J.N. Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge

JN Darling Wildlife Refuge 2017

While on a recent vacation to beautiful Sanibel Island, we decided to check out the J.N. Darling Wildlife Refuge. It’s a good idea to start at the Free Visitor/Education Center with several interactive exhibits, schedules and information about J.N. Darling and the refuge and a really nice gift shop. You can hike, bike or drive […]

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Visit Hoffman’s Winter Wonderland until December 30

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5190 Lake Worth Road Lake Worth, Florida You have until December 30, 2016 from 6pm to 10pm nightly except Christmas Eve and Christmas Day to go and visit Hoffman’s Winter Wonderland. Truly amazing with beautiful Christmas nativity scene and Hanukkah Menorah display and thousands of lights all around. Children will love visiting Santa and Mrs. […]

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Mounts Botanical Garden – relax and recharge the senses

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531 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach (Across from PB International Airport) Free Parking Admission: Free to members, $5.00 for non-members. Hours: 7 days a week, 10:00 a.m. to 4 p.m. If you haven’t been to Mounts Botanical Garden in a while, take some time and visit especially during this time of year. Cooler, drier […]

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Manatee Lagoon Discovery Center opening Feb. 6

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Manatee Lagoon Discovery Center, FPL’s brand new eco-discovery center opening Feb. 6 at 9 a.m. and admission and parking are absolutely free. Adjacent to FPL’s Riviera Beach Next Generation Clean Energy Center where, every winter hundreds of manatees gather during cold snaps enjoying the plant’s warm 97 degrees water. Located at 6000 North Flagler Drive […]

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My visit to Mounts Botanical Garden

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Every year, Mounts Botanical Garden has several events and this past weekend Sept. 15 and 16, I visited Mounts Botanical Garden where they had “A Shady Affair/Everything Orchids”. Although we did get quite a bit of rain Saturday, the morning was nice. Sunday was a much better day as far as the weather was concerned, […]

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