Year At A Glance
A look at some of our events for 2018!
3rd-6th – Abaco Science Alliance Conference
18th – Sea Beans begins (ages 3-5)
22nd – Eco-Scouts starts (ages 6-11)
24th – Island Investigators begins (ages 12-16)
2nd – World Wetlands Day
10th – Hope Town Reef Ball, Abaco Inn
24th – Marsh Harbour Reef Ball, Jib Room
21st – World Forestry Day
19th – 23rd – World Forestry Week
APRIL – National Coastal Awareness Month
21st – FRIENDS Family Fun Day
22nd – World Earth Day
June 29-30: 10th Annual Green Turtle Cay Lionfish Derby
June 25 – 29: Ecosystems Camp (ages 6-9)
JULY – Summer Camps Galore!
TBA – Rockin’ with FRIENDS (summer camp fundraiser)
July 2 – 6: Conservation Camp (ages 10-12)
July 10-13: Camps/Field Courses TBA
July 16-20: Sea Beans Camp (ages 3-5)
July 23-27: Nature Detectives (ages 13-15)
Aug 1-3: Grand Cay Camp
SEPTEMBER – International Coastal Cleanup Month!
** FRIENDS will be helping to coordinate community cleanups through September and into the beginning of October. Please contact us if you would like to participate.
International Coastal Cleanup Day is September 16th. Stay tuned for dates and times for local cleanups!
DATES TBA – After-school clubs resume
19th – Science Fair entry deadline
15th – Abaco Science Fair
22nd – Turtle Trot 5K fun run/walk in Hope Town
TBA – Hope Town Music Festival
This list will be updated continuously. For more information, please email