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Turtle Beach Campground is Sarasota County’s premier beachfront campground on Siesta Key. From sunrise to sunset, there is nothing like camping next to the Gulf of Mexico. This boutique campground features 39 RV and tent sites with full hookups.
What a busy morning at the Urfer Family Park playground today!
A Walk in the Shade with Denny and Al at Lemon Bay Park
Join Sarasota County volunteers, amateur botanists and Florida Plant Society members, Denny Girard and Al Squires for an informative walk and talk in the flatwoods of Lemon Bay Park. Enjoy the blooming saltbush and other fall flowers.
Wednesday, Oct. 18, 9 -1 1 a.m.
Lemon Bay Park
570 Bay Park Blvd., Englewood
Space is limited to 20.
Guide: Sarasota County volunteers.
Register here for this event.
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Fitness in the Park: Fit as a Fiddle for 50-plus
Looking for an opportunity to get a little fresh air, meet new people and get healthier and stronger? Join us for a walk to improve health, balance and overall fitness. Enjoy the exercise stations (especially designed for walkers 50-plus) along the trail. This is a gentle workout and not for advanced fitness buffs. The goal: to strengthen muscles, help minimize the risk of falls, instill a sense of well-being and quality of life through exercise and companionship. Wear comfortable athletic shoes and sun protection and/or hat and bring water. Be prepared to walk 1 - 2 miles on paved and relatively even unpaved trails.
Fridays, Oct. 13, 20, 27
8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Urfer Family Park
4000 Honore Ave., Sarasota
Space is unlimited.
Guide: Sarasota County staff.
No registration needed.