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April 2017

Salon Juste No. 4 – On Land: Climate Change & Environmental Justice in Miami

April 5, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Miami Science Barge at Museum Park Baywalk, 1075 Biscayne Blvd
Miami, FL 33132 United States
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$10.00

You can't talk about the future of Miami without also reckoning with the impact that sea level rise and climate change will have on the landscape, geography and people of Miami. The environmental forces will not impact everyone in the same way, and some are more vulnerable than others. While the challenges on the horizon are formidable, we can't afford to buckle under the magnitude of these challenges before us. We will anchor our conversation in Salon Juste No. 4…

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Sustainable Fishing Series: Filleting Skills

April 8, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Miami Science Barge at Museum Park Baywalk, 1075 Biscayne Blvd
Miami, FL 33132 United States
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$10.00

Workshop B of the Miami Science Barge Sustainable Fishing Series will focus on fish filleting skills in an attempt to reduce waste during the fish cleaning process. A local charter fishing captain will be on-board to lead the knife skills session. Barge crew will discuss and educate on the importance of eating locally, choosing seafood from sustainable sources, and where to find this information. Attendees must purchase at least one fish to participate but are welcome to purchase more than…

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Science Saturday: Florida’s Watershed and Water Conservation Workshop

April 8, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Miami Science Barge at Museum Park Baywalk, 1075 Biscayne Blvd
Miami, FL 33132 United States
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FREE

On Saturday, April 8 from 2 to 4 PM the Miami Science Barge will highlight Florida’s watersheds and wetlands, while focusing on ways to protect and conserve our freshwater supply. The workshop will be presented by the Miami-Dade Water Efficiency Manager, Patrick Martin. Program will include a talk by Patrick on water conservation and Florida’s watershed and aquifers, a watershed model presentation that shows how water works from the potable water treatment plant to the wastewater treatment plant and everything…

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Science Saturday: Citizen Science Day

April 15, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Miami Science Barge at Museum Park Baywalk, 1075 Biscayne Blvd
Miami, FL 33132 United States
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FREE

April 15th is National Citizen Science Day! On Saturday, April 15 from 2 to 4 PM the Miami Science Barge, partnered with Chelle King from Frost Science, will participate in a BioBlitz using the Citizen Science app iNaturalist in Museum Park. All ages are welcome, and entry is by donation. The Weekend Program Series is made available to you through the generous donation of the AJNFF Family Foundation. Details regarding parking, restrooms and directions in ticket confirmation email. RSVP at Eventbrite…

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Miami Science Barge Sip of Science no. 010: Sea Level Rise and Climate Justice in Miami

April 19, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Miami Science Barge at Museum Park Baywalk, 1075 Biscayne Blvd
Miami, FL 33132 United States
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$10.00 – $15.00

You're invited to Sip of Science on the Miami Science Barge! Sip of Science is a monthly lecture series held every third Wednesday and hosted on the Miami Science Barge. Enjoy discussion and drinks with a talk that makes you think! Register at Eventbrite. As always, Bring Your Own Cup #BYOC! Brought to you with support from Miami Downtown Development Authority Sip of Science no. 010 Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 7:00pm Talk to begin around 8:00pm What's on tap: Dr. Keren…

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