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Wassailing with The Turtles

Posted on Dec 7, 2018

Wassailing with The Turtles

  Sea Turtle, Inc. presents our annual Wassailing with the Turtles event. This is an opportunity for the community to come by after hours, do some Christmas shopping, and wish the sea turtles a Merry Christmas. We will have our delicious wassail and, of course, we will sing "We Wish You a Merry Christmas" to our darling green sea turtle, Merry Christmas! Wassailing will begin at 5:30 pm. Please BYOB. All are welcome! FREE EVENT Thursday, Dec 13th, 2018 5:30PM-7:00PM at Sea Turtle, Inc. (Education...

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Holiday Hours 2018

Posted on Nov 8, 2018

Holiday Hours 2018

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Straws Film Screening- Free!

Posted on Oct 30, 2018

Straws Film Screening- Free!

As part of the Film, Art & Music Festival (FAM Fest) and in conjunction with Texas Sea Grant, we are excited to be hosting a screening of STRAWS, a short film by Linda Booker! Our doors will open at 5:45pm with the screening starting at 6:00pm. After the screening, we will host a special Meet and Greet with Christine Figgener , the Marine Biologist who showed the world the dangers that plastic straws impose on sea turtles. View the trailer here: https://vimeo.com/220521917 About the Movie: STRAWS is a documentary film that charts the...

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Closed for Maintenance

Posted on Oct 10, 2018

Closed for Maintenance

  On Saturday October 13th & Sunday October 14th the education complex area (indoor museum & giftshop)  will be closed for maintenance. The rest of the facility will remain open for regular scheduled time 10am-4pm Admission price will be $3.00 for this weekend ONLY. We apologize for the...

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Rehabilitated Sea Turtle Release (Leechy)

Posted on Aug 6, 2018

Rehabilitated Sea Turtle Release (Leechy)

  Our loggerhead sea turtle patient Leechy is ready for release! She has had an incredible recovery in the last 10 weeks here at Sea Turtle, Inc. Join us in wishing her a healthy life and safe travels! Leechy stranded on May 14th in poor body condition, covered in marine leeches, and with terrible blood values. All of the issues Leechy had on arrival at our facility have resolved! She has gained 20 lbs, recovered from severe anemia and buoyancy issues, and has killed and eaten live prey (crabs)!...

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Fourth of July Celebration!

Posted on Jul 3, 2018

Fourth of July Celebration!

    Bring your whole family to Sea Turtle, Inc. for our kid-friendly 4th of July party! We will have crafts and activities for all ages including: patriotic paper plate turtles, bean bag toss, $1 tattoos and so much more! As a special treat to our guest we will have a Kendra Scott Pop-Up store as well! Our staff will be dressed in red, white, and blue, you should too! Promotional 4th of July hatchling adoption special: hatchling adoptions will be $20 if you give your hatchling a patriotic name! The games and activities will be free...

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Closed for Maintenance

Posted on May 15, 2018

Closed for Maintenance

  On Saturday May 19 & Sunday May 20 the education complex area will be closed for maintenance. The rest of the facility will remain open for regular scheduled time 10am-4pm We apologize for the inconvenience.

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August e-Newsletter

Posted on Sep 6, 2017

August e-Newsletter

  Click here to read all about our record smashing nesting season and hear how Hurricane Harvey impacted Texas sea turtles.

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July 2017, e-Newsletter

Posted on Jul 27, 2017

July 2017, e-Newsletter

Our feature this month is a hatchling story, by guest writer and humorist, Jase Graves, plus our last two intern turtle talks. Click here to read!  

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June 2017 e-Newsletter

Posted on Jun 30, 2017

June 2017 e-Newsletter

Click here to read a poignant story about the finding or our resident sea turtle Allison and other stories of interest, news, and events.

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