There will be several aquatic activity tables set up on the "Big Lawn" with folks from Keep Tampa Bay Beautiful, Tampa Bay WaterAtlas, League of Environmental Educators in Florida, ConserveItForward.org and Camp Bayou volunteers. Door prizes will be awarded throughout the morning for water related items such as water bottles, water test kits and more.
9am: Gates Open- check in at registration table
9:30am: Aquatic Critter Netting with George
10am: Native Plants Walk with Diane
10:30am: Watercolor painting demo with Ruth
11am: Landscapes for Learning with Dolly
11:30am: Swamp Dog Lunch available for purchase- $5 includes hot dog, chips and drink
The Camp Bayou Outdoor Learning Center is managed by the newly created, non-profit Bayou Outdoor Learning and Discovery, Inc. (BOLD) in a public-private partnership with the non-profit Ruskin Community Development Foundation, Inc. and Hillsborough County Parks, Recreation and Conservation. Camp Bayou is located 3 miles south of S.R. 674 at the end of 24th St. S.E. in Ruskin. For more information, visit the website at www.campbayou.org or call (813) 641-8545.
Pictured: Canoeing the Little Manatee River