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Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Public Meeting for Unit Management Plan Update @ Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm EDT
More Information:


Located in the Northeast region at:
Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park
11016 Lillian Saunders Drive/ US HWY 41
White Springs, FL 32096

Location: Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park – Park Auditorium, 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive, White Springs, FL 32096

Event Details: RESCHEDULED The Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Recreation and Parks, announces a public meeting to which all persons are invited.

DATE AND TIME: Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Presentation at 6:00 p.m

MEETING LOCATION: Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park – Park Auditorium, 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive, White Springs, FL 32096

GENERAL SUBJECT MATTER TO BE CONSIDERED: An opportunity for the public to provide input on the ten-year management plan update for Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park.

A COPY OF THE AGENDA MAY BE OBTAINED BY CONTACTING: Manny Perez, Park Manager, Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park, 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive, White Springs, FL 32096, PH# (386) 397-4331, FAX# (386) 397-4262 or email Manny.Perez@dep.state.fl.us. A copy of the meeting materials and agenda are available here.

Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this meeting is asked to advise the agency at least 48 hours before the meeting by contacting: Manny Perez, as listed above. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1(800)955-8771 (TDD) or 1(800)955-8770 (Voice).

Gentle Yoga at Paynes Prairie @ Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm EDT

Class is free with park admission.  Donations are accepted and will go to Friends of Paynes Prairie and support outreach activities at Paynes Prairie.  All of the supplies for this class have been provided by Friends of Paynes Prairie.

More Information:
Ranger Station 352-466-3397

Located in the Northeast region at:
Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park
100 Savannah Blvd
Micanopy, FL 32667

This series is designed to release stress and tension after the work day and will include breathing exercises, follow the 26 basic Kripalu postures, and a guided relaxation. All skill levels are welcome. Is it your first time? No problem, this is an excellent class for beginners. If you have a mat, please bring it with you. You may also like to bring a cushion or towel to use as a prop. We have some extra mats, bolsters, and blocks for participants to use as well. These tools are excellent for providing additional support in various postures to assist in relaxation and stretching, so if you have limited mobility, no problem, we have some great tools to help you be comfortable and enjoy your experience.

Classes will be held in the Paynes Prairie Visitor Center from 6:30-7:30 pm on most Tuesday evenings. Visit www.prairiefriends.org for specific class dates, and to RSVP.

RSVPs are limited to 10 due to limited space in the Visitor Center. Please RSVP on the Friends of Paynes Prairie Webpage HERE. This is helpful if you would like to be notified of cancellation or any other changes with the class.

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