Drone video of flooding, taken 25 April 2019.
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Friends of Petrie Island – 2019 Activities
Friends of Petrie Island (FOPI) are currently planning for 2019 programming. Please check this web site for updates and additional events. PLEASE JOIN US.
Wednesday Work Days- every Wednesday morning starting April 17 from 9- 12. Meet at the Tool shed.
- Guided Tours beginning in May
- for Schools, Summer Camps and other childrens’ groups
- for Adults
To request a tour for your class or group please email us: firstname.lastname@example.org
May 5- Jane’s walk – cancelled due to flooding
May 18- Victoria Day weekend -bathrooms open
June 4- NEW for 2019- Petrie Island Plant Group starts to discuss local flora ( runs first and third Tues evenings )
June 7-membership drive starts
June 8- Open House
- June 9- Turtle Day
- July/ August Naturalist Education sessions – please see the Children’s Programs page for information on ages, themes, dates and costs
Also watch for-
- an inventory of trees- including some of the rarer species found on Petrie Island such as hackberry and butternut
- a formal dedication for the new Volunteer Memorial Trail