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Thursday, May 19, 2016

Spiders @ Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park

Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 9:30am to 10:30am EDT

FREE with regular park admission

More Information:
Ranger Station 239-597-6196

Located in the Southwest region at:
Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park
11135 Gulfshore Drive
Naples, FL 34108

Spiders everywhere!…Even at the Spider presentation! There's an abundance of spiders found in Florida, about 900 species!  Most people will be happy to know that the majority of spiders live outdoors, away from our homes. Just remember, spiders are beneficial and have a place in the ecosystem. Please join us!

Additional Information:

Reservations recommended.

Spiders Participation Requirements

Beach Walk and Estuary tour @ Lovers Key State Park

Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 10:00am to 11:30am EDT

Free with regular park admisssion

More Information:
Ranger Station, 239-463-4588

Located in the Southwest region at:
Lovers Key State Park
8700 Estero Blvd.
Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931

Take a leisurely one-mile walk over the estuary and along the beach with a park naturalist. Find out what washes ashore on the beach during the night and learn about coastal wildlife. Due to limited space, reservations are required.

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Participation Requirements

Education Series for the Curious Adult: "Water Works: Florida's Water Issues and You" @ Rainbow Springs State Park

Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 10:00am to 11:00am EDT

Free with regular $2 per person park admission

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Located in the Northeast region at:
Rainbow Springs State Park
19158 SW 81st Place Road
Dunnellon, FL 34432

Curious to learn more about Florida’s water but confused by all the technical jargon? Then join us for an educational and interactive Water Works presentation by the Sierra Club’s Tri-County Working Group to learn about Florida’s water issues, the impacts, and how we can each make a difference in a language we can all understand.

Additional Information:

Participation Requirements

No RSVP necessary. Program will be given in a sit-down setting under a pavilion. Come early to secure a seat and to enjoy breakfast and coffee provided by the Friends of Rainbow Springs.

Kids Club @ Topsail Hill Preserve State Park

Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 10:00am to 11:30am CDT

Standard entrance/admission fees for will apply for day use visitors. For campers that are staying here at Topsail there is no fee. There is no additional program participation fee. Donations to the Citizen Support Organization, Friends of Topsail Hill Preserve State Park to help defray the cost of consumable supplies are appreciated and accepted.

More Information:
For additional information you can come by the Ranger Station/entrance or call the park at 850-267-8330.

Located in the Northwest region at:
Topsail Hill Preserve State Park
7525 W. Scenic Highway 30A
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459

Make learning fun for the children that are visiting the park by participating in a variety of environmental, educational arts and crafts projects and games. Some of the craft projects will include the use of hot glue guns. Children will learn about wildlife, park history, beach, bike safety and other topics... Children under 8 years of age must be accompanied by a parent. The program has a maximum capacity of 25, sign up at the Camp Store. The program will take place inside the Clubhouse.

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Participation Requirements

Dune to Lagoon - Cross Barrier Island Plant Identification Stroll @ Sebastian Inlet State Park

Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm EDT


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Located in the Central region at:
Sebastian Inlet State Park
9700 South Highway A.1.A.
Melbourne Beach, FL 32951

Dune to Lagoon - Cross Barrier Island Plant Identification Stroll

Join us for a leisurely stroll and learn about our sub-tropical, coastal plants.  Find out which plants are edible, have medical uses and are attractive for landscaping.  **Meet at hammock trail one mile north of bridge at parking lot on the west side of A1A.**

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Dune to Lagoon EEC