201810 October Activity Calendar

OCTOBER 2018    

Thursday, October 18th  Alligator Amblers meeting.  7pm  Please come early to get a light dinner and socialize.

Location: Perkins Restaurant and Bakery, 20320 Grande Oak Shoppes Blvd, Estero, FL 33928.

Program:  Estero Bay Buddies will provide information about estuaries, local paddles on Estero Bay. Proposed joint Ambler and Estero Bay Buddies hikes, kayak and maintenance cleanup activities will be discussed.  More information on those proposed activities will be posted later.

Sunday, October 21  9am – ~12pm    Hike  Cullum’s Trail on Kent Road, Bonita Springs, FL 34135.  Take west Terry to YMCA, turn right on Kent Rd and park at the end – parking for Cullum’s Trail.   Description:  walk on a path through forested area into Cullum’s Trail which runs alongside the Imperial River going west towards I-75.  This trail is very peaceful and a delight to walk.  Public invited.  Limit of 15 people.  A leisure walk.  RSVP to Brenda 239-594-0401

201811 November Activity Calendar


Saturday, November 3   10:30 am   Museum Tour   Marco Island Historical Museum, 180 Heathwood Dr. , Marco Island, FL 34145.  I-75 south to 951 travel west and go past US41 at intersection continue on to Bald Eagle Dr., turn left onto Heathwood Dr.   Description:  The museum provides an in depth colorful look at the island’s people and life styles from the Calusa era to late 1800′s.  View film, life size native americans, pioneer life and discovery of Marco Island “Cat” and native plant garden.  Free admission.  Public invited.  Limit of 15 people.  Leisure activity.  MUST RSVP to JoAnn 239-495-7644

Saturday, November 24   9am – 12:30pm   Pruning, clipping at “Koreshan State Park”.  Location: Koreshan State Park located at 3800 Corkscrew Rd, Estero, FL 33928.  Exit 123  off I-75 head west to US41.  Entrance is at the corner.  Description:  Detailing our “Koreshan State Park Settlement” clearing palm fronds, tree branch trimming, raking shell pathways and removing invasive grasses and vines.  Bring gloves, hat, suncreen, water, clippers, pruners, rakes and lunch.  Meet in Settlement parking lot.  FTA members only.  Limit 15 people.  Difficulty: moderate to strenuous.  RSVP to JoAnn 239-495-7644