Get into the Garden over holiday weekend
Naples Botanical Garden invites the community to register for a visit to the Tropical Mosaic Garden between 9 a.m. and noon Friday and Saturday, Dec. 26-27 or between 1 and 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 28. Full Story
How do birds eat with no hands? Cleverly!
Have you ever tried bobbing for apples? With our blunt human teeth and mouths smaller than an apple, this is not easy. Fortunately, when we're not playing games we can use our hands to eat an apple. Birds do not have that advantage. Full Story
Sign the kids up for Eco Camp
Space is still available for secondthrough fifth-graders at the new Eco Camp at the Conservancy of Southwest Florida during winter break. Winter in the Western Everglades is scheduled for Dec. 29 through Jan. Full Story
Naples Zoo residents enjoy special holiday treats
The 12 days of Christmas are filled with wild surprises at The Naples Zoo, where zookeepers are feeding their charges special meals now through Wednesday, Dec. 24. Full Story
COURTESY PHOTO Red river hogs contemplate where to dig in to their holiday treat at the Zoo.
Sign up now for seat at Conservancy lectures
The Conservancy of Southwest Florida is accepting reservations for its 2009 Speakers Series. Full Story