Active chapters

 Friends of the Carlton Reserve      1800 Mabry Carlton Parkway Venice     FB: Friends of Carlton Reserve                                                             The public park of the Reserve has ample parking, a visitor’s center and interpretive nature trails for shorter hikes.  Activities           include  canoe/kayak launch (Border Road entrance), camping (call 941-861-5000), picnic shelters for use with reservation, picnic                                                                 primitive campsites, restrooms, trails both paved and unpaved. The Friends of the Carlton Reserve offer a variety of nature                                                                                 based and active recreation programs November through April.


Friends of Disc Golf                                        FB friendsofdiscgolf

Friends of Disc Golf raises awareness about the benefits of disc golf and supports the development of new public courses at area parks. Go to or Facebook page for upcoming events.


Englewood Farmers Market

Friends of Englewood Sports Complex

Friends of Englewood Veterans Memorial

Friends of Indian Mound Park

Friends of Lemon Bay Park

North Port Friends of Wildlife

Friends of Patriots Park

Friends of Phillipi Estate Park

Phillipi Farmhouse Market

Friends of Potter Park

Friends of Sarasota Pickleball

Friends of Therapeutic Recreation

Venice Community Center (VCC) Partners

Venice Farmers Market