Interactive Career Exploration Series 13: So You Want to Explore Careers that Combine a Love of the Outdoors with How to Build a Business?”

                “Entrepreneurs are seen as economic agents, decision-makers, risk-takers, innovators,                                               and agents of economic change!” [...]

Interactive Career Exploration Series 12: So You Want to Explore Careers with a Legendary Boat Builder?

 “Legends Aren’t Born…They’re Built!” Learn How to Build a Legendary Boat!” Learn how Chris-Craft has perfected the art of  boat building! Extreme (reaching [...]

Newtown Alive Tour & Performance

Embracing Our Differences is proud to partner with Newtown Alive and Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe to celebrate the history and cultural heritage of Newtown, one of Sarasota’s oldest [...]

The Orchid Show: Earth, Air, Fire, Water

  Stories of orchid discovery past and present will be featured in Selby Gardens’ Museum of Botany & the Arts. The exhibition will examine the various environments in which orchids grow [...]

Warhol: Flowers in the Factory

  “Flowers in the Factory” will turn Selby Gardens into a floral playground and feature original artwork by the artist Andy Warhol. Six Warhol silkscreens of flower will be on view in the [...]

Where Land Meets Sea: 7th Grade Mangrove and Estuary Exploration

Created by the Marie Selby Botanical Gardens especially for 7th Grade Life Science students, to extend their field trip on the Carefree Learner.  This field study specifically focusing on [...]

LIFE (Living in Florida Environments) Program

The LIFE Program is an environmental education program made from the collaboration between the Florida Park Service and the University of Florida IFAS Extension of Sarasota County. The program [...]

What’s Cycling in the Biosphere

Students will explore natural cycles that regulate and balance our biosphere.  Students will be trained as field researchers who collect, record, and interpret data on the natural cycles [...]

Alligator Game – Myakka Ecosystems

In this role-playing game, students will experience life as an alligator. They will explore the different habitats they are found and learn about the challenges they face for survival. They [...]