Guided Paddling tour @ Jonathan Dickinson State ParkFriday, May 6, 2016 - 9:45am to 12:00pm EDT
Park entry fees apply.
Canoe rental $17 for 2 hours, each additional hour is $5.
Single Kayak $15 for 2 hours, each additional hour is $6.
Double Kayak $20 for 2 hours, each additional hour is $6.
Kimbell Education Center (561) 745-5551
Explore the natural wonders of the Loxahatchee River. Rent a canoe or kayak at the park's River Store or bring your own and join us for a fun and leisurely paddle. Registration is required.
For more information contact the Kimbell Education Center at (561) 745-5551.
A Walk on the Wild Side @ Lovers Key State ParkFriday, May 6, 2016 - 10:00am to 11:30am EDT
Free with regular park admission
Ranger Station, 239-463-4588
Take a mile-long guided hike along our Black Island Trail with a park ranger to learn about the fascinating vegetation and wildlife that reside in this maritime hammock. Due to limited space, reservations are required.
Woodstove Cooking Demonstration & Tasting @ Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Historic State ParkFriday, May 6, 2016 - 10:00am to 3:00pm EDT
Park entry fee is $3.00 per car plus $3.00 per adult, $2.00 per child (6-12 years) for the historic house tour. Cash or check only. House tour times which will include this demonstration are 10AM, 11AM, 1PM, 2PM and 3PM only.
Carrie Todd, Park Ranger (352)466-3672
Take an historic house tour and watch park ranger Carrie Todd & volunteers demonstrate Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings' methods for cooking a variety of her recipes on the kitchen's vintage woodstove.
These cooking demonstrations highlight the joy and satisfaction of Rawlings' ability to make use of ingredients from her own farm. Different samples will be offered throughout the day for tasting, and ingredients used will be posted at the demonstration.
Kids' Crafts for Mother's Day @ Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State ParkFriday, May 6, 2016 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm EDT
Free with paid park entry fee.
Ranger Station (850)487-4556
Show your appreciation for Mom with a gift you make yourself. We will be making bath salts for Mom.
Mom will enjoy a relaxing bath with the bath salts you made yourself.
Turtle Talk: A Sea Turtle’s Journey @ Gamble Rogers Memorial State Recreation Area at Flagler BeachFriday, May 6, 2016 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm EDT
Program is FREE with park admission!
Join a park ranger at the Beachside pavilion for a glimpse into the intricate world of remarkable sea turtles. Participants will learn about the sea turtles' life cycle as well as their habitat, behavior and the important role they play in "the Real Florida!" Here at the park, we have many nests and are very exicited to have you visit and learn how important sea turtles are to our coastal waters. Learn how your actions can help preserve these majestic turtles for generations to come! Rsvp at Eventbrite.