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Young Naturalist Summer Camp - Register in March
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Thank you to all who made Mead's Anniversary party a success!
You can borrow binoculars!
OAS led birding walks every Saturday in April
The Great DUCK!
Next Great Duck Derby scheduled for 2017


LENS ENVY - An Evening with Legendary Clyde Butcher

A fundraiser to benefit Mead Botanical Garden, Winter Park's natural treasure.

Join us for cocktail reception and engaging presentation with Clyde Butcher! Thursday, September 22, 7 - 9 pm, doors open at 6:45 p.m.  Tickets are limited. Click here for tickets.

Mead Botanical Garden Inc. is proud to present an evening with the renowned Clyde Butcher on Thursday, September 22, at the Winter Park Community Center. Clyde Butcher, often compared to Ansel Adams, has been creating exquisite black and white photographic masterpieces of pristine landscapes for over 50 years. His work is on display in galleries worldwide and he has been involved in making four PBS documentaries.  Sponsorship opportunities still available!  Click here for tickets.

Garden Boardwalk Ribbon Cutting

Mayor Steve Leary and city officials joined us and many volunteers at the official ribbon cutting ceremony for the Lake Lillian Boardwalk and Wetlands Restoration.

Join us for boardwalk ribbon cutting June 16!

We are excited to share with you the wonderful news -- the southern loop of the boardwalk through the wetlands at Mead Garden has been rebuilt and is ready for your enjoyment. 

Camper Registration (wait list only)

Where do kids go for good old fashioned summer fun? 

Mead Garden's Young Naturalist Summer Camp!

creeks and critters... birds and butterflies...
wildlife and wetlands... rain barrels and reptiles...
pine trees and pollinators... going
 green and getting grimy!
Now that's good ol' fashioned summer fun! 

6 sessions from June 13-July 29 for kids ages 5-12.  NEW! Sessions for teens ages 13 & 14 are offered June 27-July 1 and July 18-22

Waiting list available for all 2016 sessions. 
Click here to learn more about our Young Naturalist Summer Camp program.

The Great Duck Derby on Hiatus - Back in 2017

"The Great Duck Derby" takes a break and will return next year.  

Plans are underway for the 2017 derby. We invite volunteers to join in planning this delightful day. Please let us know if you are interested by emailing info@meadgarden.org

See you in 2017 for a great day of family fun and duck races in the Garden. 

For more information click here.


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