Monthly Calendar

 August 2016 Calendar of Events at Secret Woods Nature Center

Preregistration is required for many programs. Call to confirm.

​ACTIVITY ​DATE AND TIME
Guided Nature Walks Saturdays, 3:30 p.m., Sundays, 9:30 a.m. & 3:30 p.m.
Lori's Line Dancing Saturdays, 9-10 a.m.
Summer Home Landscape Series ​Thursdays, August 4 and 11, 7-8:30 p.m.
Florida Native Plant Society ​No meeting in August.
Tot Walk ​Monday, August 8, 10-11 a.m.
EcoAction Volunteer Workday ​Saturday, August 13, 9 a.m.-noon
Go Native Plant Sale ​Saturday, August 13, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Nature Tots ​Thursday, August 25, 10-11 a.m.
Tapestries of Nature ​Saturday, August 27, 8-9 p.m.
Jamming in the Park ​Sunday, August 28, 1-4 p.m.

 

 entry sign for Secret Woods Nature Center

 boardwalk at Secret Woods Nature Center

Guided Nature Walks
Saturdays, 3:30 p.m., and Sundays, 9:30 a.m. & 3:30 p.m. Explore the trails at Secret Woods while learning about native South Florida habitats. For all ages. Free.

EcoAction Workdays
Second Saturday of the month, 9 a.m. Volunteers clean up trash, plant native plants, and/or remove non-native invasive plants. Students can earn community service hours for graduation and college scholarships, and others can help improve and preserve the environment. Volunteers should dress appropriately with long sleeves, long pants, and closed-toe shoes that can get dirty. Participants should bring gloves, a hat, sunscreen, insect repellent, and drinking water. Extra tools such as shovels, rakes, and hand pruners are welcome. A volunteer form must be filled out in order to participate.
Free. Fourth Sunday of the month, 1 p.m. Bring your favorite instrument and join in an acoustic music jam. Free. Learn about photography, painting, recycling, plants, and nature as you volunteer to help at our special events. Hike our trails and pick up litter, plant native trees, remove exotic plants, or maintain our geocaches and letterboxes. Feeling crafty? Design and create signs, decorations, and games for our upcoming programs. Need community service hours to graduate? We'll customize a program tailored to your interests and schedule. Contact the Friends of Secret Woods at or call at 954-357-8884.

Jamming in the Park
Fourth Sunday of the month, 1 p.m. Bring your favorite instrument and join in an acoustic music jam. Free.

Lori's Line Dancing
The musical lineup includes a wide range of beginner, improved beginner, and intermediate dances to peppy musicial genres including pop, country, rock 'n' roll, R&B, Latin, and soul. Fees: Classes are $8/person or $6/senior (ages 55 and up. Call Lori at 954-551-1354 to register.

Volunteers Needed!
 

Learn about photography, painting, recycling, plants, and nature as you volunteer to help at our special events. Hike our trails and pick up litter, plant native trees, remove exotic plants, or maintain our geocaches and letterboxes. Feeling crafty? Design and create signs, decorations, and games for our upcoming programs. Need community service hours to graduate? We'll customize a program tailored to your interests and schedule. Contact the Friends of Secret Woods at SWVolunteers@NPSBroward.org or call at 954-357-8884.