|OUR FOUNDATION CALENDAR is just a click away!
Foundation programs are FREE; donations gratefully accepted in person or at (click) The PayPal Giving Fund
- Saturday March 2, April 6 | 8 to 10 a.m.
The Morning Meander – Lee County Bird Patrol Tour
Meet at Shelter A7 in the park. Walking tour with Bird Patrol guide. Bring camera, binoculars, water. Wear hat, sunscreen or other sun protection, comfortable shoes, appropriate clothing for the weather.
- Saturday March 9 | 9 to 11 a.m.
Community Garden Monthly Gathering
ECHO Global Farm staff visits the Community Garden for an educational gardening talk. Erica Shoenberger, who specializes in Community Garden / Propagation, will lead the discussion, to include worm composting techniques. PLEASE R.S.V.P toCommunityGarden@LakesPark.org
- Saturday March 9, April 13 – 9 to 10 a.m.
Botanic Garden Tour with Master Gardener Paula Novander
Botanic Garden Tours occur on the 2nd Saturday each month, November through April for 2018. Tours are conducted by a Master Naturalist. Meet at the Community Garden sign by 9:00 AM.
- Wednesday March 20, April 17 – 10 to 11 a.m.
StoryTime in the Garden – fun for the pre-school set
Lakes Park Enrichment Foundation presents STORYTIME IN THE GARDEN, 3rd Wednesday of the month from October—April 2017 at 10 a.m. Stories, activities appropriate for the pre-school set. Parents must stay with their children. Meet in the Children’s Garden.
- Wednesday March 27, April 24 – 9 to 1 p.m.
Farmer’s Market – take a stroll, buy fresh produce, stay for lunch!
The Lakes Park Enrichment Foundation, in conjunction with Local Roots, LLC, hosts the Farmers Market, which features growers, producers and suppliers of fresh fruits, vegetables, organics, seafood, meats, cheeses, prepared foods, flowers and more. There are breakfast and lunch items to choose from while enjoying the park and browsing the market. Parking is free for market shoppers.