Audubon Society Guided Bird Walk @ Oscar Scherer State ParkThursday, April 5, 2018 - 8:30am to 10:00am EDT
Free with paid park entrance
Ranger Station 941-483-5956
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.
30th Annual Antique Tractor and Engine Show @ Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State ParkThursday, April 5, 2018 - 9:00am EDT to Saturday, April 7, 2018 - 5:00pm EDT
Free with regular park admission. $5 per car load up to 8 people
Events Team (386) 397-7009
Antique tractors and farming equipment reflecting 200 years of rural American history will be on display throughout the festival. Demonstrating the craftsmanship and durability of American farm machinery. Visitors will be able to watch demonstrations of wheat threshing, shingle milling, corn grinding and unusual engines for everyday purposes. Exhibits will include collections of flywheels, hit and miss engines, water pumps, vintage pedal tractors, antique cars and farm equipment. Competitions and games for the whole family! On Saturday, an antique tractor parade will feature everything from customized lawn tractors to restored farm machinery. Tractor Pulls daily!
Wading Adventure @ Gasparilla Island State ParkThursday, April 5, 2018 - 9:30am to 11:30am EDT
Come on an adventure and see what is living under the waves.
Please contact the park office for more information 941-964-0375
Reservations are required, please call ahead.
Guided Nature Walk @ John D. MacArthur Beach State ParkThursday, April 5, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am EDT
Free with park admission.
Join us for a guided exploration of MacArthur Beach State Park daily at 10:00 a.m. Meet in front of the Park's Nature Center.
Bring a water bottle, sunscreen and insect repellant.
Weekly Ranger Program @ Topsail Hill Preserve State ParkThursday, April 5, 2018 - 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, April 5, 2018 - 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.
Yoga and Meditation at the Prairie @ Paynes Prairie Preserve State ParkThursday, April 5, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm EDT
This class is provided by the Friends of Paynes Prairie and Kim for the health and enjoyment of our community. There is no fee for participation in this program, but all donations are appreciated and will be given to the Friends of Paynes Prairie to directly support the yoga program. A donation box specifically for the Prairie Yoga Program will be available during the class for anyone who would like to make a donation.
Ranger Station 352-466-3397
Yoga and Meditation at the Prairie with Kim Holton
Thursdays: March 15 through May 31 (12 classes total)
6:00 - 7:00 PM
In the Paynes Prairie Visitor Center overlooking the prairie
Yoga and Meditation with Kim Holton in the Paynes Prairie Visitor Center overlooking the prairie. A beautiful place to relax and unwind from the day.
This dynamic class will vary each week but always start with a half hour to 45 minutes of postures and movement appropriate for all levels, and end with 15-30 minutes of guided meditation. Longer meditations will always be done lying down. If you love to feel good, relax and enjoy the beauty of the prairie, this class is for you. Open to all levels of experience. If you have a mat or blanket, please bring one with you.
Class is limited to 12 participants. Please register for individual classes at www.prairiefriends.org
Learn more about Kim at www.kimholtonyoga.com
Songwriters @ Sunset @ Lovers Key State ParkThursday, April 5, 2018 - 6:15pm to 7:45pm EDT
Regular entrance fees apply.
Live music at the gazebo on the beach of Lovers Key State Park. Featured musicians: Chuck Williams, Carolyn & David Stanley, and Joe Virga.