Wednesday, November 8, 2017 9:00 AM REGISTER TO FIND OUT THE MEET LOCATION If you only go on one history walk in Sarasota this is the one. You will learn about John Hamilton Gillespie and the DeSoto Hotel, buildings from the
Sunday, October 29, 2017 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM SIGN UP TO LEARN THE MEET LOCATION Get some exercise and discover new areas of Venice along the Intercoastal waterway. Discover the “circus bridge”, Dr. Albee’s airport, the history sidewalk, the historic Venice Depot
On Friday, August 4, an enthusiastic crowd enjoyed accomplished author and public speaker, Liz Coursen’s presentation on the development of citrus labels as a marketing tool. Her comprehensive visual presentation compared the industry in Florida and California. According to Coursen, “One of the
“Wonderful event today! Thank you very much for all those great gifts for the kids.” Vanessa Bush On July 22, families enjoyed learning about the Florida Citrus Industry and the history of citrus in our state, which actually goes back
On June 23 historian and author, Dr. Frank Cassell, presented an informative talk about his new book, “Suncoast Empire: Bertha Honore Palmer, Her Family, and the Rise of Sarasota” and then he signed copies and chatted one-on-one with attendees.
FRIDAY, APRIL 7 Eliot Kleinberg presented a visual and speaking tour of 500 years of Florida history and how it has changed the state. This program was well attended. FRIDAY, MARCH 17 A great evening with Dr. Roger Smith who presented