Marine Science Day Camps - UNC Wilmington MarineQuest

Saturday Morning Marine Explorers

Saturday Morning Marine Explorers returns!  Join our MarineQuest staff for Saturday mornings filled with exciting scientific fun at the UNCW Center for Marine Science.  Each month we focus on a different theme as we get hands-on to explore sea creatures, marine habitats and ocean phenomena through lab experiments, field activities, games, art and more.  Experience first-hand what it's like to be a true Marine Explorer!

Ages 7-10 - and Completed 1st Grade
9:00am-12:00pm - One Saturday a Month

$65 for All 4 Sessions or $18 per Person per Session

Notes to Participants - Please send your child with his/her own light and healthy snack and drink for snack time.  Due to allergies please avoid snacks with peanuts.  

The Working Fish

September 16th

Back to school, back to work! Just like we work to earn a living, many sea creatures must work to survive!

Spooky, Slimy, Spikey

October 14th

It's the month of trick'sand treats! At theis SMME, learn about "freaky" creatures of the deep!

Pioneer Species

November 4th

Just like the Pilgrims pioneered settlement in America, many creatures are new pioneers of new ecosystems in the marine environment!

Ocean Families

December 2nd

The Holidays are a time best spent with the family. Learn about some fishy families of the marine world!