Satellite Events

After Hurricane Irma passes we will check with all satellite event sites and make sure the events can still happen. Check back here for updates.

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Tropicana Juice Plant

Tropicana Tour 

Ever wanted to see how the juice is made? This is your chance to go in the plant and see the amazing technology at work.

Adults only, proper attire required, no open shoes, no dresses / skirts, no photography, cannot work for competitor such as Coca-Cola.

Date:       Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Date Changed to September 27th Due to Hurricane Irma

Time:       2:00 pm

Location: Tropicana Juice Plant
                 6500 Glades cut off Rd, Ft. Pierce

Space Available: 15 Adults

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Florida Oceanographic Society / US Sailing Center

Ais on the Lagoon Community Paddle

Join Florida Oceanographic Society for a 4.5-mile round-trip paddle across the Indian River Lagoon! This annual event starts at the U.S. Sailing Center in Jensen Beach with takeoff at 8am. Paddle your way across the IRL and stop on Florida Oceanographic's shoreline for a breakfast of grits and clams with a brief educational presentation by a local historian.

This is a bring your own canoe or kayak event. 

Date:       Sunday, September 24th, 2017         

Date Changed to October 8th Due to Hurricane Irma

Time:        Gather at 7:30 pm. Trip 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location: US Sailing Center
                 1955 NE Indian River Dr, Jensen Beach

Registration is Required

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Fort Pierce Branch Library

Early Release 

Canceled due to Hurricane Irma

No longer an early release day with the school system

Want to try a different kind of board game? 
Hone your S.T.E.M. skills during our gaming sessions. Try out games like Prime Climb, Escape Evil and Qwirkle. Games provided or bring your favorite! 

Plus...we’ll also have a hands-on special project

Date:       Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

Time:       2:30 pm

Location: Fort Pierce Library Branch
                 101 Melody Lane, Fort Pierce

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Indian River State College

Brown Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Learn more about the programs, faculty, facilities and research at IRSC that support local STEM efforts such as saving our Lagoon.

Date: Thursday, September 28th, 2017

Time: 6 pm - 8 pm

Location: Brown Center (Building Y)
                 Indian River State College
                 3209 Virginia Ave., Ft. Pierce

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Photo Credit: The Nature Conservancy

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Blowing Rocks Preserve

Shoreline Clean-up

Join The Nature Conservancy and the Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission for a shoreline
clean-up at Blowing Rocks Preserve! Blowing Rocks is a 74 acre nature preserve located on Jupiter Island
with shorelines on the Atlantic Ocean and Indian River Lagoon, and both shorelines need your help to
clean up debris! Preserve admission will be waived for this free event and parking is available on-site. 
When you arrive, check in at the beach kiosk located near the east parking lot to sign in, get your clean-up
materials, and check out informative displays from The Nature Conservancy and FWC Monofilament
Recovery and Recycling Program. Bags, gloves, and other materials will be provided. 

Date: Saturday, September 30th, 2017

Time: 8:00 am - 1 1:00 am

Location: Blowing Rocks Preserve
                 574 S Beach Rd, Hobe Sound

Contact: Cristin.krasco@tnc.org or call 561-744-6668

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Savannas State Preserve PARK

Science Fair Boot Camp

Junior Academy of Science 4-H Club
presents What color is it?

The Science Fair Boot Camp for
middle and high school students
interested in science fairs

Date: Saturday, September 30th, 2017

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location: Savannas State Preserve Park
                 2541 SE Walton Rd, Port St Lucie

Space Available: 70 middle & high school families

Must Register through Eventbrite

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Saint Edward’s School

Doing Science Day

CANCELED DUE TO HURRICANE IRMA


Port St. Lucie Branch Library

Escape Room Saturday

Teams will have 30 minutes to solve a challenging escape room puzzle based
on the young adult novel  “Rot & Ruin” by Jonathan Maberry.

Date:       Saturday, September 30th, 2017

Time:       12:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Location: Port St. Lucie Library Branch
                 180 SW Prima Vista Blvd, Port St. Lucie

Registration is required. Maximum 40 spots available.

Contact:   772-871-5450
                  bella@stlucieco.org

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Morningside Branch Library

S.T.E.A.M. Power! Ecosystems

SCIENCE -TECHNOLOGY - ENGINEERING - ART - MATH

Come explore the world of science with stories and a science demonstration. Learn about weather, rainbows, color, motion and more!

Date:     Saturday, October 7th, 2017  

Time:       10:30 AM

Location: Morningside Library Branch
                 2410 Morningside Blvd, Port St. Lucie

Space Available: 25 people ages 10-15

Contact:   772-337-5632
                  speirss@stlucieco.org

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Zora Neale Hurston Branch Library

S.T.E.A.M. Power! 

SCIENCE -TECHNOLOGY - ENGINEERING - ART - MATH

Join us for fun, hands-on creative activities including games, projects, experiments and more!

Date:     Saturday, October 7th, 2017  

Time:     2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Hurston Library Branch
                 3008 Avenue D, Fort Pierce

Space Available: 20 children Most suited for youth & teens over 8                                      years old

Contact:   772-462-2154
                  greshamg@stlucieco.org

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Lakewood Park Branch Library

S.T.E.A.M. Power! 

SCIENCE -TECHNOLOGY - ENGINEERING - ART - MATH

Join us for fun, hands-on creative activities including games, projects, experiments and more.Something different each week!

Date:     Thursday, October 12th, 2017  

Time:    3:30 PM

Location: Lakewood Park Library Branch
                 7605 Santa Barbara Drive, Fort Pierce

Space Available: First 30 children in 3rd - 5th grade

Contact:   772-462-6870
                  pasizorp@stlucieco.org

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Hobe Sound National Wildlife Refuge and Nature Center

National Wildlife Refuge Week Open House

Join the Hobe Sound National Wildlife Refuge & Nature Center in celebrating National Wildlife Refuge Week and the IRL Science Festival

3:30  For the Love of Seahorses   (naturalist chat & feeding)
4:00  Exploring the Indian River Lagoon (naturalist led estuary hike)
4:30  Summer Sea Turtle Summary  (update on the 2017 season, naturalist talk)
5:00  For the Love of Seahorses (repeated)
Games and Crafts for Kids!

Date:     Thursday, October 12th, 2017  

Time:    3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Location: Hobe Sound National Wildlife Refuge & Nature Center
                 13640 SE Federal Hwy, Hobe Sound

Space Available: Open to All

Contact:   772-546-2067

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