COMING EVENTS AND EXHIBITS

    
 

 

January 11 – March 1 Quilting and Fabric Art: Beautiful collection of handmade quilts and fabric art pieces dating from the end of the 1800s to the present.  These include local pieces of historic significance and various items of memorabilia.  Lake Mary Museum 158 N. Country Club Road, Lake Mary, Florida

January 22 Bradlee-McIntyre House Museum Tours: 1:00-4:00 pm  
Central Florida Society for Historical Preservation, 130 W. Warren Avenue, Longwood, FL 32750

January 26 Bradlee-McIntyre House Museum Tours: 1:00-4:00 pm
Central Florida Society for Historical Preservation, 130 W. Warren Avenue, Longwood, FL 32750

February 1    Farmers Market  8 am – 1 pm and Lawton House Tour 8 am to 1 pm. Oviedo Historical Society.

February 1, 14th annual Geneva Historic Bus Tour:  Two tour times -  9:30 AM OR 11:30 AM, leave from the Geneva Community Center, 1st St., Geneva.  Seats - $10 donation / person.  Call 407-947-4412 or email GenevaBusTour@aol.com with name, phone, time selected, and number of tickets.  You will receive confirmation.  Donations benefit the Geneva Historical Society. 

February 1, Geneva Pancake Breakfast: takes place in the Geneva Community Center, 1st Street, Geneva, from 8:30 to 11:30 AM.  $5 / person donation supporting the Geneva Boy Scouts.   

February 8 Historic Civic Center, Car Show: Concession Stand, 3:00-7:00 pm 135 W. Church Avenue, Longwood, FL 32750

On February 9, the Museum of Geneva History is opening its new exhibit: "From Hats to Hobbles" with an Old-fashioned Tea from 2:00-4:00 PM.  We will dress in our finery but you may come-as-you-are or join the affair by dressing for afternoon tea.  As part of the Decades of Fashion Design  which the Museum is exhibiting through 2014, "From Hats to Hobbles" is an exhibit of clothing from the 1890's to the 1910's with actual outfits displayed which were worn by the women and children of Geneva during those years.  There will also be period music on a Victrola and a display of historic photos of Geneva men, women, and children taken during that era.  In addition to the day of the opening tea, the display will also be available through the end of April at normal Museum times - 2:00 - 4:00 PM on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month - or by appointment - 407-349-5697.  The Museum is located in Geneva at 165 First Street.  Admission is free.    

 Tues. Feb. 11, 6:30 pmSeminole County Historical Society: Quarterly Meeting at the Museum of Seminole County History. Speaker to be announced. Light Refreshments. Free. 300 Bush Avenue, Sanford,FL.

March 1 Farmers Market and Lawton House tour: 8 am – 1pm.  Oviedo Historical Society.

March 15 – April 12, Collections: The Lake Mary Museum is proud to display our “Collections” exhibit which includes antique jewelry, photography, Fenton glassware and much more.  Come and view our rare and beautiful pieces. 158 Lake Mary Museum, 158 N. Country Club Road, Lake Mary, Florida. 

Saturday, March 22, 9-2 pm:  Sixth Annual Kids’ Archaeology Workshop. For kids ages 8-13.  $6.00 fee includes supplies and lunch. Limited to 15 children. Call 407-665-2489 to register. Museum of Seminole County History. 300 Bush Blvd. Sanford, FL.

 Tuesday, April 1, 6:30 pm: Quarterly meeting of the Seminole County Historical Society at the Museum of Seminole County History. Speaker to be announced. Light refreshments. Free. 300 Bush Blvd. Sanford, Fl.