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Meet some inspiring people in this issue: Veterans talk about surviving at home. Also: Learn how Florida became the premier swing state. Read all about it.

Take a Walk Through History!

Florida stories fill the streets of St. Augustine and Ybor City. Hear them for free by downloading our  walking tour app. More info.

Hear Orlando Veterans

Don’t miss Orlando-area veterans sharing their riveting personal stories of military service. The nationally acclaimed Telling Project hits the stage early this fall. Click here for details.

Library Funding Available

Attention, libraries! Funds are available to bring our PrimeTime reading program for underserved families to your community. Apply by August 15. Information here.

The Way We Worked

Bring a Smithsonian exhibit to your small town in 2017. The deadline to apply has been extended to August 5th! Click here to find out more about the Museum on Main Street program.


Think Florida, Think Water

Water is the essence of Florida’s identity. How has this liquid life force shaped life in Florida and what challenges do we face? Check out how you can explore these questions, here.

HurricaneHaikuHomePageWho won our Hurricane Haiku contest?

More than 760 online ballots were cast – selecting three top winners were in our Hurricane Haiku contest. Did your favorite win? Take a look! And while you’re at it, enjoy our larger sampling of the more than 350 haiku entries we received.

We thank all who participated in this contest. In sharing your perceptions, you help us all share a sense of community as we face yet-another unpredictable Florida hurricane season.

See the winners – and more haikus – here!

Who are we?
What do we do?


Watch this short video to find out.


Check out these links to interesting information.


Video Archive

Enjoy videos, public-television documentaries, and audio programs on interesting, engaging Florida topics related to our many programs. Watch now.


Digital FORUM Archive

Browse through FORUM’s Digital Editions, where you can access multimedia extras—videos, audio interviews, music and much more—that enhance our great magazine content.  Click here.


Grant Deadlines

Don’t miss our latest deadlines to apply for our Mini Grants, Major Grants, and special Grant Initiatives. All the information you need is here.