Britton's Archery Supplies & Range has armed apprentice arrow-launchers with gear, accessories, and instruction for three familial generations. Introductory lessons furnish beginner archers with rental equipment and dispense tips on proper shooting technique, archery-safety skills, and the perfect shade of nylon tights to impress Maid Marian. After firing at an assortment of circular targets and two- and three-dimensional animal models, pupils can replenish weary bodies with complimentary snacks and drinks. Customers should call ahead before visiting to confirm Britton's Archery Supplies & Range's hours, which alter depending on the gymnastics schedules of head-perching apples.
Mark Toomey once helmed his own recruitment firm in Nottingham, England, on the outskirts of Sherwood Forest, but a disdain for damp winters led him to the sun-drenched beaches of Siesta Key. Since opening Robin Hood Rentals in 2009, Mark has persevered through what he calls "Florida's harshest winter in 30 years," during which temperatures teetered near the freezing mark. He equips visitors with rental land-based and aquatic craft that let them explore the area without having to saddle a horse or propose to a dolphin.
From its perch near the Jim Neville Marine Preserve, the company fits cyclists with a range of beach, mountain, and tandem bicycles; matches riders to a fleet of two-seat 49cc automatic scooters; and trains visitors to venture off on newer-model i2 LeanSteer Segways. They also let kayakers explore the local waterways from sunrise into the nighttime.
Preferred Pool Services dispatches professional technicians to keep residential swimming pools in optimal condition. Its maintenance offerings include weekly cleaning services with vacuuming, surface brushing, and filter checkups.
Miss JC Garden's blend of Asian-style dishes sets the stage for a deliciously easygoing dining experience in Lakewood Ranch's Lakewood district.
Miss JC Garden is serving up healthy meals packed with flavor.
Parents, bring your kids along to Miss JC Garden, where you'll find a family-friendly menu and ambience.
Diners who appreciate a no-frills environment come to Miss JC Garden in jeans and a hoodie.
Feed the gang at your next get-together with catering from Miss JC Garden as well.
Always five minutes behind schedule? Pick up your food to go instead.
Drivers can access the parking lot next door.
Prices at Miss JC Garden are moderate — most diners plunk down about $30 per meal.
All major credit cards are accepted, including Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express.
Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are all on Miss JC Garden's menu — you can stop by whenever the moment's right for you.
Beneath a canopy of towering palms, visitors to Sarasota Children’s Garden trace a winding pathway around a koi pond and animal topiaries. The idyllic environs stem from owner Joan Condon’s vision to provide a playspace immersed in Sarasota’s natural beauty. Garden curators hone in on nature’s whimsical side, dotting the premises with fairy gardens and sculptures of mythical creatures. Beyond providing ample space for frolicking and befriending retired tooth fairies, the garden also strives to introduce stewardship to young minds with classes and events.