Kayaking on the Crystal River

Explore Florida’s Waterways with Noted Author Johnny Molloy

by  smiley

Mark your calendar for an exciting event as Calusa Blueway presents the second in its series of free programs, this time, featuring renowned speaker Johnny Molloy.

Join him for his presentation titled “A Wealth of Waterways: Canoeing & Kayaking in Florida,” Johnny Molloy, an experienced author with over 85 outdoor guidebooks to his name, he captivates the audience with his slideshow and talk centered around paddling in the Sunshine State. The event coincides with the release of the third edition of his book “Canoeing & Kayaking Florida,” where Molloy highlights his favorite destinations and imparts essential paddling tips. Having explored waterways from the Yukon Province to Minnesota’s Boundary Waters and Maine’s Allagash Waterway, Molloy brings a wealth of firsthand experiences to his presentation.

Calusa Blueway Coordinator Mike Hammond expressed excitement about Molloy’s contribution, stating, “Johnny literally wrote the book on paddling in Florida. One of the reasons his books are so popular is because he has spent so much time experiencing the outdoors firsthand. We’re looking forward to him sharing those experiences and adventures with us.”

Attendees will have the opportunity to get their books autographed by the author, making this event a unique chance to connect with a seasoned outdoor enthusiast.

This engaging presentation is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, January 23, at the North Fort  Myers Recreation Center, located at 2000 N. Recreation Park Way, North Fort Myers, FL 33903.

For additional information and directions to the program, you can contact the North Fort Myers Recreation Center at 239-533-7200. Trail information is available at www.calusablueway.com or www. leeparks.org/blueway. Stay updated by following Calusa Blueway on Facebook, and for those on the go, download the free smartphone app from the iTunes store or Google Play. Visitors seeking more information about the region can explore www.fortmyers-sanibel.com.

Don’t miss out on this enriching evening as Johnny Molloy shares his passion for Florida paddling and unveils the treasures hidden within the state’s waterways.