Topsail Hill Preserve State Park

Associated Agency: 
Department of Environmental Protection/Florida State Parks

Topsail Hill Preserve State Park has a 1640 acre preserve and 3.2 miles of pristine beach front with over 40 imperiled plant and animal species. Topsail Hill is named for its dunes, which rise like ships’ sails over soft sand beaches and the emerald waters of the Gulf of Mexico.Those same white quartz dunes are responsible for a rare coastal ecosystem—freshwater dune lakes—which teem with aquatic wildlife.

Science Eye

Science Eye offers unique, science and environmental educational programs for teachers, home schoolers, camps, organization, clubs, scouts, weekend events and birthdays. Our field and at-your-site program safaris are engaging, hands-on, inquiry-based programs that enable children and adults to explore the world around them, gain new insights and make them aware that science is an exciting part of everything they do. Our goal is to have fun while instilling self-confidence, develop critical thinking skills and to create a positive relationship with the environment.


Chattahoochee Boys & Girls Club

Associated Agency: 
Boys & Girls Club of the Big Bend

The Chattahoochee Boys and Girls Club is designed to inspire and enable all young people, especially those who need guidance the most to reach their fullest potential. We are developing productive, caring and responsible young men and women. We teach a variety of programs to include SMART, Stride Academy and Music Club. We are striving to incorporate additional outdoor activities to our already established "free play", where kids can just be kids and have fun.

Girls, Inc. of Bay County

Girls Inc. is an afterschool and summer program for girls in 1st grade through high school. Our mission is to inspire girls to be strong, smart and bold. We do this through our national research based educational programming; STRONG= Healthy Living SMART= Academic Enrichment and Support and BOLD= Life Skills Instruction.

Enchanted Forest Elaine Gordon Park

Associated Agency: 
City of North Miami

"It Starts in Parks!" The Parks and Recreation Department shall continue to improve the quality of life through parks and recreation services and create a connection between the community, its partners and the City of North Miami. Enchanted Forest Park is a 22 acre urban nature park that features, a walking trail, butterfly garden, community garden, nature center, community center, horse stables, playground, covered shelters and open spaces.