Events & Activities

Throughout the year, Florida Oceanographic stays busy with special events, fundraisers, educational activities, research activities, restoration work and advocacy for healthy, well managed ecosystems.  Below are some of the many opportunities for you to become engaged in our effort to inspire environmental stewardship.  Stay tuned and check our calendar often.  Activities are added weekly.  
 
 

Upcoming Events

Oyster Shell Bagging

Date: Fri, Oct 20, 2017, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Category: Research Events
Summary: Attention oyster volunteers! Join us for an oyster shell bagging at 9am at the Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center and help bag oyster shells that will eventually be deployed into the Indian River Lagoon for restoration. Please wear closed-toe shoes, appropriate clothing and bring a reusable water bottle. Gloves provided. Participants not wearing closed toe shoes will not be allowed to participate for liability/safety reasons. more…

Craft Day

Date: Sat, Oct 21, 2017, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Category: Coastal Center Features
Summary: Stop by the Coastal Center between 10 and 2 to enjoy a special oyster-themed craft to make and take home with you more…

Seagrass Survey

Date: Wed, Oct 25, 2017, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Category: Research Events
Summary: Spend the morning underwater collecting seagrass data with our research team! Wear closed-toe shoes and bring a mask and snorkel. Ideally, volunteers will have experience snorkeling and be willing to learn how to identify and measure seagrass species. more…

Free Screening of A Plastic Ocean

Date: Fri, Nov 17, 2017, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Category: Special Events
Summary: Join Florida Oceanographic Society for an encore screening of A Plastic Ocean at The Lyric Theatre in Stuart. more…

Thanksgiving - Coastal Center Closed

Date: All day Thu, Nov 23, 2017 Recurs Every 12 months on the fourth Thu, starting Nov 24, 2011
Category: Coastal Center Features

Christmas Day - Coastal Center Closed

Date: All day Mon, Dec 25, 2017 Recurs Every 12 months on the 25th, starting Dec 25, 2011
Category: Coastal Center Features
Summary: Wishing you and your family a very merry Christmas! more…