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October 2017

Swamp Night at Naples Beach Brewery

October 14, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Naples Beach Brewery, 4120 Enterprise Ave. Suite 115-117
Naples, FL 34104 United States
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Join us at Naples Beach Brewery on Saturday 10/14 to support outdoor education programs in Big Cypress for Collier County kids  Naples Beach Brewery has crafted a special brew to support Big Cypress National Preserve For every pint sold, Naples Beach Brewery will make a donation to the SFNPT in support of the Swamp Water And Me Program (SWAMP) an outdoor science education program that brings thousands of 6th-grade students from Collier County into Big Cypress each year for a ranger-led learning…

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Biscayne National Park 50th Anniversary Kickoff

October 22, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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New Photography Exhibit in Biscayne National Park Gallery Kicks Off 15-Month Golden Anniversary Celebration A new photography exhibit opens in Biscayne National Park’s Dante Fascell Visitor Center Gallery on October 18, kicking off a 15- month long celebration of the park’s 50th anniversary in 2018. Celebration! Photography from the New Book “Biscayne National Park” features contemporary photos of the park by one of the book’s authors, Kirsten Hines. The show runs through January 14, 2018. The gallery is open daily…

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Big Cypress Gallery 3rd Annual Fall Festival

October 28, 2017 @ 10:00 am - October 29, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Clyde & Niki Butcher Big Cypress Gallery, 52388 Tamiami Trail
Ochopee, FL 34141 United States
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CB Swamp Walk

Mark your calendars and join us at Clyde Butcher's Big Cypress Gallery in October for Clyde's annual open house, with Halloween swamp walks led by Big Cypress rangers. Trick or tree!!! For more information & to RSVP visit https://clydebutcher.com/event/3rd-annual-fall-festival/

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November 2017
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National Park Ambassadors Program: Now Accepting Applications

November 2, 2017 @ 12:00 am - November 30, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
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The National Park Ambassadors Program The National Park Ambassadors Program is a six-month environmental leadership program for young professionals focused on South Florida’s four national parks. We are looking for individuals of diverse backgrounds in Greater Miami who enjoy the outdoors, who want to learn more about the Everglades and South Florida’s marine environment, and who can devote one Saturday a month for six months to the program, to develop a deeper knowledge of these parks and greater leadership skills…

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Tune In: Everglades National Park 2017 BioCorps Fall Symposium

November 7, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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Everglades National Park 2017 BioCorps Fall Symposium The SFNPT proudly supports Everglades National Park’s BioCorps Program with annual grants to support interns to work alongside scientists in the park. The BioCorp program offers recent biology graduates hands-on research experience that helps provide support for wildlife projects throughout the park. Join the WebEx broadcast on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 from 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM Presentations by: Abigail Chambers "The 'Goldilocks' of the Everglades: Cape Sable Seaside Sparrow" Kandice Starr and Austin Phillippe "The…

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Give Miami Day 2017

November 16, 2017
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With the support of donors like you, more than 16,000 school kids will have the opportunity to visit South Florida's national parks on outdoor education programs this year. We can't do it without you!Join us online Thursday November 16 at GiveMiamiDay.org for a 24-hour online fundraising event. Your donation to SFNPT is a gift of parks, nature, wonder & adventure for thousands of school kids!  You don’t have to wait until Give Miami Day to show your support. Complete this pledge form and return to the SFNPT. We…

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December 2017

Living History: Biscayne National Park’s 50th Anniversary Celebration

December 2, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Biscayne National Park, 9700 SW 328 Street Sir Lancelot Jones Way
Homestead, FL 33033 United States
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White House Signing Ceremony

Pictured Above: President Lyndon Johnson shakes hands with South Florida Congressman Dante Fascell on October 18, 1968 after signing the bill that created Biscayne National Monument, forerunner of Biscayne National Park . Pictured directly behind the president is Lloyd Miller, an early park champion and a founding member of the SFNPT. Biscayne National Park News Release / November 30, 2017 Contact: Matt Johnson, 786.335.3679, matthew_r_johnson@nps.gov History-makers; Biscayne National Park Pioneers Tell Their Stories HOMESTEAD, FL - Biscayne National Park is hosting a free discussion…

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January 2018

Whole Foods 1% Day

January 14 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Whole Foods Dadeland, 7930 SW 104 Street
Miami, FL 33156 United States
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Join us on Sunday 01/14 to shop the brand new Whole Foods Dadeland! The SFNPT will be participating in the store's 1% Day Community Giving Program featuring Biscayne National Park. Whole Foods will donate 1% of store sales that day to support the park. Tell your friends and get your shopping lists ready! Hope to see you there, pushing a full cart of groceries !!!

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New Americans to Become Citizens in Outdoor Ceremonies at Biscayne National Park

January 18 @ 10:00 am - January 19 @ 12:00 pm
Biscayne National Park, 9700 SW 328 Street Sir Lancelot Jones Way
Homestead, FL 33033 United States
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BISC Citizenship Ceremony 2012

Two hundred new Americans will take the oath of citizenship while overlooking Biscayne Bay during outdoor citizenship ceremonies in Biscayne National Park on Thursday January 18 and Friday January 19. Both ceremonies begin at 10 AM and are open to the public, free of charge. The outdoor ceremonies will introduce Miami's newest citizens to America's best idea - its national parks - at the moment they become citizens. "What better way to welcome new citizens to the USA and make…

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Biscayne National Park Story Slam

January 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Biscayne National Park, 9700 SW 328 Street Sir Lancelot Jones Way
Homestead, FL 33033 United States
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Biscayne Story Slam January 2018

Biscayne National Park’s 50th anniversary celebration kicks into high gear this month with the park’s first-ever Story Slam event on Saturday January 20 at the park’s Dante Fascell Visitor Center overlooking Biscayne Bay. Eleven local storytellers will share true, personal stories (average length: 6 minutes) with a “water” theme before a live audience and a panel of judges. Gabriela Fernandez, host of the Moth’s Miami Story Slam, will emcee the event starting at 7:00 PM and the winning storytellers will…

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