Details & The Week Ahead

Visitor programs are offered throughout the day during regular hours, free with Center admission. To take best advantage of events in nature and in our tanks, we plan our programs each morning based on the themes listed below. Please be advised that programs are subject to change. There is a suggested donation of $5 per person for call-ahead visits on Tuesday-Friday.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

11:00 Creature Feature

Get up an up-close view of some of the fascinating creatures that live in the Gulf of Maine.

12:00  Exploring the Intertidal

Discover the unique features of our rocky shore and get a close look at the animals that live there. We may visit our indoor touch tank, venture outdoors to the intertidal zone, or get hands-on with fun activities.

1:30  Nature Walk

Odiorne Point State Park is teaming with life and rich in natural and social history. Join us to discover its wonders!

2:30 Close Encounters

Join us to learn about, and get up-close to, some of the Gulf of Maine’s sandy bottom dwellers: chain catsharks, little skates, horseshoe crabs, and more.

3:30 Creature Feature

Get up an up-close view of some of the fascinating creatures that live in the Gulf of Maine.



Sunday, November 19, 2017

11:00 Creature Feature

Get up an up-close view of some of the fascinating creatures that live in the Gulf of Maine.

12:00  Exploring the Intertidal

Discover the unique features of our rocky shore and get a close look at the animals that live there. We may visit our indoor touch tank, venture outdoors to the intertidal zone, or get hands-on with fun activities.

1:30  Nature Walk

Odiorne Point State Park is teaming with life and rich in natural and social history. Join us to discover its wonders!

2:30 Close Encounters

Join us to learn about, and get up-close to, some of the Gulf of Maine’s sandy bottom dwellers: chain catsharks, little skates, horseshoe crabs, and more.

3:30 Creature Feature

Get up an up-close view of some of the fascinating creatures that live in the Gulf of Maine.



Monday, November 20, 2017

9:30 Ocean Commotion

Ocean Commotion (for ages 1-3) tots and their favorite adults learn about the world around them through fun hands-on activities. This is an indoor program.

Cost: $5 for member children; $8 non-member children; no cost for adults. Registration is not required.

11:00 Creature Feature

Get up an up-close view of some of the fascinating creatures that live in the Gulf of Maine.

12:00  Exploring the Intertidal

Discover the unique features of our rocky shore and get a close look at the animals that live there. We may visit our indoor touch tank, venture outdoors to the intertidal zone, or get hands-on with fun activities.

1:30  Nature Walk

Odiorne Point State Park is teaming with life and rich in natural and social history. Join us to discover its wonders!

2:30 Close Encounters

Join us to learn about, and get up-close to, some of the Gulf of Maine’s sandy bottom dwellers: chain catsharks, little skates, horseshoe crabs, and more.

3:30 Creature Feature

Get up an up-close view of some of the fascinating creatures that live in the Gulf of Maine.



Tuesday, November 21, 2017

10am-3pm Call ahead and visit today.

We are now operating in our Winter Hours Schedule: open 10am-5pm Saturday-Monday and school vacation days; call ahead (603-436-8043) and visit, 10am-3pm, Tuesdays-Fridays.



Wednesday, November 22, 2017

10am-1pm Call ahead and visit today.

We are operating in our Winter Hours Schedule: open 10am-5pm Saturday-Monday and school vacation days; call ahead (603-436-8043) and visit Tuesdays-Fridays. Visits can be made by appointment between 10am and 1pm today.



Thursday, November 23, 2017

Closed Thanksgiving Day

We wish you and your family a happy, healthy holiday.



Friday, November 24, 2017

9:30 No Big Fish Little Fish today.

Big Fish Little Fish is not meeting today due to the Thanksgiving holiday. See you next Friday!

11:00 Creature Feature

Get up an up-close view of some of the fascinating creatures that live in the Gulf of Maine.

12:00  Exploring the Intertidal

Discover the unique features of our rocky shore and get a close look at the animals that live there. We may visit our indoor touch tank, venture outdoors to the intertidal zone, or get hands-on with fun activities.

1:30  Nature Walk

Odiorne Point State Park is teaming with life and rich in natural and social history. Join us to discover its wonders!

2:30 Close Encounters

Join us to learn about, and get up-close to, some of the Gulf of Maine’s sandy bottom dwellers: chain catsharks, little skates, horseshoe crabs, and more.

3:30 Creature Feature

Get up an up-close view of some of the fascinating creatures that live in the Gulf of Maine.