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April

Event: Introduction to Archery
Event Date: 04/05/14 02:00PM
Description: Learn about the origins and history of archery as both a sport and tool for survival in this educational and hands-on seminar before being instructed on proper technique. After the lesson, take some practice shots at a target to test your new skills.
Event: Cane Pole Fishing Clinic
Event Date: 04/06/14 01:00PM
Description: Learn all about the history of cane pole fishing and how it was one of the first ways people used to fish many years ago. Learn many aspect of this style of fishing including how to set up a cane pole, the types baits used, and the different species of fish you will be able to catch in our freshwater canal system. After the seminar you will put your knowledge to use and try to catch some fish!
Event: Arch Creek Park EcoAction Day
Event Date: 04/12/14 01:00PM
Description: Connect with nature and get down and dirty at one of our monthly volunteer days! Join our naturalists in restoring Arch Creek Park and its natural areas. Projects include removing weeds or invasive exotic vegetation, planting, mulching, and picking up garbage. Bring your work gloves and small hand tools. Wear closed-toed shoes. Sunscreen, long shirts/pants, water, hats, sunglasses are highly recommended.
Event: Chapman Field Kayak Trek
Event Date: 04/19/14 01:00PM
Description: Learn about the history and ecology of this once airfield turned park as you paddle through mangrove habitats and the Biscayne Bay on a naturalist-guided tour.
Event: Chapman Field Kayak Trek
Event Date: 04/20/14 01:00PM
Description: Learn about the history and ecology of this once airfield turned park as you paddle through mangrove habitats and the Biscayne Bay on a naturalist-guided tour.
Event: Cane Pole Fishing Clinic
Event Date: 04/20/14 01:00PM
Description: Learn all about the history of cane pole fishing and how it was one of the first ways people used to fish many years ago. Learn many aspect of this style of fishing including how to set up a cane pole, the types baits used, and the different species of fish you will be able to catch in our freshwater canal system. After the seminar you will put your knowledge to use and try to catch some fish!
Event: Oleta River Canoe Tour
Event Date: 04/26/14 10:00AM
Description: The beauty of the Oleta River has drawn man to its shore for centuries. As early as 500 B.C., the river was home to the Tequesta Indians who camped along its shore and was part of the route used by Federal troops in the Second Seminole War to travel south from Loxahatchee. The river linked Seminole indinas living in the Everglades to Biscayne Bay. Relive the river's historic past with park naturalists, as you explore this natural haven for wading birds, osprey, fish, and the endangered manatee.
Event: Sea Kayak & Snorkel Adventure
Event Date: 04/27/14 09:30AM
Description: Kayak on the beautiful shallow waters of Key Biscayne and explore the protected areas of Bear Cut Preserve where land meets the sea. Join us as we discover the tropical fish, spotted eagle rays, sea stars, and coastal birds that share this fragile and unique environment. This trip is a great introduction to kayaking and snorkeling and we are certain it will be the highlight of your visit to Miami. This program meets at the Crandon Park Nature Center.