Here and there! Partnership summer camps
Legends of the Deep with Seattle Children's Theatre (SCT)
For kids entering grades 1–4 in fall 2016
$355 on or before May 31, 2016; $383 on or after June 1, 2016
Aquarium members receive 10 percent off; SCT subscribers receive five percent off
Dive into the deep and explore a magical world of coral reefs, salmon and seals. Develop acting skills as you immerse yourself in a dramatic adventure while also engaging in hands-on marine science in this unique experience. Our adventure will conclude with a field trip on the last day to welcome the salmon home as they journey through the Ballard locks, then we’ll head off to explore the wetlands and beaches at Golden Gardens.
Camp takes place at the Seattle Aquarium. Registration opens February 8, 2016 and is processed through Seattle Children’s Theatre only. To register, please call (206) 443-0807 ext. 1186 or visit sct.org/school/classes. For scholarship information, please visit sct.org/School/Financial-Aid.
Extended care for this partnership camp is processed through Seattle Children’s Theatre only. To register by the Wednesday prior to your camp session, please call (206) 443-0803 ext.1186 or sct.org/school/classes.
Voyaging Puget Sound with The Center for Wooden Boats—a five-day camp including one overnight
For youth ages 13–16; age exceptions not permitted due to Coast Guard regulations.
Monday, Tuesday and Friday, 9am–5pm: Seattle Aquarium
Wednesday, 9am–overnight: Seattle Aquarium, then voyage to Blake Island
Thursday: wake up at Blake Island and voyage to Seattle Aquarium; camp ends at 5pm.
$475; Aquarium and The Center for Wooden Boats members $425
Explore our local waterways by leading your own voyage. Join sailing and science instructors from The Center for Wooden Boats and the Seattle Aquarium on the longboat Discovery, a 26-foot open rowing and sailing boat like those used by explorers Cook and Vancouver. Chart your course across the Puget Sound, conduct science experiments at sea and present your research at the Aquarium. Develop leadership, teamwork and communication skills while having fun and gaining technical ability in sailing, rowing, navigation and field observation.
Camp takes place at the Seattle Aquarium; overnight takes place at Blake Island. Registration is processed through the Seattle Aquarium.
Extended morning and afternoon care is available. Morning care: 8–8:45am; on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday only: $56/am, per camper. Afternoon care: 5–5:30pm; on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday only: $28/pm, per camper. Full week of extended care 8-8:45am and 5-5:30pm; $84, per camper. Students must be registered for extended care by the Wednesday before class starts. All extended care takes place at the Seattle Aquarium.
Important summer camp documents:
2016 Voyaging Puget Sound with The Center for Wooden Boats Family Handbook
2016 CWB Youth Programs Acceptance of Responsibility and Release from Liability
Emergency Treatment Liability and Media Release Form
Medical Health History Form
Allergen Action Plan
Early registration for Seattle Aquarium members is now open; registration for the general public will open February 15, 2016.
Join us on a stroll through a variety of spotlight exhibits as the Aquarium awakens. Each class focuses on a different theme featuring colors, textures or animal adaptations. Celebrate after our stroll by heading to our classrooms to sing songs, create art and explore artifacts of today’s spotlight animals and their marine environment.
For children 2–3 years old; must be accompanied by an adult. Infant siblings welcome.
Members: $13.50 per adult/child pair; $8.00 per additional participant.
Non-members: $15.00 per adult/child pair plus admission; $8.00 per additional participant.
Free City metered parking along the waterfront on Sundays.
Sunday, March 13: Colors of the currents
Sunday, April 17: Hold on or let it go?
Sunday, May 15: Spiny, Slimy and Soft Sea Creatures