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Natural Awakenings Sarasota / Manatee / Charlotte

Send Snooty a Birthday Card!

Jul 01, 2014 03:05AM

Snooty, born on July 21, 1948, was brought to Bradenton as part of the 1949 Desoto Celebration. He is the first recorded manatee born in captivity.

     Children in preschool through sixth grade are invited to share their birthday wishes for the star of the South Florida Museum in Bradenton by sending hand-made cards. Prizes will be awarded for each age class during Snooty’s party on July 19.

     Submissions are due by 5 p.m. on July 5. Entry forms are available at the Museum, 201 10th St. W., or online at


Call 941-746-4131, ext. 30, for more information.

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