National Estuaries Day at Rookery Bay
September 28, 2019
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve is celebrating National Estuaries Day with a free day of fun and activities at the Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center.
This FREE event includes entrance to the Environmental Learning Center, staff-narrated boat tours (bus transportation provided to the boat 15 minutes away), introductory 30-minute kayaking trips, stand-up paddle boarding demos on Henderson Creek, Estuary Encounter experience with touch tanks, live animal presentations, crafts, Junior Scientist lab activities and more! Additionally, foods truck will be on site during lunch hours.
National Estuaries Day is celebrated by the 29 national estuarine research reserves across the country to help coastal communities learn more about the importance of this special habitat that forms where rivers meet the sea. Activities are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Sign up online in advance now! Sign up begins when doors open at 9 a.m. Age restrictions may apply, please see website for more information.