SHARKFEST returns to the Calvert Marine Museum on Saturday, July 9 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Rejoice the final word apex predator of the marine world at one of many museum’s hottest occasions.
Common museum admission applies; CMM members are FREE. House is proscribed, advance ticket buy is beneficial. Complimentary museum passes won’t be honored, and strollers or wagons aren’t allowed within the museum for SHARKFEST.
Sharks are one of many world’s most riveting creatures and SHARKFEST is an opportunity to be taught extra about them. Company will have the ability to view sharks up shut whereas outdoors on the Corbin Nature Pavilion. Whereas the Discovery Room can be closed to permit focus to be on the sharks for the day, our youthful guests will nonetheless have the chance to seek for a fossil outdoors.
The museum and grounds will supply alternatives to discover the range of sharks and their exceptional historical past on planet Earth. Study fascinating ‘sharktoids,’ study proof of prehistoric sharks, and make a shark themed craft.
Marine conservation biologist Dr. David Shiffman will focus on his new guide ‘Why Sharks Matter’ within the Harms Gallery at 11:30 a.m. and a couple of:30 p.m. and copies can be out there for buy and signing. He may also reply any questions company have about sharks, marine biology, or ocean conservation.
Store early, whereas provides final, within the Museum Retailer for shark shirts for youngsters. The shop can be stocked with shark-themed mementos together with toys and books. Museum members save 10% off within the retailer day by day. Dan D’s Concessions and Rita’s Ice can be on web site with foods and drinks on the market. For extra info, go to www.calvertmarinemuseum.com.