We live in an area rich in history
What is designated as Flagler County today is one of the oldest settled
areas in the United States. Much work has been accomplished by local
historians, groups, and writers to document the rich background of where
History Events and presentations in our area.
Coast Civil War Society - programs for year 2019. All are
welcome to these excellent history programs.
Florida Agriculture Museum
Farm N Flea event from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. every Thursday
This is the first of many "greatly expanded" events for Flagler
County. Fresh Produce, historical re-enactors,
music, historians, food, demonstrations and just about every Flagler
organization you can think of appearing to bring our rich history, farm heritage,
Flagler area farmers all together in one repeating event. Ample no
charge parking Supported
by Flagler County Historical Societies. Meet new friends and
interesting people in this morning event.
Thursday Feb 29 from 2 - 4 Model
T's are coming!
Historical Society & Museum
excited to partner with the Florida Humanities Council to offer the
following free lectures.
March 9, 2019 - Patrick Smith: Patrick
Smith's Florida is a Land Remembered
April 13, 2019 - Peggy MacDonald: Florida Woman Pioneers May 11, 2019 -
Janie Gould: Global Events That Touched Florida: Great Depression
through the Cold War
are free and located in the Community Center. They start at 10:00 am -
light refreshments included.
305 Palm Coast Pkwy NE, Palm Coast, FL 32137
April 6 and 7 -
CREEK RAID - open to Public 10 am both days.
Civil War Battle 2 pm Saturday & Sunday
Ladies' Tea 12 pm Saturday
The Milton Ball 7 pm Saturday
Church Service 10 am Sunday
Flagler Chapter Sons of the American Revolution - Friday, 22
March 2019, at the Flagler County Public Library, 2500 Palm Coast Pkwy
NW, Palm Coast. A discussion and
presentation of clothing of the 18th Century will be led by
Compatriot Rich Haven and his wife Evelyn, owners of "Just Two
Tailors." This meeting is a great opportunity for YOU AND YOUR SPOUSE
to see and hear about the clothing worn by our PATRIOT ANCESTORS
Ormond Beach Historical Society Anderson-Price
42 N. Beach St., Ormond Beach
Time: 9:30 a.m. Refreshments; 10-11 a.m. program
March 30, 2019 - Making Chief Osceola: The
Abolitionists and the Rise of an American Myth Dr. Andrew Frank, FSU, explores how Osceola became
a national phenomenon after his death. We learn how he is remembered and
misremembered. Special attention is paid to the role of anti-war and
abolitionist activists in promoting and fabricating a series of enduring
myths about him.
April 27, 2019 - U-Boats So Close to Home: An
American Family’s World War II Story of Survival
Michael J. Tougias, NY Times best selling author,
offers a dramatic presentation based on his co-authored book So Close to
Home. He will use slides of the attack by the first U-boat to enter the
Gulf of Mexico, the survivors, and the rescue to make this “an
edge-of-your seat” multi-media program.
May 25, 2019 - Privateers of the Americas
In 1817, a group of pirates and privateers invaded Amelia Island, then a
Spanish colony, to strike a blow for the Spanish American Revolutions.
Dr. David Head, UCF, tells the stories of these revolutionary rogues,
how they planned to free Florida from Spanish rule, and how the United
State chased them away.
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