JCCGCI’s Coney Island Seaside Innovative Senior Center Educational Workshop Series Session 5 | February 6th

Jewish Community Council of Greater Coney Island, Inc.

Coney Island Seaside Innovative Senior Center

3001 West 37th Street, Brooklyn, NY  11224

(between Surf Ave. and the Boardwalk)

 Invites all seniors (60 years of age and older)

To participate in our monthly Educational Workshop Series in partnership with

 Wildlife Conservation Society’s New York Aquarium

“Connecting our Community to the Amazing Marine World in our Backyard and on our Planet”

Come explore the wonders of our aquatic world with us!  Investigate the diversity of marine life near and far; discover how plants and animals adapt to life in the water; learn how you can make a difference to help keep our blue planet healthy.  Experience Exhibit talks, biological artifact handling, behind the scene experiences, and hands-on interactions at the touch pool as you learn about  shark natural history, fish diversity, marine microscopic life, penguin natural history, deep sea adaptations, beach ecology, seals, sea lions and otters, coral reef conservation, and animal husbandry.  A different topic will be presented each month specially for our group at the New York Aquarium.

Session 5:  Thursday, February 6th from 2:00-3:00   (Bus leaves Coney Island Seaside ISC at 1:30)

Topic of Discussion:  MARINE MAMMALS

Pacific WalrusCalifornia Sea Lion

Registration in advance is required.  Groups are limited and expected to fill up quickly.

For more information about our program,  to register, or  to arrange free transportation to our ISC, please call  718-449-6363 X 3  (Grace Brandi) or 718-449-6363 X4 ( Mariya Gvozdeva)

 

Coney Island Seaside ISC is a project of Jewish Community Council of Greater Coney, Inc.  and is  Funded by NYC Department for the Aging