Naturementary film now on YouTube!
Windermere Boy Scout Troop 223 produced Naturementary to introduce Oakland Nature Preserve in Oakland, FL. Scout D.R. Achila produced and directed the film. Scout Brice Howard is the star and narrator. Naturementary includes a history of Lake Apopka and Oakland Nature Preserve. The video features interviews with Jim Thomas, Mona Phipps, Shane Overstreet, Jackie Rolly, Charlie Joiner, Alec Martinez, Christophe Ohe and Ken Ricklick. The production was completed at Dr. Phillips High School T.V. Production Magnet Program. Click here to view the film.
Save a Couple Important 2014 Dates
March 15, 3 Mile Trail Walk/Run, Registration 6:46am to 7:45am, Race Time 8:00am, FREE Kids Run 9:00am, Award Ceremony 9:45am
April 3, 4, & 5, Oakland KaBOOM! Playground Build Project - West Side Park, 525 W. Hull Avenue, Oakland
Join us on one or all three days to help construct a new playground for our community. We are looking for 100 volunteers for this project and everyone must pre-register. Click here to register.
May 3, Community “Spring Cleaning” Sale at ONP, 9:00a.m. - 3:00p.m.
There has been a lot of interest in having ONP do another ‘Community Sale’. And we are pretty sure we are not the only ones with more “stuff” than we need. So, once again, we are giving you an opportunity to rent some space at the Preserve so you can to do some serious Spring Cleaning with financial reward! Watch for more information, and if you are interested in renting a space, give us a call at (407) 905-054. Don’t sit home alone with your yard sale – bring it all down here and let’s sell together. The more, the merrier!
Other Upcoming Events
We have many exciting events happening in the next few months. Be sure to visit our calendar or our education page for full listings.