NESS's Summer Program Registration Opens In One Week!

Jordan Slocum
January 25, 2016

NESS will open its summer program registration one week from today (2/1/16)!

We are excited to offer over 45 new class themes this summer!

• ADVENTURE SPORTS: Our adventure sports offerings include Surfing (ages 11-17), Wave Monkeys (ages 9-12), Fishing (ages 11-17), Boater’s Ed (ages 12-17), Kayak Snorkel and Kayak Fishing (ages 11-17), Geoaching & Navigation (ages 11-17) and Body, Balance & Mind (ages 11-17).

• SAILING: Our sailing programs include Taste of Optis (ages 6-10), Opti Learn to Sail Levels 1-3 (ages 7-12), Second Taste (ages 7-11), Opti Race (7-15), Opti Green (ages 8-12), Hartley Level 1&2 (ages 10-16), Hartley Adventures (ages 10-16), Windsurf & SUP (ages 9-15), Keelboat Adventures (ages 8-12), Advanced Keelboat (ages 11-16), Learn to Bic (ages 9-13), Bic Blasting Adventures (ages 9-13), and 420 Racing Program (ages 12-17).

• MARINE SCIENCE: In addition to our traditional marine science age groupings, we are also offering a new group just for 6-7 year-olds called Bay Bounders. Our other marine science age groups are: Little Aquanauts (4-6), Ocean Explorers (8-10), Marine Biologists (11-15), and Junior Instructors (15 and up). There will also be 2 full-day programs: Ocean Films and Blue Water Adventures (ages 11-15)

Watch Program Director Mike Smith talk more about our marine science age groupings and offerings in more detail and why he’s looking forward to a great summer ahead.

Stay tuned for more of our NESS #teacherfeatures as we get closer the start of summer…only 21 weeks away! To register via our new registration system, visit: (look for the REGISTER ONLINE button). Classes fill fast so interested families are encouraged to sign up as soon as possible. Financial aid is available to make the ocean accessible to all.