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Hello Manhattan Beach! Sunshine, Surf, Holiday Fun, Philanthropy

Hello Manhattan Beach! Sunshine, Surf, Holiday Fun, Philanthropy

MANHATTAN BEACH, CA — Beachside Manhattan Beach is bustling today as folks get out to enjoy fresh air, sunshine, scenic ocean views, and all that Manhattan Beach is! Just this morning, a socially distanced line wound down the sidewalk near Becker's Bakery and diners...

Manhattan Beach: Raise Funds for the Roundhouse Aquarium

Manhattan Beach: Raise Funds for the Roundhouse Aquarium

MANHATTAN BEACH, CA — The Roundhouse Aquarium is in need of critical funds to support its education programs on marine science. COVID-19 has left the popular attraction and its teaching outreach minus the funds it would normally raise in a normal year. But nothing's...

Time to Get that Holiday Decorating, Manhattan Beach!

Time to Get that Holiday Decorating, Manhattan Beach!

It's time to get that holiday decorating started, Manhattan Beach. This year there's a new incentive: a decorating contest sponsored by the Roundhouse Aquarium with special prizes up for grabs. The Oceanographic Teaching Stations, Inc. (OTS), the non-profit that...

Light Up the Beach Cities

Light Up the Beach Cities

The Oceanographic Teaching Stations, Inc., the non-profit that manages and operates the Roundhouse Aquarium, will be hosting Light Up the Beach Cities, a fitting celebration to an extraordinary year. Light Up the Beach Cities, sponsored by Edison International, is a...

Roundhouse Aquarium Goes Virtually Around the World

Roundhouse Aquarium Goes Virtually Around the World

The Roundhouse Aquarium on the Manhattan Beach Pier has been closed to the public since March. But it is educating more people about the ocean now than it was prior to the pandemic. The pandemic has created an opportunity for school districts to break up their endless...

Roundhouse Aquarium Travels Globe Without Leaving Manhattan Beach

Roundhouse Aquarium Travels Globe Without Leaving Manhattan Beach

MANHATTAN BEACH, CA — Some 300 students from Ugdam School for Children and Zebar School in western India will tune in virtually to learn about marine animals, ocean life and the Roundhouse Aquarium today [Friday, Oct. 9], said Grace Adams, executive director of the...

8th Annual Fun Run for the Oceans Goes Virtual

8th Annual Fun Run for the Oceans Goes Virtual

Run or walk from wherever you are in the world during the Roundhouse Aquarium Teaching Center’s 8th annual Fun Run for the Oceans. The first virtual 5k fun run, Saturday, October 10, will raise funds for the Roundhouse to care for its marine animals and support its...

Manhattan Beach in Top 50 (Roundhouse mentioned)

Manhattan Beach in Top 50 (Roundhouse mentioned)

MANHATTAN BEACH, CA — Manhattan Beach scores the #48 spot in Stacker's "Best small towns to live in across America" lis, released online today. Reported Stacker online, "To find the best small towns to live in across America, Stacker referenced Niche's Best Places to...

Fun Run for the Oceans Goes Virtual

Fun Run for the Oceans Goes Virtual

MANHATTAN BEACH, CA — Add the Roundhouse Aquarium's 8th Annual Fun Run for the Oceans to the list of fundraisers that have gone virtual this year, in this time of COVID-19. The October 10th event is a Virtual 5K and participants can walk or run anywhere and then...

Roundhouse Aquarium in Manhattan Beach to Reopen with Safety Protocols

Roundhouse Aquarium in Manhattan Beach to Reopen with Safety Protocols

The Roundhouse Aquarium Teaching Center in Manhattan Beach will open Wednesday, July 1, according to a Friday press release, closing for three months due to the coronavirus pandemic. Its phased reopening requires guests to reserve 30-minute visit slots, increased...

Meet Manny the Great White Shark Outside the Roundhouse Aquarium

Meet Manny the Great White Shark Outside the Roundhouse Aquarium

A fourth grade class at Pacific Elementary in Manhattan Beach spent some of their school day at the Roundhouse Aquarium Teaching Center earlier this week, and it was all because of one pupil’s creativity. Trey Morris, 10, named the life-sized model great white shark...

Keep It Green, Keep It Clean Earth Month Celebration @Home Edition

Keep It Green, Keep It Clean Earth Month Celebration @Home Edition

All April Long! April 22, 2021 marks the 51st anniversary of Earth Day, and the Roundhouse Aquarium, managed by the Oceanographic Teaching Stations, Inc., is set to honor this milestone virtually with programs throughout the month of April. The four-part virtual...

8th Annual Fun Run for the Oceans

8th Annual Fun Run for the Oceans

May 16 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm SAVE THE DATE – September 26th, 2020! Join us for our 8th Annual 5K timed Fun Run for the Oceans, benefitting the Roundhouse Aquarium! All proceeds go to further our mission of the ocean and environmental education. A wonderful way for...

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