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Page Turner Adventures' shows always make a splash and we are excited to partner with them for Summer Experience 2022!  Page Turner Adventures is bringing you four weeks of virtual content, five days a week, so there's something "fin-tastic" happening every day this summer! 

Are  you ready to 
participate virtually in ocean-themed comedy shows & field trips, create crafts, & mix up recipes, & more?  Scroll down to learn how you can go on an ocean adventure with Page Turner Adventures this summer!   

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HOW IT WORKS:

 
  • Page Turner Ocean Adventures virtual event runs for 4 weeks, 5 days a week (Mon - Fri) this summer.  There's something new to enjoy every day of the premiere week!

  • Videos become available on their scheduled date at 11 AM & are available for viewing any time after the 11 AM premiere throughout the entire summer.

  • Enjoy Page Turner Adventures content in two ways.  Choose the method below that works best for you!

Watch On Our Website

  • Check out our schedule of events below for upcoming programs. 

  • The preview videos will be replaced by the full length videos at 11 AM on their scheduled date.

  • Enjoy the videos right from our website without having to log in - convenient!

  • If you prefer to view full-screen videos, check out our instructions on the right for viewing videos on Page Turner Adventures' website.

Watch On Page Turner's Website

  • Check out our schedule of events below for upcoming programs. 

  • At 11 AM on the scheduled date of the program, click on the program image.  This will bring you to Page Turner Adventures' website where you will need to log in to access the video.

  • Log in with this info:
    - Username:  lafourche
    - Password:  summer2022

  • Links to full-screen videos will also be shared on our Facebook page at 11 AM on the scheduled date of the program.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

 
*Note that content will not be available to view until 11 AM on the scheduled date.*
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WEEK 1:  LIGHTHOUSE ADVENTURE
            (MAY 30 - JUNE 3)

 

MON, 5/30

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SHOW DAY

TUE, 5/31

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CRAFT DAY

WED, 6/1

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AUTHOR DAY

THU, 6/2

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RECIPE DAY

FRI, 6/3

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FIELD TRIP DAY

20,000 Books Under the Sea, Episode 1
The Tale Snail
Dan Yacarino
The Fantastic Undersea Life of Jacques Cousteau
Happy-As-A-Clam Cookies
Harbor Branch Marine Mammal Rescue Program

MONDAY, 5/30 - SHOW DAY
20,000 Books Under the Sea, Episode 1

The adventure begins at Page Turner’s mysterious lighthouse when Kenny accidentally releases Shelldon the Tale Snail. Our intrepid Storyologists, Cliff Hanger and Brook Mark, must travel to the Lost Library of Atlantis to find the only book that can stop Shelldon from devouring every story in the lighthouse. Cliff and Brook will have to rely on each other, the kids at home, and other Storyologists to solve ocean-themed clues that lead to the Lost Library. The Filipino folktale, “Why the Sea Is Salty”, and the original song, “Down Below”, help them on their way.

TUESDAY, 5/31 - CRAFT DAY
The Tale Snail

Using two paper plates, a bit of paint, lots of imagination, and of course a story for the hungry crustacean, everyone makes their own Tale Snail.

Click here for craft directions!

WEDNESDAY, 6/1 - AUTHOR DAY
Dan Yaccarino

Dan Yaccarino discusses his exciting picture book, The Fantastic Undersea Life of Jacques Cousteau, and shares details about Cousteau’s amazing life and love of the sea. Dan is the author and illustrator of numerous books for children as well as the creator and producer of animated television shows including Doug Unplugs, Willa’s Wildlife, and Oswald.

THURSDAY, 6/2 - RECIPE DAY
Happy-As-A-Clam Cookies

“Shellebrate” the sea by making Happy-As-A-Clam Cookies. These cookies are almost too cute to eat. Uh, almost!

Click here for recipe directions!

FRIDAY, 6/4 - FIELD TRIP DAY
Harbor Branch Marine Mammal Rescue Program

Accompany Page Turner as she goes behind the scenes at FAU Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute, one of the world’s premier ocean research centers. Page learns about their Marine Mammal Rescue Program and sees the “mambulance” used to rescue Winter, the dolphin featured in the book and film A Dolphin’s Tale.
 
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WEEK 2:  CORAL REEF ADVENTURE
             (JUNE 13-17)

MON, 6/13

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SHOW DAY

TUE, 6/14

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CRAFT DAY

WED, 6/15

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AUTHOR DAY

THU, 6/16

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RECIPE DAY

FRI, 6/17

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FIELD TRIP DAY

20,000 Books Under the Sea, Episode 2
Secret Sea Star
Tina Cho
The Ocean Calls
Peanut Butter & Jellyfish
Snorkeling Adventure

MONDAY, 6/13 - SHOW DAY
20,000 Books Under the Sea, Episode 2

Our intrepid heroes Brook Mark and Cliff Hanger continue searching for clues that will lead to the Lost Library of Atlantis and the only book that can stop Shelldon the Tale Snail from devouring every story in the lighthouse. Traveling in their submarine, The Tardigrade, they head for the Great Barrier Reef in search of the next clue. Along the way, they find themselves trapped in the Bermuda Triangle and end up on a deserted island where they must decipher a message that is sent using flag semaphore code, the flag signals used by sailors. While trying to figure out the code, Brook and Cliff sing about communication in the original song “Common Ground."

TUESDAY, 6/14 - CRAFT DAY
Secret Sea Star

Turn an ordinary paper bowl into a stunning Sea Star that has a secret! SPOILER ALERT…Here’s the secret…Just like a live Sea Star, our paper bowl version has the incredible ability to regenerate limbs.

Click here for craft directions!

WEDNESDAY, 6/15 - AUTHOR DAY
Tina Cho

Author Tina Cho discusses her beautiful picture book, The Ocean Calls: A Haenyeo Mermaid Story. The story revolves around a young girl’s bond with her grandmother and the sea. It includes details about Korea’s centuries old tradition of “granny mermaids”, amazing women who fish by diving deep in the sea without using oxygen tanks.

THURSDAY, 6/16 - RECIPE DAY
Peanut Butter & Jellyfish

Tortillas, Twizzlers, and tentacles…oh, my! With just a few simple ingredients, kids can make a delicious, edible jellyfish treat.

Click here for recipe directions!

FRIDAY, 6/17 - FIELD TRIP DAY
Snorkeling Adventure

Accompany Page and Kenny as they go snorkeling with Dan Volker and Sandra Edwards in the pristine waters of one of South Florida’s finest snorkeling spots. For decades, Dan and Sandra have used video and photography to document underwater life. They serve as extraordinary guides on this virtual field trip.
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WEEK 3:  ARCTIC ADVENTURE
             (JUNE 27 - JULY 1)

 

MON, 6/27

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SHOW DAY

TUE, 6/28

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CRAFT DAY

WED, 6/29

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AUTHOR DAY

THU, 6/30

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RECIPE DAY

FRI, 7/1

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FIELD TRIP DAY

20,000 Books Under the Sea, Episode 3
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Jarrett & Jerome Pumphrey
The Old Boat
Fish Cakes
A Visit with Octo-Girl

MONDAY, 6/27 - SHOW DAY
20,000 Books Under the Sea, Episode 3

Our intrepid heroes Brook Mark and Cliff Hanger continue on their quest to find the Lost Library of Atlantis. But it gets a bit chilly as they follow the clues (and a pod of whales!) to the arctic where they gather enough information to solve more ocean riddles. On their return, they get stuck in The Great Pacific Garbage Patch where they learn things that we all can do to help keep the ocean clean and safe. Meanwhile back at the lighthouse, Kenny is still desperately trying to catch Shelldon the Tale Snail while Page shares a story about sea otters and a selfish shellfish that proves we all need each “otter."

TUESDAY, 6/28 - CRAFT DAY
Sock-topus Puppet

Using one old sock and some new imagination, an eight-legged puppet comes to life. This craft is good for the “sole”. (Wow, did we just make a fish and sock joke at the same time?)

Click here for craft directions!

WEDNESDAY, 6/29 - AUTHOR DAY
Jarrett & Jerome Pumphrey

Brothers Jarrett Pumphrey & Jerome Pumphrey, discuss their evocative picture book titled The Old Boat, a follow up to their popular book The Old Truck. The Old Boat celebrates both family and the ocean as it addresses the need to protect the sea. They discuss what inspired the creation of their books and share an awesome illustration technique that kids can do at home.

THURSDAY, 6/30 - RECIPE DAY
Fish Cakes

Create a work of art that tastes as good as it looks and it looks great! This tempting treat is part recipe and part art project.

Click here for recipe directions!

FRIDAY, 7/1 - FIELD TRIP DAY
A Visit with Octo-Girl

Join Page Turner as she visits with Chelsea Bennice aka Octo-girl, one of the world’s preeminent experts on octopuses. Chelsea introduces some of her eight-legged friends and tells us fascinating facts about these amazing animals.
 
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WEEK 4:  ATLANTIS ADVENTURE
             (JULY 11-15)

MON, 7/11

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SHOW DAY

TUE, 7/12

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CRAFT DAY

WED, 7/13

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AUTHOR DAY

THU, 7/14

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RECIPE DAY

FRI, 7/15

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FIELD TRIP DAY

20,000 Books Under the Sea, Episode 4
Peacock Mantis Shrimp
Carole Lindstrom
We are Water Protectors
Delish Fish(ing) Game
Loggerhead Marinelife Center

MONDAY, 7/11 - SHOW DAY
20,000 Books Under the Sea, Episode 4

Brook Mark and Cliff Hanger are closer than ever to discovering the Lost Library of Atlantis and retrieving the only book that will stop Shelldon the Tale Snail but time is running out! They manage to travel to the deepest part of the ocean and collect fascinating facts that will help them solve the final clue. Unfortunately, they still need one more answer before they can get to Atlantis. Luckily, Hamish, the Peacock Mantis Shrimp, offers help in the form of a fishy fairytale titled “Finderella”. Whew! Brook and Cliff figure out the clue and head to the Lost Library where Marina Blue is waiting with the book. Will there be enough time for them to return to the lighthouse or is this THE END for our intrepid heroes?

TUESDAY, 7/12 - CRAFT DAY
Peacock Mantis Shrimp

Some tissue paper, some glue, and a plastic bag combine to create distinctive paper that’s used to make a one-of-a-kind Peacock Mantis Shrimp. It’s almost as colorful as the real thing.

Click here for craft directions!

WEDNESDAY, 7/13 - AUTHOR DAY
Carole Lindstrom

Carole Lindstrom discusses her beautiful book We Are Water Protectors, winner of the Caldecott Medal in 2021. Carole talks about the significance of water and how important it is for every person to be a water protector.

THURSDAY, 7/14 - RECIPE DAY
Delish Fish(ing) Game

A pretzel rod becomes a fishing rod in this fun game that’s part recipe and part game. Grab a friend and go fishing!

Click here for recipe directions!

FRIDAY, 7/15 - FIELD TRIP DAY
Loggerhead Marinelife Center

Join Page Turner as she tours the facilities and learns about sea turtles at Loggerhead Marinelife Center, a leading authority in ocean conservation. Get a close up look at their outdoor sea turtle hospital and learn about some of the patients currently under their care.
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