Scrub-Jay Walk @ Jonathan Dickinson State ParkWednesday, June 1, 2016 - 8:30am to 9:30am EDT
Park entry fee applies
Kimbell Education Center, (561) 745-5551
First and third Wednesday of each month, 8:30 a.m.; learn about the globally imperiled sand pine scrub ecosystem and its inhabitants. Meet at the Camp Murphy Bicycle Trailhead parking lot located between the front entrance and Pine Grove Campground.
Walk through the globally imperiled Florida scrub and learn about this unique ecosystem and the wildlife that depend on it to survive. Jonathan Dickinson contains one of the largest tracts of scrub remaining in Florida and is home to the endangered Florida scrub-jay, which is often seen in the park. The challenge of scrub land management will be discussed while looking for the endangered Florida scrub jay and other wild scrub inhabitants.
The walk will last approximately one hour and takes place on an old paved road and some sandy roads.
Park entry fee applies. Comfortable shoes, water, sun protection, and binoculars are recommended. For details, contact Kimbell Center, (561) 745-5551, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Yoga on the Beach @ Delnor-Wiggins Pass State ParkWednesday, June 1, 2016 - 9:00am to 10:00am EDT
Class fee is $5 plus regular park admission.
Yoga studio at 239-598-1938
Join yoga instructors from Green Monkey Yoga in the morning for an all-levels gentle yoga class.
Ranger Programs @ Delnor-Wiggins Pass State ParkWednesday, June 1, 2016 - 9:00am EDT to Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 9:00am EDT
Ranger Station 239-597-6196
At this time, there are no Ranger Programs scheduled for June. Please check back for updates.
Ranger Led Hike @ Oleta River State ParkWednesday, June 1, 2016 - 10:00am to 11:00am EDT
Normal park entrance fees apply.
Jacob Bennett (786) 367-0875
We would love for you to join us as we start a new month with a one hour ranger led hike through the beautiful nature trail in Oleta River State Park. You will be guided by a Park Ranger and will have the opportunity to learn about all of the local flora and fauna that Oleta River State Park has to offer. Come out and experience the real Florida in one of the largest urban parks in the country!
Bring sun screen and bug spray to help protect you on the trail!
ranger guided kayak tour @ Sebastian Inlet State ParkWednesday, June 1, 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm EDT
Participants can bring their own kayak or reserve one from the Inlet Marina for a rental fee of $20.00/2-hours. For a single or double watercraft, life jacket(s) and paddles included. Personal watercraft pay a launch fee of $3.00.
Join knowledgeable rangers for a guided kayak tour from Campbell’s Cove near the Sebastian Inlet. Learn about the Indian River Lagoon and the plants and animals that call it home. Participants can bring their own kayak or reserve one from the Inlet Marina for a rental fee of $20.00/2-hours. For a single or double watercraft, life jacket(s) and paddles included. Personal watercraft pay a launch fee of $3.00. Meet 1-mile north of Sebastian Inlet, turn west at large brown state park sign and follow dirt road to the Inlet Marina. Program status is dependent on weather conditions so please call ahead to verify status at 321-724-5424.
Movies and More @ Camp Helen State ParkWednesday, June 1, 2016 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm EDT
there are no fees associated with this event.
The Department of Environmental Protection's Camp Helen State Park and The Friends of Camp Helen will Host Movies and More on June 1st, 2016. A brief Interpretive program on Prescribed fire will start the night followed by an old-fashion cookout including Hotdogs and s'mores. After that stay for the movie "Planes: Fire and Rescue". Follow the highflying adventures of Dusty Crophopper and his friends as they battle a massive wild fire. Movie is rated PG. Note Children must be accompanied by a parent of guardian
More Information is available at facebook.com/FriendsOfCampHelenStatePark or by emailing CampHelenFriends@gmail.com