Saturday, June 10, 2023 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM EDT
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Virginia Institute of Marine Science

1375 Greate Road
Gloucester Point, VA 23062


VIMS Advancement
Virginia Institute of Marine Science

VIMS Marine Science Day 2023

Join us for the annual VIMS open house- a fun-filled and educational event for the whole family! Located on Gloucester Point, MSD features exhibits, children's activities, seining in the York River, tours, a seafood cooking demonstration, mini-lectures, and more. This event is free, open to the public, and takes place rain or shine!

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VIMS and William & Mary's Shared Expectations

  • Registering for and attending events at William & Mary conveys a shared expectation of abiding by university policy, which is subject to change as conditions warrant. As of March 1, 2022, those requirements include optional masking both indoors and outdoors, with masking especially encouraged in large gatherings. COVID-19 vaccination and boosters are strongly encouraged for all William & Mary students, employees and external visitors, in alignment with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidance. We create these shared expectations of event participants in keeping with William & Mary’s core values of Belonging within this community and Respect for one another as individuals, and in recognition of the risks inherent to gathering amid pandemic.

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  • An inherent risk of exposure to harmful pathogens like COVID-19 exists where people gather for events such as this one. Due to the contagious nature of COVID-19, VIMS/William & Mary request that all attendees follow the posted guidelines while participating in the event. By choosing to attend this event, you are acknowledging the risks, your willingness to assume those risks, and your agreement to abide by the applicable health and safety measures that are in place at the time of this event. As we move forward, our planning must necessarily be flexible and will be based on current health data. For the latest information on VIMS and W&M’s pandemic response, please visit the Path Forward website.

VIMS Gift Pack Drawing

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Registrations that include a mailing address and phone number will be entered in a drawing for a VIMS Gift Pack, valued at $50. You do not need to be present to win, we will contact you after Marine Science Day if you have won and will mail you the gift pack. If you entered your mailing address and phone number above, please place a "1" in the Qty. box to the right.

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