Oceans Alive!

For ages 5-8
June 8, July 13, or July 30, 2018
Program Cost: $35 per student
Registration Form available January 2018


The Gulf of Mexico offers a wealth of material for developing minds and curious senses in "Ocean's Alive," a half-day adventure for children ages 5 through 8 and their parents/grandparents. Combining arts and crafts with a beach walk adventure, the educators at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab usher children and adults into a deeper appreciation of the marvelous Alabama coast. Lessons in marine biology, ecology and zoology are introduced in hands-on activities so fun, your children will discover that learning can be a blast! 

Time: 1pm - 4:30pm

Location: Discovery or Endeavour Hall (See Campus Map)

What to wear: Clothes that can get a little wet and a little messy

Things to bring: water shoes, water bottle, sunscreen, a bathing suit or other clothing that can get wet, and a towel

Parents/guardians are required to attend, must be 18 years of age or older, and may be responsible for no more than 3 children. Only those children enrolled should attend; no younger/older siblings, please. Everyone should be prepared to get wet. There will be a short mid-afternoon break with snacks and drinks provided.

To sign up, please submit the application form and $35 registration fee (payable to DISL) by email, or mail to:

Oceans Alive! 
Dauphin Island Sea Lab 
101 Bienville Blvd 
Dauphin Island AL 36528

Email: DHPSummer@disl.org