Life Under the Dock

Friday, October 2, 2020, 1:30pm – 3:00pm Save to Calendar

Discover the interesting marine life hiding under the Wells Harbor dock.



Registration required! Please call Caryn at (207) 646-1555 x110 or email to reserve your space. 

Information needed for registration: Program name and date, number of adults and kids (and ages of kids). Thanks!


  • Members: $5
  • Non-Members: $7
  • Family: $15


Off Site

This program will not be held at the Wells Reserve. See program description for exact location.

Fall Family Nature Programs:
Are you and your kids on the computer too much these days? Are you looking for outdoor nature -focused adventure? If you are a family with K - 5th grade students, please come join us on an adventure!

Life Under the Dock – Seaweed, crabs and shrimp oh my! Join us in taking a closer look at the marine plants and animals that live on and below the Wells Harbor dock. We will investigate using nets and buckets and also try to catch crabs!

*This program takes place at Wells Harbor! Navigate to 352 Harbor Rd, Wells. 

*Please dress for the weather and bring layers. It can be windy/chilly or sunny at the dock! We will also be laying down on the wooden dock planks in order to find creatures.

*Life jackets are welcome to be brought/worn. A throw rope will be brought by the program guide.

More fun!  September Schedule (October coming soon)

  • Tues Sept 22 1:30pm Life Under the Dock (@Wells Harbor)
  • Friday Sept 25 1:30pm Explore the Shore (@Wells Reserve)
  • Tuesday Sept 29 1:30pm Explore the Shore (@Wells Reserve)
  • Friday October 2 1:30pm Life Under the Dock (@Wells Harbor) 

Important Covid information: Maximum of ten participants. We will be maintaining safe physical distance throughout the program, but all participants are required to wear a face covering (mouth + nose) throughout the duration of the program. Due to suspended use of indoor spaces, inclement weather may cancel programs. If you are traveling from out of state for this program, please read the latest state regulations before registering.

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