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Poetry Out Loud 2019 State Finals
March 2 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Venue:USF St. Petersburg’s Grand Ballroom
University Student Center
St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Join us at USF St. Petersburg’s Grand Ballroom as high school students from around the state channel some of history’s greatest poets and recite their work as they compete for the title of Florida’s Poetry Out Loud State Champion. These students have already won their local school’s contest and have dreams of making it to the national finals in Washington DC and the top prize of a $20,000 scholarship. Come cheer on their young scholars and enjoy some great poetry! This program is free and open to the public.
Apr 11 – Aug 30, 2019
North Miami Public Library
The North Miami Memory Project is an interactive exhibit and lecture series that documents Miami’s past.
Apr 12 – Aug 31, 2019
Hannibal Square Heritage Center
Winter Park, FL
This exhibit features new portraits and living histories of their most senior residents who are natives or longtime residents of the African American west side Winter Park community.
Mar 23 – May 5, 2019
Havana History & Heritage Society
Crossroads: Change in Rural America explores many themes that resonate with Floridians today, including identity, community, persistence and managing change.