Monthly Archives: November 2019

Nov 18

Park guests

Each month, mover 1,000 guests visit the park.¬† Some come from as far as China, Belgium, France, as well as Alaska, Puerto Rico, and Florida. Guests comments include: “Dream come true.” “The Yearling was the first book I read. I was six years old. Cried at the end.” “Beautiful, we enjoyed it. A step back […]

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Nov 18

Volunteer Honored

Sheila Holloway, MKR Tour Guide, was recently awarded the coveted Public Service Award at the Statewide Park Manager/Citizen Support Organization Meeting in Tampa. Sheila was recognized for her thirty plus years of work with the Florida Park Service and her dedication to Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Historic State Park. Sheila, without fail, goes above and beyond […]

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