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Wild Foods Foraging 9:00 am
Wild Foods Foraging @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Jun 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Wild Foods Foraging @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Wild foods abound at Dade Battlefield, just waiting for educated visitors to sample with expert park staff and volunteers as their guides. We will forage for wild foods on the park grounds, create some wild food dishes and sample them!
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Weeki Wachee Wildlife Encounters 1:00 pm
Weeki Wachee Wildlife Encounters @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Jun 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Weeki Wachee Wildlife Encounters @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Come for a special wildlife outreach program by Weeki Wachee Springs State Park. See animals in person and learn fun facts about these critters. Cost is $3/vehicle or Florida State Parks Annual Pass.
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Silk Scarf Printing 10:00 am
Silk Scarf Printing @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Jun 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Silk Scarf Printing @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Join expert volunteers as we learn how to imprint designs from silk ties on to white silk scarves. All materials are provided. Cost is $3/vehicle or Annual Florida State Park pass plus $5/person. Pre-registration is required. Call 352-793-4781 or email DadePrograms@FloridaDEP.gov
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Soldier/Seminole Reenactor-Led Battlefield Walk Program 10:00 am
Soldier/Seminole Reenactor-Led Battlefield Walk Program @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Soldier/Seminole Reenactor-Led Battlefield Walk Program @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park | Bushnell | Florida | United States
Join us on a reenactor-led battlefield walk/program on the Fort King Road. Cost is $3/vehicle (or Florida State Parks Annual Pass).
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Florida Black Bear Curriculum Workshop for Educators 10:00 am
Florida Black Bear Curriculum Workshop for Educators @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Jun 19 @ 10:00 am – 2:30 pm
Florida Black Bear Curriculum Workshop for Educators @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Black bears and their habitats are studied and celebrated in this educational workshop which will include educational activities on bears and their habitats and provide a free online curriculum guide and other printed bear materials. The workshop is geared towards
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Florida Trees with County Forester Arthur Clothier 10:00 am
Florida Trees with County Forester Arthur Clothier @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Jun 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Florida Trees with County Forester Arthur Clothier @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Join County Forester Arthur Clothier for a walk through the forest to learn our common trees followed by fun tree activities. Cost is $3/vehicle (or Florida State Parks Annual Pass).
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Pine Needle Basket Class 6/23/24 1:00 pm
Pine Needle Basket Class 6/23/24 @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Jun 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Pine Needle Basket Class 6/23/24 @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Traditional pine needle basketry is taught by Dade’s experienced volunteers. All materials are provided to make a longleaf pine needle basket. Pre-register by calling 352-793-4781 or email DadePrograms@FloridaDEP.gov. Cost is $3/vehicle (or Florida State Parks Annual Pass) plus $5/person activities
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Palm Weaving/Boondoggle Class 10:00 am
Palm Weaving/Boondoggle Class @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Palm Weaving/Boondoggle Class @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Learn how to make palm/palmetto frond crafts with expert instruction from experienced palm weavers. Cost is $3/vehicle or Florida State Parks Annual Pass plus $5/person. Pre-registration is required at 352-793-4781 or email DadePrograms@FloridaDEP.gov.
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Campfire Dutch Oven Cooking 6/29/24 9:00 am
Campfire Dutch Oven Cooking 6/29/24 @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Jun 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Campfire Dutch Oven Cooking 6/29/24 @ Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
Join us for a Dutch oven class where we will learn Dutch oven techniques, make several cast-iron dishes and then sample them. Cost is $3/vehicle (or Florida State Parks Annual Pass) plus $5/person activities fee. Pre-register by calling 352-793-4781 or
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