Virtual Programs For Families

We will be streaming some of our most popular educational programs each week!

Students, families and individuals are welcome to take part in these live-streaming virtual programs. All programs require advance reservations to receive the needed link. All program times are in Eastern Standard Time.

Please Note: On August 11, 12 & 13, our virtual programs will be available with closed captioning in both Spanish and English! During each 45-minute session, a Spanish-speaking Aquarium educator will also be on hand to translate comments and questions. These programs are marked with "Closed Captioning" below.

Programs:

 

CLOSED CAPTIONING: All About Sea Turtles | All Ages

All About Sea Turtles | All Ages

Cost: Suggested Donation

Join us to meet some of the Aquarium's most captivating residents, our sea turtles! Learn ways to identify different sea turtle species and get a behind-the-scenes look at how we care for and feed our sea turtles. Plus we'll discuss ways to keep oceans and beaches safe for turtles. 45 minutes. Please only register once for your entire family.

Closed captioning in Spanish and English will be added to this program. A Spanish-speaking Aquarium educator will also be on hand to translate comments and questions.

Click Here to Register for tuesday, August 11 at 2 p.m. eST

CLOSED CAPTIONING: All About SealsĀ | All Ages

All About Seals | All Ages

Cost: Suggested Donation

Join us to meet the Maritime Aquarium seals and get a keeper's-eye view of a seal feeding and training session. Observe and discuss how seals are adapted for living in Long Island Sound,  plus get a peek at the plans and construction of our new seal pool - the most exciting new exhibit in the Aquarium's history! 45 minutes. Please only register once for your entire family.

Closed captioning in Spanish and English will be added to this program. A Spanish-speaking Aquarium educator will also be on hand to translate comments and questions.

Click Here to Register For wednesday, august 12 at 11 a.m. eST

CLOSED CAPTIONING: Shark Safari | Kindergarten - Grade 2

Shark Safari | Kindergarten - Grade 2

Cost: Suggested Donation

Sharks have a variety of superb adaptations that have allowed them to survive for millions of years. In this program, students will examine the teeth and jaws of different species of sharks and learn how their structures and senses help them find a variety of prey in different ocean habitats. Students will get an up-close look at the different species of sharks we have at the Aquarium and create a shark of their own that has the structures it needs to survive. 45 minutes. Please only register once for your entire family.

Closed captioning in Spanish and English will be added to this program. A Spanish-speaking Aquarium educator will also be on hand to translate comments and questions.

register for tHURSDAY, AUGUST 13 at 2 p.m. 

Fish Tales | Toddler - Kindergarten

Fish Tales | Toddler - Kindergarten

Cost: Suggested Donation

During this interactive story time, an Aquarium educator will lead young children and their parents/caregivers through songs, rhymes, dances, book readings and maybe even a visit with an animal ambassador. 45 minutes. Please only register once for your entire family.

Register for Monday, August 10 at 11 a.m. EST

A House for Hermit Crab | PreKĀ - Kindergarten

A House for Hermit Crab | PreK - Kindergarten

Cost: Suggested Donation

Hermit crab is outgrowing his shell and it’s time for a new home. Using Eric Carle’s classic story as motivation, we consider how living things use their environment to help them survive. 60 minutes. Please only register once for your entire family.

Register for friday, august 14 at 11 a.m. EST 

Our Mission

Mission: The Maritime Aquarium inspires people of all ages to appreciate and protect the Long Island Sound ecosystem and the global environment through living exhibits, marine science, and environmental education.


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Members-Only Hours: Mondays from 10 - 11 a.m.

Phone: (203) 852-0700

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Norwalk, CT 06854

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