Do you want to know what is happening on Antarctica Day 2013? Here's a list of activities that are happening worldwide! If you are organizing an activity that we should list here, send us an email at info@apecs.is 

 

Name of Event  Date/Time  Location/Information/Contact 
Antarctica Book Making – From the Classroom to around the world – APECS Brazil & Network of 20 schools Nov. thru 6th Dec. Throughout BRAZIL: Get in touch to send materials, ideas, suggestions and subscribe to their schools, classes, students, teachers: antarcticday@gmail.com 
 Antarctica Day
Join us to celebrate with a variety of hands-on drop-in activities.
Sat. 30th Nov. 10:00-16:00  The Polar Museum
Scott Polar Research Institute Cambridge, UK http://www.spri.cam.ac.uk/museum/events/ 
 AntarcticaDay Tweet-Week
tweeting messages and pictures using #AntarcticaDay
1-6 Dec

Polar Educators International  http://www.polareducator.org/activities/polar-week  polareducators@gmail.com

 PolarConnect Online Webinar
Live from McMurdo: Tectonic History of the Transatlantic Mountains
Monday 2 Dec.
11am PST, 2pm EST 
 PolarTREC register at
http://www.polartrec.com/polar-connect/register
 2nd Annual Explorer's Club Polar Film Festival
Celebrating Antarctica Day
 23rd Nov.
9 AM-9 PM
 Explorer's Club
46 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021
explorers.org
Antarctica Day flag activity
Schools and communities Pudong New Area Lujiazui to attend
25th Nov – 6th Dec  Pudong New Area Lujiazui Library, Shanghai, CHINA 倪颖 [mailto:niying@ljzlib.com]
 Introducing Polar Science
to a group of 13-year old students
 25th Nov -6th Dec  Institut Gorgs. Cerdanyola del Vallès
Barcelona, SPAIN
Núria Prat i Fornells [nuriprat@gmail.com]
APECS Education & Outreach  http://www.apecs.is/outreach/antarctica-day/antarctica-day-2013 18 Nov. - 7 Dec.

        Association of Polar Early Career Scientists                      APECS International Directorate            University of Tromsø, Norway, info@apecs.is

 Educação PROPOLAR is coordinating Portuguese participation in
Antarctica Day 2013
 25th Nov – 6th Dec  PORTUGAL
Patricia Azinhaga
educacao.propolar@gmail.com
                     Exposicion Artistica                      Centre Antártica 12 - 25 Nov

                          Centro Anártica                                    Sala Terra Australis CHILE          alfresoto@gmail.com

 APECS – Portugal
website launch
 1 st Dec  PORTUGAL
José Seco
apecs.portugal@gmail.com
 Bulgarian Antarctic Institute
APECS-Bulgaria coordinating Antarctica Day school activities
 25th Nov -6th Dec  BULGARIA
Iglika Trifonova
iglicat@gmail..com
 Antarctica Day Activities
for French schools
APECS-France
 25th Nov -6th Dec.  FRANCE
Anne-Mathilde Thierry amthierry@gmail.com

         Writing Contest for kids (age 11 - 12) and                              Science Event                        18 pictures from Antarctica will serve as inspiration and the 20 best stories (10 in Dutch, 10 in French) will be printed in a book

1 Dec.                              APECS Belgium                            Ines Tavernier Ines.Tavernier@UGent.be

                Antarctica Day Celebration                         Princess Elisabeth Antarctica station         Flags & Skype with Glasgow Science Centre

1st Dec.   International Polar Foundation
liz.pasteur@polarfoundation.org & Svanhove@polarfoundation.org
Gifu Shotoku Gakuen junior high school in Japan will join Antarctica Day activities 25th Nov -29th Nov Flags from JAPAN to the Southern Ocean cruise in this year & photos with ice berg takahiro.iida.nipr@gmail.com
 Lower school of 250 students will make flags with captions and themed books Incl. Antarctic Treaty  25th Nov -6th Dec.  New Canaan Country School in New Canaan, CT USA Chantal Detlefs
cdetlefs@countryschool.net
 Antarctica Day Student Flag Display
                  from McMurdo, Antarctica;                    classroom presentations & flags!
 25th Nov -6th Dec.  Maclary School
Newark, Delaware, USA
DOOLEYJ@christina.k12.de.us
 Photographing Student Antarctica Day Flags in Antarctica
with Lindblad National Geographic Explorer
12th Nov- 23rd Nov  ANTARCTICA Peninsula region
director@ourspaces.org.uk 
                  Launching Antarctica Day                           online booklets and using Padlet for the year 7's to share idea 19 Nov.  Alton Convent School, Alton Hampshire, UK   http://www.altonconvent.org.uk
            Celebrating Antarctica Day                 with 70 7th grade science students considering the Treaty, flags & acts 25 Nov - 6 Dec.                    Gateway Middle School,                       San Francisco, CA, USA,   kberkman@gatewaymiddle.org
       Antarctica Day video & Tweet-week         Students creating animal outlines on school playgrounds - a perfect representation of a shared international space Dec 1 - Dec. 6                        Whitehall Schools,                         Whitehall, Michigan, USA, SusanTate@whitehallschools.net
       Sharing the Antarctic Experience          PolarTREC teacher will share and inspire his students, Antarctic Treaty 25 Nov - 6 Dec.              Samuel E. Talbert Middle School,               Fountain Valley School Dist, Huntington Beach, CA, John Wood woodeye3@msn.com
Antarctica Day Bird Count
In collaboration with IAATO and Cornell University eBird
 1st December  Bird counts on 1st Dec with a focus on ships travelling near Antarctica
director@ourspaces.org.uk

Mermaid Lagoon Ocean Benefit

'Saving Neverland'
time to help the ocean and her creatures

Friday 8th Nov. 9 PM   The Red Lotus Room,
893 Bergen St, Brooklyn, New York 11238
Debra Tillinger [tillinger@gmail.com]
Free Antarctic Photo Library
(UNEP GRID-Arendal) 
 Ongoing  United Nations Environmental Programme
(UNEP) Grid Arendal, Norway
Penguins Marching Into Your Classroom
Daily Nest Check and Photos
Austral
Summer 2013
ANTARCTICA Cape Royds,
Ms. Jean Pennycook jean.pennycook@gmail.com
                       Gateway Antarctica                          Univ. students in a 3 month course will take student flags to Antarctic 1 Dec & January 2014    Centre for Antarctic Studies and Research   Universtiy of Canterbury, New Zealand gateway-antarctica@canterbury.ac.nz
Acts for Antarctica learn about the polar regions and undertake acts to help in their preservation Thru March 2014 Students on Ice Alumni http://www.studentsonice.com/  actforantarctica.gmail.com

1) Commemoration of the Signing of theAntarctic Treaty (December, 1st 1959).

2) Signing of Agreement for Antarctic Seal betweenUniversity of Magallanes and Liceo Experimental UMAG (12/2/13, Auditorium E. Livacic)

3) Exhibition of Polar Explorer World Record"1,300 kilometers in Kayak on Antarctic Seas"(Mr. Cristian Donoso) (12/2/13, Auditorium E. Livacic).

Dec 1 - Dec 2

                    GAIA ANTARCTICA Programme;                       Punta Areans, Chile

 Organized by GAIA-Antártica Programme (www.umag.cl/gaiaantartica)
Watch us on www.umagtv.cl/auditorio
See poster in http://www.umag.cl/gaiaantartica/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/antarctica-day-gaia-umag-poster.jpg

Lectures about geography, ecology of Antarctica and about the researches that the PNRA do in the Italian base mainly at Mario Zucchelli Station. - Teacher had joined the XXVIII Expedition to Mario Zucchelli Station inside a project of the PNRA and Ministry of Instruction in the November of the 2012.  November 2013 

IIS JC. Maxwell high school, Luca Miserere, luca.miserere@fastwebnet.it http://www.jcmaxwell.it/max/index.php

http://www.jcmaxwell.it/max/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=340:antartica-day&catid=63:news&Itemid=99

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