Summer Programs

Use the following link to view our pdf summer program brochure:

Summer Program Brochure 2020

  • River Rats


    Join WRWA this summer at the beach, for children ages 3-6. Each session will feature an hour at the beach during which participants will listen for shore birds, use nets to catch fish and crabs and explore the sand for hidden creatures. Hands-on investigations, activities, games and crafts will help participants learn about animals at the beach.

    Cost: $10 members/ $12 nonmembers
    Time: 10AM to 11AM
    Dates: July 1,2 August 11, 12, 13

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  • Coastal Explorers


    (Ages 7-9)

    Discover the wildlife in our coastal waters in this hands-on, science day program. We’ll use a seine net to catch critters, complete scavenger hunts, hike through the dunes, play some nature games on the beach, and create crafts from natural objects.

    Cost: $180 members/$220 nonmembers
    Time: Monday through Friday 9am to 1pm
    Dates: July 6-10 or July 20-24

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  • River Edventurers


    (Ages 9-11)

    Head out on WRWA’s Skiff Water watcher to explore the Westport River by boat. We will tow a plankton net, pull up crab pots and observe osprey nests. Participant will also have the chance to look inside a skate to find out how they survive this marine habitat.

    Cost: $200 members and $240 nonmembers
    Time: Monday through Friday 9am to 1pm
    Dates: 7/13-7/17     7/27-7/31        8/3-8/7

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