Marine Life Day at VIMS' Eastern Shore Laboratory

September 21, 2019
12pm - 4pm
Location
VIMS - Seaside Hall (Eastern Shore Laboratory)
40 Atlantic Avenue
Wachapreague, VA 23480Map this location
Access & Features
  • Open to the public
VIMS Marine Life Day

Join us for a  fun and educational day exploring marine life found on Virginia‚Äôs Eastern Shore! This event will showcase marine science research being conducted at VIMS' Eastern Shore Laboratory. Guests will have the opportunity to interact with a variety of marine organisms in touch tanks and live displays, study creatures under microscopes, learn about marine science through activities and crafts, and discuss current research projects with scientists from various fields of study. Featured research and displays will include shellfish, crustaceans, fish, sharks, and many more!

This event is free, open to all ages, and takes place rain or shine. The first 50 people to register online will receive a VIMS reusable shopping bag when they check-in at the event. 

**Please note that this event will be held at VIMS' Eastern Shore Laboratory in Wachapreague, VA.**

 Register now to join the fun!


Contact

dkelley@vims.edu 757-787-5836, raturner@vims.edu 757-787-5807