Events

Monday, Apr. 12, 2021
April 12 at 2 pm              Pandemics and Protests: America in 1919 and 2020 (Zoom) In this program, the ways in which the social climate of America in 2020 mirrors [...] Continue to Event
Tuesday, Apr. 13, 2021
Tuesday, April 13 at 3 p.m. Perspectives on Historic Osprey Join John McCarthy,VP of Historic Spanish Point/Marie Selby, and Jon Thaxton, SVP of Gulf Coast Community Foundation, and lifelong Osprey [...] Continue to Event
Wednesday, Apr. 14, 2021
Just Move with Daisy Saunders     April 14 & 28 | NEW TIME 9:30am FREE ZOOM CLASSES JOIN US AND HAVE FUN!   A Latin and international music inspired [...] Continue to Event
Wednesday, Apr. 14, 2021
Wednesday, April 14 at 5 p.m. Rethinking Housing (Zoom) Architect Michael Halflants will illustrate a range of recent housing designs for Sarasota and the Rosemary District. He will also discuss [...] Continue to Event
Thursday, Apr. 15, 2021
Balance & Vision   Presented by Margaret Clarke, OT   April 15 | 10:00am FREE ZOOM   Join Margaret to learn more about how balance and vision have a significant [...] Continue to Event
Friday, Apr. 16, 2021
April 16 at 10:30 am The History and Prehistory of Siesta Key (Zoom) As explained by Philip M. Farrell, the author of An Illustrated History of Siesta Key: The Story [...] Continue to Event
Monday, Apr. 19, 2021
Monday, April 19 at 3 p.m. Sarasota County – Home of the American Circus (Zoom) Jennifer Lemmer Posey, Tibbals Curator of Circus at The Ringling, gives a presentation on the [...] Continue to Event
Tuesday, Apr. 20, 2021
April 20 at 10:30 am             Only in Florida! Your Story, Yourself (Zoom) Florida history isn’t something that just happens to other people. Based in part on Dr. Neile’s book [...] Continue to Event
Tuesday, Apr. 20, 2021
April 20 at 2 pm Bertha Palmer and Her Family in Sarasota (Zoom) The impact of Bertha Palmer and her family on the development of the Sarasota County area, as [...] Continue to Event
Thursday, Apr. 22, 2021
The Role of Plant Medicine in Personal Growth   A discussion around how cultures have relied on plant medicine for growth and personal evolution.   Thursday, April 22 11:00am – [...] Continue to Event
Thursday, Apr. 22, 2021
Thursday, April 22 at 1 p.m.        Bertha Palmer and the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition (Zoom) Join Baila Miller and learn how Bertha Palmer orchestrated the Women’s Pavilion for the [...] Continue to Event
Thursday, Apr. 22, 2021
“The Aging Brain: Realities and Opportunities”, online presentation by Dr.Grindal, a Board Certified Neurologist and Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology. Aging is generally associated with a decline in [...] Continue to Event
Friday, Apr. 23, 2021
The Sarasota Ballet Silver Swans Ballet Class Open to all Students Ages 55+   GET FIT WHILE HAVING FUN! Presented by Christopher Hird, Education Director Sarasota Ballet, or Sara Krazity [...] Continue to Event
Monday, Apr. 26, 2021
April 26 at 2pm Why Is Florida, America’s Wettest State, Running Out of Water? (Zoom) Author John Dunn will provide a synopsis of his book, Drying Up, The Fresh Water Crisis in Florida (Florida [...] Continue to Event
Tuesday, Apr. 27, 2021
SAVE THE DATE April 27, 10:00am   FREE ZOOM   Reflections on Practicing Plant Based Medicine from Around the Globe.   Join us for a panel discussion with Stephen Dahmer, [...] Continue to Event
Wednesday, Apr. 28, 2021
Tuesday, April 28   Underwater Prehistoric Sites Explore the fascinating history of the prehistoric, underwater sites in Sarasota through this on demand video by Sarasota archaeologist Steve Koski.
Wednesday, Apr. 28, 2021
Just Move with Daisy Saunders     April 14 & 28 | NEW TIME 9:30am FREE ZOOM CLASSES JOIN US AND HAVE FUN!   A Latin and international music inspired [...] Continue to Event
Wednesday, May. 05, 2021
THE FACES OF MT. RUSHMORE Each year, two million visitors make the pilgrimage to Mount Rushmore National Memorial in South Dakota to peer up at the 60-foot visages of George [...] Continue to Event
Friday, May. 07, 2021
Henri Matisse (1869-1954) was a French artist and sculptor who is known for his use of dramatic color and his fluid, flat surfaces. In the 20th century, Pablo Picasso and [...] Continue to Event
Friday, May. 21, 2021
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) was a Spanish-born painter and sculptor who lived in France for most of his life. Picasso revolutionized the Art World, initially with his Cubist Works, and later, [...] Continue to Event
Wednesday, Jun. 02, 2021
THE ROBBER BARONS: BUSINESS TYCOONS OF THE GILDED AGE   This class covers the story of five men who rose from obscurity, even poverty, to become business giants. It is [...] Continue to Event
Wednesday, Jun. 30, 2021
The History Of Rock & Roll Rock and Roll has been described as a merger of country music and rhythm and blues. But, if it were that simple, it would [...] Continue to Event
Friday, Aug. 13, 2021
Diego Rivera (1886-1957) was a prominent Mexican painter and husband of Frida Kahlo(1929–39 and 1940–54). His large frescos helped establish the Mexican Mural Movement. Between 1922 and 1953, Rivera painted [...] Continue to Event
Friday, Aug. 27, 2021
Becoming Frida Kahlo: Early Works of the Artist    Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera proved to be the ultimate “love match.” Their passion for art, politics and each other fueled [...] Continue to Event