DATE: January 16, 2013
MEDIA CONTACT: Michael Mills
WHAT: Learn about Deerfield Island’s migratory and resident avian life when the park hosts a Bird Walk, for ages 6 and up, from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, February 2. The walk is led by volunteer Gloria Cashin. The boat shuttle leaves for the island promptly, so participants must be at the Sullivan Park dock by 8 a.m. The fee is $3 per person. Preregistration is required and will be accepted by phone at Quiet Waters Park at 954-357-5100.
WHERE: Deerfield Island Park
1720 Deerfield Island Park, Deerfield Beach 33441
WHEN: Saturday, February 2, 8:30-10:30 a.m.
WHO: For ages 6 and up.
HOW: Fee: $3/person. Preregistration is required and will be accepted by phone at Quiet Waters Park at 954-357-5100.
For further information, call Quiet Waters Park at 954-357-5100. Deerfield Island is accessible via Broward County Transit Routes #48 and #50.
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