this November! We’re offering FREE opportunities for members to visit the Aquarium classrooms every Sunday in November from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Aqua Tots: Slippery to Prickly
November 15, 2014 10:00 AM—11:30 AM

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This Aqua Tots program focuses on one of our senses, the sense of touch.

Let’s focus on our sense of touch as we explore slippery slugs, prickly sea urchins, and more with your two or three-year-old.

Member Sunday Funday
November 16, 2014 10:00 AM—1:00 PM

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Join us for Member Sunday Fundays this November! We’re offering FREE opportunities for members to visit the Aquarium classrooms every Sunday in November from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Saturday Family Fun: Shark Sleuths
November 22, 2014 10:00 AM—11:30 AM

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Sharks are the focus of this family program.

Discover how sharks’ amazing adaptations make them excellent predators with your four- to six-year-old child.

Member Sunday Funday
November 23, 2014 10:00 AM—1:00 PM

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Join us for Member Sunday Fundays this November! We’re offering FREE opportunities for members to visit the Aquarium classrooms every Sunday in November from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

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