NINTH Annual Shellfish Field Day
Saturday, August 13, 2016 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
10:00 - Free T-shirt with registration for the first 100 people
10:30 - Hosted shore walks begin. Shore walks are held each hour, and last 30 minutes. Absolutely no footwear except boots or sneakers allowed. Children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult.
11:30 - Great Wass Clam Shucking Showdown - Dr. Brian Beal vs. Marie West
1:00 - Clam Flying contest - with cash prizes!
2:00 - Boat rides Sign up in the education center - limit 40
All Day: Research Demonstrations & Posters - Education Center
Seaweed Pressing with Dr. Gail Krauss
Food for sale and mussels to sample
Photo credits: Christopher Bartlett (DEI Board member; photos from Field Day in 2008, 2010, and 2012)