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Thursday, November 9, 2017

Audubon Society Guided Bird Walk @ Oscar Scherer State Park

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 8:30am to 10:00am EST

Free with paid park entrance

More Information:
Ranger Station 941-483-5956

Located in the Southwest region at:
Oscar Scherer State Park
1843 South Tamiami Trail
Osprey, FL 34229

No pets please. Comfortable walking shoes, sunscreen, insect repellent, drinking water, camera and binoculars recommended.

A guided bird walk on sandy hiking trails through the various park habitats, guided by the Venice Audubon Society.

Additional Information:

Participation Requirements

Natural Communities of a Barrier Island @ Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 9:30am to 10:30am EST

FREE with 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 Ranger and explore our barrier island. Learn about the Maritime Hammock plants, how they protect us, and what we can do to protect them. Exciting discoveries are made along the beach, across the dunes and through cool, shaded hammock areas.

Additional Information:

We suggest wearing comfortable clothes and bringing a water bottle, sunglasses, and sunscreen. Reservations recommended.

Natural Communities of a Barrier Island Participation Requirements

Upcycled Paper and Glass Arts and Crafts @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm EST

Cost is $3/car or Florida Annual Park Pass plus $5/person activity fee for ages 13 and up. 

More Information:
kristin.n.wood@dep.state.fl.us; 352-793-4781

Located in the Southwest region at:
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
7200 CR 603
Bushnell, FL 33513

Recycled crafts using jars, old greeting cards and other materials to make new crafts and ornaments. 

Weekly Ranger Program @ Topsail Hill Preserve State Park

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 9:00am CST

Program is free with regular park admission. 

More Information:
850-267-8330

Located in the Northwest region at:
Topsail Hill Preserve State Park
7525 W. Scenic Highway 30A
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459

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. 

Additional Information:

Participation Requirements

S'mores & Stories @ St. Andrews State Park

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 8:00pm to 9:00pm CST

Program is free with paid camping.

More Information:
David Morris, (850)708-6100

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

Welcome the fall weather with a night of fun around the campfire! Bring your s'mores goodies and toast marshmallows in the open flame while listening to stories around the campfire with Park Ranger, Nikki Finen.

Additional Information:

Lawn chairs, suitable clothing for cool weather, and bug spray are recommended. Please bring your own s'mores materials and a marshmallow roasting stick.

Program open to registered campers only.

Participation Requirements

Eco Fitness Classes @ Oleta River State Park

Friday, November 10, 2017 (All day)
More Information:


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

"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.