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(L) LEISURE

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ACTIVITIES 2017- 2018:   

Happy Hoofers
ACTIVITIES 2018-2019
DATE ACTIVITY LEVEL LEADERS
Participants Code: (MF) Members First-(MP) Members & Public - (M) Members Only
Activity Level Code: (L) Leisure (M) Moderate - (S) Strenuous
Sun 8/26/18 Pot Luck and Beach Walk                                  Dr. Von D. Mizell-Eula Johnson  State Park Dania MP/M  Lynn Thompson 954-850-3668 ma12thom@bellsouth.net   
Sat  9/08/18 "Raccoon Ride"--bicycle the back of neighborhoods from TreeTops Park thru Pine Island Ridge to Robbins Preserve, to Flamingo Gardens Davie FL MP/S Janet Leasher 954-261-5836  janetleasher@hotmail.com            Dick Ward 954-536-3289
wrddick@aol.com  
Thu9/13/18 Chapter Meeting
Fern Forest Nature Center
201 Lyons Rd. South, Coconut Creek, FL 33063
7:30 PM
MP/L Kay Ferrara 954-609-4727 kayferrara@bellsouth.net
Fri 9/14/18 Morikami Sushi & Stroll  at Morikami Museum & Japanese Gardens MP/L Lynn Thompson 954-850-3668 ma12thom@bellsouth.net   Esther Muram 954-658-8386 itailusa@gmail.com
Wed 9/26/18 Snorkel Phil Foster Park WPB                        Limit 20      Members First MF/S Lynn Thompson 954-850-3668  ma12thom@bellsouth.net             
Fri  9/28/18 to
Sun 9/30/18
FTA Skills Training Paisley FL                               for trail maintainers M/M Kay Ferrara 954-609-4727 kayferrara@bellsouth.net
Fri  10/05/18 to
Sun 10/07/18
FTA National Trails Festival Deland, FL  https://www.floridatrail.org/national-trails-festival-2018/ MP/L Kay Ferrara 954-609-4727 kayferrara@bellsouth.net
Wed 10/10/18 Hobe Sound Blowing Rocks and Beach Walk MP/M Lynn Thompson 954-850-3668  ma12thom@bellsouth.net
Thu 10/11/18 Chapter Meeting
Fern Forest Nature Center
201 Lyons Rd. South, Coconut Creek, FL 33063
7:30 PM
MP/L Kay Ferrara 954-609-4727 kayferrara@bellsouth.net
Sat 10/13/18 Unbelievable Acres Botanic Gardens                 West Palm Beach MP/L Lynn Thompson 954-850-3668  ma12thom@bellsouth.net
Sat 10/20/18 FTA BOD MTG MP/L David Denham H 305-284-9861 ddenham@consultant.com
Sun 10/21/18 FTA Chapter Council MTG MP/L Kay Ferrara 954-609-4727 kayferrara@bellsouth.net
Sat 10/27/18 Day Hike Section 2 to Carpenter Camp             LIMIT 20 MP/M Kay Ferrara 954-609-4727 kayferrara@bellsouth.net    Esther Muram 954-658-8386 itailusa@gmail.com  
Wed 10/31/18 SFWMD Maintenance FNST MP/M Mike Thompson 561-290-9984 lamathompson@hotmail.com         Lynn Thompson 954-850-3668 ma12thom@bellsouth.net             
Thur 11/01/18 SFWMD Maintenance FNST MP/M Mike Thompson 561-290-9984 lamathompson@hotmail.com         Lynn Thompson 954-850-3668 ma12thom@bellsouth.net             
Fri 11/02/18 FNST Maintenance                                          Seminole Indian Reservation MP/M Kay Ferrara 954-609-4727 kayferrara@bellsouth.net
Thu11/8/18 Chapter Meeting
Fern Forest Nature Center
201 Lyons Rd. South, Coconut Creek, FL 33063
7:30 PM
MP/L Kay Ferrara 954-609-4727 kayferrara@bellsouth.net
Sat 11/10/18 Tool Maintenance Day   Limit 20 M/M Larry Alesi 561-445-9251 larrya1049@yahoo.com
David Denham H 305-284-9861 ddenham@consultant.com
Fri 11/16/18 to
Sun 11/18/18
Work Hike Big Cypress Preserve Section II at   MM 63 Basecamp at Nobles Campsite                  Limit 35
 
M/S Larry Alesi 561-445-9251 larrya1049@yahoo.com
David Denham H 305-284-9861 ddenham@consultant.com 
Wed 11/21/18 to
Sun 11/25/18
Thanksgiving campout &  paddle Canaveral National Seashore Camp at Headwinds camp on Island
 
M/M David Denham H 305-284-9861 ddenham@consultant.com             Dick Ward 954-536-3289
wrddick@aol.com  
Sat 12/01/18 Fern Forest Nature Center Work Day
at Fern Forest Nature Center 201 Lyons Rd. South,
Coconut Creek, FL 33063
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MP/M Kathleen Bonvouloir                 954-234-5657       threebons@aol.com
Fri 12/07/18 to
Sun 12/09/18
FTA S. Reginal Conference                              Tanah Keeta Scout Camp Tequesta                  Happy Hoofers Host MP/L Kay Ferrara 954-609-4727 kayferrara@bellsouth.net
Thu12/13/18 Chapter Meeting
Fern Forest Nature Center
201 Lyons Rd. South, Coconut Creek, FL 33063
7:30 PM
MP/L Kay Ferrara 954-609-4727 kayferrara@bellsouth.net
Sat 12/15/18 to
Sun 12/16/18
Work Hike Big Cypress Preserve Section II at   MM 63 Basecamp at Nobles Campsite                  Limit 35
 
M/S Larry Alesi 561-445-9251 larrya1049@yahoo.com
David Denham H 305-284-9861 ddenham@consultant.com  Robert Rockwell 954-242-6786  rockyhic@hotmailcom
Sat 12/22/18 Festival of Lights                                             Mounts Botanical Gardens MP/L  Lynn Thompson 954-850-3668 ma12thom@bellsouth.net   
Fri 12/28/18 to
Tue 1/1/19
New Years basecamp and day hike Osceola National Forest and Suwannee River MP/M Mike Thompson 561-290-9984
lamathompson@hotmail.com Lynn Thompson 954-850-3668
ma12thom@bellsouth.net
December TBD Day Hike 6 miles Riverbend Park MP/M Steve Galla 954-933-1702  steve@stevegalla.com
 Sun 1/6/19 Mon 1/7/19 Meet thru hikers as they come out of swamp MM63 south side 9-4 daily MP/L Lynn Thompson 954-850-3668 ma12thom@bellsouth.net           
Thu 1/10/19 Chapter Meeting
Fern Forest Nature Center
201 Lyons Rd. South, Coconut Creek, FL 33063
7:30 PM
MP/L Kay Ferrara 954-609-4727 kayferrara@bellsouth.net
Sat 01/12/19 Fern Forest Nature Center Work Day
at Fern Forest Nature Center 201 Lyons Rd. South,
Coconut Creek, FL 33063
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
M/M Kathleen Bonvouloir                 954-234-5657       threebons@aol.com
Sun                01/13/19 Paddle Halfway Creek, Barron River                  Limit 12 MP/S Mike Thompson 561-290-9984
lamathompson@hotmail.com Esther Muram 954-658-8386 itailusa@gmail.com               Lynn Thompson 954-850-3668
ma12thom@bellsouth.net
Sat 1/19/19
to
Mon 1/21/19
Overnight hike Dinner Island Ranch &                OK Slough S/F  and Spirit of the Wild                  Limit 12 M/S David Denham H 305-284-9861 ddenham@consultant.com             Larry Alesi 561-445-9251 larrya1049@yahoo.com
 
Fri 1/25/19
to
Sun 1/27/19
Annual Ladies car camping                                Myakka River State Park, Sarasota                                                        Limit 20  Members First MF/L Kay Ferrara 954-609-4727 kayferrara@bellsouth.net
Kathy Bonvouloir 954-234-5657
threebons@aol.com
January TBD Day Hike Fern Forest 4 miles MP/M Steve Galla 954-933-1702  steve@stevegalla.com
Fri  02/01/19  to              Sun 02/03/19 Backpack Dupuis to Corbett 31 miles               Limit 8 MP/S Megan Digeon
954-829-8494
megandigeon@gmail.com
Fri  02/08/19  to              Sun 02/10/19 3 day backpack to Carlton Reserve                     Venice, FL                                                                   Limit 10 MP/S Mike Thompson 561-290-9984
lamathompson@hotmail.com     Kathy Bonvouloir 954-234-5657
threebons@aol.com                  Lynn Thompson 954-850-3668
ma12thom@bellsouth.net
Thu 2/14/19 Chapter Meeting
Fern Forest Nature Center
201 Lyons Rd. South, Coconut Creek, FL 33063
7:30 PM
MP/L Kay Ferrara 954-609-4727 kayferrara@bellsouth.net
Fri 2/15/19
to
Mon 2/18/19
4 Days Across the Preserve Backpacking                      
(~48 miles in 4 days)
Limit  12 people
M/S David Denham H 305-284-9861 ddenham@consultant.com
Larry Alesi 561-445-9251 larrya1049@yahoo.com 
Sat 2/16/19
to
Mon 2/18/19
Car camp  hike/kayak                                     Tomoka State Park Ormond Beach                   Limit 15 MP/M Kathy Bonvouloir 954-234-5657
threebons@aol.com                  Esther Muram 954-658-8386 itailusa@gmail.com                    Kay Ferrara 954-609-4727 kayferrara@bellsouth.net
Sat 02/23/19 Fern Forest Nature Center Work Day
at Fern Forest Nature Center 201 Lyons Rd. South,
Coconut Creek, FL 33063
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MP/M Kathleen Bonvouloir                 954-234-5657       threebons@aol.com
Sat  02/23/19 Owl Prowl  Belle Glade                                    Limit 24 MF/L Lynn Thompson 954-850-3668 ma12thom@bellsouth.net              Mike Thompson 561-290-9984
lamathompson@hotmail. 
February TBD Day hike  Big Cypress National Preserve  7.5 miles MP/M Steve Galla 954-933-1702  steve@stevegalla.com
Fri 3/01/19
to
Sun 3/03/19
Car camping Fort Drum WMA                          Limit 20 MP/L Kay Ferrara 954-609-4727 kayferrara@bellsouth.net            Esther Muram 954-658-8386 itailusa@gmail.com
Sat 3/2/19  42nd Annual Waterway Cleanup at TBD ? MP/M Kathy Bonvouloir 954-234-5657
threebons@aol.com

 
Wed 3/06/19
to
Sun 3/10/19
Base camp and day hikes                              Cumberland Island  Ga                                      Limit 12 MP/M Mike Thompson 561-290-9984
lamathompson@hotmail.com Lynn Thompson 954-850-3668
ma12thom@bellsouth.net
Thu 3/14/19 Chapter Meeting
Fern Forest Nature Center
201 Lyons Rd. South, Coconut Creek, FL 33063
7:30 PM
MP/L Kay Ferrara 954-609-4727 kayferrara@bellsouth.net
Sat 03/16/19
 
Fern Forest Nature Center Work Day
at Fern Forest Nature Center 201 Lyons Rd. South,
Coconut Creek, FL 33063
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MP/M Kathleen Bonvouloir                 954-234-5657       threebons@aol.com
Sat 3/23/19
to
Mon 3/25/19
Backpacking Fisheating Creek WMA 

35 miles   Limit 12 people
M/S David Denham H 305-284-9861 ddenham@consultant.com
Larry Alesi 561-445-9251 larrya1049@yahoo.com 
March TBD Day hike Dyer Park & Winding Waters 5 miles MP/M Steve Galla 954-933-1702  steve@stevegalla.com
Sat 4/06/19 Day Hike Bridge to Bridge BCNP approx 7 mi Limit 20 MP/M Dick Ward 954-536-3289  Wrddick@aol.com               Steve Galla 954-933-1702  steve@stevegalla.com        
Thu 4/11/19 Chapter Meeting
Fern Forest Nature Center
201 Lyons Rd. South, Coconut Creek, FL 33063
7:30 PM
MP/L Kay Ferrara 954-609-4727 kayferrara@bellsouth.net
Sat 4/13/19
 
Paddle West Lake Park Hollywood MP/M Mike Thompson 561-290-9984
lamathompson@hotmail.com Lynn Thompson 954-850-3668
ma12thom@bellsouth.net
Sat 4/27/19 FTA Booth Coconut Creek Arbor Day MP/L Kathy Bonvouloir 954-234-5657
threebons@aol.com                  Esther Muram 954-658-8386 itailusa@gmail.com
Sun 4/28/19 Kayak/Snorkel John Pennecamp State Park     Limit 15 Members First MF/M Kathy Bonvouloir 954-234-5657
threebons@aol.com                 Kay Ferrara 954-609-4727 KayFerrara@bellsouth.net
April TBD Day hike Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park  4.5 miles MP/M Steve Galla 954-933-1702  steve@stevegalla.com
Sat               05/04/19
 
Day Hike Looneyville                                         Big Cypress National Preserve MP/M Dick Ward 954-536-3289  Wrddick@aol.com              Megan Digeon 954-829-8494
megandigeon@gmail.com
Thu 5/09/19 Chapter Meeting
Fern Forest Nature Center
201 Lyons Rd. South, Coconut Creek, FL 33063
7:30 PM
MP/L Kay Ferrara 954-609-4727 kayferrara@bellsouth.net
Sat 5/11/19 Day Hike to Tarpon Lake BCNP                       Limit 12  MP/L David Denham H 305-284-9861 ddenham@consultant.com               Robert Rockwell 954-242-6786  rockyhic@hotmail.com             
Sat 6/1/19 National Trails Day Hike at Fern Forest            walk boardwalk and visit nature center MP/L Kathy Bonvouloir 954-234-5657
threebons@aol.com             Kay Ferrara 954-609-4727 kayferrara@bellsouth.net