Parks & Natural Resources

We take great pride in offering a vast array of programs and activities throughout Manatee County, which promote our mission of health for the community and environment.

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Announcements

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Coquina Beach Parking and Drainage Project
March 28, 2019
South area of Coquina Beach parking lot to close April 1 to improve drainage, parkingRead More
Beach Renourishment Update
Two phases of Beach Renourishment on Anna Maria Island beginning February/March 2020.Read More

Upcoming Events

Full Calendar
21Feb
Boot Camp
5:45AM - 6:30AMGT Bray Fitness Center
21Feb
Wake Up Yoga
8:00AM - 8:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
21Feb
Zumba
9:00AM - 9:50AMG.T. Bray Recreation Center
21Feb
Boot Camp
9:00AM - 9:50AMG.T. Bray Fitness Center
21Feb
COASTAL CLIMATE WALK: MANGROVE MIGRATION
9:30AM - 12:00PM
21Feb
Cycle Plus
10:00AM - 10:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
21Feb
Chair Yoga
10:00AM - 10:50AMG.T. Bray Movie Room
21Feb
Barre
11:00AM - 11:50AMG. T. Bray multi-purpose room
22Feb
MANATEE AUDUBON SOCIETY BIRDING TOUR: BENNETT PARK
7:30AM - 12:00PM
22Feb
MORNINGS AT THE NEST
8:00AM - 12:00PM
22Feb
BANG™
9:00AM - 9:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
22Feb
Boot Camp
9:00AM - 9:45AMGT Bray Fitness Center
22Feb
EMERSON ENHANCERS VOLUNTEER WORKDAY
9:00AM - 11:00AM
22Feb
Wake Up Yoga
10:00AM - 10:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
22Feb
Rocky Bluff Library - Ask a Master Gardener Volunteer
10:00AM - 1:00PM6750 US-301, Ellenton, FL 34222, USA
22Feb
Master Gardener School: Growboxes
10:00AM - 12:00PM1303 17th St W, Palmetto, FL 34221, USA
22Feb
Rollassage
11:00AM - 11:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center-Multipurpose Room
22Feb
Aqua Combo
12:15PM - 1:15PMG. T. Bray Pool
22Feb
TORTOISE TALKS
1:00PM - 2:00PM
24Feb
Boot Camp
5:45AM - 6:30AMGT Bray Recreation Center
24Feb
Tai Chi
8:00AM - 8:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
24Feb
BANG™
9:00AM - 9:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
24Feb
INTERMEDIATE KAYAKING SKILLS
9:00AM - 12:00PM
24Feb
Wake Up Yoga
10:00AM - 10:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
24Feb
Rollassage
10:00AM - 10:50AMG.T. Bray Movie Room
24Feb
TRX Circuit
11:00AM - 11:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center multi-purpose room
24Feb
Ultra Beginner Line Dance
1:00PM - 1:50PMGT Bray Recreation Center-Multipurpose Room
24Feb
High Beginner Line Dance
2:00PM - 2:50PMGT Bray Recreation Center-Multipurpose Room
24Feb
Cardio Kick
4:30PM - 5:20PMG.T. Multi-purpose room
24Feb
TRX- Core
5:30PM - 6:20PMGT Bray Recreation Center-Multipurpose Room
24Feb
Boot Camp
5:30PM - 6:20PMGT Bray Fitness Center
24Feb
Strength Training
6:30PM - 7:20PMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
25Feb
Strengthen & Lengthen
8:00AM - 8:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
25Feb
Wake Up Yoga
8:00AM - 8:50AMG.T. Multi-purpose room
25Feb
Cardio Flex
9:00AM - 9:50AMGymnasium
25Feb
Zumba
9:00AM - 9:50AMG.T. Bray Recreation Center
25Feb
LaBlast
10:00AM - 10:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center Multi-Purpose Room
25Feb
Taking The Mystery Out Of Micro-Irrigation
10:00AM - 12:00PM1303 17th St W, Palmetto, FL 34221, USA
25Feb
Water Aerobics
10:15AM - 10:50AMGT Bray Pool
25Feb
Women & Weights
11:00AM - 11:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center Multi-Purpose Room
25Feb
Boot Camp
5:30PM - 6:20PMGT Bray Fitness Center
25Feb
Aqua Zumba
5:30PM - 6:20PMGT Bray Pool
25Feb
Vinyasa Yoga
5:30PM - 6:20PMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
25Feb
BANG™
6:30PM - 7:30PMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
25Feb
Rollassage
7:30PM - 8:20PMG. T. Bray multi-purpose room
26Feb
Boot Camp
5:45AM - 6:30AMGT Bray Fitness Center
26Feb
Boot Camp
5:45AM - 6:30AMG.T. Multi-purpose room
26Feb
Wake Up Yoga
8:00AM - 8:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room
26Feb
Wake Up Yoga
8:00AM - 8:50AMG.T. Multi-purpose room
26Feb
Strengthen & Lengthen
9:00AM - 9:50AMGT Bray Recreation Center- Multipurpose Room