BLUE ENDEAVORS CALENDAR

 

    JUNE

    The Sea Urchin Predicament (Open to the public) – Blue Endeavors

    Blue Endeavors presents photojournalist and author, Bruce Watkins, explaining the current issue with sea urchin populations out of control, and devastating the kelp forests.

    • Saturday, June 2nd, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

    Join us for a Sake and Uni (sea urchin).  Other refreshments will be available for the less adventurous.

    New Member Orientation – Blue Endeavors  

    • Monday, June 4th, 5:30pm – 7:30pm

    Kids Project Blue Endeavors

    • Wednesday, June 6th, 4:30pm - 5:45pm

    Celebrate the Bay and Ocean Health on World Oceans Day - Aquatic Park, SF

    Join ocean activists in a public display of support for our Ocean MPAs, National Marine Sanctuaries, and Marine National Monuments. Early March starts at the Ferry terminal in San Francisco and hikes to Aquatic Park. Beach Clean up with the Aquarium of the Bay, Paddlers, Kayakers will proceed to the Presidio Sports Basement for an after party at 2 PM at the Sports Basement.

    • Saturday, June 9th, 12:00pm

    World Ocean Day Weekend Citizen Science Survey Dives - Monterey

    • Lover's Point Beach
    • Sunday, June 10th, 10:00am

    New Member Orientation – Blue Endeavors  

    • Tuesday, June 12th, 5:30pm – 7:30pm

    Open Water Diver Swim Test Oakland Pool

    • Wednesday, June 13th, 5:45pm - 6:15pm 

    Refresher Class Oakland Pool

    • Wednesday, June 13th, 6:15 - 8:30pm 

    Kids Scuba Oakland Pool

    • Wednesday, June 13th, 4:30pm - 5:45pm, 6:00pm - 7:15pm 

    Monastery Deep Dive Carmel

    • Saturday, June 16th, 9:00am 

    Open Water Class - Alameda

    • Session 1: Saturday, June 16th, 8:00am – 4:00pm    
    • Session 2: Sunday, June 17th, 8:00am – 4:00pm                   
    • Ocean 1: Saturday, June 23rd, 7:30am                                 
    • Ocean 2: Sunday, June 24th, 7:30am

    The Swim Test & Orientation are required to take this class

    Nitrox Class - Blue Endeavors

    • Monday, June 18th, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

    California Invertebrates & Algae ID Blue Endeavors

    • Wednesday, June 20th, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

    Kids Project Blue Endeavors

    • Wednesday, June 20th, 4:30pm - 5:45pm

    Common Fishes of the Tropical Eastern Pacific - Blue Endeavors

    Join us at Blue Endeavors to participate in this REEF Webinar with the group.

    • Thursday, June 21st, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

    Rebreather Class Part 1 – Blue Endeavors  

    • Overflow Session 1: Tuesday, June 19th,6:00pm - 8:00pm
    • Session 1: Thursday, June 21st, 6:00pm – 8:00pm    
    • Session 2: Friday, June 22nd, 6:00pm – 8:00pm                   
    • Pool Session 1 - Group 1: Saturday, June 23rd, 8:00am - 9:00am
    • Pool Session 1 - Group 2: Saturday, June 23rd, 9:00am - 10:00am
    • Pool Session 1 - Group 3: Saturday, June 23rd, 10:00am - 11:00am
    • Pool Session 1 - Group 4: Saturday, June 23rd, 11:00am - 12:00am

    Drysuits & Accessories Discussion- Blue Endeavors

    • Monday, June 25th, 5:30pm - 6:30pm 

    Coral Reef Restoration Project Blue  Endeavors

    • Tuesday, June 26th, 6:00 - 7:30pm

    Kids Scuba Oakland Pool

    • Wednesday, June 27th, 4:30pm - 5:45pm, 6:00pm - 7:15pm

    Open Water Diver Swim Test Oakland Pool

    • Wednesday, June 27th, 5:45pm - 6:15pm

    Becoming a Dive Professional (Divemaster or Scuba Instructor) DiscussionBlue  Endeavors

    • Thursday, June 28th, 6:00 - 7:30pm

    Drysuit Diver Class - Monterey

    • Saturday, June 30th, 9:00am

    Kids Exploration Project - Blue Endeavors

    • Saturday, June 30th, 8:00am

    JULY

    Citizen Science Survey Dives - Monterey

    Saturday, July 7th, 7:30am

    Open Water Class - Alameda

    • Session 1: Saturday, July 7th, 8:00am – 4:00pm    
    • Session 2: Sunday, July 8th, 8:00am – 4:00pm                   
    • Ocean 1: Saturday, July 14th, 7:30am                                 
    • Ocean 2: Sunday, July 15th, 7:30am

    Deep Diving Specialty Class – Blue Endeavors

    • Monday, July 9th, 6:00pm- 8:00pm

    Nitrox Class - Blue Endeavors

    • Tuesday, July 10th, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

    California Rockfish and Sculpin ID Blue Endeavors

    • Wednesday, July 11th, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

    Kids Project Blue Endeavors

    • Wednesday, July 11th, 4:30pm - 5:45pm

    New Member Orientation – Blue Endeavors  

    • Thursday, July 12th, 5:30pm – 7:30pm

    Fourth Element Drysuit Demo Day – Blue Endeavors

    Open to the public. FREE Raffles. Meet at Blue Endeavors to learn about these amazing suits, and get "biomapped." Then head to the pool for a demo dive.

    • Saturday, July 14th, 3:00pm

    Deep Diving Specialty Class – Monterey

    • Sunday, July 15th, 9:00am

    Must attend the July 9th class session

    Sanctuary 2-Dive Boat Charter – Monterey

    • Sunday, July 15th, 7:00am – 12:00pm

    Open Water Class - Alameda

    • Session 1: Saturday, July 14th, 8:00am – 4:00pm    
    • Session 2: Sunday, July 15th, 8:00am – 4:00pm                   
    • Ocean 1: Saturday, July 21st, 7:30am                                 
    • Ocean 2: Sunday, July 22nd, 7:30am

    The Swim Test & Orientation are required to take this class

    Kids Scuba Oakland Pool

    • Wednesday, July 18th, 4:30pm - 5:45pm, 6:00pm - 7:15pm

    Open Water Diver Swim Test Oakland Pool

    • Wednesday, July 18th, 5:45pm - 6:15pm 

    Freediving Pool Session Oakland Pool

    • Saturday, July 21st, 9:00am - 1:00pm

    New Member Orientation – Blue Endeavors  

    • Tuesday, July 24th, 5:30pm – 7:30pm

    Kids Project Blue Endeavors

    • Wednesday, July 25th, 4:30pm - 5:45pm

    California Wrasse, Perch and Other Fish ID Blue Endeavors

    • Wednesday, July 25th, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

    Full Face Mask & Underwater Communication Class Part 1 – Blue Endeavors  

    • Session 1: Thursday, July 26th, 6:00pm – 8:00pm    
    • Pool Session 1: Saturday, July 28th, 9:00am – 12:00pm                   

    Full Face Mask Rental Included

      Open Water Class - Alameda

      • Session 1: Saturday, July 28th, 8:00am – 4:00pm    
      • Session 2: Sunday, July 29th, 8:00am – 4:00pm                   
      • Ocean 1: Saturday, August 4th, 7:30am                                 
      • Ocean 2: Sunday, August 5th, 7:30am

      The Swim Test & Orientation are required to take this class

      AUGUST

      Kids Scuba Oakland Pool

      • Wednesday, August 1st, 4:30pm - 5:45pm, 6:00pm - 7:15pm

      Open Water Diver Swim Test Oakland Pool

      • Wednesday, August 1st, 5:45pm - 6:15pm 

      TDI Advanced Nitrox Certification Class                

      • Academic: Thursday, August 2nd, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
      • Pool/Academic Session: Saturday, August 4th, 9:00am - 3:00pm
      • Ocean Day 1: Sunday, August 5th, 9:00am
      • Ocean Day 2: TBD

      DPV Course - Monterey                  

      • Ocean Dives: Saturday, August 4th, 7:30am

      Emergency First Response, AED & O2  Part 1 - Blue Endeavors

      • Monday, August 6th, 5:30pm - 8:30pm

      New Member Orientation – Blue Endeavors  

      • Tuesday, August 7th, 5:30pm – 7:30pm

      Kids Project Blue Endeavors

      • Wednesday, August 8th, 4:30pm - 5:45pm

      Underwater Animal Identification Night Blue Endeavors

      • Wednesday, August 8th, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

      Underwater Explorer Alberto "Beto" Nava – Blue Endeavors

      Among many accomplishments, Beto discovered the most complete, genetically intact human skeleton in the New World

      • Friday, August 10th, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

      Emergency First Response, AED & O2  Part 2 - Blue Endeavors

      • Monday, August 13th, 5:30pm - 8:30pm

      Rescue Diver Course - Monterey                  

      • Ocean 1: Saturday, August 11th, 7:30am                                 
      • Ocean 2: Sunday, August 12th, 7:30am

      Hyperbaric Chamber Tour - Carmel                                                   

      • Sunday, August 12th, 1:00pm

      New Member Orientation – Blue Endeavors  

      • Sunday, August 12th, 5:30pm – 7:30pm

      Open Water Class - Alameda

      • Session 1: Saturday, August 11th, 8:00am – 4:00pm    
      • Session 2: Sunday, August 12th, 8:00am – 4:00pm                   
      • Ocean 1: Saturday, August 18th, 7:30am                                 
      • Ocean 2: Sunday, August 19th, 7:30am

      The Swim Test & Orientation are required to take this class

      The Shallow End - Tropical W. Atlantic fish in 10ft or less - Blue Endeavors

      Join us at Blue Endeavors to participate in this REEF Webinar with the group.

      • Wednesday, August 15th, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

      Kids Scuba Oakland Pool

      • Wednesday, August 15th, 4:30pm - 5:45pm, 6:00pm - 7:15pm

      Open Water Diver Swim Test Oakland Pool

      • Wednesday, August 15th, 5:45pm - 6:15pm 

      Refresher Class Oakland Pool

      • Wednesday, August 15th, 6:15 - 8:30pm

      Coral Reef Restoration Project Blue  Endeavors

      • Tuesday, August 21st, 6:00 - 7:30pm

      Kids Project Blue Endeavors

      • Wednesday, August 22nd, 4:30pm - 5:45pm

      New Member Orientation – Blue Endeavors  

      • Thursday, August 23rd, 5:30pm – 7:30pm

      Citizen Science Survey Dives at Lover's - Monterey

      Saturday, August 25th, 9:00am

      Open Water Class - Alameda

      • Session 1: Saturday, August 25th, 8:00am – 4:00pm    
      • Session 2: Sunday, August 26th, 8:00am – 4:00pm                   
      • Ocean 1: Saturday, September 1st, 7:30am                                 
      • Ocean 2: Sunday, September 2nd, 7:30am

      The Swim Test & Orientation are required to take this class

      Kids Scuba Oakland Pool

      • Wednesday, August 29th, 4:30pm - 5:45pm, 6:00pm - 7:15pm

      Open Water Diver Swim Test Oakland Pool

      • Wednesday, August 29th, 5:45pm - 6:15pm 

      SAVE THE DATE

      Sharktoberfest!  (Open to the public) – Blue Endeavors

      • Saturday, October 6th, 6:00pm - 8:00pm     

      Save the Date: Dr. Sylvia Earle & Michael Aw   – Blue Endeavors

      • Saturday, December 1st