Teachers’ Professional Development Day October 24th

Artisan Harvest Luncheon and Craft Fair October 25th


Don’t miss this harvest celebration and craft fair, featuring local artisans. Offerings include preserves, snacks, chocolates, Halloween treats, home baking, handcrafted items and more. There will also be an amazing buffet lunch!

When: Saturday October 25th 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Deep Bay Marine Field Station 370 Crome Point Road
Admission: Adults $10 Students $3 Children under 12 Free
Add Lunch: + $15
Vendors: $25 per table. To book a table or for more information call us at 250-740-6611.

Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup Saturday Sept 29th

Group with load of debris and garbage

Come help us clean the beaches of Deep Bay! Meet at Deep Bay Marine Field Station at 1:00 pm on Saturday September 27th. All supplies will be provided. This is a great oppourtunity to make a positive impact on our local ecosystem and help keep our beaches beautiful. Last year’s Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup removed 99,280 kg of garbage of Canadian shorelines with the help of 58,500 volunteers!

Please register by visiting http://www.shorelinecleanup.ca/en/cleanup/event/fall2014/deep-bay-harbour or email us at deepbay@viu.ca.

Fall Cooking Classes at Deep Bay

Steve, Debbie and Student assistant Jack

We are excited to announce a series of cooking classes at Deep Bay Marine Field Station for the upcoming fall season. Read the rest of this entry »

Dissect your Dinner! Day program for ages 6-11 Nov 23

Kids Programs 237

Learn about food science and marine biology at Deep Bay Marine Field Station in this fun filled day of hand-on science, cooking and games! Activities will include dissecting squid, cooking calamari, making pizza and more.
Lunch is included in the registration fee. Call us at 250-740-6611 to register or for more information. Pre-registration is required.

Cost: $50 plus GST per day ($5 discount for siblings)
Ages: 6-11
When: Sunday November 23 9:30 am – 3:30 pm
Where: Deep Bay Marine Field Station 370 Crome Point Road

Tea by the Sea

UPDATE! Tea by The Sea was so popular this summer that we will continue to serve High Tea on Tuesdays throughout the year!

Join us for high tea including a delicious selection of sandwiches, pastries and other goodies prepared our chef 11:00 am – 2:00 pm on select Tuesdays. Upcoming Tea by the Sea dates: Sept 23, Sept 30, Oct 7, Oct 21, Nov. 4, Nov 18, Dec 2, Dec 16 (Special Christmas Tea).

Tea includes admission to the Station. Enjoy stunning views of Baynes Sound, and tour the Station to learn about marine science through colourful exhibits, a large public aquaria and touch tanks teeming with marine life collected from BC waters.

Proceeds from Tea by the Sea benefit Deep Bay Marine Field Station’s education programs.

View the Menu.

Please reserve at least one day in advance.

Call 250-740-6611 for reservations.

VIU Whale Project on Shaw TV


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