2017 SEALS CAMP DATES
Thursday June 15th, 2017
Thursday June 22nd, 2017
Thrusday June 29th, 2017
Thrusday July 6th, 2017
Thrusday July 13th, 2017
Thrusday July 20th, 2017
Thrusday July 27th, 2017
Thrusday August 3rd, 2017
WHAT: SEALS is a free two-hour ocean safety mini-camp for kids interested in learning about the ocean, first-aid, marine life, and physical fitness. Local ocean rescue lifeguard instructors will lead the kids in various activities including playing games, how to read the lifeguard's advisory board, building thier own rip-current, how to avoid potential hazards found on the beach and more. Kids will also learn and interact with the Wildlife Education Center staff about the amazing diversity of local marine life. Kids will work together as a team to learn about how to have a safe and fun vacation. Parents and guardians are invied to attend a short informational seminar offered simultaneously.
WHO: Kids ages 6-13. Children outside the ages of 6-13 may participate at the discretion of the camp leader on that day.
WHEN: SEALS is held Thursdays only beginning June 15th, 2017 and August 3rd, 2017. Registration begins at 9:30 am and the camp takes place from 10 am to noon.
WHAT TO BRING: All participants should bring a water bottle and towel, and wear sunscreen and a bathing suit. Parents are going to want to bring a camera for some great photo ops!
WHERE: SEALS takes place on the beach on the East side of Corolla Village Road, directly across the street from the Currituck Beach Lighthouse. There are public bathrooms and showers located in the parking lot, and look for our SEALS sign on NC 12 on camp days.
HOW: SEALS is offered free of charge, however donations are appreciated and will help ensure the future of the program. T-shirts are available for purchase on-site. This program would not be possible without the generous support of our local sponsors: Whalehead Property Owner's Association, Agave Roja, Big Buck's Ice Cream, Buddhalicious, Corolla Fire and Rescue Squad, Corolla Pizza, Dolphin Watch Gallery, Lighthouse Bagels, Scoops and Sweets, Subway of Corolla , The Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education, and Twiddy and Company.