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World Oceans Day LIVE Free Broadcast at the Denver Zoo

World Oceans Day LIVE Free Broadcast at the Denver Zoo

June 8, 2016

11:00 – 11:30 am MST

Ocean First Institute, Skype in the Classroom and GoNoodle have partnered together to present a free live broadcast to celebrate World Oceans Day on June 8th! Your classroom can participate in this event with a real shark expert, Dr. Mikki from Ocean First institute. Register here.

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Creek Cleanup!

Creek Cleanup!

May 21, 2016

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Join the Ocean First Explorers Club for this culminating event where we will celebrate all they have learned during this semester and give back to the community by cleaning up the Boulder Creek!

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Wild Earth Day

Wild Earth Day

April 24, 2016

11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Join Ocean First Institute at this year’s Wild Earth Day, a celebration that promises to be action-packed with leaders in the field of environmental education, climate science, and creative entertainment. Free and open to the public.

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Ocean First Explorers Club

Ocean First Explorers Club

April 23, 2016

9:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for our April meeting of the OCEAN FIRST EXPLORERS CLUB! It is a program that gives 4th-9th grade students who have a passion for nature and conservation the opportunity to learn from experts in the field about the marine environment and how to be better stewards for the ocean.

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Research Expedition Bonaire

Research Expedition Bonaire

March 11, 2016 - March 20, 2016

Follow along with us as the Institute’s Dr. Mikki and teachers from Alexander Dawson School head to gorgeous Bonaire this week. They will be collecting data on REEF fish and learning new underwater photography techniques. The trip spans eight days of diving, exploring and hiking in Bonaire’s National Park. Check back for updates! 

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Ocean First Explorers Club Meeting

Ocean First Explorers Club Meeting

February 13, 2016

9:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for our second meeting of the OCEAN FIRST EXPLORERS CLUB! It is a program that gives 4th-9th grade students who have a passion for nature and conservation the opportunity to learn from experts in the field about the marine environment and how to be better stewards for the ocean.

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We are launching the Ocean First Explorers Club!

We are launching the Ocean First Explorers Club!

January 16, 2016

9:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for our first meeting of the OCEAN FIRST EXPLORERS CLUB! It is a program that gives 4th-9th grade students who have a passion for nature and conservation the opportunity to learn from experts in the field about the marine environment and how to be better stewards for the ocean.

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2ND ANNUAL OCEAN FIRST INSTITUTE UNDERWATER ROV COMPETITION AT OCEAN FIRST

2ND ANNUAL OCEAN FIRST INSTITUTE UNDERWATER ROV COMPETITION AT OCEAN FIRST

December 18, 2015

10:00 am – 1:30 pm

Join us for our 2nd Annual ROV competition with students from the Colorado STEM Academy. The students hand made ROV’s will compete in relay races, obstacle courses and the best team wins!

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GRAND CAYMAN ISLAND EXPEDITION AT COMPASS POINT

GRAND CAYMAN ISLAND EXPEDITION AT COMPASS POINT

December 2, 2015 - December 6, 2015

The Institute and Ocean First will be travelling with 13 middle school students from Kent Denver School next week to complete their Jr. Open Water training dives.

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