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March 29, 2014

SIRENS OF THE DEEP MERMAID CAMP
Weeki Wachee Springs State Park

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April 05, 2014

JUNIOR MERMAID CAMP
Weeki Wachee Springs State Park

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April 07, 2014

LOVERS KEY MONDAY MADNESS FUN2RUN RUNNING CLINIC SERIES
Lovers Key State Park

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April 19, 2014

MUSIC IN THE PARK CONCERT SERIES - RICK ARNOLD
Highlands Hammock State Park

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April 19, 2014

WATER EGG HUNT
Weeki Wachee Springs State Park

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April 19, 2014

EGGS IN THE PARK
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

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April 19, 2014

ESTERO CONCERT SERIES AT KORESHAN
Koreshan State Historic Site

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April 22, 2014

SPRING BIRD WALK AT DADE
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

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April 26, 2014

FORMER MERMAID SHOW - THE LEGENDARY SIRENS
Weeki Wachee Springs State Park

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April 26, 2014

INTRODUCTION TO ORIENTEERING
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

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April 27, 2014

XTERRA - THE CLAW 10 & 5 MILE ADVENTURE RUN
Alafia River State Park

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April 27, 2014

25TH ANNUAL EARTH DAY PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST AND EXHIBIT
Oscar Scherer State Park

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April 27, 2014

25TH ANNUAL EARTH DAY FESTIVAL
Oscar Scherer State Park

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April 27, 2014

WET OR DRY CACHE IN TRASH OUT (CITO) EVENT TO CELEBRATE EARTH DAY
Lovers Key State Park

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May 06, 2014

PALM WEAVING WORKSHOP
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

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May 10, 2014

9TH ANNUAL TURTLE TROT 5K RUN/WALK
Lovers Key State Park

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May 13, 2014

ESTERO CONCERT SERIES AT KORESHAN
Koreshan State Historic Site

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May 17, 2014

MUSIC IN THE PARK CONCERT SERIES - QUASIMODO
Highlands Hammock State Park

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May 17, 2014

EVENING PADDLE TO DURNEY KEY
Werner-Boyce Salt Springs State Park

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June 03, 2014

PINE NEEDLE BASKET CLASS
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

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June 09, 2014

PIONEER DAY CAMP
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

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June 15, 2014

FATHERS DAY ORIENTEERING WORKSHOP
Oscar Scherer State Park

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June 21, 2014

SUNRISE PADDLE
Werner-Boyce Salt Springs State Park

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July 05, 2014

PATRIOTIC FAMILY FUN DAY
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

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July 14, 2014

NATURE DAY CAMP
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

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September 20, 2014

KEEP SARASOTA BEAUTIFUL (INTERNATIONAL COASTAL CLEAN-UP DAY)
Oscar Scherer State Park

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September 20, 2014

FISH THE EVERGLADES
Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park

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September 27, 2014

NATIONAL PUBLIC LANDS DAY
Oscar Scherer State Park

Date: Saturday, September 27, 2014. 9:00 am  2:00pm.

Description:

Come learn about all the great volunteer opportunities we have at the park and in the community by participating in our annual National Public Lands Day event! This year, there will be live music, tram tours, work service project opportunities available for volunteers, demonstration and informational booths for businesses and organizations, and activities for kids. There will even be a stand-up paddle board Instructor on the premises, providing free demonstrations to the public. The Friends of Oscar Scherer State Park, Inc. will be providing a free lunch for registered volunteers who participate in our work service project during the event. In addition,  Check back for additional information as the date grows nearer.

Participation Requirements

Fees: National Public Lands Day is a fee-free day, so the park entrance fee will be waived for all park visitors from 8:00 am - Sunset.

Contact: Please call the Ranger Station at 941-483-5956

Directions: Oscar Scherer State Park is located on U.S.41, six miles south of Sarasota. Heading south on I-75 take exit 200. Heading north on I-75 take exit 195.

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October 11, 2014

GUIDED NIGHT PADDLE
Oscar Scherer State Park

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October 11, 2014

2ND ANNUAL BACK 40 MUSIC FESTIVAL
Little Manatee River State Park

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October 24, 2014

22ND ANNUAL HAUNTED WOODS EVENT - WANTED: CREATURES OF THE NIGHT VOLUNTEERS
Hillsborough River State Park

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October 24, 2014

22ND ANNUAL HAUNTED WOODS EVENT
Hillsborough River State Park

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November 08, 2014

GUIDED NIGHT PADDLE
Oscar Scherer State Park

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December 06, 2014

GUIDED NIGHT PADDLE
Oscar Scherer State Park

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December 06, 2014

2014 GREAT OUTDOOR ADVENTURE DAY
Lovers Key State Park

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February 21, 2015

RUN - EVERGLADES ULTRA
Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park

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