Host Your Event

Back to top

Send Us Your Inquiries

Email:
Subject:
Inquiries:
CAPTCHA Image
Are you a human? If so, please enter the text in the same order.
Reset | Help

Shipboard Education
 
Living Classrooms of the National Capital Region has been providing children and youth with unique hands-on, interdisciplinary environmental education programs aboard historic ships and on land since 2001. During our programs, students are transformed into marine biologists, captains, and scientists while onboard historic Chesapeake Bay Buy Boat, Mildred Belle. Our interdisciplinary program emphasizes applied learning in the environment, science, math, language arts, and history. Key objectives are leadership and teamwork as everyone works together to raise and lower sails, trawl for marine life, conduct scientific experiments, and explore the commerce, natural resources, and ecosystems of the Potomac and Anacostia Rivers.
Our experiential learning stations include water quality testing, studying plankton under video microscopes, oyster dissection and population discussion, trawling and identifying marine life, learning navigation and a buoyancy challenge.
Information and Reservations
To book a trip for your school, Scout, community group, or just a group of friends and family members please contact:
Rachel Nichols
202-488-0627 ext. 243
Remember we offer full day, weekend, overnight and multi-day programs!!
Questions about booking or planning for an upcoming trip? Download our FAQ Here.

News

Events

  • Kingman Island Bluegrass and Folk Festival

    WHAT: The Kingman Island Bluegrass and Folk Festival returns as the signature folk festival in the Washington, DC area. The festival will celebrate the community, local music, food and culture all on the beautiful Anacostia River. In just a few years the festival has grown to become the largest all local music festival in the region, attracting ove...

  • DC BBQ BASH

    Saturday, May 19, 2018 3:00pm - 7:30pm The Bullpen at Half Street Fairgrounds 1201 Half Street, SE, Washington, DC 20003 The Bullpen - Voted BEST OUTDOOR VENUE by Washington City Paper Join us before the Washington Nationals battle the Dodgers for the DC BBQ BASH and enjoy live music, delicious BBQ from your favorite DC-local food trucks, ...

Recent Posts

Join the conversation

YouTube Videos

More videos
802 S. Caroline Street
Baltimore, MD 21231
410-685-0295
Copyright ©2018 All Rights Reserved. Designed and Developed by innovativeconsultants, LLC.