Yoga on the Beach @ Delnor-Wiggins Pass State ParkWednesday, January 27, 2016 - 9:00am to 10:00am EST
Class fee is $5 plus regular park admission.
Green Monkey yoga studio at 239-598-1938
Join yoga instructors from Green Monkey Yoga in the morning for an all-levels gentle yoga class.
School Days at Fort Foster @ Fort Foster State Historic SiteWednesday, January 27, 2016 - 10:00am to 1:00pm EST
Student admission for this special event is a $2 donation to Hillsborough River State Park Preservation Society per student. There is no charge for teachers and chaperones.
Ranger Station: (813) 987-6771
This “Back in Time” living history program will feature the military, Seminoles and civilians along with a variety of craft demonstrations. A special time for students to enjoy a first person history lesson, take a ranger-led tour of a Florida frontiers fort, and interact with period-dress, Seminole natives. An opportunity to purchase period merchandise & refreshments is available to your students.
All school groups, sutlers, vendors, and demonstrators, must register by January 25th. Please see the “Additional Information” tab for registration forms.
The Fort Foster State Historic Site is located adjacent to Hillsborough River State Park on U.S. 301 North, 9 miles north of Fowler Avenue and 6 miles south of Zephyrhills.
Game Night @ Oscar Scherer State ParkWednesday, January 27, 2016 - 6:30pm EST
This after hour program is open to registered campers only and free to participate.
Ranger Station 941-483-5956
This family-friendly winter program is a great way to unwind after a long day while meeting new friends. Located in the Nature Center, various individual and group based games are available for general use and campers are welcome to bring their own. Available games include: Checkers, Chess, Dominos, Trivial Pursuit, Yahtzee, Stratego, Farkle, a variety of card games, and many, many more.
The 25th Annual Delicate Balance of Nature Lecture Series @ John Pennekamp Coral Reef State ParkWednesday, January 27, 2016 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm EST
John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park Visitor Center, 305-451-9570
Sponsored by Dagny Johnson Key Largo Hammock Botanical State Park. Wednesday evenings from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park Visitor Center and Aquarium Building. Doors open at 7 p.m. Speakers cover a variety of topics. Click here for agenda.
Seating is limited. Bring a cushion for your added seating comfort. Please help us to accommodate those who are chemically sensitive by not wearing fragrances and other scented products. Essential Eligibility Criteria: 1) Must have the ability to follow visual and/or verbal instruction independently or with the assistance of a companion. (Adaptive listening devices available), 2) Must have the ability to stand or sit independently or with the assistance of a companion for 1 hour. We recommend that visitors bring a seat cushion for the pew-like benches.(Wheelchair accessible), 3) Must have the ability to withstand fluctuations in temperature due to air conditioning. We recommend visitors bring a sweater.
Paradise Park Remembered - Photographs by Bruce Mozert and Others @ Silver Springs State ParkThursday, January 28, 2016 (All day)
This exhibit is included with the price of regular park admission.
Park Services Specialist Craig Littauer, 352-236-7148 ext. 5, email@example.com
Paradise Park was a segregated Florida attraction opened in 1949 by the owners of Silver Springs, the state’s oldest attraction, and operated by an African-American staff until 1969.
In conjunction with the Appleton Museum of Art's exhibit, Silver Springs State Park will host a selection of photographs from Paradise Park in the Education Center. The Education Center is open every day from 8:00 a.m. until sundown.
Also in the Education Center, current Silver Springs and former Paradise Park boat captain David Faison will walk visitors down memory lane every Tuesday-Saturday, 11:00 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. sharing stories from his 58 years of service and taking questions.
To get to this exhibit at Silver Springs State Park, enter the park through the main entrance located at 5656 East Silver Springs Boulevard (State Road 40).
Paradise Park Remembered was organized by the Appleton Museum of Art and Lu Vickers on behalf of the late Bruce Mozert, in partnership with Silver Springs State Park, Friends of Silver Springs and Marion County Black Archives. The exhibition at the Appleton Museum features approximately 100 photographs taken by Mozert, former Silver Springs staff photographer, as well as snapshots from private collections and Marion County Black Archives.
For more information about the main exhibit, or the Appleton Museum of Art, visit their website.