*These programs are currently on hold due to Covid-19

The Back Bay Science Center offers a variety of programs

that are open and free to the public!

Year round programs:

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Community

Days

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Marine Life

Inventories

Shellmaker

Discovery

Tours

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Shellmaker

Discovery Tours

Seasonal Summer Programs:

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Shark

Camp

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Newport

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Summer Camp

Offered by the Newport Sea Base, this experience is for ages 7-15.  Acivities include debunking shark myths, exploring shark biofacts, and catch and release fishing.

*Participants meet at the Back Bay Science Center

 Some of the weeklong classes include a visit to the Back Bay Science Center. Those participants will travel by boat to the Back Bay Science Center to explore the habitats of Upper Newport Bay, study the natural environment, conduct experiments to see how living things respond to changes in their environment and learn how human activity affects habitats.