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    Veteran’s Day Observance at Veteran’s Memorial Park


    The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10556 will present their annual Veteran’s Day Program beginning at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, November 11, 2018, at Veteran’s Memorial Park, west of Boca Raton...

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    November 2018 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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    Pioneer Family Farmstead Day at Riverbend Park


    Spend the day on Riverbend Park’s Turn of the Century Farmstead. Experience what pioneer life was like back then and how technology changed a way of life. Visit the belt driven sawmill and watch sawyers cut and plane logs into boards. Yesteryear Village partners will be on site to show crafts and r...

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    November 2018 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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    County Wins National Gold Medal Award in Parks and Recreation


    Months of preparation and commitment to the highest level of service in parks and recreation has earned the Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department (PBC Parks) the 2018 National Gold Medal Award for Excellence in Park and Recreation Management, one of the highest achievements possible for...

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    November 2018 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 ev...

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    Migration Celebration at Green Cay Nature Center


    Hosted by the Friends of Green Cay Nature Center, Inc., the 11th Annual Migration Celebration is an event for all ages with a purpose of educating the public, encouraging an appreciation for nature and fostering a respect for wildlife. 2018 marks the centennial of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act, and...

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    November 2018 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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    County wins Public Relations Award for showing impact of parks


    The Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department was selected by the Florida Recreation and Park Association (FRPA) as the winner of the 2018 Public Relations Award for its animated video series which draws attention to the positive impacts parks and recreation makes in the areas of health, ec...

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    October 2018 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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    2nd Annual Howl-O-Ween Costume Contest at Pooch Pines Dog Park


    Get ready for Howl-O-Ween and join Pooch Pines Dog Park sponsor River Bridge Animal Hospital for a fun morning showing off your pet’s spookiest look...

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    October 2018 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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    October 2018 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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    Halloween Hoot ‘N’ Howl at Daggerwing Nature Center


    Bring the kids in costume and enjoy family-friendly Halloween games and crafts* while learning about nocturnal creatures such as owls, toads, snakes and spiders! Remember to bring a flashlight and bug spray to continue the adventure outside along the boardwalk at night! *While supplies ...

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    October 2018 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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    New Educational Video Series now on PBCPARKS | TV


    Two new educational video series have recently kicked off on PBCPARKS | TV- What's that Plant? and Animal Encounters. Learn about plants and animals found at PBC parks...

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    Palm Beach County Ocean Rescue Scores Historic First Place Win at USLA Regionals


    The 2018 United States Lifesaving Association Southeast Regional Championships were held at Flagler Beach on July 26 and 27. This competition was attended by 22 beach patrols from the Southeast Region with some of the best open water athletes in the nation...

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    Introducing PBCPARKS | TV


    PBCPARKS | TV features a number of exciting video series that allow you to travel through our parks, stay in the know about what's happening, stay healthy, and more...

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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 December 1, 2017 - May 31, 2018 and at the Okeeheelee Park South Natural Area located at 7500 Fore...

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