Discovery Passage Aquarium | Events
aquarium, Campbell River, Comox, North Island, tourism, attractions, family, staycation, tourist,
348514
page,page-id-348514,page-template-default,eltd-cpt-1.0,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,boxed,,moose child-child-ver-1.0.0,moose-ver-1.6, vertical_menu_with_scroll,smooth_scroll,blog_installed,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-5.0.1,vc_responsive
 

Events

We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming event. Please check back regularly, as we update this list frequently.

  • kids at beach summer
    Half-day July Summer Camps

    Don’t miss this fun learning opportunity offered by the NEW DISCOVERY PASSAGE EXPLORER LAB!  The Explorer Lab is offering summer day camps for the month of July. Camps are designed for kids with an interest in marine biology, who are looking to explore the diversity......

  • Reef Collection Day!

    Join us on the beach May 10th 2017 at Jaycee Park at the Willow Point Reef from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm for a fun beach collection. Bring a bucket and wear rubber boots....

  • Jamie and Alexandra look forward to welcoming you to the 2017 aquarium season!
    May 13th 2017 Opening Day!

      Come join us again this year as we enter our 5th Summer Season May 13th 2017. Open 10-5 and a special Kick off to our Night at the Aquarium from 6:30 pm-8 with tours of 10 every 20 minutes. Come buy your season pass for......

  • Rick Harbo Whelks to Whales.pages
    Speaker Series: Whelks to Whales: Thu Apr 27

    Learn about the early collections of the explorers and the wonderful abundance and diversity of marine life in local waters, including sponges, sea stars, shellfish, marine mammals and more. Thursday, April 27th at 7 pm Maritime Heritage Centre Admission by donation Thank you to our......

  • Summer Job Opportunity: Technical Interpreter and Aquarist

    Summer Aquarist/Interpreter The Discovery Passage Aquarium offers educational and interpretive programs for residents, schools and visitors highlighting the fascinating marine life of Discovery Passage and surrounding waters. We are currently seeking a summer interpreter to provide fun and unique hands-on educational experiences for visitors to......

  • Summer Job Opportunity: Summer Interpreter and Aquarist

    Summer Interpreter/Aquarist The Discovery Passage Aquarium offers educational and interpretive programs for residents, schools and visitors highlighting the fascinating marine life of Discovery Passage and surrounding waters. We are currently seeking up to four summer interpreters to provide fun and unique hands-on educational experiences for......

  • Summer Job Opportunity: Aquarium Wet Lab Educator

    Position Summary The Aquarium Wet Lab Educator will assist with developing and delivering marine natural history interpretive and educational programs for the Discovery Passage Aquarium and Wet Lab. This will include hosting birthday parties, summer camps, and other programs for the general public. The Educator......

  • Sunday Spring Marine Club

    Let the kids play and learn at our hands on Explorer Lab, every Sunday until the Aquarium opens in May. We have many local live species in the tanks. Each week we learn something new, collect mussels at the docks and more! Find out what......

  • 2017-03 Sheng Ewart Salmon Poster
    Speaker Series: Salmon Enhancement on Vancouver Island: Wed Mar 15

    Learn first hand about decades of experience in salmon enhancement on Vancouver Island and Campbell River from two veteran experts. Mel Sheng recently retired as DFO Section Head, Salmon Enhancement Program Operations, South Coast. Dave Ewart worked in the Campbell and Quinsam River watersheds on......

  • spring-break-camp-art
    Spring Break Art Afternoon Camp!

    Do your kids love art, want to learn more, or just have fun? Maybe you want to join the kids in creating some artwork for the lab? We will have a fun afternoon during spring break using paint, crayons, felts, paper, stickers, and all kinds......