Thursday, March 26th 2015
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Thursday, March 26th, 2015
Education Series for the Curious Adult
Runs through Thursday, March 26th, 2015
Time & Place
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM EDT
Rainbow Springs State Park; 19158 South West 81st Place Road; Dunnellon, FL 34432
Free with regular park admission.
Rainbow Springs State Park and the Friends of Rainbow Springs invite any and all curious adults interested in learning about a variety of topics such as gardening, native wildlife and pollinators, invasive exotic plants, local Florida history, protection of the River and watershed, the ground beneath your feet and so much more. The Adult Education Series are monthly talks given in a comfortable sit-down setting and will include presentations by local professionals, Master Gardeners, historians, Rainbow Springs State Park staff and volunteers and guest speakers from different occupations and backgrounds. There is something to learn for everyone.
Presentations will be given in a covered open-air pavilion that is ADA accessible.
Presentations will be approximately one to one and a half hours in length.
Arrive early to enjoy refreshments and to get a seat. Space is limited.
Refreshments will be provided by the Friends of Rainbow Springs volunteer citizen support organization.
In order to participate in this program, one:
• Must have the ability to follow visual and/or verbal instructions independently or with the assistance of a companion
• Must have the ability to withstand exposure to outdoor air temperatures under a covered pavilion for up to two hours
• Must have the ability sit or stand independently or with the assistance of a companion for up to two hours.
This month's presentation is "Adult Camellia and Azalea Talk", to be given in the Felburn Pavilion:
Join us for a presentation on native and non-native ornamental camellia and azalea flowers. Learn about their unique characteristics and basic care needs from an experienced volunteer who has worked with Rainbow's azaleas and camellias from the very beginning!
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