- Thursday October 11, 2012
- Sarasota Garden Club, 1131 Blvd. of the Arts
- Gerlinde Kohl
- Contact Phone:
- (941) 474-4712
- Contact Email:
Join the Manatee-Sarasota Sierra Group’s General Meeting on Thursday, Oct. 11, 7 p.m. at the Sarasota Garden Club, 1131 Blvd. of the Arts. Thomas Becnel, a longtime feature writer for the Sarasota Herald-Tribune, will speak about his outdoor recreation column, Play!, and about his popular series of “Hidden Sarasota” features. These have included everything from the Edwards Islands and Myakkahatchee Creek to North Water Tower Park and the South Venice Ferry. Come and find out what you’re missing! Bring a snack or dessert to share at the social time afterwards. For information contact Linda Jones 941-358-3249.
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