Welcome to Waterfront Education
#WEgoH2O - Discover our Waterfront Education (WE) enrichment programs which provide unique STEM* and STEAM** educational experiences on the marine environment and conservation. Our classes foster innovation and a creative approach to technology while utilizing our local ocean waters as a natural classroom. Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) are emphasized while creating memorable hands on learning adventures designed to spark the imagination and create a lifelong curiosity and love of the ocean.
Spring is here. Check out our new classes and excursions. Make a date with the ocean!
Sunday - April 30th
12:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Kayaking is a healthy and fun way to spend time as a family or in a group. Our excursions are led by knowledgeable marine science discovery leaders. King Harbor has a plethora of maine life to discover and engage with. Enjoy spending time on the water and connecting with nature. [more information]
Pink Power Sailing
Sunday - May 14th
12:00 pm to Sunset
Girls, Girls, Girls!
Come join us the second Sunday of every month for a day of sailing and BBQ-ing. Get out on the ocean and experience the joy of sailing, interact with nature and hang out. Girls will be at the helm and running the show. The BBQ will be going all afternoon so bring something to grill and other yummy munchies to share. We'll have some fun land side games to keep things festive. [more information] [view video]
Saturday - May 13th
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Join us for a day of discovery both on land and on the water. Connect with our local marine environment through hands-on activities at the SEA Lab and check out our new Marine Innovation Hub. Take action by helping clean-up the harbor as you take an educational excursion on a kayak or stand up paddleboard (SUP).
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Catalina Overnight Excursion
May 17th to 19th
We are headed to the Boy Scout facility at Emerald Bay on the west end of the island. This location has a marine science center and is near some awesome snorkeling. Activities available include kayaking, canoeing, stand up paddle boarding, fishing and even archery. Don't miss all the learning fun. and unique island experiences. [more information] [check out the island video]
Boating Safety Day
Saturday - May 20th
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Summer is almost here make sure you are ready. Join us for a day of Boating Safety.
- Learn to properly deploy safety flares.
- Watch a marine fire extinguisher demo.
- Exchange old life jackets for new ones. (limit 1 per boat).
- Discover the latest in marine safety products and services.
- Sign up for classes and vessel safety checks.
- Dispose of expired flares. (only collection event in LA county [more information]