Adult & Small Group

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Adult & Small Group

Science Field Trip

Adult Ocean Awareness

Open to all Senior Centers, Associations, and Residential Communities

Take a journey into the world of science with a series of programs designed for seniors. Whether at the Ocean Institute or at your facility, five unique educational and interactive programs can be selected to meet the interests for your group.

Maritime Field Trip 3-5 days

Catalina Odyssey: A Voyage of Discovery
Grades 4-adult

Embark on an exciting voyage to Catalina Island. On this dynamic sailing adventure, students are trained to work as crew of a 100-ton schooner Spirit of Dana Point. They explore Catalina and surrounding waters while they snorkel, hike, and live the life of a tallship sailor. This program is adaptable to fit curriculum needs in the fields of ecology, water quality, oceanography, biology, and history.

Science Field Trip 1 hour

Good Tide Pooler Lab
Grades Pre-K - adult

A one hour lab program ideal for small groups (up to 25 participants) including homeschools, scout troops, and special education groups. The curriculum is based on the Good Tide Pooler Rules.

Maritime Field Trip 1 hour

Pilgrim Tour
Grades Pre-K - adult

This walking tour explains the mechanics of the vessel and the voyage around Cape Horn as described by Richard Henry Dana in Two Years Before the Mast. Explore the ship in detail while learning about the shipboard life of sailors of the past.