Celebrate World Oceans Day with Pacific Whale Foundation
Wednesday, June 8 is World Oceans Day. This global day of conservation and collaboration is your opportunity to join the effort to protect our planet’s oceans. In honor of this year’s theme “Healthy Oceans, Healthy Planet”, Pacific Whale Foundation (PWF) invites you to enjoy free cruises, along with other activities and special offers on this day of ocean-awareness.
FREE CRUISES with the Experts
Experience the wonders of the ocean on a free cruise along Maui's coast. These one-hour ecotours are led by certified Marine Naturalists who will share their expertise on the island's unique ocean habitat. 'Ono snacks will be provided by Three's Bar & Grill. Trips depart from Ma'alaea Harbor at 1:00 pm, 3:00 pm and 5:00 pm. After the cruise, receive a marine life poster for your donation of any amount. Book your free trip by calling 249-8811 ext. 1 or stop by our Ocean Store at the Ma'alaea Harbor Shops or at 612 Front St. in Lahaina. No online bookings available.
30% OFF Ocean Stores Sale
Get 30% off your purchases at our Ocean Stores. Shop online, at the Ma'alaea Harbor Shops, or at 612 Front St. in Lahaina. PWF Members will enjoy 35% off savings. All profits support Pacific Whale Foundation's research, education and conservation programs, including marine education for Maui children and schools. Some merchandise exclusions apply.
BEACH CLEAN-UP On Your Own
Help clean up your favorite beach and be a part of PWF's citizen-science program. Visit our offices at the Ma'alaea Harbor Shops and pick up a free volunteer kit including gloves, trash bags, instructions and a datasheet. Plus, get a free canvas tote bag when you return. Your results will help our researchers monitor marine debris and the health of Maui's coasts.
BEACH CLEAN-UP with a PWF Naturalist
Meet our PWF Marine Naturalist at Ulua Beach at 10:00 am to help clean up debris and prevent it from entering the ocean. Enjoy a hands-on presentation and Q&A on the local ecosystem, including coral reefs and marine wildlife.
FREE GIFTS for PWF Members
Join Pacific Whale Foundation and receive a free commemorative, reusable water bottle in addition to your regular membership gift choices (including free whalewatch or dolphin watch, hat, t-shirt, tote bag or DVD). Already a member? Get two water bottles for only $5. Enjoy the benefits immediately with 35% off at our Ocean Stores (usually 20% for Members) and 20% off Summer Ocean Camp registration.
FREE GIFT for Summer Ocean Camp
Sign up your 1st - 5th grader in Summer Ocean Camp and receive a free commemorative, reusable water bottle. Ocean Camp is offered June 13-July 29, Monday-Friday, 8:00 am-4:00 pm. Weekly and daily enrollment is available. Camp includes ocean ecotours, beach trips, surfing lessons, science labs and more. Your child will have a summer of fun and adventure while engaging in nature and learning about the environment.
HELP SAVE OUR OCEANS
Visit our website for 10 Things You Can Do To Save Our Oceansand formore information on Pacific Whale Foundation's research, marine education and ocean conservation programs. You can also stop by our information table at Maui Ocean Center or at the PWF Ocean Store in Ma'alaea on June 8. We look forward to seeing you there and on our free cruises for World Oceans Day.