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Mote – Shark Pups and Grownups

April 9 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am

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One event on April 13, 2022 at 9:30 am

One event on April 23, 2022 at 9:30 am

MEGA-lodon sized fun for you and your little one! Join us as we explore the marine environment through imaginative play, STEM activities, songs, and more. We offer onsite and at home options for Shark Pups near, far, and everywhere!

Spring & Summer Sessions – Outdoor Classes at Mote

Shark Pups & Grownups is an early childhood STEM program for kids ages 2 through 5 and their favorite adult. Each class includes: movement (Ocean Moves with Mote), science tool exploration, role play/games, and immersive water time (dip netting in the bay).

Who: Preschool (2-5) aged kids and their favorite adult
When: 9:30 to 11:00 a.m., select days
Fee: $20 for members, $22 for non-members per child (and one parent/guardian)

Admission to Mote Aquarium is NOT included with this program. Please visit for information and to reserve tickets.

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. All classes meet at the Whale Fountain at the entrance to The Aquarium. Be sure to read your confirmation email to know what to bring and wear to class. Please review our cancellation, weather, and health policies here before registering.



Seasons of the Sea: Have you ever wondered if ocean animals go on vacation? They do!  Join us this month to learn how, why, and when sharks and marine mammals travel around our oceans, as well as how some animals like corals change their behavior during different parts of the year.

  • April 9 – Circling Sharks
  • April 13 – Migrating Mammals
  • April 23 – Coral’s Summer Spectacle


April 9
9:30 am - 11:00 am
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Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium
1600 Ken Thompson Parkway
Sarasota, FL 34236 United States
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(941) 388-4441

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