Outreach Fees

Schedule early to get the date you want!

For more information or to schedule an outreach, please use the Outreach Contact Form or call (910) 458-8257 ext. 236.

Please keep in mind that outreach programs often keep us on the road. We will respond to your inquiries as soon as possible.

Classroom and Small Group Programs

  • Program Fees: $100 for one program, $50 for each additional presentation of the same program on the same day.
  • Maximum of 30 participants per program.
  • Programs last approximately one hour. Shorter programs for students younger than 4 years old can be arranged.
  • Travel Fees: $.75/mile applies to locations outside of New Hanover County. Travel requiring an overnight stay will incur additional fees.

Auditorium or Large Group Programs

  • Program Fees: $200 for the initial program, $100 for each additional presentation of the same program on the same day.
  • Maximum of 150 students per program.
  • Programs last approximately one hour.
  • Travel Fees: $.75/mile applies to locations outside of New Hanover County. Travel requiring an overnight stay will incur additional fees.

Festivals, Fairs or Booths

  • Base Program Fees: $250 for a half-day event (up to 4 hours), $75/hour for additional hour.
  • No size maximum
  • Base program fees include trained instructors to interpret a topic-specific table of your choice, an informational table, and a 12′ x 11′ inflatable spadefish.
  • Additional programs such as a shark tooth dig, appearances from a costumed character, or crafts such as gyotaku are available for an additional fee.

Teachers

We highly recommend that you schedule your Outreachas a classroom program. Though many of our programs can be adapted for larger groups; your students will not get the hands-on, interactive approach we prefer in our programs.