April Vacation

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Sign up today for our PreK - 1st grade April vacation programs!  Make your own creature crafts, and hear ocean stories.  Our popular February vacation programs sold out completely this year, so be sure to register today.  

  • Apr21
    For the Birds (PreK - 1st Grade)

    Tuesday, April 21, 2015, 10:00 am to 11:30 am,

    Registration : $10 for non-members, $5 for members

    Audience: Pre-K – 1st Grade, parent/guardian required

    How many types of gulls are commonly found in Gloucester Harbor?  Learn all about the seabirds from Cape Ann and beyond!  From a cormorant’s special feathers to a pelican’s giant bill, seabirds have many amazing features for life on the water.  Create a seagull craft, and a pelican with a bill full of fish.  We’ll learn about gulls and other seabirds through ocean stories.  

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  • Apr22
    S.E.A. (Science Explorations through Art) - SOLD OUT

    Wednesday, April 22, 2015, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm,

    Registration : $30 for Non-Members, $25 for Members

    Audience: Ages 5-10

    What do different types of fish eat?  How does a fish's shape help it survive in its habitat?  During this science and art program, mornings will be spent at Cape Ann Art Haven, and afternoons will be spent at Maritime Gloucester.  We'll create paintings, collages, and sculptures as we explore ocean food chains and what makes a fish a fish!  Pickup and dropoff is at Cape Ann Art Haven on 180 Main Street, Gloucester, MA 01930.  Children will walk with instructors to and from the two locations.  

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  • Apr22
    Something Fishy (PreK - 1st Grade)

    Wednesday, April 22, 2015, 10:00 am to 11:30 am,

    Registration : $10 FOR NON-MEMBERS, $5 FOR MEMBERS

    Audience: Pre-K – 1st Grade, parent/guardian required

    What types of fish live in Gloucester?  How do fishermen catch fish?  Explore what makes a fish a fish, and the different methods used for fishing!  Kids will find out all about fishes and fishing gear through fish-themed crafts and activities.  We’ll learn about fishes and fishermen through ocean stories.  

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  • Apr23
    S.E.A. (Science Explorations through Art) - SOLD OUT

    Thursday, April 23, 2015, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm,

    Registration : $30 for non-members, $25 for members

    Audience: Ages 5-10

    What kinds of living things float in Gloucester Harbor?  What tiny sea creatures move with the current or hide in the seaweed?  During this science and art program, mornings will be spent at Cape Ann Art Haven, and afternoons will be spent at Maritime Gloucester.  We'll create models, sculptures, and drawings as we explore plankton, jellies, and seaweed.  Pickup and dropoff is at Cape Ann Art Haven on 180 Main Street, Gloucester, MA 01930.  Children will walk with instructors to and from the two locations. 

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  • Apr23
    Jiggly Jellies (PreK - 1st Grade)

    Thursday, April 23, 2015, 10:00 am to 11:30 am,

    Registration : $10 for non-members, $5 for members

    Audience: Pre-K – 1st Grade, parent/guardian required

    Did you know that a lion’s mane jelly can have tentacles over 100 feet long?  Found in every ocean, from the dark depths to the sunny surface, jellies are absolutely amazing animals!  Using a variety of materials, children will create their own large and small jelly crafts.  We’ll learn about jellies and other sea creatures through ocean stories.  

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