Welcome to Loggerhead Marinelife Center!

Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) is one of Florida’s most unique non-profit
cultural destinations focused on ocean and sea turtle conservation.

Our vision: To be recognized locally and internationally as the leading authority
in sea turtle education, research, and rehabilitation.

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Upcoming Events

Feb
23
Fri
Dr. Logger Show @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Feb 23 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm

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Dr. Logger is an educational ambassador for sea turtles. Through an interactive show, Dr. Logger educates the audience on the life of a sea turtle, by addressing various topics: threats, nesting, anatomy, lifestyle, etc. This 30 minute show is for guests of all ages, it’s interactive with the audience and fast-paced.  No pre-registration is required.

Cost
: Free  |  Ages: All

Jr. Vet Lab @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Feb 23 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Junior Veterinary Lab accommodates up to 10 children in a 30 minute program, educating children on the process from sea turtle rescue to release. Jr. Vets come to the aid of a green sea turtle replica and Dr. Logger teaches the group about common injuries and illnesses that affect these endangered animals.

Cost: Free
Ages: 6 – 12
Time: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays at 3:30pm; Saturdays at 11am, 1pm & 2pm

Feb
24
Sat
Kids’ Pier Fishing Program @ Juno Beach Pier
Feb 24 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am


Pier Fishing Program

Participants will learn basic techniques for fishing from both a beach and a fishing pier including knot tying, casting, species identification, and proper release protocols. In addition to fishing skills, participants will learn to be ethical anglers. Limited space available.

Cost: $10 Ages: 8+

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Invasive Species Day @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

You may not know it, but Florida has been invaded! On February 24, 2018, join us to raise awareness of invasive species in south Florida during our Invasive Species Awareness Day Removal Event at 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Participants will join LMC staff as we conduct a hands-on invasive plant removal project after a brief presentation on Invasive Species of south Florida. All necessary tools and supplies are provided; long-sleeves, pants and hat strongly suggested. RSVPs required to reservations@marinelife.org.

Jr. Vet Lab @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Feb 24 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am

Junior Veterinary Lab accommodates up to 10 children in a 30 minute program, educating children on the process from sea turtle rescue to release. Jr. Vets come to the aid of a green sea turtle replica and Dr. Logger teaches the group about common injuries and illnesses that affect these endangered animals.

Cost: Free
Ages: 6 – 12
Time: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays at 3:30pm; Saturdays at 11am, 1pm & 2pm

Latest News

  • February 23, 2018 05/29/15 February 2018 Newsletter

    CEO CHATTER WITH JACK LIGHTON   Dear Friend of LMC:   With Gratitude, Jack E. Lighton President & CEO   TurtleFest 2018 Loggerhead Marinelife Center will host its 15th Annual TurtleFest on Saturday, March 24 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Over 10,000 guests will join together at TurtleFest 2018 at the free-admission event, which focuses …

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  • February 21, 2018 05/29/15 Former Go Blue Awards winner “lets it glow”

    Photographs of bioluminescent species to be featured on U.S. Postage Stamp Collection Stunning photographs from Dr. Edith Widder, a past Loggerhead Marinelife Center Go Blue Awards recipient, current Go Blue Awards judge and CEO/senior scientist of Ocean Research & Conservation Association will be featured on …

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  • February 20, 2018 05/29/15 Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa to host sea turtle nesting season kick-off with the Sea Turtle Hospital at Loggerhead Marinelife Center

    The Forbes Five-Star Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa in partnership with the Sea Turtle Hospital at Loggerhead Marinelife Center will host the February Blue Friends Cocktail Social, a celebratory start to Palm Beach County’s sea turtle nesting season, on Wednesday, Feb. 28 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Eau’s …

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