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Amazing Adventures Lecture Series


Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center
300 Tower Road
Naples, FL 34113
(239) 417-6310

Date and Time

  • January 2015
    • Fri, Jan 30, 5:30 - 7 pm
  • February 2015
    • Fri, Feb 27, 5:30 - 7 pm
  • March 2015
    • Fri, Mar 27, 5:30 - 7 pm


The Amazing Adventures monthly lecture series runs from January through March and brings many corners of the world to our auditorium screen. Narrated by a local naturalist, researcher or explorer, these audio/visual presentations provide destination ideas, natural histories, and travel tips and insights to ignite the travel bug in us all. This program ran at Rookery Bay from 2005-08 and is back by popular demand. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for refreshments, the speaker's presentation is 6 to 7 p.m. followed by questions and mingling. Admission is free for members and $10 for non-members and includes refreshments. Reservations are highly recommended as space is limited

  • Westward Found
    Fri, Jan 30, 5:30 - 7 pm
    From the deep, verdant swamps of subtropical Florida to the intricately-carved rock wilderness of the American Southwest, join National Park Rangers, Amy Washuta and Luke Gommerman, on a journey that has taken them even farther than they imagined. Be inspired to leave behind the comforts of home and lose yourself as never before.
  • Getting to the Roof of Africa
    Fri, Feb 27, 5:30 - 7 pm
    Scott Sherman, world traveler and biomedical engineer presents his adventure of climbing the highest volcano in Africa: Kilimanjaro. The talk includes the planning, preparation, training, travel and successful completion of the trek.
  • Southwest Florida Biologists Ignite
    Fri, Mar 27, 5:30 - 7 pm
    Details coming soon.

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