Weedy Scorpionfish

WE LOVE HOMESCHOOLING FAMILIES!

Ripley’s Aquarium offers special programs for all home schooled students. We offer a walkup discount at $10.99+tax/person for teaching parents, homeschool children, and immediate siblings in the same household (minors). You must provide either a letter of intent, attendance record, or homeschool ID card at our admission windows in order to receive this discount.

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Please fill out the form below and we will contact you with more information! All programs are based on availability and completion of the form is NOT a reservation. If you would like to make a reservation, please call 1-888-240-1358.

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NEW PROGRAM TIMES:

Grades K-8: 12:30 pm

LAB TIME: 2:00pm

Cost for lab: $12.00 plus tax per lab
Must be 9 years of age or older to participate in labs
*Minimum of 4 kids required to hold the lab
*Lab cost is in addition to class cost

COST:

GRADES K-8: $11.00 plus tax per class
AGES 2-5: $5.99 plus tax
UNDER 2: FREE
ADULTS: $7.00 plus tax

RESERVATIONS:

Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance of the program date.
Home school families with annual passes may attend programs for $4.00 plus tax
($4.39) per child (grades K-8).
Home school families with annual passes may attend Labs for $8.00 plus tax per child.

*Full payment is due upon booking. There are no refunds for any programs unless we must cancel the program. If you need to cancel your reservation and you do somore than 24 hours in advance of the program date, we will hold your payment as credit for a future program as long as it is within that school year. If you cancel within 24 hours of the program date or you do not show up for the program, you will not be refunded and payment will not be transferred to another date.

UPCOMING PROGRAMS

All 2020 programs will be conducted virtually

SEPTEMBER 16, 2020

Animal Defenses: Venom vs. Poison

Do you know the difference between a venomous or poison animal? Why do animals have these defenses? Come learn about them in this program.

OCTOBER 14, 2020

Night Lights: Bioluminescent Animals

Glow in the dark animals lurk in the depths of the ocean. Where does this glow come from? What is it used for? You will find the answers in this enlightening program!

 

NOVEMBER 18, 2020

Extremes: Arctic vs Hydrothermal

Our oceans have areas of extreme hot and extreme cold. What can live in such an environment? We will cover the life forms and characteristics of these extreme areas.

JANUARY 20, 2021

Rising Tides–A Warming World

Our oceans are warming find out why and how we can help slow this process.

FEBRUARY 17, 2021

Invasive Species­

What is an invasive species? What affect do invasive species have on an ecosystem? Come find out in this program.

MARCH 17, 2021

What’s in Our Water?

Come see how we make our water for the aquarium, how we keep our water clean and what it takes to make our animals happy in our water.

APRIL 21, 2021

Marine Debris

Are you aware of how much trash is in our oceans? Join us as we dive into the hot topic of marine debris.  We will learn about garbage patches, litter tracking and much more!

MAY 19, 2021

Marine Vet

Have you ever considered becoming a veterinarian?  In this program, we cover all of the requirements and processes for starting a career as a marine veterinarian.

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Please fill out the form below and we will contact you with more information! All programs are based on availability and completion of the form is NOT a reservation. If you would like to make a reservation, please call 1-888-240-1358.

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You will receive an email notification to confirm your consent.