Tag Archives: Morningside Nature Center

Gainesville Family First To Win The Michelle Park Family Recreation Scholarship

By on March 23rd, 2015 | Last updated: March 26, 2015 at 9:09 am

The Garrity family is the first family to receive the Michelle Park Family Recreation Scholarship from the City of Gainesville Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department. The scholarship is valued at $1,500 and was created for families to engage in recreational and cultural activities for free.

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Former Prison To Turn Into Homeless Shelter, Expand Nature Center

By , and on November 20th, 2013 | Last updated: November 20, 2013 at 5:10 pm

Gov. Rick Scott and the Florida Cabinet approved Tuesday a proposal to buy former Gainesville Correctional Institution for nearly $1.4 million. The prison will be converted into a homeless shelter and the Morningside Nature Center will be expanded.

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WUFT Weekender: Robin Hood, Great Cloth Diaper Change, Farm and Forest Festival

By and on April 19th, 2013 | Last updated: April 20, 2013 at 10:56 am

Gainesville will play host to events such as Robin Hood, The Great Cloth Diaper Change and the Farm & Forest Festival.

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