Camping at Phipps Park, located along the Okeechobee Waterway. The campground is near the Florida Turnpike and is easily accessible via Interstate-95. Enjoy fresh and/or saltwater fishing. Campers also appreciate the waterfront view that many of our sites provide. For more information, visit the Martin County Parks and Recreation website at www.martin.fl.us or call (772) 287-6565.
oJensen Bookwalk: noon-6 p.m. every Tuesday at Historic Downtown Jensen Beach. Sponsored by Jensen Beach Village Mainstreet and Treasure Coast Writer's Guild.
Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center nature trail adventures: The daily, 90-minute guided walks start at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. at the center, 890 N.E. Ocean Blvd., Stuart. Free with paid admission to the center. Admission to the center is $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 3 to 12. For information, call (772) 225-0505 or visit www.floridaoceanographic.org
House of Refuge museum is at 301 S.E. MacArthur Blvd., Hutchinson Island, Stuart. Hours are from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Saturday, and Sunday, 1-4 p.m. Admission is $6 for adults and $3 for children ages 6-12. For information, call (772) 225-1875.
Maritime and Yachting Museum features classic and antique boats, ship models, nautical artifacts and tools, paintings and books. The museum is at 1707 Indian River Drive, Jensen Beach, and is open from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on weekdays, and from 1-5 p.m. on Sundays. For information, call (772) 692-1234.
The Singletarian Society of Martin and St. Lucie counties: Active single, divorced or widowed folks ages 57 to 70 are invited to join. The club meets formally once a month for a buffet lunch and news of upcoming events. For more information, call (772) 398-2345.
Stuart Community Band meets every Monday from 7-9 p.m. at the Stuart Middle School band room.. New members with some musical experience are welcome. For more information, call 772-219-1685, Ext. 225
Stuart Heritage Museum: The museum, 161 S.W. Flagler Ave., Stuart is open from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on Sundays. Admission is free. For information, call (772) 220-4600.
Sunset cruise: A two-hour sunset cruise through the Indian River Lagoon to Bird Island on Thursdays. Light refreshments are available. Check-in is at 3:30 p.m. at Finz Waterfront Grille, 4290 S.E. Salerno Road, Stuart. Morning tours are scheduled daily at 10:30 a.m. The cost is $20 for adults and $16 for children. Not recommended for children under 6. For information, call (772) 219-0148.
Stuart Green Market is held every Sunday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. year-round in front of Stuart's City Hall, 121 S.W. Flagler Avenue, Stuart. Fresh produce, bromeliads, shrubs and small trees, local growers, seafood, baked goods, boiled peanuts, honey, conch, crepes, barbeque, breakfast and lunch items, beautiful jewelry, soaps, candles, sundresses, local authors and artists, Highwaymen paintings, great live music and more. For information call (772) 528-8900.
Open "pick-up" tennis: Saturday, starting between 7:30-8:30 a.m. at Halpatiokee regional tennis courts on Lost River Road. Everyone is invited. There is no cost, but occasionally bringing a can of balls is suggested.
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