World Oceans Day 2012
Marine Institute Campus, 155 Ridge Road, St. John’s
9 (Saturday) 10 am - 3 pm
Thursday, June 7, 2012
World Oceans Day
10:15 - 10:30 Entertainment by Terry Reilly
11:15 - 12:00 Entertainment by Terry Reilly
12:00 - 12:30 Movie Diego: Underwater Mystery
12:30 - 1:00 Entertainment by Terry Reilly
1:30 - 2:00 Book Reading Jake the Puffin’s
2:00 - 2:45 Movie Diego: Underwater Mystery
Face Painting and Balloon Animals
by the Wandering Brushes - starting @ 11:00
Fish Pond – Come by and fish for some prizes!!
Craft Corner – Time to get messy! Make a paper plate sea animal to take home with you! Brought to you by Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture & Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS)
Memorial University/Ocean Sciences Centre
Visit our Touch Tank and see a diver and their equipment!
Environment Canada/Canadian Wildlife Service
Help save Piping Plovers from extinction
Dept of Fisheries and Aquaculture / Coastal Connections
Learn about our coastal resources and ocean environment
Find out how blubber protects Arctic animals and also “making fish”
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
· Learn about species at risk in our waters. Check out a life-sized beluga whale and leatherback turtle replica!
· Listen to whales sing, seals whelp, and touch the teeth of a whale!
· Look through a stereoscope to see some aquatic animals and samples
· Learn about what belongs on a beach and the dangers of marine debris. Stop by our Touch Tank too!
Fish, Food and Allied Workers Union
Find out about the fish in our waters
World Wildlife Fund
Learn about marine conservation and the role you play
· Want to work in the ocean and marine environment? Find out how
Natural Resources Canada
The ocean is not just about water – looking under the deep sea, discover the ocean floor and beneath
Conservations Corps Newfoundland and Labrador
Learn about climate change, ride a Pedal-a-Watt bicycle generator and say hello to Polly the Polar Bear
Multi Material Stewardship Board
In and outs of waste reduction, reusing and recycling
Terry Reilly – Entertaining with songs and games
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