Thursday, May 18, Alligator Amblers monthly meeting at Christus Victor Church, 15600 Tamiami Trail North, Naples, FL 34110. Social gathering 6:30 pm, meeting starts promptly at 7:00 pm. Our guest speaker for the evening will be Patrick Higgins, the recently elected President of the Friends of the Fakahatchee. He will bring us up to date on recent developments in the Fakahatchee Strand State Park including the proposal for the Boardwalk extension and the possibility of new culverts on Janes Scenic Highway. Members should be very interested in this wonderful resource because they conduct trail clearing operations there as well as leading hikes and bicycle trips in the park. After the presentation, members will get an update on past and future events in Southwest Florida.