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Sunday, September 11, 2016

9/11 Remembrance 5K Run @ Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park

Sunday, September 11, 2016 - 8:00am to 11:00pm EDT

There are no fees associated with this event.

More Information:
Tonya.Smith@tmh.org

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

Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park will host the Premier Health and Fitness 9/11 Remembrance 5K. The event will start at Premier Health and Fitness. 

Additional Information:

 

Participants Requirements

Literacy Day Celebration with Bay County Public Library @ St. Andrews State Park

Sunday, September 11, 2016 - 10:00am to 2:00pm CDT

Park entrance fees waived with presentation of library card.

More Information:
Heather Ogilvie, Outreach Librarian 850-522-2103

Located in the Northwest region at:
St. Andrews State Park
4607 State Park Lane
Panama City Beach, FL 32408

St. Andrews State Park will celebrate Family Literacy Month and National Library Card Month by hosting a PopUP Library featuring Bay County Public Library.  Join us as we explore the Park resources: Shells, Birds, Fish, Sand, and the amazing Gulf. Library Card sign up is available.  Relax, swim, and learn!

Additional Information:

Registration is not required. For additional information visit http://www.nwrls.com.

Participation Requirements

Garden Tour - Main Entrance @ Silver Springs State Park

Sunday, September 11, 2016 - 1:00pm to 1:45pm EDT

Free with regular park admission.

More Information:
Call the ranger station 352-236-7148 ext. 4

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

Visit the gardens at Silver Springs State Park, on the 2nd Sunday of each month, for our Garden Tour. Join a park ranger for information about the gardens' history, learn about the different seasonal flowers and blooms, as well as about pollinators like hummingbirds and butterflies. The tour passes through the following gardens: Courtyard Garden, Crossroads Garden, Camellia Garden, Fire & Water Garden, and the tour ends at the Wildflower Garden. After the tour, visitors are free to continue exploring the garden pathways and trails or walk back along the river.

Additional Information:

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

Participation requirements.

Bluegrass Music with the Conch Stomp Band @ John D. MacArthur Beach State Park

Sunday, September 11, 2016 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm 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

Come on down to the Park and listen to the Conch Stomp Band play some bluegrass music. Free with Park admission. Call the Nature Center for more information, (561) 624-6952.

Literacy Day Celebration @ Colt Creek State Park

Sunday, September 11, 2016 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm EDT

Regular park admission fees apply.

More Information:
(863) 815-6761

Located in the Central region at:
Colt Creek State Park
16000 SR 471
Lakeland, FL 33809

Join the fun & bring the family for a picnic and a good book. Enjoy puppet shows by the children of Colt Creek State Park. Park rangers and volunteers will be reading to the visitors about the wonders of nature. Rent a canoe, take a hike, take a picture and get to know your park.

Additional Information:

This fun for all event is hosted by The Friends of Colt Creek State Park, Inc.: http://friendsofcoltcreek.org

Participation Requirements

 

Ranger Program: Main Entrance @ Silver Springs State Park

Sunday, September 11, 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.

The Barnacle under Moonlight Concert: Matt Anderson @ The Barnacle Historic State Park

Sunday, September 11, 2016 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm EDT

Adults: $10.00

Members of The Barnacle Society: $8.00

Children 6-9: $3.00

Children under 6: Free

More Information:
Ranger Station, (305) 442-6866

Located in the Southeast region at:
The Barnacle Historic State Park
3485 Main Highway
Miami, FL 33133

End your weekend on the perfect note with an evening of great music under the moonlight as The Barnacle Society presents Matt Anderson. Matt has been performing throughout South Florida for 18 years, and his repertoire of covers is remarkably extensive, ranging from Contemporary and Classic Rock to Country and Folk. An artist in his own right, he renders every song acoustically in his own style. As a singer, he appeals to audiences of every age and background. 

Additional Information:

Moonlight Concert Participation Requirements

On-street and off-street paid parking is available throughout Coconut Grove. Visitors with a Disabled Person Parking Permit may call the Ranger Station for additional parking information. Purchase tickets at the gate. The gate opens one hour before show time.

Picnics, blankets, and lawn chairs are welcome. No pets, please.