So much to do, so much to see, and the weather is perfect so much of the time. We are starting this site to enrich your senses with Alachua County Florida. We will share links, Pictures, and tons of information to make a stay here worth the while.
So check back often for pictures and links and information, to make your stay worth the stay !
Alachua County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. As of the 2010 United States Census, the population of the county is 247,336. Alachua County is the home of the University of Florida and is also known for its diverse culture, local music, and artisans. Much of its economy revolves around the university. (Wikapedia)
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The 64th Annual Chiefland Watermelon Festival is Saturday June 2nd !
Stop out in Chiefland and enjoy! 8 AM to 3 PM
Are you prepared? The County has a CERT program (Community Emergency Response Team) that will help insure you are prepared in the event of a hurricane, or other natural event, as well as man-made. Think about getting involved for your family, and your community to assist.
Prepare items if you need to stay in your home
Prepare items if you need to seek shelter at one of Alachua’s Approved Shelters in your Community.
Clay Electric Cooperative Inc.s July 2014 issue of “Kilowatt” has an issue FULL of tips.
Helpful Websites in the event of a hurricane or other local disaster
Florida Division of Emergency Management: http://floridadisaster.org
The National Weather Service: http://Nws.NOAA.gov
The Federal Emergency Management Agency: http://FEMA.gov
The Weather Channel :: http://weather.com
The Red Cross: http://RedCross.org
March 27th take part in the Alachua Lions Club 75th Annual Cattleman’s Banquet. It is at 7 PM . Call Gib Coerper to RSVP. 352-318-0322
Arlo and Grace take Alachua by Storm
Our New Mascots are 11 weeks old, and we are taking them to outdoor events. Redefine Living : Enjoy Western Alachua County is part of the good living series , which includes sustainable living, enjoying living, visiting places of interest , and doing it safely. (always use your Sunscreen when you go out) We will be sharing more and more of their adventures. Click on the link above to see more about this week !
To see all their antics go to their page category on : Arlo and Grace