Homeschool Day at the Smithsonian

Friday, October 18

Each month will feature multiple topics focused around central themes and include learning stations with educational crafts, scientific tools and other hands-on activities that parents can facilitate.
  • The focus is on the Indian River Lagoon with learning stations on photosynthesis, watersheds and a special opportunity to go seine netting in the seagrass beds! Seining programs will occur at 10:15am, 11:15am and 12:15pm. Seining participants must wear clothes that can get wet and water shoes such as water socks, old sneakers or sandals with a heel strap. All participants must wear shoes and flip-flops are not permitted in the water. Children ages 16 and under must be accompanied by a parent in the water. 
Where: Smithsonian Marine Ecosystems Exhibit - 420 Seaway Drive, Fort Pierce 34949
When: 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Who: All ages. Seining programs for ages 5 and up
How: Register by calling 772-465-3271 or by email to
Cost: FREE with Paid Admission
  • Admission - Adults: $4; Children 4-17: $3; Children 3 & under: FREE; Seniors 55+: $3
For more info: Visit their website, call 772-465-3271 or email