Ocean Science Lecture Series
Wed, Dec 10 at 7 p.m. Dive Into the Story: Ocean Science Fun for All Ages presented by Dr. Ellen Prager, Marine Scientist and author. Johnson Education Center Auditorium, admission is FREE.
Friends of Harbor Branch Upcoming Events
Fri Nov 28 Pontoon Boat Tour on the IRL plus a special screening of A Sense of Place, a historic look at Florida through the narrative of Patrick Smith, author of A Land Remembered. Depart Ed Center at 10a.m. for the boat tour and return at noon for the movie. Box lunch included. $35 members; $45 nonmembers- Call 772-242-2559 for information and reservations. Ages 9 and up.
Wed Dec 10 VIP Tour for FoHB Members & Their Guests – Reservations required. 10 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. Meet at the Ocean Discovery Center at 9:30 a.m. Call 772-242-2559 for information and reservations. Ages 12 & up.
Sat Dec 13 Ocean Discovery Center’s Holiday Open House. 10am – 1pm A seasonal celebration of marine science. Holiday treats, music, and crafts for all ages. Visit the Ocean Discovery Center gift shop. Free event.
Tue Dec 16 Palm Beach’s Flagler Museum and Whitehall Mansion. 9am-5pm Travel aboard Academy Coach to Palm Beach and then lunch (on your own) at the Gardens Mall + time for shopping. $45 members, $50 nonmembers. Early registration is appreciated to secure the charter bus. Call Friends of Harbor Branch at (772) 242-2559.
Thu Jan 8 Tour Save the Chimps Sanctuary. Meet at the Ocean Discovery Center 12:15pm - 4pm For Friends of Harbor Branch only by special invitation.Please register early as space is limited. $60 charge includes transportation and exclusive, walking, guided tour by Jen Feuerstein, Sanctuary Director. Ages 12 and up. Call (772)242-2559 for information and reservations.
Tue Jan 13 The Colorful Characters and History of St. Lucie Village with noted historian Ann Sinnott. 10am – 1:30 pm $30 members, $40 nonmembers. Includes transportation and lunch. Tour requires moderate walking. Ages 12 and up. Call (772) 242-2559 for information and reservations.
Wed Jan 14 VIP Tour for FoHB Members & Their Guests – Reservations required. 10 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. Meet at the Ocean Discovery Center at 9:30 a.m. Call 772-242-2559 for information and reservations. Ages 12 & up.
Thu Jan 15 Adams Ranch Tour and BBQ Meet at the ranch at 9:45am – Depart 1:30 pm. Bring your cameras. Reservations required. $40 members, $50 nonmembers. Ages 12 and up. Call (772) 242-2559 for information and reservations.
Thu Jan 22 A Land Remembered with Patrick Smith, Jr. A multimedia show about the spirit and history of Florida presented by the son of the author of A Land Remembered. Admission includes a delicious, sustainable seafood paella plate, seated dining. Beer and sangria available for purchase. Silent auction of HBOI lab chairs upcycled by Art Mundo artists. Dinner 5-6:15pm. Presentation begins at 6:30pm. Tickets available in advance ONLY. $20 members, $30 non-members. Call (772) 242-2559. Ages 9 and up.
Tue Jan 27 Authentic Bahama Fish Fry and Boat Tour with Capt. Chop and Little Jim Bait and Tackle Shop. Depart Ft. Pierce Marina at 3pm and return at 5:30pm. Boat to Little Jim Bait and Tackle where Chef Danny will prepare a fish fry of sustainable seafood complete with hush puppies and coleslaw. Buy your brew and relax on the deck before heading back to the marina. $50 members, $60 nonmembers. Ages 12 and up. Call (772) 242-2559 for reservations.
Thu Jan 29 Explore the Kissimmee River and Restoration Project. Enjoy an all day trip of natural beauty, wildlife, exploration and adventure on a pontoon boat, along with a presentation about Florida environmental history and water resource management. Box lunch and transportation included. $40 members, $50 nonmembers. Call (772) 242-2559 for information and reservations. Ages 9 and up.