Marjorie Harris Carr: Defender of Florida’ Environment by Dr. Peggy Macdonald

Dr. Macdonald provides an overview of the life and legacy of the self-described “housewife from Micanopy,” who in reality struggled to balance career and family with her husband, Archie Carr, a pioneering conservation biologist. For 35 years, Carr tirelessly led a coalition of citizen activists in the continuing battle to protect and restore the Ocklawaha River. To this day, this little-known river in the heart of central Florida remains blocked

Lunch and Learn with Kay Dennis

Join us for our monthly lunch and learn series with author Kay Dennis. Bring your lunch or order one provided by Rutabaga Cafe. This program is part of the Museum on Main Street Water/Ways exhibition. 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

Lunch and Learn: Dr. Joe Knetsch

Dr. Joe Knetsch joins us for our monthly speakers series. Bring your lunch or order one provided by Rutabaga Cafe. This program is part of the Museum on Main Street Water/Ways exhibition. 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

TalMoLab Pollution Lab

An investigation lab for kids 5 to 12 years old. Understand how everyday human activity affects our quality of air, land and water. Students will learn about the importance of protecting our watersheds, the effects of point and on-point pollution through hands on interaction with the EnviroScape, and connect observations of surface water pollution to groundwater by participating in an experiment that demonstrates the challenges in removing pollutants. Two sessions

Water/Ways Watercolor Painting Class

The Water Color Painting Class is open to beginning and Intermediate Water Color Artists. The picture selected is one of our very own Apalachicola River and taken by our local amateur photographer Janice Brown. The Class will be held from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. For a donation of $25, all supplies provided and lunch is included. During lunch or after please enjoy the Smithsonian Museum “Water/Ways” exhibit, the Clyde

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