Home School Field Trip Programs
Activities for ages 4 -18 years old
Boat and land-based experiences
School Year Camps
Activities for ages 4-12
Fishing, Kayaking, Nature Trail Hikes, Arts and Crafts, Science Experiments, Plant Identification, Animal Interpretation, Invertebrate Discoveries, Birding, Shoreline Walks, and more
The Sea Squirts Program introduces marine life to children ages 2-5 years. Adults will accompany their children to the program. Activities may include examinations of species both skeletal and alive, arts and crafts, stories, audio visual presentations, and games.
Home School Science Series
These one-hour science classes are for home school students ages 6-10 and 11-14 years. Topics will vary with each session but will place emphasis on coastal ecosystems and include a combination of indoor and outdoor activities.
Students will learn the parts of a bow and arrow as well as proper safety and shooting techniques. On the last day of the 6-week clinic, students will get the opportunity to show off the skills they learned on the range in a fun tournament!
DISCOVER AMAZING…at night! Join MDC in a nighttime excursion that will allow you to explore the Indian River Lagoon in a whole new light. This program is designed for participants 18+
Florida Master Naturalist Program
The mission of the Florida Master Naturalist Program (FMNP) is to promote awareness, understanding, and respect of Florida’s natural world among Florida’s citizens and visitors.