May Nature Events

A monthly e-newsletter sharing our nature news and events Birding Diversity at the Carlton Reserve   Calling all birding enthusiasts! Be tantalized and wowed by the vast array of bird species and nature found at the beautiful Carlton Reserve. Join local birder,...

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Help Chart the Future Parks of Sarasota April 6, 7, 8

Join in the Conversation to plan the Parks, Preserves and Recreation Road Map for the Future.

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Nature Events in Sarasota’s Parks for February 2015

Lots of varied activities - from moon walks to bicycling to the Surrey rides on the Trail! A monthly e-newsletter sharing our nature news and events This Saturday! FIRE FEST 2015! Prescribed Burn Demos - live! Special guest speakers Fire...

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Have you re-registered as a County Volunteer?

Sarasota County's Volunteer Sarasota Site Goes Live   If you haven’t re-registered on the County’s Volunteer Web Site already, this is a good time to do it!   New, quite impressive volunteer communication software is now live on VOLUNTEER Sarasota County....

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July events in Sarasota’s parks

Be Floridian! This is the monthly round-up of Nature events going on in Sarasota's parks and open lands. Did you know that we shouldn't fertilize using nitrogen and phosphorus between June 1 and September 30 and that slow-release fertilizer is required the rest of...

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The Friends are busy! Check out what our Chapters are up to

  "The main goal of the  Friends of Sarasota County Parks  is to bring participants and volunteers into the parks." That's our Mission Statement in a nutshell. Fact is, the Friends consistently log over 1,000 volunteer hours each month. No...

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What starts in parks is gathered here: The April 2014 Friends Newsletter

The Friends of Sarasota County Parks, Inc. In This Issue R U Ready? Chapter Talk Estuarial Worthy Cause Our Friends Gulf Coast Gives You'd Be Perfect SRQ Volunteen === Foscp.org Our Chapters Join the Friends Volunteer! Help us keep our...

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A Panoply of Walks, Rides and Nature Events for January 2014 – Happy New Year!

A monthly e-newsletter sharing our news and events Bring your School Age Children to Phillippi Estate Park and Become a Little Naturalist! Looking for an alternative to the typical playgroup? Then bring your school age child to connect with nature...

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A Holiday note of thanks for a great 2013 to all our volunteers

The Friends of Sarasota County Parks, Inc. In This Issue Thank You Our Friends We are a founding member of Gulf Coast Gives You'd Be Perfect SRQ Volunteen === Foscp.org Our Chapters Join the Friends Volunteer! Help us keep our...

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Fire! and other Sarasota Parks Nature Events for December 2013

] A monthly e-newsletter sharing our news and events Welcome to the new Natural Resources e-newsletter! Sarasota County is an exceptional place to get outside and enjoy all that our community's natural areas have to offer. The goal of this newsletter is to...

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