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Sunday, August 28, 2016

Family Fun Day! @ Oleta River State Park

Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 9:00am to 2:00pm EDT

Please Inform the Ranger Station that you are here for the event.

More Information:
Jacob Bennett (786)-367-0875

Located in the Southeast region at:
Oleta River State Park
3400 NE 163rd Street
North Miami Beach, FL 33160

We would love for you to join us as we celebrate National Family Fun Month! Along with the Friends of Oleta River State Park and the Oleta Trail Blazers, we will be hosting a family event and shore clean up. Parents bring your kids to enjoy family fun time together! We will help keep the park beautiful by cleaning up the shore line for one hour and then you and your family can explore the park and ride the trails! Come out and experience the real Florida in one of the largest urban parks in the country! Please inform the Ranger Station that you are attending the family fun day event for directions to the Manatee Pavilion where the event will be held.

Additional Information:

Provided Items:

- gloves

- trash bags

Needed items:

- water

- sunscreen

- bug repellent

Beach Combing @ Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park

Sunday, August 28, 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

Join a Volunteer for a talk about beach treasures. Learn about sea shells, sea creatures and tidal movement. This is a great interactive event!

Additional Information:

Beach Combing Participation Requirements

Birding at MacArthur Beach @ John D. MacArthur Beach State Park

Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm EDT

Free with park admission.

More Information:
(561) 624-6952

Located in the Southeast region at:
John D. MacArthur Beach State Park
10900 Jack Nicklaus Drive
North Palm Beach, FL 33408

Bird lovers can join a Ranger led educational walk identifying many species of birds that make their home in John D. MacArthur Beach State Park.  Reservations are recommended.  Visitors should bring binoculars or rent them in the Gift Shop.  Program is free with park admission.  For more information and reservations, call the Nature Center at (561) 624-6952.

Additional Information:

Bring a water bottle, hat and wear walking shoes.  The guided walk is approximately one mile.

Ranger Program: Main Entrance @ Silver Springs State Park

Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 2:00pm EDT

Free with regular park admission.

More Information:
Ranger station, 352-236-7148 ext.4

Located in the Central region at:
Silver Springs State Park
1425 NE 58th Avenue
Ocala, FL 34470

Take part in a park ranger program, which occurs every Sunday. Topics vary, with each program offering an opportunity to learn something new about Silver Springs State Park and Florida’s unique environment.

Additional Information:

Enter the park through the main entrance located at 5656 East Silver Springs Boulevard (State Road 40).

Participation requirements.