Events At Lover’s Key State Park


July 26, 2021


All Day

Lovers Key State Park
8700 Estero Blvd. Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931

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Enjoy Fun Outdoor Activities At Lover’s Key State Park

For more information on these events please visit the Friends of Lover’s Key website or Facebook page.


Full Moon Yoga

Join us for a one hour Full Moon Yoga Class and Celebration on the beach at Lovers Key State Park. This full moon yoga celebration will be led by an instructor from The Saba Movement Center and FMB Yoga Project.

July 23, 2021 from 6:30pm – 8pm

August 22, 2021 from 6pm – 7:30pm

September 20, 2021 from 5:30pm – 7pm

October 20, 2021 from 5:30pm – 7pm

November 19, 2021 from 4pm – 5:30pm

December 18, 2021 from 4pm – 5:30pm


Monday Yoga

The Friends of Lovers Key (FOLKS) is proud to announce a new class every Monday morning at 8:30 am at the new Welcome & Discovery Center at Lovers Key State Park. This class will take the place of the Yoga on the Gazebo for the summer months.


Paddleboard Yoga

Every Tuesday at 9:30 am

Cost is $15. $20 to rent a paddleboard.

You need to be at the Launch Site by 9:15


Art Journaling with Jenny M. Licht, Artist-in-Residence

Oct 15 from 1pm to 2pm

Oct 16 from 1 pm to 2pm

Nov 20 from 1pm to 2pm

Dec 4 from 1pm to 2pm

Jan 7, 2022 from 1pm to 2pm

Jan 15, 2022 from 1pm to 2pm

Feb 11, 2022 from 1pm to 2pm

Feb 19, 2022 from 1pm to 2pm

March 19, 2022 from 1pm to 2pm

 


Summer Eco-Arts Camp

June 21 – June 25 and June 28 – July 2: Beach Exploration and Discovery
Ages 6-12
8:30 am – 4:30 pm
$300, one week each, two sessions offered.
Children will explore Estero Bay and the Gulf of Mexico from top to bottom using microscopes, seine nets, plankton trawls, and fishing poles. Learn about the shores and aquatic life of beautiful Lovers Key State Park through hands on experiments and creative expression with Susie Hassett, M.A., Science Education, Resource Teacher, Environmental Education, Lee County Public Schools.

July 5 –July 9 and July 12 – July 16: Marine Science
Ages 13-17
8:30 am – 4:30 pm
$300 one week each, 2 sessions offered.
Teens will experience what it’s like to be marine biologist. Participants will learn about aquatic and shore life through scientific research featuring oceanography, conservation, and estuarine ecology with Gary Rullo, International Baccalaureate Biology Teacher, Dunbar High School. Nature journaling and photography will be featured. Topics featured include Barrier Islands, Coastal Ecosystems, Marine Invertebrates, plants, Fish, Reptiles & Birds, and Mammals.

July 19 – July 23 and July 26 – July 30; Eco-Arts
Ages 7-8
8:30 am – 1:00 pm
$200, one week each, 2 sessions offered.
Children will enjoy learning about coastal ecology through a variety of creative activities and field trips in the park. Painting, drawing, crafts, and story-telling will develop participants’ appreciation for nature and artistic expression. Daily talks by experts as well as filming of explorations to be re-visited after art projects are finished. The week will culminate in a sharing of discoveries with family members, an awards ceremony, and pizza party. Taught by Deborah Kay Dunlap, M.S. Elementary Education and Early Childhood Development Facilitator.

For Registration and inquires, contact Louise Kowitch, Education Coordinator, Friends of Lovers Key, lkowitch@aol.com

This event runs from June 1, 2021 to March 19, 2022.

Upcoming Dates:
  • July 26, 2021 | All Day
  • July 27, 2021 | All Day
  • July 28, 2021 | All Day
  • July 29, 2021 | All Day
  • July 30, 2021 | All Day
  • August 2, 2021 | All Day
  • August 3, 2021 | All Day
  • August 9, 2021 | All Day
  • August 10, 2021 | All Day
  • August 16, 2021 | All Day
  • August 17, 2021 | All Day
  • August 22, 2021 | All Day
  • August 23, 2021 | All Day
  • August 24, 2021 | All Day
  • August 30, 2021 | All Day
  • August 31, 2021 | All Day
  • September 7, 2021 | All Day
  • September 14, 2021 | All Day
  • September 20, 2021 | All Day
  • September 21, 2021 | All Day
  • September 28, 2021 | All Day
  • October 5, 2021 | All Day
  • October 12, 2021 | All Day
  • October 15, 2021 | All Day
  • October 16, 2021 | All Day
  • October 19, 2021 | All Day
  • October 20, 2021 | All Day
  • October 26, 2021 | All Day
  • November 2, 2021 | All Day
  • November 9, 2021 | All Day
  • November 16, 2021 | All Day
  • November 19, 2021 | All Day
  • November 20, 2021 | All Day
  • November 23, 2021 | All Day
  • November 30, 2021 | All Day
  • December 4, 2021 | All Day
  • December 7, 2021 | All Day
  • December 14, 2021 | All Day
  • December 18, 2021 | All Day
  • December 21, 2021 | All Day
  • December 28, 2021 | All Day
  • January 7, 2022 | All Day
  • January 15, 2022 | All Day
  • February 11, 2022 | All Day
  • February 19, 2022 | All Day
  • March 19, 2022 | All Day