Oct 22nd, 2021 - Oct 24th, 2021 · 4:00 PM-12:00 PM
Are you an adventurous grandparent looking for a fun and educational experience to share with your grandchild? Join the Dauphin Island Sea Lab Oct. 22 through 24, 2021, for Family Camp, the Grandparents Edition! This overnight, weekend program will allow you to explore Dauphin Island and investigate its habitats, guided by full-time marine educators.
Activities include a trip aboard the Sea Lab’s research vessel, learning about estuaries, exploring beaches with a scientific eye, investigating salt marshes and their importance by foot and kayak, nighttime ghost crab hunting, bird walks through the forest, and a guided tour of the aquarium. Activities will be primarily outdoors (with plenty of water breaks), and enrollment will be limited to allow for social distancing. The cost of this program is $150, per participant. Cost includes meals, lodging, and all class activities. For more information visit https://www.disl.edu/events/family-camp-oct21.
Dauphin Island Sea Lab