Public Events

Piscataqua Science Cafe

The Piscataqua Science Cafe series runs during the winter at the Portsmouth Brewery in downtown Portsmouth. Each night brings in experts from a variety of environmental topics together for a discussion about current science topics. SML executive director Jennifer Seavey, Tern Conservation Program Manager Liz Craig, and 2018 Scientist-in-Residence Fellow Gemma Clucas will share their expertise on seabirds during the February Science Cafe!

Piscataqua Science Cafe

The Piscataqua Science Cafe series runs during the winter at the Portsmouth Brewery in downtown Portsmouth. Each night brings in experts from a variety of environmental topics together for a discussion about current science topics. SML faculty Nadine Lysiak and Andrea Bogomolni (faculty for Marine Mammal Biology and mentors for the Marine Mammal Biology Internship) will share their expertise on the seal populations during the January Science Cafe!

SML Alumni & Friends Weekend

Building off the momentum of SML's 50th Anniversary Celebration in 2016, and inspired by the stories and memories of so many Shoalers, this event is meant to bring together our community and celebrate how much SML means to all of us! Whether you are an SML alum from our very first class or from our most recent class, a long-time volunteer, a current or former faculty member, or one of our many friends and supporters in the community, we welcome you to SML's Alumni & Friends Weekend!

Marine Science for Teachers

An amazing opportunity for New Hampshire's middle and high school science teachers! Participate in an intensive week-long marine science workshop at the Shoals Marine Laboratory on Appledore Island, Isles of Shoals, Maine.

Here's what teachers in previous Marine Science for Teachers Workshops had to say:

"This was the most rewarding experience in all the teacher training experiences I have had."

L.L. Bean Lecture: Isles of Shoals Archaeology

"The Isles of Shoals: 5,000 Years of Marine Ecology"

Join Shoals Marine Laboratory and the L.L. Bean Freeport Store for this fanastic lecture!

Time: 7:00 pm

Location: L.L. Bean Flagship Store, Camping Atrium, Freeport, Maine

Speakers:
• Dr. Nathan Hamilton (University of Southern Maine)
• Dr. Robin Hadlock Seeley (Shoals Marine Laboratory)
• Dr. Jennifer Seavey (Executive Director, Shoals Marine Laboratory)