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Pine Needle Basket Class @ Dade Battlefield Historic State ParkSunday, February 18, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm EST
$3/vehicle or Annual Florida Park Pass plus $5/person activity fee, 12 and under free.
Pine needle basket class participants will be provided with long leaf pine needles and instruction to make a small basket.
Bluegrass Music @ John D. MacArthur Beach State ParkSunday, February 18, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm EST
Free with park admission.
Get ready for some foot-stomping and toe-tapping tunes! There will be live bluegrass in the amphitheater from 1-3:00 p.m. The Untold Riches are the featured band.
Turpentining in Topsail @ Topsail Hill Preserve State ParkSunday, February 18, 2018 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm CST
Program is free with regular park admission
Join Topsail Hill Preserve State Park as it hosts "Turpentining in Topsail" on February 18, 2018 from 12:00p.m. - 2:00p.m in honor of Black History month. Learn about the Turpentine industry that occurred in the park area during the late 1800s and early 1900s as well as outdoor cooking techniques from that time period. Participants will get to sample "Swamp Cabbage." Afterwards there is an optional 3 mile walk to see remnants of the turpentining industry in the park.
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Ranger Program: Main Entrance @ Silver Springs State ParkSunday, February 18, 2018 - 2:00pm EST
Free with regular park admission.
Ranger station, 352-236-7148 ext.4
Take part in a park ranger program, which occurs every Sunday. Topics vary, with each program offering an opportunity to learn something new about Silver Springs State Park and Florida’s unique environment.
Enter the park through the main entrance located at 5656 East Silver Springs Boulevard (State Road 40).
Guided Tours of Historic Koreshan Settlement @ Koreshan State ParkSunday, February 18, 2018 - 2:00pm EST
Guided Tours are $2 per person, $1 for children under 6, with regular park admission.
Ranger Station (239) 992-0311 or FriendsofKoreshan.org
Join us for a Guided Walking Tour of the Historic Koreshan Settlement. Explore structures and gardens of the 19th century utopian settlement and learn about these idealistic pioneers. The walking tour is about an hour and a half and is accessible to all.
Park admission is $2 for bicycle/pedestrian, $4 for one person in a vehicle, $5 for up to 8 persons in a vehicle. Walking tour lasts approximately 1 hour and is mostly outdoors on a crushed shell path. Please bring water, proper footware, and sun protection. Wheelchair available upon request.
Requests for these and other tours for clubs, home school associations, and other groups can be made by calling the Ranger Station at (239) 992-0311. We make every effort to accommodate all groups, however we may not be able to fulfill requests made with less than a two week notice.