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Sea Turtle Talk and Walk Registration @ John D. MacArthur Beach State ParkTuesday, May 26, 2015 - 9:00am EDT to Friday, July 24, 2015 - 5:00pm EDT
$10 per person
Sea turtles are returning to nest and we are hoping for another record breaking season! Last year between March and November we had a total of 1866 nests. Participants for the sea turtle walks and talks must register for this program by going to the Friends of MacArthur Beach website, www.macarthurbeach.org. the price is $10 per ticket and they are non-refundable unless the event is cancelled by park staff. Registration launches on May 26 at 9:00 a.m. and fills up quickly. Walk schedule starts on June 1 and runs through July 24. The walks are Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, except for June 26 and July 3.
Paddleboard Yoga Classes at Bahia Honda @ Bahia Honda State ParkThursday, May 28, 2015 - 8:00am to 10:00am EDT
Regular park entrance fees apply.
Drop in: $50/ person, first-time rate $35 (25% off)
Multi-class packages are available
Sarah Sullivan, 305-432-14
We're very excited to announce a new partnership with Sarah Sullivan, owner and operator of Serenity Eco Therapy. Never been on a paddleboard before? It’s ok! Sarah makes learning fun & easy so that everyone feels comfortable on their stand up paddleboard (SUP) before leaving the shore. She caters to the special needs of families and disabled individuals. Please visit Serenity Eco Therapy’s website or call Sarah at (305) 432-1401 for more information.
Program location and time is subject to change based on weather conditions. Please contact the Sarah (305-432-1401) for program time, location and to reserve your board.
Yoga at the Park @ Bahia Honda State ParkThursday, May 28, 2015 - 8:30am to 9:30am EDT
Regular entrance fees apply. Classes are $14/ person. Multi-class packages are available.
Alanda Bulger, (561) 662-9325, www.posedbutterflyyoga.com
We're very excited to announce a new partnership with Alanda Bulger, owner and operator of Posed Butterfly Yoga. Come and connect with nature while doing yoga in one of three stunning locations at the park. Suitable for all levels. Program location is subject to change based on weather conditions.
Class location varies based on weather conditions. Please follow the yellow arrow signs with "yoga" painted on them.
Native Plant Walk @ Delnor-Wiggins Pass State ParkThursday, May 28, 2015 - 9:30am to 10:30am EDT
Free with regular park admission.
Ranger Station, 239-597-6196
Join us for a walk to explore the native plants of our barrier island. Learn about plants that hold the beach together, identify our state tree, find out what plants produce edible fruits, and much more!
Reservations are required.
Comfortable clothes, water bottle, sunglasses and sunscreen are all recommended.
Beginning Butterflies @ Lovers Key State ParkThursday, May 28, 2015 - 10:00am to 11:00am EDT
Free with regular park admission.
Ranger Station, 239-463-4588.
Join a park naturalist for a talk on the butterflies of Lovers Key State Park. Topics will touch on differences between moths and butterflies, butterfly development, plants that support butterflies, netting techniques, tagging and more. Bring your camera to capture a picture of these beautiful creatures. Due to limited space, reservations are required.