Nature girl’s weekend picks

January 1, 2009

plantsaleMaster Gardener Plant Sale – Saturday Jan. 17

DeFuniak Springs –  09:00 am to 12:00 pm

The Walton County Master Gardeners will be holding a plant sale at the Extension Center next to the fairgrounds on SR 83.




turpentinetreeLearn about Turpentining – Sat. Jan 17

Location: Topsail Hill State Preserve State Park Santa Rosa Beach – 10:00 am
Be part of our turpentining crew as they go out into the piney woods and earn their daily babbits.

Meet at the Day-Use entrance off of Hwy 30A and take ride on the tram and a short walk with park staff to the turpentine camp. A $2.00 entrance fee is required.

alysbeachcourtyard2Alys Beach hosting open house

Saturday, January 17, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Join the folks at Alys Beach for a walking tour of the many beautiful courtyard homes and pedestrian paths of Alys Beach.



fonville_poster_jan-feb091Stir it in the sauce!

Saturday, January 17, 5-8 p.m.
Fonville Press – Alys Beach
All you can eat chicken and sausage gumbo, s’mores and hot cocoa. Live music by the Coconut String Band. $10 for adults, kids 10 and under eat free. $5 pitchers of beer, $4 glasses of wine. As always, enjoy petanque, ping-pong, bocce, horsehoes and a firepit.