Literacy Month Reading Trail @ Devil's Millhopper Geological State ParkThursday, September 7, 2017 - 9:00am to 5:00pm EDT
$4 per vehicle - no additional charge for the hike
Ranger Station 352-955-2008
Come out to the Millhopper for a self-guided hike along Sink Trail. In celebration of Literacy Month we have created a "Reading Trail" with six stops - each revealing a piece of the Legend of Devil's Millhopper.
Guided Tours of Historic Koreshan Settlement @ Koreshan State ParkThursday, September 7, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:30am EDT
Guided Tours are $2 per person, $1 for children under 6, with regular park admission.
Ranger Station (239) 992-0311
Join us for a Guided Walking Tour of the Historic Koreshan Settlement. Explore structures and gardens of the 19th century utopian settlement and learn about these idealistic pioneers. The walking tour is about an hour and a half and is accessible to all.
Park admission is $2 for bicycle/pedestrian, $4 for one person in a vehicle, $5 for up to 8 persons in a vehicle. Walking tour lasts approximately 1 hour and is mostly outdoors on a crushed shell path. Please bring water, proper footware, and sun protection. Wheelchair available upon request.
Requests for these and other tours for clubs, home school associations, and other groups can be made by calling the Ranger Station at (239) 992-0311. We make every effort to accommodate all groups, however we may not be able to fulfill requests made with less than a two week notice.
Natural Fiber Arts Class @ Dade Battlefield Historic State ParkThursday, September 7, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm EDT
Cost is $3/car plus $5/person activity fee for ages 13 and up.
Natural Fiber Arts Class using native fibers (e.g. Palm, palmetto, cattail, bear grass etc) to create crafts.
Weekly Ranger Program @ Topsail Hill Preserve State ParkThursday, September 7, 2017 - 9:00am CDT
Program is free with regular park admission.
Discuss, learn about and explore the park with a Ranger. Thursday Ranger Program starts at 3pm. Check at the Ranger Station for current week's topic and starting location.
Reading With A Ranger @ Topsail Hill Preserve State ParkThursday, September 7, 2017 - 10:00am CDT
Program is free.
Walton County Coastal Branch Library, (850) 267-2809
Join a Park Ranger at the Walton County Coastal Branch Library for story time. Learn about the wildlife and activities at the park. The Library is located at 437 Greenway Trail, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459.
Mrs. Baskin in St. Augustine: Marjorie's life on the coast @ Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Historic State ParkThursday, September 7, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm EDT
Join us for an event in St. Augustine on September 7th at 6 p.m. at the Lightner Museum. The presentation by Barbara Wingo, President of the Friends of the Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Farm, will explore Marjorie KInnan Rawlings’ time and experiences in St. Augustine and Crescent Beach.
The museum is wheelchair accessible. This event will be held at the Lightner Museum in St. Augustine: 75 Kind Street, Saint Augustine, FL (904-824-2874)
Eco Fitness Classes @ Oleta River State ParkFriday, September 8, 2017 (All day)
"By combining health-fitness with outdoor recreation, Eco Fitness appeals to those seeking to increase time spent exercising and connecting with nature. Through a strategically formulated exercise regimen, participants will see adaptation to their physical abilities as well as an increase in their love for the great outdoors.
Eco Fitness Classes incorporate Kayaking/Stand Up Paddleboarding, Mountain Biking, Swimming and Plyometrics over the course of 2 hours for the low price of $40.00 per class.
Classes are held the first 2 weeks of the month; Wednesday evenings, Friday and Saturday mornings."
Please Contact BG Oleta River Outdoors for exact times.
International Literacy Day at GRMSRA! @ Gamble Rogers Memorial State Recreation Area at Flagler BeachFriday, September 8, 2017 (All day)
Free entry with a library card
Ranger Station - 386-517-2086
September is Florida Literacy Month and National Library Card Month. Friday September 8th is the 51st International Literacy Day. It was proclaimed in 1966 to promote literacy as an instrument to empower individuals, communities and societies!
To celebrate International Literacy Day at Gamble Rogers, bring your library card to the ranger station and we'll let you in free!
Current library card