Florida: Collier County Museums set for 10th annual Marjory Stoneman Douglas Festival

02/06/2014 12:00 AM

02/05/2014 2:46 PM

The 10th annual Marjory Stoneman Douglas Festival is scheduled Feb. 18-22 at the Museum of the Everglades in Everglades City. Best known for Everglades: River of Grass, first published in 1947, the author, journalist and environmental activist presented the concept that the Everglades was not simply a swamp but part of a vast, vital eco-system. The festival features daily activities, including tram tours, nature walks, canoe tours and workshops.

Details: www.msdfestival.com or 239-695-0008.

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