2019 speaker series sponsored by the Florida Humanities Council at Highlands Hammock State Park. Our ‘Florida Series Four’ programs are free and open to the public. The first one is scheduled for Tuesday evening January 15, 2019.
A Land Remembered, by Patrick D. Smith, is perhaps the most beloved work of Florida literature. Published in 1984, the novel chronicles three generations of the MacIvey family, who come to Florida in 1858, rising from poor Crackers struggling to eke out a living in the swamp to cattle, citrus, and land magnates. Smith researched […]
The Christopher Balzano program “Florida Folklore and Hauntings” that will be held at the Okeechobee Library on Saturday, October 26th @ 1:00 p.m.