Mon, Aug 26
9:00am - 3:00pm
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14 classes have spots left
Faster than a speeding sea otter, more powerful than a shark - it's Super Sea Creatures! Join us to learn how sea otters, sharks, and even you can be an ocean superhero! We'll learn about these super sea creatures through exhibit visits, up close animal encounters and hands on science activities both in and out of the classroom.
Monday Aug 26th, 9am - 3pm(5 sessions)
For young kids 6-7 years old. The class introduces footwork, basic techniques and skills, etiquette and sportsmanship. We provide all the necessary equipment. To join the class after the season has started you need to take an Introductory Package.
Tuesday Aug 27th, 6:30pm - 8pm
Tuesday Aug 27th, 7:30pm - 8pm
For kids 11 and younger who have been fencing for at least one year, have a good understanding of basic movements, and are ready for a higher level of footwork, technical skills, and bouting tactics. We will continue to emphasize etiquette and sportsmanship. Full set of equipment is necessary.
Friday Aug 30th, 5pm - 6:30pm
The history of Coney Island is like nothing you’ve ever heard before. From prostitutes living in a giant tin elephant, to the invention of the hot dog, to a ride that’s so scary it actually made its riders pee themselves, and we’ll tell you all about it! Join New York Local Tours as we explore the engaging history of Coney Island’s...
Saturday Sep 21st, 1pm - 3pm
This is an Advanced class for fencers with at least one year competitive experience with fencing. Fencers in this class are annual members, take individual lessons, train two-three times a week, have their own electric and protective gear, and compete regularly in local as well as national events.
Thursday Aug 29th, 6pm - 8pm
Tuesday Aug 27th, 5pm - 7:30pm
Bring your family to enjoy early access to the aquarium with fun activities and a private visit to one of our exhibits. Create, play, and move together to learn more about the aquarium's animals. We'll finish with a live animal encounter with one of our aquatic invertebrates! Topic and dates: Playquarium - Oct. 6, 2019 Spineless - Nov. 2, 2019...
Sunday Oct 6th, 9am - 10:30am
This class brings fencers to a higher level of footwork and technical skills, bouting tactics and continues to emphasize etiquette and sportsmanship. Prerequisite: Fencers who have acquired a good understanding of basic movements and have at least half a year of fencing experience. Note: Full set of equipment is necessary.
Monday Aug 26th, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Bring your sleeping bag and join us after hours to explore our new exhibit Ocean Wonders: Sharks! Discover the marine life of the Hudson Canyon with a behind the scenes tour, dive chat, and fun activities. You'll even meet a live animal at this sleep"under" event. This program is for children ages 5 and up. Tickets are per person, and children must...
Saturday Sep 28th, 6pm - 11:55pm(2 sessions)
School is out so dive into the Aquarium! Join us as we learn how the staff at the NY Aquarium take care of animals. This program is packed with special experiences for keepers-in-training: learn how animal diets are prepared, watch a training session, practice your keeper skills, and meet an animal up close. This experience is for children grades...
Wednesday Oct 9th, 9am - 3pm
School is out so dive into the Aquarium! Join us in an exploration of our newest exhibit and learn the secrets of spineless species under the sea. This program is packed with special experiences for future ocean scientists: enjoy hands-on activities, discover invertebrate diversity, and meet an animal up close. This experience is for children grades...
Tuesday Nov 5th, 9am - 3pm
Your child will experience first-hand what it’s like to be an animal keeper! This fast-paced program is jammed full of special experiences that demonstrate just what it takes to feed and care for the animals that call the New York Aquarium home. This experience is for children ages 7-10. Topics: Marine Mammals - Nov. 17, 2019 Sharks -...
Sunday Nov 17th, 2pm - 4pm
School is out so dive into the Aquarium! Join us in an in-depth shark exploration and uncover how and why scientists study sharks. This program is packed with special experiences for future shark researchers: go behind the scenes, use scientific tools to learn more about sharks, and meet an animal up close. This experience is for children grades...
Monday Jan 20th, 9am - 3pm
Loch Ness Monster? The Kraken? Unicorns? Did you know that many of the common mythological creatures are based off of real ocean animals? Join us for a week as we take a deep dive into mythological creatures and the scientific facts that they grew out of! You will explore Aquarium exhibits and Coney Island Beach, meet local animal ambassadors and engage...