Classes at the Centre

A variety of classes to choose from, each with an ocean twist!

 

BUDDING BIOLOGISTS LEVEL 1
(GRADES K-2) – 4 DAY CLASS

No scheduled classes at this time.

Perfect for homeschoolers! This series of four classes showcases hands-on, inquiry-based learning focused on marine and coastal ecosystems. Exploration, activities and crafts reinforce topics. Registration fee includes workbook, worksheets, and pencil. Click here for registration forms.

$75/child. 

BARNACLE BUDDIES TEASER
(AGES 4-6) – 1 DAY CLASS

No scheduled classes at this time.

Barnacle Buddies, our sell-out summer camp for 4-6 year olds, is also available during Spring Break! As a sample of the summer fun to come, we’re offering two special sessions for your young explorers to check out. Each session has a unique theme not covered in the summer sessions.

$20/child (includes all day admission to the aquarium). 

 

SALISH SEA SPA
(AGES 7-12) – 1 DAY CLASS

No scheduled classes at this time.

Participants of this workshop will leave with two hand-made bath products they create using natural and locally sourced ingredients. All materials provided, including containers which they will decorate and personalize.

$30/child (includes all day admission to the aquarium).

 

DOCK WALK WONDERS
(AGES 8-12) – 1 DAY CLASS

No scheduled classes at this time.

Join an Oceaneer on a dock walk to investigate the biodiversity of plants and animals living on and around floating docks and wharves. Supplies and life-jackets provided. Registration fee includes a laminated field guide for participant to take home ($9.99 value).

Cost: $38.00 + tax per child (includes all day admission to the aquarium). In order to provide a quality experience, group numbers are limited to 10 participants.

 

ARTS AND CRAFTS AND OCEANS… OH MY! 
(AGES 9-12) – 2 DAY CLASS

No scheduled classes at this time.

Children will have the opportunity to create two marine-themed art projects over the course of this two-week class. One project will be artful and beautiful and the other fun and functional! Supplies (new and recycled), instruction—and a little science—included.

$25/child (includes all day admission to the aquarium). 

NATURE JOURNALING
(AGES 8-12) – 1 DAY CLASS

No scheduled classes at this time.

This class introduces your artful offspring to nature journaling! Children make and personalize a journal from new and recycled materials. Taking inspiration from the ever-awesome marine life in our many habitats, participants will learn tips and tricks to fill the pages with spectacular art and insights. All supplies included.

$25/child (includes all day admission to the aquarium). Complete and return this registration form to the Shaw Centre for the Salish Sea by email (groups@salishseacentre.org), phone (250 665 7511), or in person. In order to provide a quality experience, class size is limited to 10 participants.

 

Fees & Bookings  Forms may be submitted in person, or by email (groups@salishseacentre.org), or by fax (778 426 0715). No bookings will be made without full payment. Registration is not considered complete unless this form is submitted.

Cancellations received within 14 days of a program start date are non-refundable. The Shaw Centre for the Salish Sea reserves the right to cancel a class prior to the start date due to low registration – in that event, full refunds will apply.