Upcoming Events at Dade Battlefield

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Clay Art:air Dry Clay & Pots With Carol Applegate @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm EDT

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

More Information:
kristin.n.wood@dep.state.fl.us

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

Join local artist, Carol Applegate, as we learn how to mold air dry clay to pots in a fun art project. All materials will be provided.

Essential Eligibility Criteria

Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Clay Art: Air Dry Clay & Pots by Carol Applegate

In order to participate in this program, one:
• Must have the ability to withstand exposure to an enclosed air conditioned and/or heated building for up to 2 hours during the day.
• Must have the ability to withstand exposure to the outdoors for up to 2 hours.
• Must have the ability to work seated at a banquet and/or picnic table, independently or with the assistance of a companion.
• Must have the ability to follow visual and/or verbal instructions independently or with the assistance of a companion.
• Must be able to work with clay, paints and paint brushes with assistance provided as desired.

Haunted Village And Trail @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

Friday, October 26, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:30pm EDT

Cost is $3/person, 6 and under free.

More Information:
kristin.n.wood@dep.state.fl.us

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

The park will hosts its annual Haunted Village and Trail. Participants will get to visit both a haunted trail as well as a carnival village featuring sideshows. There will also be children games, and park sponsored food vendor.

Essential Eligibility Criteria

Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Haunted Village and Trail

In order to participate in this program, one:
• Must have the ability to withstand exposure to the outdoors for up to 2 1/2 hours.
• Must have the ability to traverse flat terrain of asphalt and/or grassy trails for up to one mile, independently or with the assistance of a companion.
• Must have the ability to follow visual and/or verbal instructions independently or with the assistance of a companion.
• Must have the ability to walk using only light from a flashlight.

Haunted Village And Trail @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:30pm EDT

Cost is $3/person, 6 and under free.

More Information:
kristin.n.wood@dep.state.fl.us

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

The annual Haunted Village and Trail will include a theme-based haunted trail as well as spooky sideshows in a carnival type village. Participants can also play kid friendly games and purchase food from the park-sponsored booth.

Essential Eligibility Criteria

Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Haunted Village and Trail

In order to participate in this program, one:
• Must have the ability to withstand exposure to the outdoors for up to 2 1/2 hours.
• Must have the ability to traverse flat terrain of asphalt and/or grassy trails for up to one mile, independently or with the assistance of a companion.
• Must have the ability to follow visual and/or verbal instructions independently or with the assistance of a companion.
• Must have the ability to walk using only light from a flashlight.

Painting With Palm Boots With Carol Applegate @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

Sunday, October 28, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm EDT

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

More Information:
kristin.n.wood@dep.state.fl.us

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

Join park volunteer and artist, Carol Applegate, as she teaches participants how to paint using palm boots. All materials will be provided.

Essential Eligibility Criteria

Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Painting with Palm Boots with Carol Applegate

In order to participate in this program, one:
• Must have the ability to withstand exposure to an enclosed air conditioned and/or heated building for up to 2 hours during the day.
• Must have the ability to withstand exposure to the outdoors for up to 2 hours.
• Must have the ability to work seated at a banquet and/or picnic table, independently or with the assistance of a companion.
• Must have the ability to follow visual and/or verbal instructions independently or with the assistance of a companion.
• Must be able to work with acrylic paints and sabal palm boots.

Painting With Palm Boots With Carol Applegate @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

Sunday, October 28, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm EDT

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

More Information:
kristin.n.wood@dep.state.fl.us

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

Join local artist Carol Applegate as we learn to paint on our native sabal palm boots for an eco-art project.

Essential Eligibility Criteria

Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Painting with Palm Boots with Carol Applegate

In order to participate in this program, one:
• Must have the ability to withstand exposure to an enclosed air conditioned and/or heated building for up to 2 hours during the day.
• Must have the ability to withstand exposure to the outdoors for up to 2 hours.
• Must have the ability to work seated at a banquet and/or picnic table, independently or with the assistance of a companion.
• Must have the ability to follow visual and/or verbal instructions independently or with the assistance of a companion.
• Must be able to work with acrylic paints and sabal palm boots.

Dade Pioneers -- Monthly Youth Program @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm EST

$10 annual activity fee covers all Dade Pioneers programs and materials

More Information:
kristin.n.wood@dep.state.fl.us

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

Dade Pioneers is a monthly after-school youth program in which children 8 to 18 learn about Florida history and natural resources while having fun. Hands-on activities include pioneer and Seminole games and crafts. Entertaining speakers and living historians in period garb interpret a variety of topics. Snacks are provided at each meeting. For more information, please contact Park Services Specialist Kristin Wood at 352-793-4781.

Essential Eligibility Criteria
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Dade Pioneers
In order to participate in this activity, one:

• Must have the ability to follow visual and/or verbal instructions independently or with the assistance of a companion.
• Must have the ability to withstand exposure to the outdoors for up to 2 hours during the day.
• Must have the ability to withstand exposure to an enclosed air conditioned and/or heated building for up to 2 hours during the day.
• Must have the ability to use hand, eye, and foot coordination independently or with the assistance of a companion or with the use of adaptive equipment for pioneer games, home and outdoor crafts.

Dade Pioneers -- Monthly Youth Program @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm EST

$10 annual activity fee covers all Dade Pioneers programs and materials

More Information:
kristin.n.wood@dep.state.fl.us

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

Dade Pioneers is a monthly after-school youth program in which children 8 to 18 learn about Florida history and natural resources while having fun. Hands-on activities include pioneer and Seminole games and crafts. Entertaining speakers and living historians in period garb interpret a variety of topics. Snacks are provided at each meeting. For more information, please contact Park Services Specialist Kristin Wood at 352-793-4781.

Essential Eligibility Criteria
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Dade Pioneers
In order to participate in this activity, one:

• Must have the ability to follow visual and/or verbal instructions independently or with the assistance of a companion.
• Must have the ability to withstand exposure to the outdoors for up to 2 hours during the day.
• Must have the ability to withstand exposure to an enclosed air conditioned and/or heated building for up to 2 hours during the day.
• Must have the ability to use hand, eye, and foot coordination independently or with the assistance of a companion or with the use of adaptive equipment for pioneer games, home and outdoor crafts.

Dade Pioneers -- Monthly Youth Program @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

Tuesday, January 1, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm EST

$10 annual activity fee covers all Dade Pioneers programs and materials

More Information:
kristin.n.wood@dep.state.fl.us

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

Dade Pioneers is a monthly after-school youth program in which children 8 to 18 learn about Florida history and natural resources while having fun. Hands-on activities include pioneer and Seminole games and crafts. Entertaining speakers and living historians in period garb interpret a variety of topics. Snacks are provided at each meeting. For more information, please contact Park Services Specialist Kristin Wood at 352-793-4781.

Essential Eligibility Criteria
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Dade Pioneers
In order to participate in this activity, one:

• Must have the ability to follow visual and/or verbal instructions independently or with the assistance of a companion.
• Must have the ability to withstand exposure to the outdoors for up to 2 hours during the day.
• Must have the ability to withstand exposure to an enclosed air conditioned and/or heated building for up to 2 hours during the day.
• Must have the ability to use hand, eye, and foot coordination independently or with the assistance of a companion or with the use of adaptive equipment for pioneer games, home and outdoor crafts.

Dade Pioneers -- Monthly Youth Program @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm EST

$10 annual activity fee covers all Dade Pioneers programs and materials

More Information:
kristin.n.wood@dep.state.fl.us

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

Dade Pioneers is a monthly after-school youth program in which children 8 to 18 learn about Florida history and natural resources while having fun. Hands-on activities include pioneer and Seminole games and crafts. Entertaining speakers and living historians in period garb interpret a variety of topics. Snacks are provided at each meeting. For more information, please contact Park Services Specialist Kristin Wood at 352-793-4781.

Essential Eligibility Criteria
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Dade Pioneers
In order to participate in this activity, one:

• Must have the ability to follow visual and/or verbal instructions independently or with the assistance of a companion.
• Must have the ability to withstand exposure to the outdoors for up to 2 hours during the day.
• Must have the ability to withstand exposure to an enclosed air conditioned and/or heated building for up to 2 hours during the day.
• Must have the ability to use hand, eye, and foot coordination independently or with the assistance of a companion or with the use of adaptive equipment for pioneer games, home and outdoor crafts.

Dade Pioneers -- Monthly Youth Program @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm EST

$10 annual activity fee covers all Dade Pioneers programs and materials

More Information:
kristin.n.wood@dep.state.fl.us

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

Dade Pioneers is a monthly after-school youth program in which children 8 to 18 learn about Florida history and natural resources while having fun. Hands-on activities include pioneer and Seminole games and crafts. Entertaining speakers and living historians in period garb interpret a variety of topics. Snacks are provided at each meeting. For more information, please contact Park Services Specialist Kristin Wood at 352-793-4781.

Essential Eligibility Criteria
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Dade Pioneers
In order to participate in this activity, one:

• Must have the ability to follow visual and/or verbal instructions independently or with the assistance of a companion.
• Must have the ability to withstand exposure to the outdoors for up to 2 hours during the day.
• Must have the ability to withstand exposure to an enclosed air conditioned and/or heated building for up to 2 hours during the day.
• Must have the ability to use hand, eye, and foot coordination independently or with the assistance of a companion or with the use of adaptive equipment for pioneer games, home and outdoor crafts.

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