Annual River Blessing
Saturday, January 25, 2020 | 9 - 11 a.m. at Alpine Groves Park
The St. Johns County Parks Department will partner with the St. Johns and Matanzas Riverkeepers for the Annual River Blessing at Alpine Groves Park on Saturday, January 25, 2020, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 .m.
Guests can gather beside the St. Johns River next to the historic Bennett House to hear a selection of speakers and then participate in the silent, non-denominational ceremony where a bowl of water is passed guided by a heartbeat drum by First Nations.
After the blessing, attendees are welcome to tour nearby Beluthahatchee Park from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Please email St. Johns County Park Naturalist AyoLane Halusky here or give him a call at (904) 209-0348 for more information.
Admission: The program is free.
When: From 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
Where: Alpine Groves Park is located at 2060 S.R. 13 in Fruit Cove, FL 32259. Beluthahatchee Park is located at 1501 State Rd 13 in Fruit Cove, FL 32259.