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Sea Camp Sample Schedule (ages 10-13) - Subject to change

Session I

Tuesday
August 18

Wednesday
August 19

Thursday
August 20

Friday
August 21

7:00 am

7:30 - Breakfast

7:30 - Breakfast

7:30 - Breakfast

8:00 am

8:30 – Tide Pooling at Cape Arago

8:30am – South Slough, “Explore the Shore" Program

8:30 – South Slough Interpretive Center and Hike

9:00 am

10:00 am

10:15 – Marine Mammals Lab

10:00 –Bastendorf Beach Exploration

10:00 – Shore Acres Botanical Garden and beach exploration

11:00 am

12:00 pm

12:00 – Lunch

12:00 - Lunch

12:00 – Lunch

1:00 pm

1:00 – Depart SOU

           (4 hours)

1:00 – Coast Guard Station Tour

1:00 – Sharks and Bony Fishes Lab

1:00 – Souvenir and Taffy Shop

2:00 pm

2:00 – Depart Charleston

           (4 hours)

3:00 pm

3:00 – Invertebrates Lab

3:00 – Oregon Dunes

4:00 pm

5:00 pm

5:00 – Arrive at OIMB

5:30 - Dinner

5:30 – Dinner

5:30 – Dinner

6:00 pm

6:15 – Volleyball and Outdoor Recreation

6:30 – Recreation/Crabbing at the docks

6:00 – Arrive at SOU

7:00 pm

7:30 – Crabbing at the docks

8:00 – Movie (Biological Marine Film)

7:00 – Beach Campfire and Games

 

8:00 pm

9:00 pm

9:00 – Getting Acquainted Games in Dining Hall

9:30 – Return to OIMB

10:00 pm

10:00 – LIGHTS OUT!

10:00 – LIGHTS OUT!

10:00 – LIGHTS OUT!

 

Session II

Sunday
August 23

Monday
August 24

Tuesday
August 25

Wednesday
August 26

7:00 am

7:30 - Breakfast

7:30 - Breakfast

7:00 - Breakfast

8:00 am

8:30 – Marine Mammals Lab

8:30am – South Slough, “Explore the Shore" Program

7:30 – South Slough Interpretive Center and Hike

9:00 am

10:00 am

10:15 – Simpson Reef Wildlife Viewing

10:00 – Shore Acres Botanical Garden and beach exploration

11:00 am

10:30 –Bastendorf Beach Exploration

12:00 pm

12:00 – Lunch

12:00 - Lunch

12:00 – Lunch

1:00 pm

1:00 – Depart SOU

           (4 hours)

1:00 – Coast Guard Station Tour

1:00 – Sharks and Bony Fishes Lab

1:00 – Souvenir and Taffy Shop

2:00 pm

2:00 – Depart Charleston

           (4 hours)

3:00 pm

3:00 – Invertebrates Lab

3:00 – Oregon Dunes

4:00 pm

5:00 pm

5:00 – Arrive at OIMB

5:30 - Dinner

5:30 – Dinner

5:30 – Dinner

6:00 pm

6:15 – Volleyball and             Outdoor Recreation

6:30 – Recreation/Crabbing at the docks

6:00 – Arrive at SOU

7:00 pm

7:30 – Crabbing at the docks

8:00 – Movie (Biological Marine Film)

7:00 – Beach Campfire and Games

 

8:00 pm

9:00 pm

9:00 – Getting Acquainted Games in Dining Hall

9:30 – Return to OIMB

10:00 pm

10:00 – LIGHTS OUT!

10:00 – LIGHTS OUT!

10:00 – LIGHTS OUT!

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Session 1: August 16-19, 2016
(ages 10-13)
Session 2: August 21-24, 2016
(ages 10-13)

 

EMERGENCY PHONE NUMBERS:

SOU Pre-College Youth Programs:
(541) 552-6452

SOU Pre-College Youth Programs Director: Rachel Jones (541) 552-6326

Oregon Institute of Marine Biology (OIMB):
(541) 888-2581

Behavior agreement form

Medical release form

REQUIRED BEHAVIOR:

  • Treat everyone with courtesy and respect.
  • Follow safety rules and instructor directions.
  • Minimize your impact on the sites we visit (especially the tidepools).
  • Handle all living creatures (in labs and in the field) with extreme care.
  • Observe curfew and “lights-out.”
  • Follow dress code.  You are expected to dress for the weather and activities.  Do not wear exposed undergarments (including boxer shorts or bra straps), low-cut or midriff shirts, or clothing (including hats) with inappropriate writing or graphics.

WHAT TO PACK:
(Remember, van space is limited, so please pack only these items)

  • raincoat
  • rubber boots or sneakers/hiking boots that can get wet and muddy (for tidepooling) 
  • another pair of sneakers or other closed-toe, comfortable shoes (very important to bring two pairs)
  • sweater/ski jacket, gloves, and a warm hat or earmuffs (for crabbing)
  • two or three pairs of pants or jeans
  • two or three pairs of shorts (which includes the pair you wear on the van)
  • four T-shirts (which includes the shirt you wear on the van)
  • PJs or sweats for sleeping 
  • underwear and socks
  • sleeping bag (or sheets and blanket) and pillow
  • towel and washcloth
  • toiletries (toothpaste and toothbrush, shampoo, soap, comb, etc.)
  • sunscreen
  • water bottle (Fill before van trip.)
  • plastic garbage bag (for packing wet/sandy shoes and clothes for return trip)
  • money for souvenirs ($20 maximum)
  • OPTIONAL: camera (put your name on disposables), reading book, travel alarm, playing cards, sports sandals

DO NOT BRING:

  • cell phone
  • food or drinks of any kind (except water)
  • portable CD/cassette player, MP3, ipod, etc 
  • handheld electronic games or other electronic devices
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REGISTRATION

2016 Sea Camp Brochure [PDF]

2016 Sea Camp Application [PDF fillable]

Follow these steps to complete the form:

1. Save a copy of the attached form to your hard drive.
2. Enter all required fields of information.
3. Save the completed form on your hard drive.
4. Now you can print the form and submit it.

There is a small amount of tuition assistance for Sea Camp. Click here for the tuition assistance application

SEA CAMP 2016 Dates

Students may sign up for one of the following:
Session 1:  Tues - Fri, August 16-19, 2016 (ages 10-13).
Session 2:  Sun - Wed, August 21-24, 2016 (ages 10-13).

Fee: $545 

Click here to pay online

Please call (541) 552-6452 to be added to our mailing list or e-mail your address to Youth Programs. This is a very popular program which has filled quickly in the past. We will start taking applications in April.