Upcoming Events at Tomoka

Some content on this website is saved in an alternative format. To view these files, download the following free software or you can skip to the main content if you already have the appropriate readers.

  • Use Adobe Acrobat to read Portable Document Format (PDF) files: Download Adobe® Reader®
  • Microsoft Word file viewer and converter programs to enable those who do not have MS- Word or have another version of MS-Word to open and view MS-Word files: Download Word file Viewer
  • Microsoft offers Microsoft Excel file viewer and converter programs to enable those who do not have MS-Excel or have another version of MS-Excel to view MS-Excel files:Download Excel file viewer

Tomoka Remembers- Indigo Dye and Pine Needle Basketry @ Tomoka State Park

Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm EST

Program included with regular park entrance fee. Note: Free entry to the park for Echo Ranger participants presenting their badge.

More Information:
386-676-4050

Located in the Central region at:
Tomoka State Park
2099 North Beach Street
Ormond Beach, FL 32174

Our monthly Tomoka Remembers program continues on Saturday, March 10th when Volunteer Susan will share the history of Indigo Dye and its uses on the historic Mount Oswald plantation that once stood here in the 1800's. Bonus activity- come create St. Patty's Day crafts from 11am-1pm inside our beautiful climate-controlled recreation hall.

Please note Echo Rangers: Our April program topic (Saturday, April 14th) will be announced soon. The May program date is being changed from May 12th to May 5th and I am excited to announce it will be a guest speaker, Emily Jane Murray from Florida Public Archeology Network presenting "Timucuan Fishing" from 1:00-3:00pm. See separate program description for more details.  

 

 

Additional Information:

Participation Requirements

Tomoka Remembers-Timucuan Fishing with Emily Jane Murray (FPAN) @ Tomoka State Park

Saturday, May 5, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm EDT

Program included with regular park entrance fees. $5.00/vehicle (Limit 2-8 people), $4.00-Single Occupant, and 2.00 Pedestrians, bicyclists, extra passengers, passengers in vehicle with holder of Annual Individual Entrance Pass.

More Information:
386-676-4050

Located in the Central region at:
Tomoka State Park
2099 North Beach Street
Ormond Beach, FL 32174

Join us on Saturday, May 5th at the Tomoka recreation hall from 1pm-3pm for a presentation on "Timucuan Technology Fishing" and 3 fun fishing hands-on techniques with Emily Jane Murray from the Florida Public Archeology Network (FPAN). Ms. Murray earned a MA in Anthropology from Brandeis University where she focused on public archaeology and site museums in Northeast Florida, and a BA in Communications from Flagler College. She has worked in CRM throughout the Southeastern United States and created numerous outreach tools including videos, activities and museum displays. She currently works as a Public Archaeology Coordinator for the Florida Public Archaeology Network Northeast Region and serves on the boards of the St. Augustine Archaeological Association and the Florida Anthropological Society. Her interests include Florida's prehistoric archaeology, historic cemeteries and public archaeology and interpretation. So bring out the family for some learning and then enjoy all Tomoka has to offer with its natural beauty, wildlife, picnic areas, amenities and more. Be sure to stop at the Tomoka Outpost for cold and hot beverages, snacks, canoe/kayak rentals or just chill on their riverfront patio.

 

 

 

Additional Information:

Participation Requirements