RiverFest 2019 – Celebrating the Santa Fe River
Bring your hiking shoes, your kayak, and your love of music and the Santa Fe River to participate in Our Santa Fe River's Annual RiverFest.
EXPLORE. This year’s RiverFest begins on March 23rd with a plant hike exploring a Santa Fe River floodplain forest and swamp with botanist and plant ecologist Dr. Colette Jacono. The Santa Fe River area contains[…]Read More
LEARN. On March 30th, join fellow paddlers and Master Naturalist Lars Andersen on an informative 9-mile river tour that includes the river’s most famous springs. Take a guided paddle tour lead by Master Naturalist Lars[…]Read More
PLAY. RiverFest wraps up on March 31st with an afternoon of family fun and fellowship with live music by the Deviljays and Our 9th Annual Songwriting Contest. There will be food & drinks, face painting,[…]Read More
OSFR was mentioned in the write-up about the Alligator Lake cleanup, even though our organization did not sponsor this one, thanks to Merrillee Malwitz-Jipson who took part in the project. As did Steven Scott, […]Read More
Your Donation Makes a Difference!
When you donate to Our Santa Fe River, you are supporting Our Education, Advocacy and Stewardship Projects directly or indirectly. During this past year OSFR has supported the following organizations:
Florida Defenders of the Environment - for their work with water issues
Florida Springs Council - for their work with Tallahassee and the Water Bill
Fort White Schools Parknership Program - to help underwrite their students environmental education
Springs Eternal Project - for a scholarship for one child to attend their Springs Ambassadors Camp
Gulf Restoration Network - underwriting for their venue to hold the "Grassroots Summit Against the Sabal Trail Pipeline
Special thanks to…
Jill Heinerth, Colette Jacono, PhD, Storm Roberts, Halcyon Manufacturing, WUBA-FM, Lazy Turtle Lodge and the North Central Florida Blues Society