Event Calender

November 20, 2023

Little Shop of Horrors

From 12:00AM to 12:00AM

A hapless flower shop assistant, Seymour stumbles across a new breed of plant, which he names ‘Audrey II’ after his coworker crush. The saucy, R&B-singing carnivore promises Seymour unending fame and fortune with one condition: he must keep feeding it BLOOD. Seymour soon discovers Audrey II’s out-of-this-world origins and its man-eating appetite for global domination.

Location: Gompertz Theatre

Website: https://www.floridastudiotheatre.org/events-and-tickets/winter-mainstage-series-2023-24/little-shop-of-horrors/

Phone: 9413669000

Day Camps - Fall Family Programs

From 9:00AM to 1:00PM

Join us for Mote Day Camps during Thanksgiving Break!Each session combines our groundbreaking research with fun, hands-on, and age-appropriate, inquiry-based activities. Campers can discover the wonders of marine animals and environments studied by Mote scientists – a great way to gain steam in STEM education even when school is out. Day Camps are single-day programs that run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for campers 5–10 years old.Who: Campers ages 5 through 10 years oldWhen: Select dates (see below)Fee: $54/day for members, $60/day for non-membersMonday, November 20th - Goby Gobblers Discover the fascinating world of fish in our aquarium and in our bay! Campers will learn about the world of predators and prey through hands-on activities and exploration of our island. Join us for this festive camp and get ready for an exciting experience. This camp includes dip netting in the bay. Tuesday, November 21st - Bounty of the BayWe are so thankful for the natural riches of Sarasota Bay and we want to share the bay with our campers! Campers will have the opportunity to explore the beauty of the bay, engage in educational STEM activities, and learn the importance of preserving our environment. This camp includes dip netting in the bay. Wednesday, November 22nd - Thankful Turtles Campers will embark on an adventure at Mote to learn about turtles and their world. Through engaging activities, animal encounters, and field explorations, campers will gain a deeper appreciation for our bay. This camp includes dip netting in the bay.

Location: Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium

Website: https://mote.org/education/kids-families/day-camps

Phone: 9413766717

Seashore SEAfari - Fall Family Programs

From 10:00AM to 11:00AM

Join Mote’s professional educators on one of three different family-friendly guided tours to explore the unique flora and fauna of City Island and/or Lido Beach. Families will put on their adventure hats and use science tools to identify plants and animals, test water quality and complete a seashore scavenger hunt while learning about the breakthrough research happening at Mote. Who: All ages (ALL participants, adults or children, must register)Fee: $15.00 per personWhen: See dates & locations belowNote: This is an outdoor program (not water-based) that involves walking on sidewalks, boardwalks, and/or sand. Pre-registration is required. At least one paying adult chaperone is required for every 4 youth participants. All adults/guardians in attendance must be registered. Please review the location before registering for your adventure!

Location: Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium

Website: https://mote.org/experiences/details/family-programs-at-mote

Phone: 9413766717

Rhinestone Cowgirls

From 7:30PM to 9:30PM

From Patsy, Loretta, Tammy, and Dolly to Reba, Shania, Faith and Carrie, Rhinestone Cowgirls celebrates legendary performers who helped put country music on the map! Relive songs like "Crazy", "Stand By Your Man", "Coal Miner's Daughter", as well as new favorites "Independence Day" and "His Last Name". This concert is for Country Music fans of all ages.Tickets $50

Location: Venice Performing Arts Center

Website: www.venicetheatre.org

Phone: 9414881115