Families

Doctors Village Farmers Market March 5th

Doctors Village Farmers Market March 5th

Please join us at the Doctors Village Farmers Market the 1st Saturday of each month.

With vendors offering everything from fresh fruits & vegetables to home-made edibles prepared on-site, and hand crafted arts & crafts, the Doctors Village Farmers Market in Julington Creek is back and has quickly become one of the most successful in the region.

As a special feature this month’s there will be St. Johns County EMS vehicles on site!

Tickets for Disney On Ice presents Let’s Celebrate! on Sale Feb. 25th

Tickets for Disney On Ice presents Let’s Celebrate! on Sale Feb. 25th

Disney On Ice presents Let’s Celebrate! is bringing a colossal party on ice to your hometown!  This all-new show visits Jacksonville from April 7 – 10, 2011 for Eight performances at Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. Tickets go on sale February 25th at 10 a.m.

Summer Camp Lottery Registration Begins February 28th

The St. Johns County Recreation & Parks Department operates Super Summer Spectacular summer camps for children in kindergarten through fifth grade at multiple locations throughout the County. The camps are geared towards outdoor play and are staffed by experienced and motivated leaders and counselors. Each site participates in three exciting field trips, arts and crafts activities and swimming once a week. Space is very limited and registration is lottery based.

Camp Cadet Kicks Off Application Period

Northeast Florida Camp Cadet, Inc. is kicking off the application period for a week long summer camp that begins on June 19th and runs through June 25th, 2011 at Camp Blanding (southern Clay County off SR 16).

The camp is for all youth, not just for troubled youth. Applicants must be 12 - 15 years of age.  Applications will not be accepted after April 9th, 2011.  Applications are available at the local police /sheriffs offices in the following counties: Clay, Duval, Bradford, St. Johns and Nassau.  There is no cost/fee for the camp and a maximum of eighty (80) youth will be accepted. 

For more information please contact Officer Kimberly Robinson at 904-274-0545 or email at flcampcadet@yahoo.com.

Apply Now for Youth Quail, Turkey Hunts at Babcock Ranch Preserve

Ten lucky youngsters will be chosen for each of the two quail hunts and each of the two spring turkey hunts on the 16,612-acre Babcock Ranch Preserve in Charlotte County.  All hunters will be chosen by random drawing.  All hunts are Saturday-Sunday and will be guided. 

To be eligible for these hunts, applicants must be at least 12 years old by the first day of the hunt and under 16 years of age on the last day of the hunt for which they apply. Also, all youths must have passed a state-certified hunter safety course. 

Enjoy Family Time While Swapping Valentines with Your Favorite Characters

Enjoy Family Time While Swapping Valentines with Your Favorite Characters

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your family’s favorite Sesame Street friends on Saturday, Feb. 12 at Busch Gardens’ Sesame Street Safari of Fun.

Programs and Events for the St. Johns County Public Library System

Library Closing Dates in January:Monday, January 17th - Martin Luther King Jr.