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Welcome Aboard: Tips for BSSC Parents

Dear Parents:

We are very excited that you have chosen to register your child(ren) for a program with Boothbay Sea and Science Center!

To make things  as smooth as possible, we are listing the basic steps you’ll need to follow to complete the registration process.

Medical Forms

There are three medical forms that must be completed before your child starts their first session. They are

These forms must be completed/uploaded two weeks before your child’s first session.

Your child will not be allowed to attend unless all medical forms are complete.

Lunch

BSSC offers a boxed lunch for $28/week. You should have ordered this during the registration process. If you did not, please contact Pauline Dion at info@boothbayseaandsciencecenter.org as soon as possible to make arrangements. Please note, we cannot accommodate last minute lunch orders!

Equipment and Supplies

It is very important that your child(ren) arrive every day at the Center on time and with the clothing and supplies they will need for a fun and safe experience. These are:

  • Bathing suit;
  • Towel;
  • Closed toe water shoes;
  • Closed toe shoes
  • Full water bottle;
  • Change of clothes;
  • Snacks (2);
  • Sunscreen lotion (no spray please);
  • Lifejacket
  • Hat

Parking information

Parking at the BSSC during the morning and afternoon “rush hours” and for Friday Cookout is a challenge. Here are some options to make it easier for everyone:

For Morning drop-off (5 options):

  • At Ocean Point Marina: In parking spaces ONLY;
  • In designated spaces in front of Post Office;
  • In parking area along Route 96;
  • In the Public Parking Lot on Church Street (next left after Lobsterman’s Wharf Restaurant);
  • At Lobsterman’s Wharf Restaurant: In parking spaces ONLY.

​Afternoon pick-up (3 options):

  • At Ocean Point Marina: In parking spaces ONLY;
  • In the Public Parking Lot on Church Street (next left after Lobsterman’s Wharf Restaurant);
  • In parking areas along Route 96.

For Friday Family Cookout (2 options):

  • In the Public Parking Lot on Church Street (next left after Lobsterman’s Wharf Restaurant)
  • In designated spaces along Route 96.

Helpful Links

Below are some links to information that you will find helpful during this process