On Thursday evening, February 11, Bonita Springs Chamber members gathered at Lovers Key for a spectacular event, complete with a breathtaking sunset. Attendees even got a glimpse of the green flash! This lovely evening at the beach gazebo and under the tent featured catering by Artichoke & Company and live entertainment by Boyd Baker. The children had fun with Park Specialist Katie Moses, painting handcrafted jellyfish.
This was the first Business After Hours event hosted by FOLKS, and the first Bonita Springs Chamber Business After Hours event open to families in 5 years. Everyone involved considered it a great success. See more photos.
Head outside with the kids, and discover the wonders of Lovers Key State Park! Join a park ranger for great nature programs designed specifically for kids ages 6 and up. Learn about animal tracks, marine animals, sea turtles and more. Preregistration is required; spaces are limited. To register, please call the Ranger Station at (239) 463-4588. Free with park admission.
The Friends of Lovers Key Love'n to Cook Cookbook is packed with delicious and inventive recipes from our members. This is a cookbook that's sure to inspire compliments. Only $15 for 200 pages of recipes. Call Flo at 630-542-2435 or Judy at 708-359-0466. All proceeds benefit the programs of FOLKS.
Read all about the charm of the Piping Plovers, when you can see them on Lovers Key, and how developmental pressures are impacting their numbers. Fortunately, we can offer them safe haven on the Lovers Key State Park beaches for their wintering grounds.
Winter 2015 Newsletter
Calling Volunteers, Volunteer Spotlight on Jack Delancy, Manatees, Upcoming Events
Fall 2015 Newsletter
Images of Nature Photo Week, Volunteer Spotlight, Creature Feature, Upcoming Events
Summer 2015 Newsletter
Meet Chip, the Gopher tortoise, Photo Contest, Osprey, Recent Events, Volunteer Spotlight
Spring 2015 Newsletter
Gopher tortoises, Volunteer Spotlight, Vow Renewal Photos, Upcoming Events
Winter 2014 Newsletter
Record-breaking Visitors, Members Mingle, Leave a Legacy
Summer 2014 Newsletter
New Junior Ranger Program, Cookbook Fundraiser, Question Corner
Spring 2014 Newsletter
9th Annual Turtle Trot, American Pickers – Lovers Key Version