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Thursday, July 14, 2016

Cast Netting @ Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park

Thursday, July 14, 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

Become a self-sufficient fisherman or woman by catching your own bait!  Learn the basic techniques of cast netting from a Ranger. Come get your feet wet. It’s fun for the whole family.

Additional Information:

Bring sunscreen and a willingness to participate. Reservations required.

Cast Netting Participation Requirements

Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Social at Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Historic State Park @ Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Historic State Park

Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 10:00am to 4:00pm EDT

Park entry fee is $3.00 per car, which is the only fee necessary to attend the ice cream event.  If you would like to take an historic house tour, it is $3.00 per adult, $2.00 per child (6-12 years.) Cash or check only.  Hour tour times are 10AM, 11AM, 1PM, 2PM, 3PM, and 4PM.

More Information:
Carrie Todd, Park Ranger (352) 466-3672

Located in the Northeast region at:
Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Historic State Park
18700 S. CR 325
Cross Creek, FL 32640

Join us as we demonstrate and taste Marjorie Rawlings' recipe for ice cream! Staff, volunteers, and visitors will be hand cranking & churning this welcome treat on a hot summer's day.  Rawlings liked to make this for herself and her friends, but of course the entire batch had to be eaten before it melted, so we will do so too!

Additional Information:

It is anticipated that the ice cream will be ready for consumption at 11AM and again at 3PM.  To participate in the hand cranking, come approximately 30-60 minutes prior to these times.

Participation Requirements

Kids Club @ Topsail Hill Preserve State Park

Thursday, July 14, 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.

Additional Information:

Participation Requirements

Volunteer Brown Bag Luncheon @ Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT

There are no fees associated with this event.

More Information:
Linda Trice (850) 4874556

Located in the Northwest region at:
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park
3540 Thomasville Road
Tallahassee, FL 32309

The Department of Environmental Protection’s Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park would like to invite you to The Volunteer Brown Bag Luncheon. We love to see our volunteers and share lunch time with them.  We will provide drinks and dessert.  We use this time to get to know our volunteers better.  If you are not a current volunteer and would like to be please join us for this monthly luncheon. We will meet at the Gardner's Cottage from noon to 1:00 p.m.

Additional Information:

 

Participation Requirements