We offer workshops, seminars, lectures and community involvement activities
"Sights on citizen science"
Stay connected to see what will be coming down the tubes for our local citizen scientists this year. We are looking forward to new events and science filled workshops!
IRL Science Fest
October 14, 2017: Event completed
Veterans Memorial Park
600 North Indian River Drive
Fort Pierce, Florida 34950
Stella Maris Environmental Research was hosting a hands on fish pressing activity. Thank you to the hundreds who came out and learned about fish species/food webs while doing a fun art activity!
Summer camp time!
June and July 2017: Event completed
Location: Wesley's Island
via The Smithsonian Aquarium exhibit boat ramp
It's that time of year, school is out and the sun is up! Check out our Eco camp tab for more information about our Eco Camp. Wesley's Best Eco Camp is actually on an island found within the Ft. Pierce Inlet region. Summer camp will involve getting "in the thick of nature" including: paddleboarding, kayaking, seine netting, and exploring. All necessary information can be found under the camp tab.
Treasure Coast Lionfish Safari
June 9-10, 2017: Event completed
Fort Pierce City Marina
1 Avenue A, Fort Pierce, Florida 34950
Stella Maris Environmental Research is supporting the removal of invasive Lion Fish from our Atlantic waters. A Chef's cook-off will decide who wins for the best tasting Lion Fish recipe. The number of Lion Fish will be bigger and greater than last year!
Spring into science this break
April 12, 10am-12pm: event completed
Barrier Island Sanctuary
In the classroom
Location: 8385 S Hwy A1A
Melbourne Beach, FL 32951
"Egg-celent Marine Life" Eco art and plaster activity!
Check us out on eventBrite
Unlike the "Easter Bunny" lots of incredible creatures under the sea actually do lay eggs! Join Stella Maris Environmental Research Executive Director Ashley Miller to learn about the life histories of marine invertebrates and paint a marine life plaster. Material cost $7 per plaster. Suitable for children 5 and up. Please call the Barrier Island Sanctuary (321) 723-3556 or us (321) 403-7646 to enroll or sign up on EventBrite above.