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Today - Thursday, August 25
Museum Open 10 am - 5 pm
Captain Kid’s Marine Exploration (Touch Tank)
10 AM & 1:45 PM
The OCM marine touch tank will be open twice daily to give pirates and mermaids the opportunity to interact with live marine animals. Adult supervision is required. * Touch Tank is closed for maintenance 
Shell Shack
10-11 AM & 2-3 PM
Make your own piece of shell jewelry or shell craft to take home. Space is limited.
Professor Play's Discovery Zone
10:30 AM & 2:45 PM
Join Professor Play as we learn, play and discover together through a variety of exciting games, activities, and toys.
Mermaid Tales
10:45 AM, 1:45 PM & 3:45 PM
Every enchanting sea creature has a story about them. Listen to a fantastical new fairytale in our Pirates & Mermaids exhibit from our very own mermaids!
Science Shows
11 AM, 12 PM, 1 PM, 2 PM, 3 PM, 4 PM
Kids and parents love these live science demonstrations presented by museum staff. Favorite shows include The Amazing Bubble Show and Whiz Bang Science Show. Come watch and learn as we explode soda, make huge bubbles and much more!
Art Exploration
11:15 AM & 1:15 PM
Join our staff each day as we explore various artistic styles, try out a new mediums, or work together on a creative community project. You never know what will be happening to inspire your creativity!
Water Water Everywhere
11:45 AM & 2:45 PM
Everyone needs water, so come and learn how to keep our water ways sparkling clean in our Pirates & Mermaids exhibit. Engage with our mermaid hosts as she teaches about her underwater world and how we can all work together.
OCM Fit Team
3:15 PM
Get your body moving weekends at the museum. We’ll keep healthy with fun activities like playing with a giant parachute, learning a new dance, or playing backyard games like hopscotch, hula hoop, and jump rope. These group activities make staying fit fun.
Celebration Parade
4:30 PM
Join us for a lively march around the museum during our end-of-day Celebration Parade.