Vultures are amazing birds, but they are often misunderstood. Learning just how unique these birds are can hlep you better appreciate their place in the world's avifauna and how important this conversation is today. Andrea and Michelle from the Wildlife Park will be talking about everything you ever wanted to know about vultures.
Central Ridge Monday, August 08, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
In this class we will learn the basics of Apple’s iPhone. We’ll cover some of the most commonly used features of Smartphones including, apps, settings, using the camera, connecting to the Internet, and sending text messages. A question and answer session will follow. Prerequisite: An e-mail address is required.
Coastal Region Monday, August 08, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Using the hard cover from a recycled book create a stunning one-of-a-kind piece of art in this adult class . We will be using aluminum foil, paint, magic markers, shoe polish, and your own creativity to make an abstract 3-D composition. Registration is required. Please register with the online calendar, in person, or by calling us at 352-726-3671.
On Feb. 18, 1952, a massive storm splits the SS Pendleton in two, trapping more than 30 sailors inside the tanker's sinking stern. Engineer Ray Sybert bravely takes charge to organize a strategy for his fellow survivors. As word of the disaster reaches the Coast Guard in Chatham, Mass., Chief Warrant Officer Daniel Cluff orders a daring rescue mission. Despite the ferocious weather, coxswain Bernie Webber takes three men on a lifeboat to try and save the crew against seemingly impossible odds.
Central Ridge Friday, August 05, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM