Attention home-school families: Mote to host open house

Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium is hosting an open house for home-school families.  Perfect for the budding scientist or constantly curious student, this two-hour event will take place on Saturday, Feb. 3 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and provide families the chance to see how they can add more marine science and STEM to their home-school curriculum.

“Mote’s home-school open house is the ideal opportunity for parents and students alike to come see and experience how Mote Marine Laboratory can add valuable experiences and STEM teaching moments through a variety of opportunities,” said Dana Henderson, School Programs Coordinator at Mote Marine Laboratory.

This $10 event includes admittance for one student (ages 6-14) and chaperone pair, includes an Aquarium visit, STEM based activities and a field exploration of Sarasota Bay led by Mote's professional marine science educators. Interested parties can find additional information and complete an online reservation at  

For questions, contact Dana Henderson at 941‐388‐4441 ext. 133. Please note pre‐registration is required for this event.