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MDC Partners with MSC for Ponce Inlet Discovery Tour

MDC Partners with MSC for Ponce Inlet Discovery Tour

People often confuse Marine Discovery Center (MDC) with Marine Science Center (MSC). Now, these two beneficial centers are teaming up for a special tour offering! Join MDC for an exploration of Ponce Inlet and the northern-most waters of the Indian River Lagoon aboard...

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July Volunteer Spotlight: Kip Hulvershorn

July Volunteer Spotlight: Kip Hulvershorn

Kip Hulvershorn is one of those volunteers who brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Marine Discovery Center. He is a retired college professor at the University of Nebraska and a park ranger at Yellowstone National Park and Grand Teton National Park....

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Manatees To Be Featured In MDC’s July Public Lecture

Manatees To Be Featured In MDC’s July Public Lecture

Manatees 18 JULY 2019 When: Thursday, July 18 2019 at 6:00 p.m.Where: Marine Discovery Center, 520 Barracuda Blvd, NSB, 32169Cost: FREEThe lecture is open to the public at no charge and no reservations are required. Manatees will be the featured topic at the Marine...

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MDC Invites Families to Explore this July 5th

MDC Invites Families to Explore this July 5th

Marine Discovery Center invites your family to add some adventure to your July 4th holiday weekend - join us for our Family Discovery Day! Our Family Discovery Day gives families the opportunity to go on our popular Indian River Lagoon Experience field trip program....

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MDC Archery Program Takes Its Final Bow

MDC Archery Program Takes Its Final Bow

We are sad to report that Marine Discovery Center will be ending our archery program after this Summer 2019 season.We're offering campers one last chance to try their hand at a bow and arrow at MDC during our half-day and three-day archery summer camps. Our education...

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MDC June Public Lecture Discusses Fertilizer Ordinance

MDC June Public Lecture Discusses Fertilizer Ordinance

Fertilizer, Nutrients, & Composting 20 JUNE, 2019 When: Thursday, June 20 2019 at 6:00 p.m. Where: Marine Discovery Center, 520 Barracuda Blvd, NSB, 32169 Cost: FREE The lecture is open to the public at no charge and no reservations are required. Volusia County...

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MDC’s May Public Lecture Features Horseshoe Crabs

MDC’s May Public Lecture Features Horseshoe Crabs

Horseshoe Crabs 16 May, 2019 When: Thursday, May 16 2019 at 6:00 p.m.Where: Marine Discovery Center, 520 Barracuda Blvd, NSB, 32169Cost: FREEThe lecture is open to the public at no charge and no reservations are required. Horseshoe crabs, one of the oldest organisms...

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McKenna’s Place Holds MDC Scholarship Program Fundraiser

McKenna’s Place Holds MDC Scholarship Program Fundraiser

McKenna’s Place in New Smyrna Beach plans to hold a fundraising event for the Marine Discovery Center on May 13.The restaurant, located at 1443 S. Dixie Freeway, holds a special event each Monday from 5-9 p.m., in which it donates 10 percent of all dinner sales to a...

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MDC April Lecture Focuses on Bottlenose Dolphins

MDC April Lecture Focuses on Bottlenose Dolphins

Bottlenose Dolphins of the Indian River Lagoon 18 April, 2019 When: Thursday, April 18 2019 at 6:00 p.m. Where: Marine Discovery Center, 520 Barracuda Blvd, NSB, 32169 Cost: FREE The lecture is open to the public at no charge and no reservations are required....

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