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Junior Birders Club @ Fort Zachary Taylor Historic State Park

Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm EST

Regular park admission applies.

More Information:
Kevin.Bowes@dep.state.fl.us

Located in the Southeast region at:
Fort Zachary Taylor Historic State Park
601 Howard England Way
Key West, FL 33040

Fort Zachary Taylor's Junior Birders club will meet Saturday, February 24 at 10 a.m. by the cannon in the Fort parking lot.  Ages 6-12 must be accompanied by an adult.  We will look for shorebirds and new birds recently seen in the park.   Robyn reminds us to bring binoculars and small notebook if you have them.  Also, don't forget your sunscreen, water, sensible shoes and optional hat.  For more information, contact Robyn at (305) 432-1677.

Pack Walk @ St. Andrews State Park

Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 9:00am to 11:00am CST

Program is free with paid park admission.

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

St. Andrews State Park and Bay County Animal Services invite you to join us for a "Pack Walk." During this guided walk, participants will have the opportunity to give dogs from a local animal shelter some fresh air and a chance to hike in beautiful St. Andrews State Park. The park's pet policies apply. All dog walkers must be at least 16 years old.

Additional Information:

Please wear weather appriopriate clothing. Dog walkers must be at least 16 years of age.

Participants should meet near the Lagoon parking area next to the boat ramp.

Participation Requirements

Ranger History Program and Historic Weapons Firing Demonstration @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 10:30am EST

Program is included with your park entrance fee of $3 per vehicle for up to eight people. Extra persons, bicyclists and pedestrians pay $2 each.

More Information:


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

Join a park ranger every Saturday morning through the cooler months of the year for a program on the history surrounding Dade's Battle of 1835, highlighted by a firing demonstration featuring the park's replica 1816 U.S. Flintlock Musket.  (Note: Program may be superceded by park events.)

Tai Chi in the Park @ Devil's Millhopper Geological State Park

Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm EST

Free with park admission ($4 per vehicle)

More Information:
(352) 955-2008

Located in the Northeast region at:
Devil's Millhopper Geological State Park
4732 Millhopper Road
Gainesville, FL 32653

Join us Saturday, February 24th for Tai Chi in the park. Instructor Pat Bellis will be teaching 11 Tai Chi Chuan movements intended to increase balance at a slow, introductory pace. Good support shoes and comfortable clothes are recommended. Meet us at the parking lot. 

Additional Information:

Consult your medical professional before beginning an exercise routine. For more information, download the participation requirements or the event flyer.

Saturday Ranger Program @ Manatee Springs State Park

Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm EST

These programs are available at no extra charge with parks addmission of $6.00 per car up to 8 people.

 

More Information:
Christopher Dixon Park Services Specialist (352) 493-6736

Located in the Northeast region at:
Manatee Springs State Park
11650 NW 115 Street
Chiefland, FL 32626

Manatee Springs State Park is having a Saturday Ranger Program, every Saturday,  starting on December 2, 2017 and running to Saturday April 14, 2018.  The Program will take place from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Please see the flyers at the park on where to meet.

Additional Information:

Partipation Requirements

 

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