Citrus County Walk Aware
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Have fun, be Healthy, support our Families with Dementia, enjoy scenic historical Floral City on November 13th, 2021!
The Citrus County Alzheimer’s Walk is back, and is more enjoyable, versatile, and educational than ever! With guidance from the Floral City Heritage Council, a choice of four different Walks will be offered.
WALK AN ARCHITECTURAL SCAVENGER HUNT TO DISCOVER THE HISTORIC ENVIROMENTOF FLORAL CITY– Match an Architectural feature in the SCAVENGER HUNT brochure with an historic building in the Floral City National Register Historic District.A successful completion will be rewarded.
WALK A HISTORICAL PATH TO SEE FLORAL CITY’S PAST– This WALK will take you past buildings in the National Historic District and on to other Historic buildings and sites such as the National Hernando De Soto Marker, Steamboat Landing, and locations of the early school houses.
WALK THE LABYRINTH REMINISCENT OF THE MIDDLE AGES – This brick path in the Town Center is based on the early Christian spiritual paths constructed in European cathedrals during the Crusades.
WALK THE FLORIDA STATE BLACK HISTORY TRAIL – Only two sites in Citrus County are listed in the State of Florida’s Black History Trail, and they are both in Floral City: the Floral City Community Cemetery established in 1908 and the Pleasant Hill Baptist Church developed to serve workers during the Phosphate mining boom of 1890 to 1911. Visit them both.
Awards for Top Teams – Start forming your teams now!
Mt. Carmel Methodist Church Famous BBQ dinners