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Restoring Our Oceans: Preserving Our Heritage
August 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The African American Cultural Society is hosting Kramer Wimberly, master scuba diver and researcher, for a lecture on restoring the oceans and its intersection with the preservation of the people’s heritage of the African Diaspora. Parking is free onsite. Admission is free but registration is required.
This program accompanies Water/Ways Smithsonian exhibit on display at the African American Cultural Center and Museum of Florida. Water/Ways is part of Museum on Main Street, a collaboration between the Smithsonian Institution and Florida Humanities. Support for the exhibition and programming was provided through a grant from Florida Humanities with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
August 16 @ 6:00 pm -
August 16 @ 8:00 pm