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News from Lakes Park - April/May 2020
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the park is open The Park Is OPEN
How to find more information; future events 

Stuff to do with the kidsStuff to Do with the Kids 
Online "nature geek" resources to keep the kids entertained (and educated!) 

Brick dedication gift certificatesPave the Park: Gift Certificates!  
Now you can purchase brick dedication gift certificates online! 

What's New in Lakes Park
Photos and happenings from around the park

Lee County re-opened the park and other properties on April 29th. 

Parking fees are back in effect. Social distancing rules apply 
Playgrounds are CLOSED. Splash pads are CLOSED. Pavilions are CLOSED 

Official Sources of information: 

CLICK HERE for Lee County, FL Parks web page 
CLICK HERE for Lee County COVID-19 information 
The following activities are still on our radar, but subject to cancellation or postponement.
October 16 - October 18, 2020
October 23 - October 30, 2020 
Scarecrows in the Park
at the Lakes Park Fall Festival 

Get your organization's name in front of 50,000+ visitors. Build a display, or sponsor a youth group to build. Earn service learning/volunteer hours in a fun, family-friendly environment.





Thursday March 4th, 2021 
3rd Annual
Evening Under the Stars

A fundraising benefit for Lakes Park

6:00 - 9:30 PM at the
Oasis Clubhouse at Amavida Living 
7650 Gladiolus Drive

STAY TUNED for sponsorship and ticket opportunities! 


Stuff To Do With The Kids 

Looking for some "nature geek" online resources that entertain AND educate? Here are some of our Executive Director's favorite links: Park Trust - "Buddy Bison" program  
This web page offers crafts and projects for kids, PLUS virtual park tours.  Sign up for their newsletter to get notified about new activities, videos and more. 

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Busch Wildlife Sanctuary on Facebook 
Subscribe to Busch Wildlife Sanctuary notifications on Facebook to enjoy their frequent live-streamed videos, featuring animal ambassadors that were treated for illness or injury at their wildlife rehabilitation center. 

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BBC Earth Kids - YouTube Channel 
You can subscribe to the BBC Earth Kids channel on YouTube - all critters, all the time! The videos are not too long, not too short, and geared toward children. Natural history programming at its best! 



NEW! Gift Certificates Now Available!

Purchase a brick dedication gift certificate
online through our SquareUp Store
Print or email your gift certificate  

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Lakes Park Fort Myers Brick Dedication Program Gift Certificat

What's New in Lakes Park - April 2020 

What's new in lakes park april 2020
While the park was closed, staff sent in photos of what was going on. The gardens were a riot of blooms and the wildlife were throwing parties every night. OK, that last part is not true. But check it out anyway! 
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Best regards,
Erin White, Executive Director 
Lakes Park Enrichment Foundation 
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