New Meeting: Shedd class - Marine Mammals ID

From: Abhishek
Sent on: Friday, June 6, 2008 10:07 AM
Announcing a new meeting for The Chicago Scuba Meetup Group!

What: Shedd class - Marine Mammals ID

When: Saturday, July 19, 9:00 AM

Shedd members: USD24.00 | Non-Shedd members $32

Where: Click the link below to find out!

Who should come: Join fellow Chicago water enthusiasts to learn about marine mammals and how to identify them.

Meeting Description: Want to learn about our fellow (marine) mammals in the waters we swim and dive in? Take the Marine Mammals ID class at the Shedd Aquarium and learn how to differentiate between various whales, dolphins, seals, sea lions, otters, and more. The class will cover body shape, fins, spout patterns, etc. As a bonus, the class will likely go behind the scenes to get insight from a trainer and how they tell the animals apart in Shedd's collection. After the class, use your newly acquired ID skills and peruse through the Shedd.

Parking is available at the meters along E Solidarity Drive for about $0.25 per 1/2 hour (see map). The meters only take quarters, so please come prepared. You can also park in the Soldier Field Garage for approximately $15 per day (prices are subject to change).

When: Saturday, July 19, 9am - 12pm
Cost: Shedd Members $24 / non-Shedd members $32

How to sign up for the class:

1) Click YES on the club calendar RSVP box
2) Register for the class by contacting one of two Adults Programs Coordinator ([address removed]) at the Shedd Aquarium

Lisa Ostrego -[masked] - available after June 10
Heather Schneider -[masked]

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