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Fall Nature Fest at Camp Bayou Oct. 22nd

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When: Saturday, October 22, 2016, 9 A.M. - 1 P.M.

Where: Camp Bayou Outdoor Learning Center, 4140 24th St SE, Ruskin, FL

What: FREE fun and educational activities with an Old Florida theme centered around the Fishing Cabins.

Schedule of activities:
  • 9 am Canoe rentals- oxbow special $10
  • 9:30 am Casting demo and practice
  • 10 am Critter netting at the river
  • 10:30 am Cast net demo and practice
  • 11 am Fund-raising lunch*
  • 11:30 am S’mores at the campfire
  • 12:30 pm One last walk around the trail!
Fun things to do
  • Cabin exhibits open
  • Fashion a Fish
  • Make a Shelter
  • Grow a Tomato
  • Draw a habitat
  • Pinecone bird feeders
  • Scavenger Hunt
  • ...And more!

*Fundraising lunch just $5 per person- choice of either BBQ pulled pork or tomato sandwich, beverage and dessert.

Contact Camp Bayou at 813-641-8545, email or visit for more info.