New Trail Signs Debut!

Weedon hikers REJOICE. Some months ago Allison, a new member of the Friends of Weedon Island, approached us about volunteer opportunities. We learned that her avocation was wood working and we immediately targeted the need for directional signs at key intersections on the Preserve's hiking trails. In many cases, there were none and hikers found [...]

By |2022-05-02T13:14:17-04:00April 30th, 2022|Projects, Uncategorized|

Gulf Islanders: The Story of Weedon Island

Long in planning and production, this outstanding video from Into Nature Films, produced and funded by the Friends of Weedon Island, captures the Preserve's fascinating cultural history and magnificent Florida environment. In this difficult time, we hope that this reminder of why Weedon is so special helps make your day more positive, interesting, and pleasant.  Just [...]

By |2020-07-31T16:14:53-04:00July 31st, 2020|Gulf Islanders Video, Uncategorized|

2019’s Annual Reception and Membership Meeting

On December 6, The Friends celebrated 2019 achievements and future initiatives at its annual reception and membership meeting. The evening kicked off with members enjoying delicious "delectables"  from Delectables Fine Catering. Yum. Delectables provides a terrific start to the evening. Following the reception, the annual meeting introduced a sneak preview of a professionally [...]

By |2019-12-16T11:57:15-05:00December 15th, 2019|Annual Meetings, Uncategorized|