Member Events and Deals
Aquarium members enjoy special events and deals all year long.
Party for the Planet
Saturday, April 14, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
You are cordially invited to a Party for the
Planet. Since over 70% of the Earth is covered in water, the guest of honor
will be the world’s oceans! Join us at this family-friendly event where we
recognize Earth Day through hands-on activities, scientific exploration, and
crafts. Free for members.
Ocean Author Presentation
High Tide on Main Street
with John Englander
Wednesday, May 7, 7 - 8 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
King tides, storm surge, erosion, and slowly rising sea
level seem to swirl together as a coastal threat. In High Tide on Main Street: Rising Sea Level and the Coming Coastal
Crisis, oceanographer John Englander explains how sea level is moving
beyond the ice age cycles of the last few million years, heading much higher severely
impact coastal communities and ecosystems. Buy the book in advance from the
Aquarium Gift Shop and receive priority seating at the event. Book must be
purchased onsite or by phone: 858-534-8753. Event free for members.
Charles David Keeling Annual Lecture
David Victor, UC San Diego Climate Leader
Tuesday, May 13, 6:30 - 8 p.m.
Please join us for the fifth annual Keeling Lecture, in memory of
distinguished Scripps Professor Charles David Keeling's life and invaluable
contributions to climate science and Scripps. This year, we are honored to host
UC San Diego School of International Relations and Pacific Studies Professor David
Victor. Victor, an internationally recognized leader in research on energy and
climate change policy, is Director of the school’s new Laboratory on
International Law and Regulation, and author of numerous books including his
most recent, Global Warming Gridlock:
Creating More Effective Strategies for Protecting the Planet. Free for members.
Breathing in Climate Change
Saturday, May 17, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Celebrate Clean Air Month at this climate-themed event and
uncover the link between pollution, climate change, and you. Join UC San
Diego’s Center for Aerosol Impacts on Climate and the Environment as
researchers demonstrate real-time experiments. Free for members.