Events for February 7, 2019
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Join us as we celebrate the arrival of the traveling Smithsonian Institution exhibit Crossroads: Change in Rural America. The evening celebration will showcase the temporary national exhibit and feature the permanent display devoted to Polk...Find out more »
In his book, Rightful Heritage, Douglas Brinkley concludes that, "few programs would shine brighter" than the Civilian Conservation Corps. During the presence of the CCC in Florida, from 1933 until 1942, there were over 70...Find out more »
Richard Kaiser, retired U.S. Navy SEAL and recipient of the Silver Star for Valor (Battle of Mogadishu - "Black Hawk Down") will bring stories of the incredible role Navy Underwater Demolition Teams and Sea, Air,...Find out more »
University of Florida, Historian and Lecturer will speak on the topic, "Florida Loves Manatees!" and why. However, the relationship of Floridians to this gentle water giant has been a contentious one. This program will examine...Find out more »
Nov. 13, 2018 – Mar. 24, 2019
Boca Raton Museum of Art
Boca Raton, FL
This stunning exhibition is a major anthology of art made in and inspired by Florida and its people, places, flora, and fauna.
Dec 4, 2018 – Mar 10, 2019
Florida Historic Capitol Museum
This exhibition showcases the pomp and prestige of Florida’s historic inaugurations featuring artifacts, photographs, and film footage from private and public collections.
Dec 11, 2018 – Apr 14, 2019
Albin Polasek Museum
Winter Park, FL
Explore this exhibit focusing on the art of the cowmen and women unique to Florida, who have historically been called “crackers” or “cowboys.”
Dec 15, 2018 – Jan 26, 2019
Live Oak Public Library
Live Oak, FL
Crossroads: Change in Rural America explores many themes that resonate with Floridians today, including identity, community, persistence and managing change.