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Reading with Rangers series begins this Friday, runs through July 26

Park Rangers will begin a “Reading with Rangers” series in partnership with the Marion County Library System at parks around Ocala. The series will begin Friday, June 7, and run through July 26.

Attendees are encouraged to bring a lunch or a snack, a blanket to sit on, and to stay after the reading to play in the park. The event will take place every Friday from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.:

June 7 at Tuscawilla Park (800 NE Sanchez Ave)
June 14 at Jervey Gantt Recreation Complex (2200 SE 36 Ave)
June 21 at Lillian F. Bryant (2200 NW 17 Pl)
June 28 at Scott Springs (2825 SW 24 Ave)
July 5 at Tom’s Park (2245 N. Magnolia Ave)
July 12 at Heritage Nature Conservancy (2005 NE Third St)
July 19 at Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Complex (1510 NW Fourth St)
July 26 at Tuscawilla (800 NE Sanchez Ave)

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