The latest issue of Hammock Happenings is now available! Check it out and learn about our new programs, what happens when we get new fish for our aquariums, and the effect foxes have on sea turtle nesting. The March-April program calendar can be found in the center, and reservation details for the
Join Gumbo Limbo Nature Center for our new on-water adventure programs! We are offering nature programs by canoe, kayak, and stand up paddle boards. Space is limited so be sure to register in advance by clicking on the date for each program. Registration is required and will close 48 hours before
The City of Boca Raton will be conducting a holiday tree recycling program from December 26 through January 21. Residents can drop off their “clean” holiday trees at 751 Banyan Trail located adjacent to Mizner Bark Dog Park. The City’s Recreation Services Department will pick up the trees and
After Hurricane Irma hit Florida on September 11th, 2017, immediate attention was needed for thousands of sea turtle babies that had been washed back from the ocean onto the beaches. Due to the tidal surges and strong waves, it becomes very difficult for the baby turtles to get into deeper water.
Gumbo Limbo's International Coastal Clean-up has been rescheduled for October 28. Please note the we will meet at Gumbo Limbo, and clean the beaches in Red Reef and South Beach Parks. Pease register for this date (if you registered for the September date we need a new registration for this date).
Click here to learn all about Halloween in the Garden and to make reservations today!
How It Works Explore some of the City of Boca Raton’s amazing exhibits, programs and places, learn something cool, and win prizes in the process! Get your “STEAM through September” passport at any of the participating locations Complete one challenge in each of the (S)cience,
Track Blitzen and Peanut Some of our sea turtles listed have been fitted with satellite tags and released! These turtles were patients in Gumbo Limbo's Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility, or they were educational turtles that were released. Click here to learn more about Gumbo Limbo's
Gumbo Limbo Nature Center will resume regular hours on Sept 18. Our hatchling drop off box is available on the front porch of the nature center. Please do not place water or other items in the cooler with the hatchlings. Please call 1-888-404-FWCC to report sea turtle emergencies. Thank you.
Gumbo Limbo Nature Center and property will be closed at Noon on Thursday, September 7 until further notice. Check back here or on our Facebook page for updates about our closure. Please follow the City and Police’s Facebook and Twitter accounts for updates & advisories on City services. •