Calendar of Events

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Many parks have their own Monthly or Quarterly Calendar pages. Consult these pages and the monthly Highlights and Nearby Nature newsletters for additional information.

Effective March 1, 2013, Florida sales tax is applicable to most fees. The parks' regular weekend and holiday gate entrance fee of $1.50/person (children 5 and under free) is not affected. Call the park of your choice to confirm fees and registration requirements - preregistration is required for many programs.

Date/Time Activity  Park
Mon.
8-9 a.m. ​Enhance Fitness ​Delevoe
Mon., Wed., Fri.
​11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. ​Enhance Fitness ​Roosevelt Gardens
Wed. and Fri.
​8:30-9:30 a.m. ​Enhance Fitness ​Delevoe
Wed., Apr. 1
​11 a.m.-noon ​Healthy Cooking Class ​Franklin
​6-8 p.m. ​Free Tax Preparation ​Franklin, Roosevelt Gardens, Sunview
Fri., Apr. 3
​7:30-8:30 p.m. ​Night Hike by the Seashore ​Hollywood North Beach
Sat., Apr. 4
​8-9 a.m. ​Bald Eagle Walk & Watch ​Quiet Waters
​9 a.m.-noon ​Spring Into Action! Earth Month Event ​Anne Kolb
​9 a.m.-1 p.m. ​Free Tax Preparation ​Franklin, Roosevelt Gardens, Sunview
​9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. ​Splash Eggcitement! ​Quiet Waters
​9 a.m.-2 p.m. ​Rabies Clinic ​Roosevelt Gardens
​6:30-8:30 p.m. ​Moonlight Paddle ​West Lake
​7-8 p.m. ​Night Hike ​Secret Woods
Wed., Apr. 8
​5:30-8 p.m. ​Diabetes Self-Management
(once-a-week, six-week-long course begins)
​Franklin
​6-8 p.m. ​Free Tax Preparation ​Franklin, Roosevelt Gardens, Sunview
​7:30-9 p.m. ​Sunset Nature Walk:
Below Our Feet
​Miramar Pineland
Thurs., Apr. 9
​10 a.m.-noon ​Matter of Balance
(once-a-week, eight-week-long course begins)
​Franklin
Sat., Apr. 11
​8-9 a.m. ​Bald Eagle Walk & Watch ​Quiet Waters
​8:30-10:30 a.m. ​Bird Walk ​Deerfield Island
​9 a.m.-1 p.m. ​Free Tax Preparation ​Franklin, Roosevelt Gardens, Sunview
​9 a.m.-1 p.m. ​Go Native Plant Sale ​Secret Woods
​10 a.m.-3 p.m. ​Earth Day at Tradewinds ​Tradewinds
​1 p.m. ​Butterfly Gardening Workshop ​Butterfly World at Tradewinds
​8-9 p.m. ​Nature at Night Hike ​Deerfield Island
Sun., Apr. 12
​7:30 a.m. ​Bird Walk ​Tall Cypress
​7:30-9 p.m. ​Sunset Nature Walk:
Below Our Feet
​Miramar Pineland
Tues., Apr. 14
​10 a.m.-noon ​Soup & Salad Bowl Nutrition Showcase ​Franklin
Wed. Apr. 15
​5-9 p.m. ​Food Truck Invasion ​Brian Piccolo
Fri., Apr. 17
​7:30-9:30 p.m. ​Sunset Kayak & Stroll ​Deerfield Island
​8-9 p.m. ​Nature at Night Hike ​Long Key
Sat., Apr. 18
​8:30-10:30 a.m. ​Kayak Class ​West Lake
​9 a.m. & 10 a.m. ​Science Eye Saturday Safari:
Easter Marsh Bunny
​Everglades Holiday
​9 a.m.-noon ​Third Annual Earth Day Waterway Cleanup ​Deerfield Island
​11 a.m.-3 p.m. ​Family Fun and Resource Fair ​Roosevelt Gardens
Sun., Apr. 19
​noon ​Nature Lecture Series: Snakes ​Fern Forest
Tues., Apr. 21
​8:30-10:30 a.m. ​Kayak Class ​West Lake
​8-9 p.m. ​Night Hike ​Saw Palmetto
Wed., Apr. 22
​1:30-2:30 p.m. ​Earth Day Hike ​Anne Kolb
Fri., Apr. 24
​8:30-10:30 a.m. ​Canoe/Tandem Kayak Class ​West Lake
​7-10 p.m. ​Spring Fling Dance
(ages 18+ w/ developmental disabilities)
​Sunrise Civic Center
Fri.-Sat., Apr. 24-25
​call for times ​Deerfield Beach Wine & Food Festival ​Quiet Waters
Sat., Apr. 25
​9 a.m.-1 p.m. ​Spring Into Gardening Native Plant Sale ​Fern Forest
​10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. ​10th Annual Children's BookFest ​African-American Research Library & Cultural Center
​1-10 p.m. ​Cooper City Founder's Day ​Brian Piccolo
​4-6 p.m. ​Broward Nature Bike & Hike ​Saw Palmetto
Sun., Apr. 26
​first light-1 p.m. ​Junior Bass Tournament Trail
(ages 12-17)
​Quiet Waters
​noon ​Nature Lecture Series: Spiders ​Fern Forest
Sat., May 2
​8-9 a.m. ​Bald Eagle Walk & Watch ​Quiet Waters
​8:30-10:30 a.m. ​Bird Walk ​Deerfield Island
​7-9 p.m. ​Moonlight Paddle ​West Lake
​8-9 p.m. ​Nature at Night Hike ​Deerfield Island
Sun., May 3
​noon ​Nature Lecture Series:
Dangerous Plants, Animals, & Insects
​Fern Forest
Wed., May 6
​7:30-9 p.m. ​Sunset Nature Walk:
The Bee's Knees
​Miramar Pineland
Sat., May 9
​8:30-10:30 a.m. ​Kayak Class ​West Lake
Sun., May 10
​7:30 a.m. ​Bird Walk ​Tall Cypress
​7:30-9 p.m. ​Sunset Nature Walk:
The Bee's Knees
​Miramar Pineland
Fri., May 15
​7-9:30 p.m. ​Teen Social: Hawaiian Luau
(ages 13-21 w/ developmental disabilities)
​Fern Forest
​7:30-9:30 p.m. ​Sunset Kayak & Stroll ​Deerfield Island
​8-9 p.m. ​Nature at Night Hike ​Long Key
Sat., May 16
​9 a.m. & 10 a.m. ​Science Eye Saturday Safari:
Butterflies in Bloom
​Everglades Holiday
​8-9 p.m. ​Nature at Night Hike ​Pine Island Ridge
​8-9 p.m. ​Night Hike ​Helene Klein
Sun., May 17
​8:30-10:30 a.m. ​West Lake Tour ​West Lake
Wed., May 20
​5-9 p.m. ​Food Truck Invasion ​Brian Piccolo
Sat., May 23
​8:30-10:30 a.m. ​Kayak Class ​West Lake
Sat., May 30
​4-6 p.m. ​Broward Nature Bike & Hike ​Saw Palmetto
Tues., June 2
​7:30-9:30 p.m. ​Moonlight Paddle ​West Lake
Wed., June 3
​7:30-9 p.m. ​Sunset Nature Walk:
The Secret Language of Leaves
​Miramar Pineland
Fri., June 5
​6-9 p.m. ​Splashtacular ​Quiet Waters
Sat., June 6
​8:30-10:30 a.m. ​Kayak Class ​West Lake
Sun., June 7
​7:30-9 p.m. ​Sunset Nature Walk:
The Secret Language of Leaves
​Miramar Pineland
Mon.-Thurs.,
June 8-11
​8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. ​Buckaroos One-Day Summer Horse Camps ​Tradewinds
Fri., June 12
​7-9:30 p.m. ​Friday Night Social
(adults living with mental illness)
​Anne Kolb
Sun., June 14
​7:30 a.m. ​Bird Walk ​Tall Cypress
​8:30-10:30 a.m. ​Canoe/Tandem Kayak Class ​West Lake
Mon.-Tues., June 15-16
​8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. ​Trotters Two-Day Summer Horse Camp ​Tradewinds
Wed., June 17
5-9 p.m. ​Food Truck Invasion ​Brian Piccolo
Wed.-Thurs., June 17-18
​8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. ​Trotters Two-Day Summer Horse Camp ​Tradewinds
Fri., June 19
​7:30-9 p.m. ​An Evening With the Stars
Astronomy Program
​Fern Forest
​8-9 p.m. ​Nature at Night Hike ​Long Key
Sat., June 20
​8:30-10:30 a.m. ​West Lake Tour ​West Lake
​9 a.m. & 10 a.m. ​Science Eye Saturday Safari:
Create Your Own Marsh Animal
​Everglades Holiday
Sun., June 21
​8:30-10:30 a.m. ​Kayak Class ​West Lake
Mon.-Tues., June 22-23
​8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. ​Trotters Two-Day Summer Horse Camp ​Tradewinds
Mon.-Fri., June 22-26
​9 a.m.-noon ​Nature Detectives ​Fern Forest
Wed.-Thurs., June 24-25
​8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. ​Trotters Two-Day Summer Horse Camp ​Tradewinds
Fri., June 26
​6-10 p.m. ​Superhero Splash Bash ​Quiet Waters
Sat., June 27
​4-6 p.m. ​Broward Nature Bike & Hike ​Turtle Run
Mon.-Thurs., July 6-9
​8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. ​Trailblazers Four-Day Summer Horse Camp ​Tradewinds
Fri., July 10
​6-10 p.m. ​Superhero Splash Bash ​Quiet Waters
Mon.-Thurs., July 13-16
​8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. ​Trailblazers Four-Day Summer Horse Camp ​Tradewinds
Fri., July 17
​7-10 p.m. ​Summer Social Dance
(ages 18+ w/ developmental disabilities)
​Tree Tops
Sat., July 18
​9 a.m. & 10 a.m. ​Science Eye Saturday Safari:
Marsh Landing
​Everglades Holiday
Mon.-Thurs., July 20-23
​8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. ​Trailblazers Four-Day Summer Horse Camp ​Tradewinds
Fri., July 24
​6-10 p.m. ​Superhero Splash Bash ​Quiet Waters
Fri., July 31
​8-9 p.m. ​Once-in-a-Blue-Moon Hike ​Long Key
Sat., Aug. 1
​8:30-10:30 a.m. ​Kayak Class ​West Lake
Mon.-Thurs., Aug. 3-6
​8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. ​Horsemasters Advanced Four-Day
Summer Horse Camp
​Tradewinds
Mon.-Fri., Aug. 3-7
​9 a.m.-noon ​Nature Detectives ​Fern Forest
​9 a.m.-noon and/or 1-4 p.m. ​Apprentice Naturalist Summer Camp ​North Broward Natural Areas
Fri.,  Aug. 7
​6-10 p.m. ​Superhero Splash Bash ​Quiet Waters
Mon.-Thurs., Aug. 10-13
​8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. ​Horsemasters Advanced Four-Day
Summer Horse Camp
​Tradewinds
Fri., Aug. 14
​7-9:30 p.m. ​Teen Social: Back-to-School Dance
(ages 13-21 w/ developmental disabilities)
​Sunrise Civic Center
Sat., Aug. 15
​8:30-10:30 a.m. ​West Lake Tour ​West Lake
​9 a.m. & 10 a.m. ​Science Eye Saturday Safari:
Solar S'Mores
​Everglades Holiday
​9 a.m.-1 p.m. ​Go Native Plant Sale ​Secret Woods
Fri., Aug. 28
​8-9 p.m. ​Full Moon Hike ​Long Key
Sat., Aug. 29
​7-9 p.m. ​Moonlight Paddle ​West Lake
Mon., Aug. 31
​7:30-8:30 p.m. ​Night Hike ​Secret Woods
Sat., Sept. 12
​9 a.m.-1 p.m. ​Fall Into Foliage Native Plant Sale ​Fern Forest
​8-9 p.m. ​Night Hike ​Tall Cypress
Fri., Sept. 18
​7:30-8:30 p.m. ​Night Hike by the Seashore ​Hollywood North Beach
​8-9 p.m. ​Nature at Night Hike ​Long Key
Sat., Sept. 19
​9 a.m. & 10 a.m. ​Science Eye Saturday Safari:
Bear Huggers
​Everglades Holiday
Fri., Sept. 25
​7:30-9 p.m. ​An Evening With the Stars
Astronomy Program
​Fern Forest
Fri., Oct. 2
​7-9:30 p.m. ​Friday Night Social
(adults living with with mental illness)
​Tree Tops
Sat., Oct. 10
​8-9 p.m. ​Night Hike ​Woodmont
Fri., Oct. 16
​7-10 p.m. ​Fall Frolic Dance
(ages 18+ w/ developmental disabilities)
​Tree Tops
Sat., Oct. 17
​9 a.m. & 10 a.m. ​Science Eye Saturday Safari:
Marshes in Double Toil & Trouble
​Everglades Holiday
Tues., Oct. 27
​6:30-7:30 p.m. ​Night Hike ​Secret Woods
Fri., Nov. 13
​6-7 p.m. ​Nature at Night Hike ​Long Key
​7-9:30 p.m. ​Teen Social: Western Hoedown
(ages 13-21 w/ developmental disabilities)
​Tree Tops
Sat., Nov. 14
​10 a.m.-2 p.m. ​Go Native Plant Sale ​Quiet Waters
​6-7 p.m. ​Nature at Night Hike ​Pine Island Ridge
Sun., Nov. 15
​noon ​Nature Lecture Series: Snakes ​Fern Forest
Fri., Nov. 20
​7-8 p.m. ​Night Hike ​Fern Forest
Sat., Nov. 21
​9 a.m. & 10 a.m. ​Science Eye Saturday Safari:
Calling All Florida Wild Turkeys
​Everglades Holiday
​7-8 p.m. ​Night Hike ​Hillsboro Pineland
Sun., Nov. 22
​noon ​Nature Lecture Series: Spiders ​Fern Forest
Sun., Nov. 29
​noon ​Nature Lecture Series:
Dangerous Plants, Animals, & Insects
​Fern Forest
Fri., Dec. 11
​6-7 p.m. ​New Moon Hike ​Long Key
Sat., Dec. 12
​7-8 p.m. ​Night Hike ​Saw Palmetto
Fri., Dec. 18
​7:30-9 p.m. ​An Evening With the Stars
Astronomy Program
​Fern Forest
Sat., Dec. 19
​9 a.m. & 10 a.m. ​Science Eye Saturday Safari:
Santa Bob Claus
​Everglades Holiday

ALL INFORMATION SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations in order to participate in programs, services, and activities must contact the Special Populations Section at 954-357-8170 or TTY 954-537-2844 at least five (5) business days prior to the scheduled meeting or event.