Events

  • Mon
    24
    Feb
    2020
    6:00 pmYarmouth Community House, 179 East Main Street. Yarmouth, ME

    GOMMEA February Event: Climate Fiction for Climate Change Education in Yarmouth, Maine on Monday, Feb 24th at 6:00 PM (weather date Tuesday, Feb 25th). Cost: FREE!

    Join GOMMEA for an evening with Yarmouth’s very own author Charlene D’Avanzo, who dedicates her series to scientists struggling to understand climate change. She will explain how climate fiction helps readers understand the science and politics behind the imminent climate crisis. D’Avanzo describes her journey from marine ecologist and college professor to author of the Maine Oceanographer Mara Tusconi mystery series. Click here to read more about Charlene’s story. 

    Tea and cocoa will be provided. Cost is FREE, but registration is required. Click here to register.   

  • Thu
    05
    Mar
    2020
    Fri
    06
    Mar
    2020
    Belfast, Maine

    The Maine Environmental Education Association 2020 Annual Conference & Research Symposium - Community-based Environmental Learning: From Inspiration to Impact -  will be held March 5 -6, 2020 at the Hutchinson Center in Belfast, ME. For more information about the conference, to submit a proposal to present, or to register, visit the MEEA website.

  • Mon
    16
    Mar
    2020
    Thu
    19
    Mar
    2020
    Wells, Maine

    Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve, in partnership with the National Association for Interpretation (NAI), is offering a training course for individuals in the field of Interpretation - a Certified Interpretive Guide Training Course on March 16-19, 2020 in Wells, ME. It is designed for individuals who deliver interpretive programs or have contact with the public at interpretive sites. For more information, click here

  • Thu
    26
    Mar
    2020
    8:30 - 3:30Online

    UPDATE: This event has been moved online. Please contact Meggie at mharvey@gmri.org for more information.

    Calling all Maine, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire middle school teachers! Looking for new ways to get your students excited about hands-on science?

    The Seacoast Science Center is excited to host the Gulf of Maine Research Institute (GMRI) for their workshop on Findings from the Field on March 26th
    Join a community of educators who are working together to help students engage in and communicate about authentic science investigations. At this free, full-day teacher workshop, GMRI will share practices and resources that support students in writing about authentic inquiry and contributing to Findings, a journal of middle school student environmental and ecological research.
    Bring a friend! Interdisciplinary teams encouraged.
    Findings from the Field, New Hampshire Teacher Workshop
    March 26th, 8:30 to 3:30
    Seacoast Science Center, Rye, NH
    Participants can expect:
    • Substitute teacher reimbursement to your school
    • Mileage reimbursement
    • Contact hours
    • Light breakfast and a full lunch
    • Connections with peers from across the region
    To find out more about this workshop or about Findings from the Field, email Meggie at mharvey@gmri.org
    We hope to see you all here!
  • Thu
    02
    Apr
    2020
    Sun
    05
    Apr
    2020
    Boston, MA

    The 68th Annual NSTA National Conference on Science Education is being held in Boston, MA this year on April 2-5, 2020. See all the details here

  • Fri
    15
    May
    2020
    Sat
    16
    May
    2020
    Bar Harbor, Maine

    The Ocean Life Conference will be held on May 15 - 16 in Bar Harbor, Maine. This conference is co-hosted by Bar Harbor Whale Watch Company and Allied Whale, the marine mammal research lab at the College of the Atlantic. The conference focuses on the past, present, and future of the Gulf of Maine - covering a variety of different topics related to its natural and cultural history. Day one topics will include geology of the Gulf of Maine and Mount Desert Island, history of Gulf of Maine fisheries, lobster research, marine debris, and seal research. Day two topics will include humpback and fin whale research, oceanography, and puffin and other seabird research. More information about registration coming soon! For more info email Julie Taylor @ leadnaturalist@barharborwhales.com.

  • Mon
    08
    Jun
    2020
  • Tue
    01
    Sep
    2020
    Wed
    30
    Sep
    2020
  • Sat
    26
    Sep
    2020

    Bioblitz! at the Seacoast Science Center and Odiorne Point State Park, NH - https://www.seacoastsciencecenter.org/events/bioblitz/

  • Fri
    23
    Oct
    2020