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.

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English for Families at Hialeah Public Libraries

John F. Kennedy Memorial Library 190 W 49th St, Hialeah

Join Hialeah Public Libraries at the John F. Kennedy Memorial Library every Wednesday, January 24 to April 10 for English for Families. English for Families is a multi-week series of interactive classes for families focusing on developing vocabulary and literacy skills through story reading. Each class features a lesson centered around a children's book, a hands-on activity, and refreshments. Participants are encouraged to register to attend on Eventbrite or by

Good Day Sunshine State: How the Beatles Rocked Florida

Old School Square Vintage Field House 1 N Swinton Ave, Delray Beach

Through dozens of primary interviews, letters, photographs, and court transcripts, Kealing chronicles the Beatles' travels in this presentation through the potboiler that was 1964 Florida. Bob Kealing is the author of five books on Florida history and culture. He is a six-time Emmy Award-winning retired reporter and two-time recipient of the Edward R Murrow Award. Also a historic preservationist, Kealing is the founder of Four Florida Heritage Sites, commemorating Jack

Opening Reception for Talamh agus Teanga: Land and Language in Contemporary Irish Art

FSU Museum of Fine Arts 530 W Call St., Tallahassee

The FSU Museum of Fine Arts hosts an opening reception for Talamh agus Teanga: Land and Language in Contemporary Irish Art. Talamh agus Teanga engages the Irish language in contemporary creative practice to reflect on the interconnected world. Through visual art, dance, film, and performance, these Irish artists ground their work in the ethos of fite fuaite, the Irish phrase meaning "interwoven or inextricably connected". Their artistic practices reflect on

A Musical Journey Through Florida

Clewiston Museum 109 Central Avenue, Clewiston

This presentation takes audiences on a historical journey through the state, featuring performances of songs covering a wealth of historical events, characters, and folklore with in-depth storytelling about Ponce de Leon's voyage to Florida in 1513, Henry Flagler's building of Florida's East Coast Railroad, and more. Original songs come from Chris Kahl's Florida-themed albums, Orange Blossom Memories and Sunshine Kid. Chris Kahl is a Florida folk musician and storyteller. He

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