Palm Beach County Extension 4-H

Associated Agency: 
University of Florida IFAS Extension

Our mission is to help youth develop life and workforce skills through experiential learning. We currently serve 6000-7000 youth per year through Science, Citizenship, and Healthy Living programs throughout schools and community sites. Programs include school enrichment, afterschool, clubs, competition and camps. Outdoor offerings include a wide variety of 4-H Project Areas and Curriculum such as PLT, Project Wild/Flying Wild and Project Wet.

Okeeheelee Nature Center

Associated Agency: 
Palm Beach County Department of Parks and Recreation

Okeeheelee Nature Center aims to bring awareness to south Florida's unique environments and animals, and inspire people to take action to benefit the earth.

College of the Florida Keys

The College of the Florida Keys provides several Summer Adventure Camps for ages 7-17 years. Campers will swim in the CFK Olympic size pool, snorkel in the underwater training area (also known as the CFK lagoon), try scuba diving, go fishing, learn to cook, build a computer, build an aquarium, take a trolley tour and other great outdoor activities. CFK also hosts a "Community Day" event annually. Vendors from all over the community join in the festivities and CFK proudly displays academic showcases. Another great outdoor element is CFK's environmental and scuba clubs.


Arthur R. Marshall Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge

Associated Agency: 
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

The Mission of the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service: working with others to conserve, protect and enhance fish, wildlife, and plants and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people.

The Arthur R. Marshall Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge vision is to serve as an outstanding showcase for ecosystem management that restores, protects and enhances a portion of the unique northern Everglades biological community. This public asset provides for the enjoyment and enhanced quality of life for present and future generations.

Fontaine Gills Family YMCA

Our mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. Our youth programs include: Archery, fencing, soccer, basketball, flag football, T-Ball, and swim lessons. Our outdoor elements include: a half mile walking trail, an outdoor basketball court, an air softcourse, a pool and a multipurpose field.

Country Park Place

Associated Agency: 
Hillsborough County Parks, Recreation and Conservation Department

Hillsborough County Parks, Recreation and Conservation Department offers boating, bicycling, campsites, canoeing, concerts, cultural happenings, festivals, hiking, horseback riding, meeting facilities, nature study, picnic shelters, swimming, nature programs, and more. Leave life's daily pressures behind and reconnect with nature and your family at a nearby County park.

City of Winter Garden

To provide high quality recreation programs and facilities to all resident of and visitors to Winter Garden. Upcoming program development will include Interpretive Programs, Nature Center, Canoe/Kayak launch, Primitive Group Camping, Hiking Trails, Historical Exhibits and Picnic Pavilions.

Deering Estate

The Deering Estate at Cutler's mission is to preserve and protect the natural, archaeological, architectural, and historic legacy of the Estate by using wise stewardship in the management and utilization of its sensitive resources, while educating and enhancing the public appreciation for the unique characteristics of the site through compatible uses.