2018 Summer Adventure Camp - Museum Area @ Silver Springs State ParkThursday, June 21, 2018 - 8:30am to 4:00pm EDT
$185 per session, per camper, includes all materials, such as rocket kit, art supplies, t-shirt, snacks, lunch, insurance, and admission fees. Personal checks, money orders, and cash are accepted. No credit cards. Make checks and money orders payable to: Silver River Museum.
Call the Silver River Museum, 352-236-5401, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
From "Spears to Rockets", campers will learn about Stone Age Tools, Pioneer Ingenuity, and Modern Marvels while doing activities that center on team-building games, fun crafts, and friendly competitions. Educational topics cover a wide range of Florida history and science, such as:
- Ice Age: tomahawk throws, archery, and archaeology dig
- Pioneer Life: exploring the pine forest, animal track ID, campfire cooking, candle making
- Modern times: pontoon boat ride, rocket launching, movie night
This camp is a program of Marion County Public Schools and the Silver River Museum & Environmental Education Center.
- This is a day camp with no overnight stays, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
- There are three one-week sessions (June 4 through June 22)
- Ages 8-12.
Enter the park through the camping & museum entrance, 1425 NE 58th Avenue, (also known as State Road 35 or Baseline Rd.) to access the Silver River Museum.
For camp application packets and more details, or for more information about the Silver River Museum, visit their website.
Campers are accepted to the Silver River Museum Summer Adventure Camp on a first come, first serve basis. Capacity will vary. Payment must accompany registration forms. When a camp session is booked full, campers may be placed on a waiting list. In the event of an opening, campers on waiting lists will be contacted in the order in which their applications were received.
For participation requirements, please contact the camp director to decide whether the program is a good fit for your camper.
Guided Nature Walk @ John D. MacArthur Beach State ParkThursday, June 21, 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, June 21, 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.
Hello Humans, I'm A Honey Bee! @ Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State ParkThursday, June 21, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am EDT
The program is free with paid park admission.
For more information, contact the park at 850-487-4556.
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection's Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park invites you to join us as we celebrate National Pollinator Week. Beekeeper and Park Ranger Cassia Wagner will be dressed as a honey bee and give a First Person account of life as a worker honey bee. This program will take place outdoors on the Visitor Center lawn. Please wear sun protection and bring a camp chair. There will be an opportunity to ask questions at the end of the presentation.
Junior Ranger Program @ Camp Helen State ParkThursday, June 21, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm CDT
Regular park entrance fees apply.
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Kids will enjoy exploring Camp Helen with park staff and complete Junior Ranger activity sheets. Those who complete the activities and take the oath, will become official Junior Rangers. The activities are geared for youths ages 5-12, however anyone can come along and enjoy this fun time in the park. Bring a water bottle and sunscreen is recommended. Participants must be accompanied by an adult.
Living with Black Bears program @ Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State ParkThursday, June 21, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm EDT
There is no charge to attend this program.
Susan Strawbridge, Park Services Specialist; (352) 628-5445
Flori Lindsay of the Florida Wildlife Conservation Commission will give us an update on the Florida black bear population which has recovered from historically low numbers and is considered a great conservation success story. At the same time, Florida’s population has greatly increased and bears and people encounter each other more than ever. Learn how to coexist with this incredible species and become BearWise to ensure they remain a valued part of Florida’s natural heritage. The program will be held in the Florida Room at the park’s Visitor Center located on US 19.
Tequesta Drum Circle @ Hugh Taylor Birch State ParkThursday, June 21, 2018 - 7:00pm EDT to Friday, June 22, 2018 - 12:00am EDT
$10.00 per person
Moon Path Circle
The Proud Sponsor of:
Tequesta Drum Circle
Summer Solstice 2018
Bring your drums and dance
to celebrate the change of the seasons
with this bonfire event
Thursday, June 21st, 2018
$10.00 entry fee
18 & under must be accompanies with and adult
Hugh Taylor Birch State Park
3109 E. Sunrise Blvd.
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33304