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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

UF/IFAS Earth Day Everyday for Youth & Family 4/18/14 10AM - 12PM 2014-04-18 10:00:00 2014-04-18 12:00:00

1800 Weedon Dr NE 1800 Weedon Dr NE St. Petersburg | View map

 UF/IFAS Earth Day Everyday for Youth & Family Youth and families are invited to join UF/IFAS Faculty for this fun, interactive program...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Weedon Photography Hikes 2014 Multiple Dates 2014-06-21 08:00:00 2014-06-21 10:00:00

1800 Weedon Dr NE 1800 Weedon Dr NE St. Petersburg | View map

Hike the Preserve in search of that perfect shot. This program provides great opportunities for photographers of all levels to hone their...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Weedon Island Guided Hike - January Multiple Dates 2014-01-04 09:00:00 2014-01-04 11:00:00

1800 Weedon Dr NE 1800 Weedon Dr NE St. Petersburg | View map

This is a hike through coastal mangrove and upland ecosystems of the Preserve. Join us to learn about the coastal environment and the early...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Weedon Island Guided Hike - February Multiple Dates 2014-02-08 09:00:00 2014-02-08 11:00:00

1800 Weedon Dr NE 1800 Weedon Dr NE St. Petersburg | View map

This is a hike through coastal mangrove and upland ecosystems of the Preserve. Join us to learn about the coastal environment and the early...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Weedon Island Guided Hike - March Multiple Dates 2014-03-01 09:00:00 2014-03-01 11:00:00

1800 Weedon Dr NE 1800 Weedon Dr NE St. Petersburg | View map

This is a hike through coastal mangrove and upland ecosystems of the Preserve. Join us to learn about the coastal environment and the early...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Weedon Island Guided Hike - April Multiple Dates 2014-04-05 09:00:00 2014-04-05 11:00:00

1800 Weedon Dr NE 1800 Weedon Dr NE St. Petersburg | View map

This is a hike through coastal mangrove and upland ecosystems of the Preserve. Join us to learn about the coastal environment and the early...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

April - Wee-Time @ Weedon Multiple Dates 2014-04-24 10:30:00 2014-04-24 11:15:00

1800 Weedon Dr NE 1800 Weedon Dr NE St. Petersburg | View map

This program is designed to introduce pre-school children to the wonders of the natural and cultural world. Every second and fourth...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Introduction to Plant Identification 4/26/14 10AM - 11:30AM 2014-04-26 10:00:00 2014-04-26 11:30:00

Weedon Island St. Petersburg FL | View map

Join a local Extension specialist and examine the basics of plant identification, from using simple keys to identifying critical...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Weedon Island Guided Hike - May Multiple Dates 2014-05-03 09:00:00 2014-05-03 11:00:00

1800 Weedon Dr NE 1800 Weedon Dr NE St. Petersburg | View map

This is a hike through coastal mangrove and upland ecosystems of the Preserve. Join us to learn about the coastal environment and the early...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

The Life of a Gopher Tortoise 5/3/14 10AM - 12PM 2014-05-03 10:00:00 2014-05-03 12:00:00

Weedon Island St. Petersburg FL | View map

Weedon Island Preserve is home to one of the three largest remaining gopher tortoise populations in Pinellas County.  George L. Heinrich of...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

May - Wee-Time @ Weedon Multiple Dates 2014-05-22 10:30:00 2014-05-22 11:15:00

1800 Weedon Dr NE 1800 Weedon Dr NE St. Petersburg | View map

This program is designed to introduce pre-school children to the wonders of the natural and cultural world. Every second and fourth...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

The Great Weedon Bird Quest Multiple Dates 2014-06-13 08:00:00 2014-06-13 11:00:00

1800 Weedon Dr NE 1800 Weedon Dr NE St. Petersburg | View map

Join us on a quest to find Weedon Island Preserve birds! Learn the identifying marks and behaviors of our feathered year-round residents...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Bright Futures Ranger Naturalist Program Overview 5/10/14 10AM - 11AM 2014-05-10 10:00:00 2014-05-10 11:00:00

1800 Weedon Dr NE 1800 Weedon Dr NE St. Petersburg | View map

Ranger Naturalist Program A Bright Futures Program at Weedon Island Please join us for this interest meeting to learn what the Ranger...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Going Coastal: Intro to Fishing for Youth 5/10/14 1PM - 4PM 2014-05-10 13:00:00 2014-05-10 16:00:00

1800 Weedon Dr NE 1800 Weedon Dr NE St. Petersburg | View map

Going Coastal:  Introduction to Fishing for Youth In Florida, fishing is a great way for the whole family to enjoy the outdoors all year...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Suncoast CISMA: Aquatic Invaders 5/22/14 9:30AM - 12PM 2014-05-22 09:30:00 2014-05-22 12:00:00

Weedon Island Preserve 1800 Weedon Dr NE St. Petersburg | View map

The Suncoast Cooperative Invasive Species Management Area (CISMA) is hosting two professionals to discuss aquatic invaders. Jeffrey E....

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Clearwater Aquarium: Bringing Up Baby 5/24/14 10AM - 11AM 2014-05-24 10:00:00 2014-05-24 11:00:00

1800 Weedon Dr NE 1800 Weedon Dr NE St. Petersburg | View map

Bringing Up Baby   What does it take to care for an orphaned dolphin or otter pup? Join the Clearwater Marine Aquarium (CMA) staff as...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Archaeology Works: Hunting Tech 5/31/14 10AM - 12PM 2014-05-31 10:00:00 2014-05-31 12:00:00

1800 Weedon Dr NE 1800 Weedon Dr NE St. Petersburg | View map

  How would you put dinner on the table if you were living in prehistoric Florida? Archaeologists look at how artifacts like stone tools...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Weedon Island Guided Hike - June Multiple Dates 2014-06-07 09:00:00 2014-06-07 11:00:00

1800 Weedon Dr NE 1800 Weedon Dr NE St. Petersburg | View map

This is a hike through coastal mangrove and upland ecosystems of the Preserve. Join us to learn about the coastal environment and the early...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

June - Wee-Time @ Weedon Multiple Dates 2014-06-26 10:30:00 2014-06-26 11:15:00

1800 Weedon Dr NE 1800 Weedon Dr NE St. Petersburg | View map

This program is designed to introduce pre-school children to the wonders of the natural and cultural world. Every second and fourth...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Rainwater Harvesting Workshop 6/14/14 10AM - 11:30AM 2014-06-14 10:00:00 2014-06-14 11:30:00

Weedon Island Preserve 1800 Weedon Drive NE St. Petersburg FL | View map

Have you ever thought “What a waste!” when you see rainwater pouring out of your gutter down spout and then down the street? By attending...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

What's That Wading Bird? 6/21/14 10AM - 11AM 2014-06-21 10:00:00 2014-06-21 11:00:00

Weedon Island St. Petersburg FL | View map

Is it an Egret or a Heron? Florida is home to many beautiful wading birds. With a few tips you can learn to tell them all apart. These...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Archaeology Works: Dirt 6/28/14 10AM - 12PM 2014-06-28 10:00:00 2014-06-28 12:00:00

1800 Weedon Dr NE 1800 Weedon Dr NE St. Petersburg | View map

Archaeologists spend a lot of time in the dirt, but what can the soil tell us about people in the past? By studying the layers of soil in...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Weedon Island Guided Hike - July Multiple Dates 2014-07-05 09:00:00 2014-07-05 11:00:00

1800 Weedon Dr NE 1800 Weedon Dr NE St. Petersburg | View map

This is a hike through coastal mangrove and upland ecosystems of the Preserve. Join us to learn about the coastal environment and the early...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Attracting Backyard Wildlife 7/12/14 10AM - 11:30AM 2014-07-12 10:00:00 2014-07-12 11:30:00

Weedon Island Preserve St. Petersburg FL | View map

Florida has a diverse wildlife population, but rapid growth throughout Florida is destroying native wildlife habitat. We notice the loss of...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Entomology 101 7/19/14 10AM - 11:30AM 2014-07-19 10:00:00 2014-07-19 11:30:00

Weedon Island Preserve Weedon Island Preserve | View map

What is that bug? Insects are all around us; some beautiful, some annoying and some downright dangerous! Join us to learn about this...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Weedon Island Guided Hike - August Multiple Dates 2014-08-02 09:00:00 2014-08-02 11:00:00

1800 Weedon Dr NE 1800 Weedon Dr NE St. Petersburg | View map

This is a hike through coastal mangrove and upland ecosystems of the Preserve. Join us to learn about the coastal environment and the early...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Bugs & Butterflies in Your Backyard 4/5/14 10AM - 11:30AM

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What is that bug?  Does it bite? Join James Stevenson, Pinellas County Extension Specialist,  as he introduces you to the wonderful world...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Salty Topics: Sun-Eating Sea Slugs 4/3/14 7PM - 8PM

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  UF/IFAS Pinellas County Sea Grant Extension Presents Salty Topics   Sea slugs (not at all related to garden slugs) are a large group...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Beekeeping 101 - Open and Space Available- Please see Registration Link in description to be directed to registration 3/29/14 9AM - 4PM

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Please join us to learn everything you need to know to get started in beekeeping. Whether you are a beginner with one hive or just don't...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

March- Wee-Time @ Weedon Multiple Dates

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This program is designed to introduce pre-school children to the wonders of the natural and cultural world. Every second and fourth...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Seafood at your Fingertips 3/15/14 10AM - 12PM

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The American Heart Association recommends eating seafood twice a week to improve your heart health. But, with so many consumer options,...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Archaeology Lecture Series - Outside Influences, In-Place Change: Weeden Island to Safety Harbor Along The Gulf Coast 3/13/14 7PM - 8PM

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For centuries, the Manasota/Weeden Island peoples along the Gulf coast lived a lifestyle that was well adapted to fishing, gathering, and...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

UF/IFAS Extension: Managing Pests in the Vegetable Garden 3/8/14 10AM - 11:30AM

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 Join Urban Horticulture Agent, Theresa Badurek, to learn about: integrated pest management scouting for pests in your...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Salty Topics: Hook, Line, & Sink 'Em- A Study of Fish Descending Methods 3/6/14 7PM - 8PM

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  UF/IFAS Pinellas County Sea Grant Extension Presents Salty Topics Hook, Line, & Sink 'Em: Study of Fish Descending Methods John...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Archaeology Works Expo 3/1/14 10AM - 12PM

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Join the Florida Public Archaeology Network (FPAN) at the Weeden Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center on Saturday, March 1st...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

February - Wee-Time @ Weedon Multiple Dates

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This program is designed to introduce pre-school children to the wonders of the natural and cultural world. Every second and fourth...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Chickens 101 2/22/14 8:30AM - 12PM

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Interest in backyard poultry has increased due to new regulations allowing chickens in some local communities in Pinellas County.  This...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Archaeology Lecture Series - The Ebb and Flow of Life at Late Archaic Shell Rings along the Georgia Coast 2/20/14 7PM - 8PM

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This talk explores the nature of shell rings, which are sites that are large arcuate or circular piles of shell arranged around a central...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Archaeology Works: Dating 2/15/14 10AM - 12PM

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Archaeologists find lots of clues to the past, but how do they figure out how old all those dusty artifacts are? From looking at how...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Going Coastal: Florida's Sea Turtles 2/13/14 2PM - 3:30PM

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Learn the life histories of some of Florida’s most beloved marine creatures and what you can do to keep them safe during the nesting...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

“A Land Remembered” - SOLD OUT 2/8/14 1:30PM - 3:30PM

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A Land Remembered Thank you for your interest. This program is FULL as is the WAITING LIST. We will not be able to accomodate any...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Salty Topics: Sandy Beaches: Human impacts on ecology of a coastal habitat 2/6/14 7PM - 8PM

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  UF/IFAS Pinellas County Sea Grant Extension Presents Salty Topics Sandy Beaches: Human Impacts on Ecology of a Coastal Habitat Dr....

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Composting & Rainwater Harvesting Workshop 2/1/14 1PM - 3PM

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Composting and rainwater harvesting are great ways to stretch your gardening dollars and get recycle what is already on your site. This...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Birds of Prey 1/25/14 10AM - 11AM

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Several live birds of prey will be used to illustrate aspects of predator-prey relationships, adaptations that ensure success as predators,...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

January - Wee-Time @ Weedon Multiple Dates

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This program is designed to introduce pre-school children to the wonders of the natural and cultural world. Every second and fourth...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Archaeology Works: Fishing 1/18/14 10AM - 12PM

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People have been fishing Florida’s rivers, lakes, and coastal waters for thousands of years, but how did they catch their meals without the...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Going Coastal: Sharky Science 1/17/14 2PM - 3:30PM

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Going Coastal: Sharky Science Did you know there are about 350 different types of sharks? The dwarf shark is as small as your hand, while...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Archaeology Lecture Series - Pirates, Protestants, Militia, and Miskitu: The Royalization of Roatan Island 1/16/14 7PM - 8PM

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 In 1742, on the heels of the golden age of ‘pirates of the Caribbean,’ a British military outpost was established on Roatan Island off the...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Are You Weather Ready?:A Conversation with the National Weather Service 1/11/14 10AM - 11AM

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NWS Emergency Response Meteorologist Rick Davis will provide a weather presentation to increase Tampa Bay's weather-readiness. The region...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Introduction to Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ 1/4/14 10AM - 11AM

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This one hour overview class will familiarize you with the Nine Principles of Florida-Friendly Landscaping™. The class will be taught by...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Weedon Island Guided Hike - December Multiple Dates

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Note: December 28th hike has been cancelled. This is a hike through coastal mangrove and upland ecosystems of the Preserve. Join us to...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Florida's Fascinating Snakes 12/21/13 10AM - 11:30AM

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There are 46 native species of snakes in Florida and most occur in the central peninsula.  Despite playing important ecological roles as...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Archaeology Lecture Series - Mental Templates and a Revised Typology for Florida Paleoindian Points 12/19/13 7PM - 8PM

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  How many ways are there to make lanceolate points from Southeastern Coastal Plain chert? More than has been recognized in the past. Part...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

Estuary-Friendly Living with Canoe Excursion 12/14/13 1PM - 4PM

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  Estuaries are productive coastal habitats where freshwaters meet the sea. Just as estuaries attract wildlife, they offer prime real...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

The Great Weedon Bird Quest 2013 Multiple Dates

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Join us on a quest to find Weedon Island Preserve birds! Learn the identifying marks and behaviors of our feathered year-round residents...

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Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center - Pinellas County Extension

December - Wee-Time @ Weedon 12/12/13 10:30AM - 11:15AM

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This program is designed to introduce pre-school children to the wonders of the natural and cultural world. Every second and fourth...

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