Event Postponed

We will be rescheduling this event with Dr. Beach and roll over current ticket-holders to our next scheduled TREE Party with Dr. Bugs (aka Mark Moffett) to take place on Nov.17. We will provide more information on this soon. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

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Tree Party Dr. Beach

Join us as we continue to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Myakka Canopy Walkway with our TREE-parties series. Hosted by Dr. Meg Lowman, creator of the Canopy Walkway, with Dr. Stephen Leatherman, known worldwide as Dr. Beach, as the guest speaker.

The third of our tree-parties series on environmental issues:

April 7, 2020 – 6 to 8 p.m.
Michael’s On East Ballroom in Sarasota, FL (map)

Dr. Stephen Leatherman

What Makes a Good Beach, from Sand to Trees?

Libations and Hors d’oeuvres will be served.

Sponsorship Opportunities and Single Ticket Purchases

What Makes a Good Beach, from Sand to Trees?

Guest speaker Dr. Stephen Leatherman, known worldwide as Dr. Beach for his annual beach rankings, is an expert in coastal geology and marine issues, including red tide and sargassum outbreaks. He will discuss the importance of coastal trees to beach communities, as well as the economic value of healthy beaches, forests, and landscapes in Florida.


Anne Folsom Smith Interiors

Elizabeth Moore

Erdoesey Foundation

Gulf Coast Community Foundation

Laura and Gaylon Peters

Replogle Family Foundation

Rita B. LaMere Memorial Foundation

Triad Foundation