Beacons of Light

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By Land - Beacons of Light

(1.5hrs / 1 day / $29)

Ages: 3-6 Prerequisites: None Requirements: Parent, guardian, or grandparent

Have a tour of a real working lighthouse. Listen to some stories from locals connected to the lighthouse. Make a fun lighthouse craft.

Class meets at Duxbury Beach, go over Powderpoint bridge, turn right and park in the lot behind the harbormaster (let them know you are with Ecology).
You will follow the instructors, in your own vehicle for a bumpy ride through Saquish to Gurnet Light.

Go Fish

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By Land - Go Fish

(1.5hrs / 1 day / $29)

Ages: 3-6 Prerequisites: None Requirements: Parent, guardian, or grandparent

Learn about the fish in our bay! Gain knowledge of the different types of fish, where to find them and what they eat. Learn the rules about what are keepers, try some casting and have some fun. The lesson and activity will be followed with making a related and fun craft.

Class meets at DBMS.

Love a Lobster

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By Sea - Love a Lobster

(1.5hrs / 1 day / $39)

Ages: 3-6 Prerequisites: None Requirements: Parent, guardian, or grandparent

Take a boat ride, pull up a lobster trap and learn about these creatures. There will be a brief ‘Lobster’ lesson, and a lobster craft in addition to going to find the trapped lobster.

Class meets at DBMS.

Oysters R Us

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By Sea - Oysters R Us

(1.5hrs / 1 day / $39)

Ages: 3-6 Prerequisites: None Requirements: Parent, guardian, or grandparent

Take a boat ride to learn first hand how an oyster is grown for harvest in Duxbury Bay! See how an oyster farmer ‘drags for oysters’.
We will conduct a lesson or a brief tour and enjoy a fun oyster related craft.

Class meets at DBMS.

Salt Marsh Secrets

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By Land - Salt Marsh Secrets

(1.5hrs / 1 day / $29)

Ages: 3-6 Prerequisites: None Requirements: Parent, guardian, or grandparent

Explore hidden wonders, the home of horseshoe crabs, snails and more. Search around these conservation marsh lands and learn where our ocean wonders are hiding. Enjoy a related craft at the end of the class.

Class meets at Crescent Street down a long dirt driveway. Follow Crescent Street past Hollands Landing on the right and go another ¼ mile until you see a dirt driveway turn right down that long dirt driveway toward the marshes.

Birds of the Bay

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By Sea - Birds of the Bay

(1.5hrs / 1 day / $39)

Ages: 3-6 Prerequisites: None Requirements: Parent, Guardian or Grandparent

Learn about the different birds in our bay and go on a hunt to find them. Bring the binoculars on a boat ride around the bay searching out the nests.
Ending the class with a fun related craft.

Class meets at DBMS.

Shall We Shellfish

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By Land - Shall We Shellfish

(1.5hrs / 1 day / $29)

Ages: 3-6 Prerequisites: None Requirements: Parent, guardian, or grandparent

When the tide is out, creatures are about. Come and learn how to dig for clams and discover other creatures. Enjoy a lessons on the different shellfish followed by a scavenger hunt.

Class meets at Duxbury Beach, go over bridge, turn left and go to end of parking lot on left.

Surprising Sea Creatures

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By Land -Surprising Sea Creatures

(1.5hrs / 1 day / $29)

Ages: 3-6 Prerequisites: None Requirements: Parent, guardian, or grandparent

Meet the wonderful creatures that call the ocean home using our touch tanks. We will haul up our creatures of the sea collector and let the kids who dare dive right in for a hands on lesson. The lesson is followed by a theme related craft.

Class meets at DBMS.