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Camp Aqua: Water Works

Date: June 10 - July 22, 2024
Time: 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

About Camp Aqua:
Water Works

Calling all future marine biologists!! Come to Mississippi Aquarium this summer for a deep dive into what it takes to work at an aquarium. Campers will spend one week at our facility exploring the ins and outs of the aquarium industry through hands-on learning. Each day brings a new experience with our various teams including our Animal Care Specialists, Facility Operators, Dive Team Members, and many more!

Daily Schedule

Monday – Figuring out the Facility
Tuesday – Analyzing Animal Care
Wednesday – Field Day at Ship Island!
Thursday – Vetting Veterinary Medicine
Friday – Goodbye Party!

Camp Dates:

Camp Aqua: Water Works is a week long experience.
Camp begins at 8:00AM and ends at 3:00PM.
  • June 10-14
  • June 17-21
  • June 24-28
  • July 8-12
  • July 15-19
  • July 22-26

Now registering:

• Junior Interns: Age 7-11

Registration Includes:

• Camp t-shirt
• 2 snacks daily
• Keesler Federal Credit Union swag bag
• Excursion to Ship Island

Registration not confirmed until we receive a completed online waiver.

Camp Aqua FAQs

Can my camper sign themselves in/out?

What if I need to cancel?

Who comprises the camp staff?

Wha t wi llm y camper do during camp?

What if I arrive late to pick up my camper?

My camper does not like the food provided; can they bring food from home?

My camper’s birthday occurs during camp, how can we celebrate?

What do I do with my child’s medication?

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