Events

A Creative Life - Barbara Gerhardt

Date: May 3 - August 30, 2019 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Barbara Gerhardt is a lifelong artist and 30-year member of The Oaks Club. In celebration of her lifelong creativity and love of land conservation, Barbara has generously chosen to donate all exhibit sales proceeds to Conservation Foundation during... read more

Gelli Plate Nature Printing Workshop

Date: June 6, 2019 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Experience the joy of nature printing without a press thanks to the gelli plate, a product that looks and feels like gelatin and can be used again and again! Join instructor JoAnn Migliore Campisi to create one-of-a-kind prints using leaves and... read more

June Evening Art

Date: June 11, 2019 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Join Conservation Foundation on a summer evening at beautiful Bay Preserve and enjoy Barbara Gerhardt's exhibit, A Creative Life. Barbara is a lifelong artist, winning her first prize in second grade. She studied at the Art Institute in Chicago... read more

Nature Explorers - Dip Netting

Date: June 13, 2019 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Just for kids! Come see how the beauty of the bay extends beyond the beaches by joining Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast for an aquatic adventure at Bay Preserve. Together we will wade in the grass flats of Little Sarasota Bay and use dip... read more

Nature Explorers - Nature Printing

Date: June 29, 2019 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Just for kids! Get ready to experience the beauty of the great outdoors in a whole new way! Join Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast for a fun-filled morning of exploration and art. Participants will search our grounds for the leaf or flower... read more

July Lunch and Learn at Bay Preserve

Date: July 9, 2019 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
You’re invited to join Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast for a FREE Lunch and Learn event. During lunch, we’ll present our history and explore Conservation Foundation’s role in protecting the places that make a difference... read more

July Evening Art

Date: July 9, 2019 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Join Conservation Foundation on a summer evening at beautiful Bay Preserve and enjoy Barbara Gerhardt's exhibit, A Creative Life. Barbara is a lifelong artist, winning her first prize in second grade. She studied at the Art Institute in Chicago... read more

Conservation Community Book Club - July

Date: July 18, 2019 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Do you love reading? Do you also love nature? If so we have the perfect book club for you! Join discussion facilitator, Kristina Skepton, for an engaging and lively conversation in Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast’s new bi-monthly... read more

Nature Explorers - Scavenger Hunt

Date: July 25, 2019 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Just for kids! From the woods to the water get ready to explore Bay Preserve in a whole new way! Join Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast for a morning of adventure and discovery on a scavenger hunt throughout the park. Learn about the native... read more

August Evening Art

Date: August 13, 2019 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Join Conservation Foundation on a summer evening at beautiful Bay Preserve and enjoy Barbara Gerhardt's exhibit, A Creative Life. Barbara is a lifelong artist, winning her first prize in second grade. She studied at the Art Institute in Chicago... read more

Conservation Community Book Club - September

Date: September 19, 2019 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Do you love reading? Do you also love nature? If so we have the perfect book club for you! Join discussion facilitator, Kristina Skepton, for an engaging and lively conversation in Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast’s new bi-monthly... read more

Conservation Community Book Club - November

Date: November 14, 2019 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Do you love reading? Do you also love nature? If so we have the perfect book club for you! Join discussion facilitator, Kristina Skepton, for an engaging and lively conversation in Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast’s new bi-monthly... read more

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