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Join Miguel A. Cisneros-Abreu at Historical Museum of Southern Florida

July 28, 2009

historical-museum-south-floridaHistorical Museum of Southern Florida

Tuesay, August 4 from 12-1 PM
Historical Museum of Southern Florida
101 West Flagler Street Downtown Miami
miguel1HMSF Members Free Non-Members $5

Join Miguel A. Cisneros-Abreu, President of the Redland Evening Herbal Society for an interactive and aromatic presentation on essential oils and medicinal plants. Learn how they can revolutionize  your health!

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Popular Craft Festival Returns To Lauderdale By The Sea

July 28, 2009

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American Craft Endeavors, Florida’s Largest Producer of First Class Craft Fairs, Presents The 11th Annual Lauderdale by the Sea Craft Festival Showcasing Local and Nationally Recognized Artists and Crafters

Lauderdale by the Sea, Florida (July 27, 2009) –South Florida’s favorite craft show celebrates its 11th anniversary on October 31 and November 1, 2009. This popular art event, with its spectacular views of the beach as a backdrop, transforms the streets into an outdoor craft art showcase complete with 150 crafters with affordable original works available for sale. Admission is free and open to the public.

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Butterfly Gardening Workshop - Coconut Creek, FL 33073

July 28, 2009

August 8, 2009 at 11 AM and also on
September 12, 2009 at 11 AM

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Learn How to Start Your Own Butterfly Garden!

Those attending the workshop will

1. Learn how to identify and attract local butterflies to their own back yards.

2. Learn about the plants best suited to start a butterfly garden.
3. See nectar and larval host plants for butterflies which are available in South Florida.
4. Receive a FREE Photo Guide to help identify butterflies and host plants.
5. Answer any questions you may have.

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Panama City Beach Summer Concert Series

July 27, 2009

panama-city-beachBring your chairs or blankets, a cooler and snacks or purchase refreshments from one of the local vendors, sit back and enjoy!

“Groovin’ on the Green” Presented by Carillon Beach Institute
Date: 07/27/2009
Weekly concert series featuring musical stylings including bluegrass, Top 40’s, Beach, Reggae, Country, Blues and Jazz.
Contact Number: 850-234-7819
Location: The Village Green
115 Carillon Market Street Suite 212
Panama City Beach, Florida 32413

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Florida-resident discounts at Gatorland

July 27, 2009

florida-resident-discounts-at-gatorlandIt’s a pre-dog days sale at Gatorland, the longtime attraction that features gator wrestlin’, the Gator Jumparoo (mmm, chicken) and an expansive breeding marsh with observation tower. Still on display at Gatorland are four leucistic alligators — ivory-skinned, blue-eyed giants. Those who stare into their eyes are said to receive good fortune. And Florida residents can get an eye-full at a discounted rate through July. It’s $8 off for adults and $5 cheaper for the kiddos.

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Morikami’s 2009 Bon Festival Will Meld Tradition, Entertainment And Fun For The Whole Family

July 27, 2009

August 8 Event To Feature Japanese Folk Dancing, Taiko Drumming, Floating Illuminated Lanterns, an Awe-Inspiring Fireworks Display and More!!

bon-festivalDelray Beach – July 16, 2009 – Inspired by Japan’s three-day Obon holiday honoring the spirits, The Morikami’s 32nd annual Bon Festival packs all of the celebration’s excitement into one fun-filled evening. Being held from 5-9 p.m. on Saturday, August 8, the festival will follow the holiday’s tradition of remembering ancestors and thanking them for the living’s quality of life with cultural activities, entertainment and food, as well as a sea of illuminated lanterns and fireworks.

The event, which draws audience members from across the country, will feature taiko drum performances by Fushu Daiko, a street fair with games, traditional Japanese folk dancing, American & Japanese cuisine, and the Kirin Beer Garden.

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Photo Opportunity

July 24, 2009

Clearwater Marine Aquarium to Help Release Rehabilitated Dolphin
Event will Provide Rare Photo/Video Opportunity

clear-water-marine-aqu-1Staff from Clearwater Marine Aquarium (CMA), Gulf World Marine Park and Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute plan to release rehabilitated Atlantic bottlenose dolphin, Dunham. CMA staff rescued Dunham from Anclote Key Island in December 2008. CMA staff will monitor Dunham’s progress through the use of a VHF transmitter for two months after the release. This will help provide researchers with important information about his progress and travels.

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Mote Marine Aquarium Happenings

July 24, 2009

mote-aquariumRare Kemp’s Ridley Sea Turtle at Mote for Rehab After Swallowing Balloon

An endangered Kemp’s ridley sea turtle (Lepidochelys kempii) has been brought to Mote’s Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Hospital after it swallowed a balloon — an episode that we hope will remind residents and visitors to stow their trash carefully.

The 3.3-pound young turtle washed up on a sandbar near the south end of Lido Key on Tuesday, July 14, with what appeared to be fishing line hanging from its mouth. Concerned swimmers called Mote biologists, who brought the Kemp’s ridley to Mote’s Sea Turtle Hospital.

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Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa and Hollywood Reel In Exclusive JAWS™ Slot Machines on July 20th

July 24, 2009

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa and Hollywood Reel In Exclusive JAWS Slot Machines on July 20th Partnership with The Florida Aquarium to Raise Awareness About Mysterious Predators with Swim with the Sharks Giveaway Featuring  NAUI SCUBA Certification  and Dive with the Sharks Encounter at The Florida Aquarium

mysterious-predators-with-sharksTAMPA, FL – JAWS slot machines are slated to surface exclusively in Florida at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa and Hollywood on Monday, July 20.  To celebrate the arrival of the Great White winning machines, Seminole Hard Rock is offering three weeks of surf & turf -themed giveaways designed to build excitement for the launch of JAWS slots and raise awareness about these mysterious and fascinating sea creatures.

Every Friday, July 24th, 31st and August 7, 2009, four

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Picture Perfect Garden Workshop

July 24, 2009

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park
Monday, July 27, 2009. 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.

stephen-foster-folk-culture-center-state-park-1Picture Perfect Garden Workshop
Participants will create your very own masterpiece for your porch or garden

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park will host a Picture Perfect Garden Workshop on Monday, July 27, 2009 from 2:00 am till 4:00 pm.

Taught by folk artist, Janet Moses, in this workshop, you will learn to create a beautiful masterpiece on reclaimed materials using your own imagination and personal touches. Come impress yourself with your creative abilities and leave with a piece of art that you will be proud to display on your porch or in your garden.
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