The Barrier Island Center Sponsors Great Nature Events For January – February 2015! The following article is provided by the Brevard Parks Department and provides details about some of these unique opportunities to enjoy nature. Some of the events have … Continue reading

EEL Help Opportunity

Support the EEL Program on National Public Lands Day Make plans to get out into our local natural areas in September and help support the improvement efforts by volunteering your time with Brevard’s Environmentally Endangered Lands organization. National Public Lands … Continue reading

Sams House March Events

 National Archeology Month Events for Sams House in Pine Island Take advantage of some comfortable outdoor weather and explore the upcoming events planned for Sams House in Merritt Island.  This popular naturalist destination in Brevard County provides visitors the chance to … Continue reading

2012 Forest Festival

Experience the 10th Annual Enchanted Forest Festival One of Brevard County's top EEL program destinations, the Enchanted Forest is holding its 10th annual Forest Festival on Nov 3, 2012.  Space Coast visitors and residents should get out and explore this exciting nature … Continue reading

Flea Market Trip

Trip to Webster Florida Flea Market Those who have the opportunity to spend Nov 12, 2012 in search of unique treasures may be interested in the planned trip to the famed Webster Flea Market.  Save the gas and the tolls … Continue reading

Creepy Creatures Party

Explore Creepy Creatures at the Barrier Island Center Make plans to spend Oct 27, 2012 getting "creeped out" at the Barrier Island Center.  Take the opportunity to learn more about some of the creatures associated with the scary aspects of Halloween … Continue reading

Clambake Field Trip

Indian River Field Trip & Clambake Festival Event Make plans to spend the day on November 2, 2012 learning about clams in the Indian River Lagoon and ending with a festival celebrating local clamming.  'Big Kid Adventures' includes Fish Museum … Continue reading

October Airboat Tour

   Oct. 24 Scrub Jay Encounter, Airboat Tour BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. — Brevard County Parks and Recreation's 'Big Kid Adventures,' monthly field trips for adults, will be heading to the St. Sebastian River Buffer Preserve State Park from 8:30 a.m. … Continue reading

Wetlands Festival

Free Kid's Wetland Festival to be held Oct. 6 in Viera VIERA, Fla. – Brevard County Natural Resources Management will hold its first Kid’s Wetland Festival from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, at the Ritch Grissom Memorial … Continue reading

Thousand Islands Naturalist

  Enrollment under way for Naturalist Program focused on Thousand Islands   COCOA BEACH, Fla. – Enrollment is now open for "Learn About the Thousand Islands," the fourth installment of the Brevard Naturalist Program, which will be held from 8 … Continue reading

Public Lands Day in Rockledge

  Riverwalk: A Family Park hosts volunteer event for National Public Lands Day The following article is provided by the Brevard County Parks and Recreation department: ROCKLEDGE, Fla. – On Saturday, Sept. 29, more than 180,000 volunteers, including those at … Continue reading