All Aboard! Boat-based Maritime Education Event

July 10, 2021 | 9 AM–12 PM (PST)

This experience is brought to you by Maritime High School, with special thanks to the Seattle Office of Economic Career Learning Grants.

Join Maritime High School for a 3-hour, family-friendly maritime education program aboard the 87’ Argosy Cruises’ Lady Mary.

Explore the Salish Sea, which may include water sampling, learning about our marine environment and the organisms that inhabit it, or taking the helm. Get hands-on with science equipment, learn how professional scientists sample and collect data, and how sailors navigate the Salish Sea!

Departure is from Seattle, accessible via bus route. Register for direction details. Transportation is provided from South Park.

All participants under 18 must be accompanied by an adult eager to engage in supervision and hands-on learning activities while aboard the vessel. Program takes place rain or shine.

Registration for this event has closed.

Careers in Maritime

Webinar and Panel Q&A Speakers

Ebony Welborn – Co-founder of Sea Potential
Savannah Smith – Co-founder of Sea Potential
Juhi LaFuente – Lab Manager/ Research Assistant
Nam Siu – Area Habitat Biologist
Karina Martija-Harris – Community and Events Coordinator
Noelle Yochum – Lead Conservation Engineer at Alaska Fisheries Science Center
Allison Demmert – 100 Ton Captain
Adam Beba – Naval Architect and Merchant Mariner
Joe Trump – Lieutenant, United States Coast Guard

Maritime High School Partner Organizations

Highline Public Schools
Highline Public Schools serves approximately 18,000 students grades K-12 in the communities of Burien, Des Moines, Normandy Park, SeaTac and White Center in Washington State.

Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition
DRCC elevates the voice of those impacted by the Duwamish River pollution and other environmental injustices to advocate for a clean, healthy, and equitable environment for people and wildlife. They promote placekeeping and prioritize community capacity and empowerment.

Port of Seattle
Founded in 1911 by a vote of the people as a special purpose government, the Port of Seattle's mission is to promote economic opportunities and quality of life in the region by advancing trade, travel, commerce and job creation in an equitable, accountable and environmentally responsible manner.

Northwest Maritime Center
The mission of the NWMC is to engage and educate people of all generations in traditional and contemporary maritime life, in a spirit of adventure and discovery. in service to the local community and maritime industry, but mostly because regardless of the subject, the sea is the most powerful teacher we know.