Summer Kid’s Groups | Coastal Discovery Museum

Summer Experiences for Children’s Groups

Participate in fun, educational experiences this summer with the Coastal Discovery Museum. Children’s groups (camps, daycares, clubs, etc.) can participate in a variety of summer activities onsite, offsite, or at your site. Most experiences are 30-45min for younger groups and 45-60min for older groups.

If you plan to visit the Museum with your children’s group for any reason (including self-guided tours), reservations are required.

Contact:
Dawn Brut - Curator of Education
dbrut@coastaldiscovery.org
(843) 689 - 6767 ext: 228

Summer Experiences for Children’s Groups

Participate in fun, educational experiences this summer with the Coastal Discovery Museum. Children’s groups (camps, daycares, clubs, etc.) can participate in a variety of summer activities onsite, offsite, or at your site. Most experiences are 30-45min for younger groups and 45-60min for older groups.

If you plan to visit the Museum with your children’s group for any reason (including self-guided tours), reservations are required.

Contact:
Dawn Brut - Curator of Education
dbrut@coastaldiscovery.org
(843) 689 - 6767 ext: 228

Summer Kid’s Groups
Summer Kid’s GroupsSummer Kid’s Groups
MARSH
CRITTERS

Explore the salt marsh! Get an up-close look at this unique and important habitat. Observe crabs, mussels, snails, shrimp, and more while learning about their unique adaptations and behaviors. Cost is $5 per child.

MARSH
CRITTERS

Explore the salt marsh! Get an up-close look at this unique and important habitat. Observe crabs, mussels, snails, shrimp, and more while learning about their unique adaptations and behaviors. Cost is $5 per child.

FINTASTIC
FISH

Take a deep dive into the ocean with us to take a closer look at the many different types of fish that live there! Explore different shapes and sizes of fishes to uncover where and how they survive. After becoming fish experts, make a fish print canvas tote bag to take home. Cost is $5 per child.

FINTASTIC
FISH

Take a deep dive into the ocean with us to take a closer look at the many different types of fish that live there! Explore different shapes and sizes of fishes to uncover where and how they survive. After becoming fish experts, make a fish print canvas tote bag to take home. Cost is $5 per child.

A DAY
AT THE BEACH

Experience life on the beach…without actually going to the beach. Discover a wide variety of fascinating beach critters, learn about what lives in seashells, and investigate the lives of beach visitors like sea turtles and horseshoe crabs. Recognize why the beach is such an important habitat and learn how to protect it. Cost is $5 per child.

A DAY
AT THE BEACH

Experience life on the beach…without actually going to the beach. Discover a wide variety of fascinating beach critters, learn about what lives in seashells, and investigate the lives of beach visitors like sea turtles and horseshoe crabs. Recognize why the beach is such an important habitat and learn how to protect it. Cost is $5 per child.

SEA TURTLE
ADVENTURES

From egg to adult, the life of a loggerhead sea turtle is fascinating! Use hands-on activities and games to learn about the life cycle of sea turtles and experience the difficulties they face from hatchling to adulthood. Make a small craft to take home and help you remember how easy it is to help protect sea turtles. Cost is $5 per child.

SEA TURTLE
ADVENTURES

From egg to adult, the life of a loggerhead sea turtle is fascinating! Use hands-on activities and games to learn about the life cycle of sea turtles and experience the difficulties they face from hatchling to adulthood. Make a small craft to take home and help you remember how easy it is to help protect sea turtles. Cost is $5 per child.

REPTILE & AMPHIBIAN
ENCOUNTERS

Alligators, snakes, and turtles oh my! Decipher the difference between reptiles and amphibians. Take a closer look at some live reptiles and amphibians and discover their special and unique survival adaptations. Cost is $5 per child. Not available on Wednesdays or Fridays.

REPTILE & AMPHIBIAN
ENCOUNTERS

Alligators, snakes, and turtles oh my! Decipher the difference between reptiles and amphibians. Take a closer look at some live reptiles and amphibians and discover their special and unique survival adaptations. Cost is $5 per child. Not available on Wednesdays or Fridays.

WONDERFUL
WINGS

Experience the amazing lives of these incredible insects by examining eggs, live caterpillars, chrysalises, and adult butterflies in our outdoor butterfly habitat! Learn about the different plants that butterflies rely on for survival and create a “seed bomb” to take home and plant. Cost is $5 per child.

WONDERFUL
WINGS

Experience the amazing lives of these incredible insects by examining eggs, live caterpillars, chrysalises, and adult butterflies in our outdoor butterfly habitat! Learn about the different plants that butterflies rely on for survival and create a “seed bomb” to take home and plant. Cost is $5 per child.

INDIGO
TIE DYE

Investigate the history of indigo in South Carolina and create your own indigo-dyed t-shirt as you delve into the process of making indigo dye. Designed for 1st grade and up. Cost $5 per child. Participants provide their own white t-shirt to dye.

INDIGO
TIE DYE

Investigate the history of indigo in South Carolina and create your own indigo-dyed t-shirt as you delve into the process of making indigo dye. Designed for 1st grade and up. Cost $5 per child. Participants provide their own white t-shirt to dye.

CRITTER
MEET AND GREET

Alligators, snakes, turtles, and more!! Interact with a variety of Lowcountry critters during this casual animal “Meet and Greet.” This is a great opportunity to see these animals up close and learn more about these fascinating critters that share Hilton Head Island with us. (There is no formal presentation…Museum volunteers will share fun facts and help participants handle animals). Adult chaperones will be responsible for supervising and visiting the critters with the children.
$5 per participant. Reservations required for all groups.
Every Wednesday and Friday from 9:30am-12:30pm in June, July, and August.

CRITTER
MEET AND GREET

Alligators, snakes, turtles, and more!! Interact with a variety of Lowcountry critters during this casual animal “Meet and Greet.” This is a great opportunity to see these animals up close and learn more about these fascinating critters that share Hilton Head Island with us. (There is no formal presentation…Museum volunteers will share fun facts and help participants handle animals). Adult chaperones will be responsible for supervising and visiting the critters with the children.
$5 per participant. Reservations required for all groups.
Every Wednesday and Friday from 9:30am-12:30pm in June, July, and August.

DOLPHIN
CRUISE

The Bottlenose Dolphin is an amazing marine mammal that is commonly seen along our coast! Look, listen, and learn as we cruise Broad Creek in search of Bottlenose Dolphins. Cost is $10 per child and $12 per adult.

This cruise is 1.5hrs and meets at Broad Creek Marina.

DOLPHIN
CRUISE

The Bottlenose Dolphin is an amazing marine mammal that is commonly seen along our coast! Look, listen, and learn as we cruise Broad Creek in search of Bottlenose Dolphins. Cost is $10 per child and $12 per adult.

This cruise is 1.5hrs and meets at Broad Creek Marina.

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