Learning

  1. New exhibit at Florida Museum offers look at killer whales

    The Florida Museum of Natural History’s latest exhibit, “Whale People: Protectors of the Sea,” is a unique experience featuring a more than 4,000-pound, hand-carved totem of a human riding a killer whale. A 90-foot video projection around the totem depicts these animals in the wild…

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  2. Sherrie Pettigrew: Drawing- easy and fun as catching raindrops!

    Free Art Workshop for all Adults. No experience necessary. Materials provided. We do art for fun, community, and the joys of creativity. Tuesday March 5th we a very lucky to have Sherrie Pettigrew- a renown Gainesville artist and wonderful art teacher. Sherrie presents a very…

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  3. SciArt Meetup: Birds

    Artists and designers are invited to visit the Florida Museum of Natural History before hours for SciArt Meetups to explore exhibits and create art inspired by Florida nature and culture! With partners Santa Fe College Art Gallery and Wayfaring Painter, join the museum on March…

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  4. Gratitude Mandalas for Mother Earth

    Come learn a practice that will nourish your creativity and well-being. We will learn how to relax by making making mandalas (circular artworks) from natural materials like plants, rocks, and sand. We will set an intention and connect with the present moment through a guided…

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  5. Cassadaga: Speaking of the Dead

    Author and photographer Gary Monroe was allowed unrestricted access to Cassadaga, the Spiritualist community that was founded in central Florida more than a century ago on the principle of continuous life, the idea that spirits of the dead commune with the living. Though the founders…

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  6. Civil War Places

    Historian and author Matt Gallman will join us on Thursday, April 11th to discuss his latest book “Civil War Places: Seeing the Conflict through the Eyes of Its Leading Historians.” He and Gary Gallagher served as the editors and contributors to this collection of essays….

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  7. SciArt Meetup: DaVinci

    Artists and designers are invited to visit the Florida Museum of Natural History after hours for SciArt Meetups to explore exhibits and create art inspired by Florida nature and culture! With partners Santa Fe College Art Gallery and Wayfaring Painter, join the museum on April…

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  8. Beginning Soprano Recorder Group Lessons

    We talked about learning recorder so we would have many musicians to help out with the May Pole next year as well as potentially provide entertainment at events/feasts (once we learn some songs). All level learners are welcome, but those who are advanced PLEASE be…