Friends Garage Sale
Come look for treasures and bargains at the Friends Garage Sale Fundraiser
Fri & Sat Jan 15 & 16 from 9-4. 6673 12th Ave N, St Petersburg. Members have donated wonderful items to help us raise funds for our Education program’s Field Trips for 4th and 5th graders from some of our local Title 1 schools.
Sale goes on Rain or shine! Sat, January 16, 9am – 4pm
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- Encourage membership through opportunities that support the efforts of the Fish and Wildlife Service at the Tampa Bay Refuges.
- Raise money to fund conservation, preservation, and educational projects in support of the Tampa Bay Refuges and the National Refuge System.
- Provide environmental education programs to elementary age students that takes them out of the classroom and into the school yard where they learn to relate conservation and sustainability concepts to their daily environment.
- Sponsor periodic Refuge clean-ups of exotic plants, debris, and mono-filament that are damaging to wildlife and habitat.
- Offer public educational programs on conservation and preservation topics, the Tampa Bay Refuges, and the national Refuge System.
- Provide bird stewards at Egmont Key who monitor secured areas and ensure that birds can safely nest and rest during periods of high boater visitation to the island.
- Survey nesting and resting birds at the Pinellas Refuges each month to measure changes in population and evaluate effectiveness of conservation programs.