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Field Trip – Riviera Beach, FL
November 16, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Field Trip with Christa Jewett from Saltwater Studies at Riviera Beach, FL.
WHEN: November 16, 2018
11:00 am – Peanut Island Snorkeling Field Trip
WHERE: Riviera Beach Municipal Marina
200 E. 13th Street
Riviera Beach, FL 33404
CONTACT: Christa Jewett
COST: $40 per person
EXPENSES: There is a fee of $12.00 per person (6 years and older) for the boat shuttle to Peanut Island. The fee for children under 6 years of age is $6.00 each. Cash or credit/debit card can be used to pay this fee for ferry transportation to and from Peanut Island.
Peanut Island Snorkeling Field Trip! Participants will be led on a guided snorkeling adventure in the shallow water around Peanut Island. Crystal blue water, an abundance of reef fish and beautiful sea shells make this a location to remember. All participants must be strong swimmers and have their own snorkeling equipment. It is recommended that snorkelers wear water shoes instead of snorkel fins. This is a biblically-based tour.
Peanut Island Park is an isolated island park in the middle of the Intracoastal Waterway. There are restrooms, beach showers, drinking fountains and shaded picnic areas available on the island. You must bring your own water bottles and snacks or sack lunches as there are no concessions available on the island.
Please remember that participants will meet at Riviera Beach Municipal Marina and catch a boat shuttle which will transport them over to the island. The shuttle leaves promptly at the scheduled time so please be on time! Although the duration of the field trip is 4 hours, participants may choose to stay on the island and contact the shuttle directly to arrange a return trip to the Riviera Beach Municipal Marina. The last return shuttle leaves at 5:00 PM. Riviera Beach Municipal Marina is located at 200 E. 13th Street, Riviera Beach, FL 33404 which is just south of Blue Heron Blvd. on Federal Highway in Palm Beach County. Please allow at least one hour to drive from Fort Lauderdale to the marina.
To register for a Saltwater Studies field trip, please complete the Registration Form available here: https://goo.gl/forms/KwykdSRd6bRn7n593
Payment: Once you complete the online Registration form, Saltwater Studies will send you an itemized invoice via PayPal which you can pay using either a PayPal account or a credit/debit card. You must submit your payment at the time of registration in order to complete your reservation.
Interested participants who would like to sign up but have not submitted payment will be added to a waiting list until payment is submitted.
If finances are an issue for you, please contact Saltwater Studies to discuss alternative arrangements.