Come wish Melanie the Octopus a Happy Graduation from MaST Center June 13

The MaST Center will be celebrating the 7th annual OCTOPUS GRADUATION from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 13!

“We will release Melanie into Puget Sound so that she can apply the knowledge she gained at Highline’s MaST Center and do great things in her community,” reads an announcement.

The release will stream live from the MaST’s diver’s cameras to the aquarium.

Release is scheduled for Noon, with a graduation party to follow.

Light refreshments and cake will be served.

“Come early – we get pretty full for this event!”

The MaST Center is located at 28203 Redondo Beach Dr. S. in Des Moines.

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