Events Calendar

In local communities across Florida, humanities-rich programming is making a lasting impact in the hearts and minds of Sunshine State residents and visitors alike. Florida Humanities is proud to partner with local community champions to bring you high-quality public programming through Community Project Grants, Florida Talks, Museum on Main Street, and more.

Alert: Some events may be canceled or postponed. We work to ensure that our events calendar remains accurate. We strongly urge you to call the event contact for any program you are interested in to confirm that the event is still planned.

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

History of Fishing in Ponce Inlet, Florida

March 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

History of Fishing in Ponce Inlet, Florida

The Ormond Beach Historical Society is hosting their 2022-2023 live Speaker Series program. The ninth lecture shares the history of fishing in Ponce Inlet. From the Timucuan Indians to the modern-day fleet and conservation efforts, Chad Macfie shares the stories and pictures from the families, fishermen, and locals who created the backbone of Ponce Inlet as it is known today.

Chad Macfie started his career at the Florida Museum of Natural History working in the fish collection and as a shark fisheries biologist. Macfie joined the Marine Science Center in 2005 and also trains divers and students with the Volusia County’s Artificial Reef Program.

This program is free, including an opening reception with refreshments at 9:30AM. Free parking is available in the lot adjacent to the building, and the handicap entrance is at the rear of the building.

Funding is provided in part through a Florida Humanities Community Project Grant with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities and in partnership with the Ormond Beach Historical Society. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of Florida Humanities or the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Event Details

Event Date/time:

March 11 @ 10:00 am -
March 11 @ 11:00 am


Presenter Information:
Chad Macfie, Special Projects Coordinator, Marine Science Center
Event Fee:
Event Type:

Event Contact:

Randy Jaye
(407) 497-5755

Event Venue:

Anderson-Price Memorial Building
42 N Beach Street
Ormond Beach, FL 32174 United States
+ Google Map
Venue Phone:
(407) 497-5755

has been added to the cart. View Cart