Message From The President:

FRIENDS’ ACCOMPLISHMENTS OF 2013

Greetings,

My name is Denise Tenuto and I am one of the original founding board members of the Friends of Weeki Wachee Springs State Park. I was recruited by John Athanason, Public Relations Manager at the park, to the original Steering Committee as I was planning my retirement after 32 years from the Southwest Florida Water Management District (SWFWMD) and coordinating with the park as the Project Manager for the Weeki Wachee Springs Restoration Project.

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Family Beach Bash: Summer 2014

Family Beach Bash: Summer 2014

On selected dates this summer, June 21 and July 19, Weeki Wachee Springs State Park will open its doors after hours, from 6pm to 9pm, to welcome families to enjoy...

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Walmart River Cleanup May 30, 2014

Walmart River Cleanup May 30, 2014

We are grateful to Eric Orner of Walmart on U.S. 41 in Brooksville who coordinated another Walmart volunteer cleanup of the Weeki Wachee River yesterday, which not only enhanced protection...

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New engraved park bench opportunity!

New engraved park bench opportunity!

This year we are proud to announce a new opportunity to enhance our park with engraved park benches. Leave a memory, or make a statement! Read more about this program and...

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Florida-friendly Landscape Project 2013

Florida-friendly Landscape Project 2013

Earlier in 2013, the Friends gave Weeki Wachee Springs a facelift by implementing a Florida-friendly landscape plan prepared by the Florida Park Service. The landscaping provides enhanced filtration of stormwater runoff...

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