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: Due to Hurricane Ian, some events have been canceled or postponed. We are working 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.
For 250 years, North Central Florida has been both a home and an inspiration for generations of writers. Now, the Sunshine State Book Festival will shine a spotlight on the amazing literary history of the region. Over a 3-day period, January 24 through January 26, 2020, the Writers Alliance of Gainesville and Santa Fe College will host the debut of the festival. More than 75 authors will be helping us