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Marine Environmental Education Center Celebrates First Anniversary

MEEC 1 yr Anniv sharkbyte

On Saturday, March 3, the Marine Environmental Education Center (MEEC) at the Carpenter House celebrated its 1st anniversary. Everyone was welcome! Families enjoyed coconut painting, a photo booths, cake, and especially meeting our green sea turtle, Captain! People of all ages enjoyed learning about south Florida’s coastal environmental through games and activities with local non-profit and research groups.

The MEEC was fostered from a partnership between Broward County Parks and Recreation and Nova Southeastern University. The facility is located on the historic grounds of the Carpenter House at Hollywood North Beach Park in Hollywood, Florida. For more information about the historic property, visit broward.org. Located at 4414 North Surf Road, the MEEC is open to the general public on Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00 AM until 5:00 PM.