ROTARY PARK ENVIRONMENTAL CENTER • 239.549.4606 • www.CapeParks.com
Please register in advance for all of the following programs.
HOME & GARDENWILD EDIBLES WALK (16+ yrs) Learn how to identify some edible plants in the wild and how to incorporate them into your landscaping. $5 per person DAY(S) TIME DATE(S) REC CODE W 10:00-11:00am 5/3 345525-01 W 10:00-11:00am 8/30 345525-02 INTRO TO FLORIDA FRIENDLY LANDSCAPING This is a great class for longtime residents and new residents alike. Learn what plants to use and where, how to create a beautiful and eco friendly yard, be efficient with your use of wa- ter and to choose the right plant for the right place. This class is FREE but please RSVP. DAY(S) TIME DATE(S) REC CODE F 1:00-4:00pm 5/12 345161-01 F 6:00-9:00pm 7/21 345161-02 RAIN BARREL WORKSHOP (16+ yrs) Led by instructors with the Florida Yards and Neighborhoods program, the class fee includes a rain barrel ready for you to take after class and use at your home. $45 per barrel DAY(S) TIME DATE(S) REC CODE SAT 9:00am-12:00pm 7/29 345162-01 FREE FREE FREE Come to any or all of these free interesting programs. COYOTES IN CAPE CORAL: Tuesday, May 16, 2:00-3:00pm Learn about how coyotes came to Cape Coral, their life history and how to minimize negative interactions. Rec Code: 345323-01 FLORIDA’S TURTLES: Tuesday, May 23, 1:00-2:00pm Learn about land and water turtles found in Southwest Florida and how to tell the difference between the two. Rec Code: 345321-02 FLORIDA’S AMPHIBIANS: Tuesday, August 1, 1:00-2:00pm A fascinating program for anyone who is interested in wildlife in Florida. Learn about what amphibians call southwest Flori- da home and learn the differences between frogs and toads. There will be live specimens to see. Rec Code: 345321-03 FISHING IN A WATERFRONT WONDERLAND: Tuesday, August 15, 2:00-3:00pm Cape Coral Canals are home to many species of fishes, both native and exotic. Come learn about what you can catch in the canals, discuss responsible angling practices, as well as which parks are good for fishing and launching your boat. Rec Code: 345321-04
NATURE & SCIENCEART OF THE SAMURAI (16+ yrs) Learn and practice the art of Japanese sword fencing. Due to the intensity of this style of fencing, you will achieve a whole body work-out. Class is taught by Hilmar Fuchs. No class 5/29, or from 6/12-7/17. $36 Res (3 classes)* • $48 Res (4 classes) DAY(S) TIME DATE(S) REC CODE M 7:00-8:15pm 5/15-6/5 345210-M1* M 7:00-8:15pm 7/24-8/14 345210-M2 KARATE FOR SELF-DEFENSE (18+ yrs) Taught by Hilmar Fuchs. All techniques are taught in a fun, safe atmosphere. Participants do not need to be in top physical condition, but a martial arts background is required No class 6/7-7/19. $35 Res (4 classes) • $44 Res (5 classes)* DAY(S) TIME DATE(S) REC CODE W 7:00-8:15pm 5/3-5/31 345251-01* W 7:00-8:15pm 7/26-8/16 345251-02
Classes are ongoing.YOGA ESSENTIALS (16+ yrs) Start with some basic energy balancing techniques, add in breath-work and a combina- tion of standing and floor poses to work on increasing strength, flexibility, and balance. Class ends with meditation to quiet the mind and allows us to cover yoga essentials that will help to improve your health and sense of wellbeing. Please bring a yoga mat, block, strap, towel and water. No class 5/29. $48 Res / $72 Non-Res (8 classes) DAY(S) TIME DATE(S) REC CODE M&TH 5:30-6:45pm 5/8-6/5 345255-01 M&TH 5:30-6:45pm 6/8-7/3 345255-02 M&TH 5:30-6:45pm 7/6-7/31 345255-03 M&TH 5:30-6:45pm 8/3-8/28 345255-04
DOGS, DOGS, DOGSDOG OBEDIENCE TRAINING (16+ yrs) Classes are held in the employee parking lot at Cape Coral City Hall. Register in advance through parks & recreation, or regis- ter the first night of class beginning at 7:00pm. Proof of up-to- date vaccination records are required on the first night of class. Taught by the Dog Obedience Club of Lee County, there is a class for puppies 3 to 5 months old; and a basic training class for all dogs 6 months and older. Puppy class: $60 • Beginner’s class: $70 DAY(S) TIME DATE(S) REC CODE TH 7:30-8:30pm 9/7-11/2 145710
WAGGING TAILS DOG PARK
Registration is required to use
Cape Coral’s only dog park.
Please go towww.CapeParks.com
registration form and specific details.
Registration goes by the city’s fiscal year:
October 1-September 30.
Cape Coral Friends
(& 2nd Tuesday of the month, Sept-May only)
at Rotary Park
Meetings are open to the public!