WILD Weekends

Overview

WILD Weekends
We Inspire Learning through Discovery

WILD (We Inspire Learning through Discovery) Weekends at the Ocean Institute highlight take-home science activities for families.

Each WILD weekend will focus on a different science topic ranging from marine pollution to terrestrial ecology. At the end, families will have the tools to keep the discovery going at home.

Join us for one of the WILD Weekends below. 

Event

Sunny Science
WILD Weekend Series

Come to this WILD Weekend to explore the sunny side of alternative energy and learn all about solar power. You will discover how the energy from the sun is converted into usable energy and construct a working solar car to take home. Your ticket includes admission to Ocean Institute where you can explore solar and other alternative energy sources all day.

Event

Red, White, and Blue Picnic Tricks
WILD Weekend Series

Do you want to impress your friends at your 4th of July picnics with fun and intelligent tricks? Attend this WILD Weekend and you will learn the science behind the best ones! Come create Minty Fireworks, Patriotic Fizzing Sea Stars, and Fizzy Popsicle Paintings. You will take home a kit to entertain your BBQ guests at home. Your ticket includes admission to Ocean Institute so don’t forget to come early and explore.