- Saturday March 9, 2013
- 10:00am - 11:30am
- Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium, 1600 Ken Thompson Parkway, Sarasota
- Group Hosting:
- Mote Marine Laboratory's Education Department
- Becky Wilson
- Contact Phone:
- 388-4441, Ext. 348
- Contact Email:
- Ticket Price:
- $24 for members; $8 for nonmembers
Join Mote to kayak through Sarasota Bay and discover the marine animals and plants that thrive in Florida's coastal waters. Learn how Mote’s scientists study this unique environment during a 90-minute leisurely paddle. All kayaking equipment is provided and class begins with basic kayaking instruction. Ages 11 and up. Kids under 14 must attend class with an adult. Kids ages 14 to 18 may attend on their own, but must bring a notarized medical treatment authorization form.
PHOTO GALLERY: Jen's MarketPlace farmer's market
Aug. 30, after a three-year hiatus the Lakewood Ranch farmer's market returned to Main Street, with about 22 vendors and a new name — Jen's MarketPlace.
PHOTO GALLERY: Operation Pet Rescue
Animal lovers converged Aug. 30 on Lakewood Ranch Main Street for Operation Pet Rescue. Participants visited booths run by the Humane Society of Lakewood Ranch volunteers, for stamps. Proceeds from the raffle benefited the East County rescue.
PHOTO GALLERY: Sarasota football vs. Booker
The visiting Booker High football team held on to beat crosstown rival Sarasota 18-9 in its season opener Aug. 29, giving coach Recharde Goodwyn his first win as a head coach.
PHOTO GALLERY: Bird Key Yacht Club Labor Day Celebration
Bird Key Yacht Club kicks off Labor Day weekend with its Labor Day Celebration Party Friday, Aug. 29, at Bird Key Yacht Club.