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December 25, 2014

ANNUAL RED & GREEN WALK
Tarkiln Bayou Preserve State Park

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December 27, 2014

CAMPFIRES AND CAMPFIRE COOKING
Topsail Hill Preserve State Park

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December 27, 2014

COFFEE IN THE CAMPGROUND
Dr. Julian G. Bruce St. George Island State Park

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December 27, 2014

MORNING NATURE WALK
Edward Ball Wakulla Springs State Park

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January 01, 2015

FIRST DAY HIKE
Dr. Julian G. Bruce St. George Island State Park

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January 01, 2015

AMERICA'S STATE PARK FIRST DAY HIKE
Florida Caverns State Park

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January 01, 2015

AMERICAS FIRST DAY HIKES
Blackwater River State Park

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January 01, 2015

FIRST DAY HIKE
Tarkiln Bayou Preserve State Park

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January 01, 2015

AMERICA'S STATE PARKS FIRST DAY HIKE 2015
Grayton Beach State Park

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January 01, 2015

AMERICA'S STATE PARK FIRST DAY HIKES
Topsail Hill Preserve State Park

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January 01, 2015

AMERICA'S STATE PARKS FIRST DAY HIKES
St. Andrews State Park

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January 01, 2015

FIRST DAY HIKE
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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January 01, 2015

FIRST DAY GUIDED HIKE ON RED CEDAR NATURE TRAIL
Fred Gannon Rocky Bayou State Park

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January 03, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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January 03, 2015

COFFEE IN THE CAMPGROUND
Dr. Julian G. Bruce St. George Island State Park

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January 04, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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January 10, 2015

BIKE RIDE TO HIDDEN SPRING
Edward Ball Wakulla Springs State Park

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January 10, 2015

AMERICANA MUSIC AT THE LODGE - FEATURED ARTIST: BRIAN SMALLEY
Camp Helen State Park

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January 10, 2015

COFFEE IN THE CAMPGROUND
Dr. Julian G. Bruce St. George Island State Park

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January 10, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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January 11, 2015

A GUIDED WALK WITH THE SHOREBIRDS
Bald Point State Park

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January 11, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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January 17, 2015

MORNING NATURE WALK
Edward Ball Wakulla Springs State Park

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January 17, 2015

COFFEE IN THE CAMPGROUND
Dr. Julian G. Bruce St. George Island State Park

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January 17, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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January 18, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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January 24, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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January 24, 2015

AMERICANA MUSIC AT THE LODGE - FEATURED ARTIST: PAUL KAMM & ELEANORE MACDONALD
Camp Helen State Park

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January 24, 2015

COFFEE IN THE CAMPGROUND
Dr. Julian G. Bruce St. George Island State Park

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January 25, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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January 31, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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January 31, 2015

FIRESIDE CHAT
Edward Ball Wakulla Springs State Park

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January 31, 2015

COFFEE IN THE CAMPGROUND
Dr. Julian G. Bruce St. George Island State Park

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February 01, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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February 07, 2015

COFFEE IN THE CAMPGROUND
Dr. Julian G. Bruce St. George Island State Park

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February 07, 2015

AMERICANA MUSIC AT THE LODGE - FEATURED ARTIST: THE NEW 76ER'S
Camp Helen State Park

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February 07, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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February 07, 2015

BIKE RIDE TO HIDDEN SPRING
Edward Ball Wakulla Springs State Park

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February 08, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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February 14, 2015

COFFEE IN THE CAMPGROUND
Dr. Julian G. Bruce St. George Island State Park

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February 14, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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February 15, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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February 21, 2015

AMERICANA MUSIC AT THE LODGE - FEATURED ARTIST: GRANVILLE AUTOMATIC
Camp Helen State Park

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February 21, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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February 21, 2015

COFFEE IN THE CAMPGROUND
Dr. Julian G. Bruce St. George Island State Park

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February 22, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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February 28, 2015

COFFEE IN THE CAMPGROUND
Dr. Julian G. Bruce St. George Island State Park

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February 28, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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March 01, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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March 07, 2015

150TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF NATURAL BRIDGE
Natural Bridge Battlefield Historic State Park

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March 07, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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March 07, 2015

AMERICANA MUSIC AT THE LODGE - FEATURED ARTIST: SCOTT & MICHELLE DALZIEL
Camp Helen State Park

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March 07, 2015

COFFEE IN THE CAMPGROUND
Dr. Julian G. Bruce St. George Island State Park

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March 08, 2015

150TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF NATURAL BRIDGE
Natural Bridge Battlefield Historic State Park

Date: Sunday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Description:

The Department of Environmental Protection’s Natural Bridge Battlefield Historic   State Park, in partnership with the Natural Bridge Historical Society, Inc., invites you to the 38th annual reenactment of the Battle of Natural Bridge. The event commemorates the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War battle which took place 12 miles south of Tallahassee. Early on the morning of March 6, 1865, shots rang out in southern Leon County where the St. Marks River temporarily flows underground then reemerges, thus forming a natural bridge; these shots marked the opening skirmish of the Battle of Natural Bridge. Over the course of the day, Union troops, including the 2nd and 99th United States Colored Troops (USCT), attempted to charge over the Natural Bridge. Each charge was repulsed by murderous artillery and small arms fire by the Confederate defenders. By days end, Union forces retreated to the protection of the Federal fleet at St. Marks. Tallahassee became the only Southern Capital east of the Mississippi River not to succumb to military capture by Union Troops during the American Civil War. On Saturday, March 7th, event guests will mingle with civil war reenactors and observe a Confederate-Union skirmish, cavalry demonstrations, artillery shows and medical treatment examples. Sunday, March 8th,  will be the official Opening Ceremonies and Dedication, followed by a full-scale reenactment of the Battle of Natural Bridge at 2:30 p.m. Refreshments, including hamburgers, hotdogs, snacks and soft drinks will be available for purchase both days beginning at 12:00 p.m. Parking is available at the park.

Participation Requirements

Fees: Park entrance fees will be waived for the event. The CSO will accept donations of $3.00 per person for adults and $1.00 for children under the age of six.

Contact: (850) 922-6007, visit www.floridastateparks.org/NaturalBridge or www.nbhscso.com

Directions:

Natural Bridge Battlefield Historical State Park is located six miles east of Woodville, off State Road 363 on Natural Bridge Road.

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March 08, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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March 14, 2015

COFFEE IN THE CAMPGROUND
Dr. Julian G. Bruce St. George Island State Park

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March 14, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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March 15, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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March 21, 2015

COFFEE IN THE CAMPGROUND
Dr. Julian G. Bruce St. George Island State Park

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March 21, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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March 22, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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March 28, 2015

COFFEE IN THE CAMPGROUND
Dr. Julian G. Bruce St. George Island State Park

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March 28, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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March 29, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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April 04, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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April 05, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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April 11, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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April 12, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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April 18, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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April 19, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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April 25, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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April 26, 2015

MACLAY GARDENS BLOOM SEASON 2015
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

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