Discover Science with the Seattle Aquarium!

When: November 2017

Where: Seattle Aquarium, 1483 Alaskan Way, Pier 59, Seattle, WA

What:
Science & Cocktails: Lightning Talks, November 8, 6–10pm

Join us for a fun evening at the Seattle Aquarium featuring fascinating, five-minute glimpses into the latest marine and ocean science from local scientists and science enthusiasts. From Falling for Blondie, a 12-Feet-Tall, Green-Eyed Beauty to How to Enjoy Sushi without Getting Infested by Parasites, there is sure to be a topic that catches your interest. After the main event, head to our Life on the Edge exhibit to chat with our presenters, enjoy dessert bites and sip a nightcap!

$25 general admission, $20 member admission; includes light hors d’oeuvres and dessert bites. Cash bar.

Discover Science Weekend, November 10–12
Bring the family to explore science together through exciting interactive experiments and presentations. Meet scientists and researchers from the Aquarium as well as other organizations in the community to learn about current projects, as well as why and how the research is being conducted.

Gills Club, November 12, 2–3:30pm
The Gills Club is Atlantic White Shark Conservancy's STEM-based education initiative dedicated to connecting youth with female scientists from around the world, sharing knowledge, and inspiring shark and ocean conservation. The Seattle Aquarium is your local Gills Club host meeting site! Meetings are held on select Sundays and open to Seattle Aquarium and Gills Club members, youth ages 6–12; must be accompanied by an adult, families welcome.

To learn more and register, visit SeattleAquarium.org/public-programs.

Hours/prices at the Aquarium:
The Aquarium’s admission gate is open 9:30am to 5pm daily, with the exhibits closing at 6pm. Admission fees: Adults $29.95; youth (4–12) $19.95; children 3 and under are admitted free.

About the Seattle Aquarium
Founded in 1977 and located on Pier 59 in the heart of Seattle, Washington, the nonprofit Seattle Aquarium serves as the largest platform for ocean conservation and engagement in the Pacific Northwest. With a mission of Inspiring Conservation of Our Marine Environment, it leads educational, conservation and regional research initiatives for a healthier planet. A thriving and vibrant Aquarium is a key part of Seattle. Help secure the Aquarium for years to come by donating to the Resilience Fund at www.seattleaquarium.org/donate.

On the web: SeattleAquarium.org
On Facebook: facebook.com/Aquarium.Seattle
On Twitter: twitter.com/SeattleAquarium
On Instagram: instagram.com/seattleaquarium
On YouTube: youtube.com/seattleaquarium

Contact:
Tim Kuniholm
(206) 386-4345
t.kuniholm@seattleaquarium.org