- Sunday April 21, 2013
- 10:00am - 5:00pm
- 1843 S. Tamiami Trail, Osprey, FL 34229
- Group Hosting:
- Oscar Scherer State Park
- Wendell Vaught
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- Contact Email:
Join us for our 24th Annual Earth Day as we celebrate our commitment to saving the earth. We will have live music, a kids coloring contest and other children activities, native plants for sale, a story telling segment and puppet show, a photo exhibit, food vendors, Tram Rides to show you our Park and kayak demonstrations. If you have questions please contact the park at: 941-483-5956 or www.FloridaStateParks.org/oscarscherer
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