Archie Carr

Events
5:39 pm
Thu January 17, 2013

The Barrier Island Center Offers Amazing Array Of Environmental Adventures

There are a multitude of ongoing exciting events and programs at the Barrier Island Sanctuary Management and Education Center, less formally known as the Barrier Island Center. The Center is located at 8385 South Highway A1A, Melbourne Beach - right in the heart of the Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge. The Refuge was established by Congress in 1989 to protect sea turtles now threatened with extinction throughout the world.

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Events
5:32 pm
Mon June 11, 2012

Sea Turtle Preservation Society Celebrates World Sea Turtle Day And Archie Carr’s Birthday

The Sea Turtle Preservation Society announces their World Sea Turtle Day Open House on Saturday, June 16 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.  The celebration takes place at 111 South Miramar Avenue (A1A) in Indialantic. The day also celebrates Archie Carr’s birthday.

Enjoy puppets, story times, clowns, silent auction, a drawing for an airline ticket, 20% off in the gift shop, sand painting, a magician, cupcakes, lemonade and turtle cookies!

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