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    Shark Wake Park 561 to Open at Okeeheelee Park


    Shark Wake Park 561, a cable and water park complex operated inside Okeeheelee Park by JR. Wake Parks, LLC, will have a Grand Opening celebration on Saturday, June 15 beginning at 10 AM at Okeeheelee Park...

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    June 2019 Program Guide at Riverbend Park


    All programs are by reservation only. Please call (561) 741-1359 to make program reservations. Payment (cash or check) is due the day of program. Programs require a minimum number registered participants. For every program, participants/guardians are required to sign a Program Participation Form. A...

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    County Wins National Award for Video Series


    The Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department was selected as the recipient of a 2019 National Association of County Park and Recreation Officials (NACPRO) award in the Marketing category for the department’s Destination Recreation video series...

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    PBC Parks Hosting Mascot Naming Contest for Students


    Now thru May 31, the Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a Mascot Naming Contest to give students in Palm Beach County the chance to name the department’s new squirrel mascot...

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    Participate in the 2019 Family Health & Fitness Day Challenge at PBC Parks


    Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department will participate in the 2019 Family Health & Fitness Day Challenge! At noon ET on June 8, NRPA challenges everyone to “Get Fit” With Parks and Recreation by doing a minute of jumping jacks (regular or modified) with family and/or friends at a local ...

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    June 2019 Program Guide at Okeeheelee Nature Center


    All programs are by reservation only, unless otherwise stated. Please call (561) 233-1400 or visit the nature center to make program reservations. Please make reservations at least two days in advance. Fees (if applicable) are due upon arrival to the program by form of cash or check. All participan...

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    June 2019 Program Guide at Green Cay Nature Center


    All programs are by reservation only, unless otherwise stated. Please call 561-966-7000 or visit the nature center to make program reservations. Fees (if applicable) are due the day of the program by cash or check only. All participants are required to sign a Program Participation Form for every pr...

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    June 2019 Program Guide at Daggerwing Nature Center


    All programs are by reservation only, unless otherwise stated. Please call (561) 629-8760 or visit the nature center to make program reservations. Fees (if applicable) are due the day of the program by cash or check only. All participants are required to sign a Program Participation Form for eve...

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    Memorial Day Observance at Veteran’s Memorial Park


    The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10556 will present their annual Memorial Day Program beginning at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, May 27, 2019, at Veteran’s Memorial Park...

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    Rock n’ Roll into Summer with Solid Brass featuring Food Truck Invasion at Sunset Cove Amphitheater


    The Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department presents: Rock n’ Roll into Summer with Solid Brass featuring Food Truck Invasion. Come kick off your summer with this free community event...

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    Palm Beach County Celebrates Marine Life Protection under Blue Heron Bridge


    On Thursday, April 11, Palm Beach County and scuba diving enthusiasts joined together for a celebration of marine life protection at Phil Foster Park under the Blue Heron Bridge in Riviera Beach...

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    May 2019 Program Guide at Riverbend Park


    All programs are by reservation only. Please call (561) 741-1359 to make program reservations. Payment (cash or check) is due the day of program. Programs require a minimum number registered participants. For every program, participants/guardians are required to sign a Program Participation Form. A...

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    May 2019 Program Guide at Green Cay Nature Center


    All programs are by reservation only, unless otherwise stated. Please call 561-966-7000 or visit the nature center to make program reservations. Fees (if applicable) are due the day of the program by cash or check only. All participants are required to sign a Program Participation Form for every pr...

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    May 2019 Program Guide at Okeeheelee Nature Center


    All programs are by reservation only, unless otherwise stated. Please call (561) 233-1400 or visit the nature center to make program reservations. Please make reservations at least two days in advance. Fees (if applicable) are due upon arrival to the program by form of cash or check. All participan...

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    May 2019 Program Guide at Daggerwing Nature Center


    All programs are by reservation only, unless otherwise stated. Please call (561) 629-8760 or visit the nature center to make program reservations. Fees (if applicable) are due the day of the program by cash or check only. All participants are required to sign a Program Participation Form for eve...

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    Osprey Point Golf Course Nominated as World’s Best Eco Friendly Golf Facility


    Osprey Point Golf Course continues to be recognized for their environmental efforts as the Palm Beach County owned facility was one of 15 golf courses in the world to be nominated as the World’s Best Eco Friendly Golf Facility by the World Golf Awards. Osprey Point will seek to win this award for t...

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    Prescribed Burns Planned for Okeeheelee Park Natural Areas


    The Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department will be conducting a series of prescribed burns at the Okeeheelee Park Natural Area located at 7715 Forest Hill Boulevard, West Palm Beach between November 14, 2018 and May 31, 2019 and at the Okeeheelee Park South Natural Area located at 7500 F...

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