9am-5pm Ages 10-14 $30/day or $75 for all three dates
Oxbow Eco-Center invites local youth to join the River Revolution by taking part in Riverlution Days! Riverlution Days will be filled with hands-on activities and field trips to a variety of local ecosystems. Participants will discover the unique history and ecology of local waterways and how to protect them.
Oxbow Eco-Center’s skilled education staff will lead fun, engaging indoor and outdoor experiences highlighting the Treasure Coast’s unique habitats.
Jan 23, 2020 - Adventure in the Sawgrass Marsh
Feb 17, 2020 - Inside the Indian River Lagoon
March 23, 2020 - St. Lucie River Investigations
Protected Wildlife in Florida
Local scientists and environmental educators bring a unique learning experience to area homeschool students. Seven agencies and organizations will host a series known as Homeschool Hopper. Weekly hands-on sessions include habitat studies, investigations into biodiversity, water quality testing, exploring restoration, and more!
Winter 2020 Dates
About the Homeschool HopperThe Homeschool Hopper program began in 2014. Designed to teach a comprehensive Science unit through immersion and hands-on experiential learning, it has been a popular opportunity for area homeschool families. The 2019 series is sure to exceed expectations with a record eight participating organizations. These include the Oxbow Eco-Center, Smithsonian Marine Station, Savannas Preserve State Park, Manatee Center Observation & Education Center, and our two new partners, Indian River Lagoon Aquatic Preserves, Ocean Research & Conservation Association (ORCA), The Environmental Learning Center (ELC) and Heathcote Botanical Gardens.