Upcoming events at the Amelia Island Museum of History

Submitted by Joshua Whitfield
Museum Curator
May 15, 2019 12:00 p.m.

 

Third on Third:  Gen. Duncan Lamont Clinch and the Seminole Wars<
w/ Frank Ofeldt and Andrew Smith
Friday, May 17 @ 6 pm

Gen. Duncan Lamont Clinch

The Amelia Island Museum of History invites you to our next 3rd on 3rd Street Lecture on Friday, May 17 at 6 pm. Our next speakers are Frank Ofeldt and Andrew Smith from Fort Clinch, who will be discussing the history of the fort’s namesake, General Clinch, and his military service in the Seminole Indian Wars.

This program is free to members with a suggested donation of $5 for non-members. Seating is first-come/first-served and is wheelchair accessible. For more information contact Joshua at 904-261-7378 ext 102, or [email protected]. Amelia Island Museum of History, 233 S. 3rd Street, Fernandina Beach, FL.

 

 

Heritage Keepers Oral History Workshop – Thursday, May 30 at 6 pm

Do you have a passion for local history? Do you want to interview a long-time resident of Fernandina Beach and record their stories? We have a new opportunity for you! Come attend our oral history workshop on May 30th at 6 pm at the museum. We will be training potential interviewers for the Heritage Keepers Project, a local oral history initiative designed to collect interviews with people who have strong ties to Fernandina. For more information contact Joshua at 904-261-7378 x102 or at [email protected]

 

Brown Bag Lunch: “The United State X-Plane Program” w/ Jim Iannuzzi
Wednesday, June 5 at Noon

Join us for a look at the history of some of the experimental aircraft on our nation’s technological frontier. This program is open to the public. Seating is first come, first served and is wheelchair accessible. Please bring your own lunch as lunch will not be provided. For more information contact Joshua at 904-261-7378 x.102 or [email protected].

 

3rd on 3rd: “The Dark Side of Toys” w/ Theresa Duncan
Friday, June 21 at 6pm

Join us for our next 3rd on 3rd lecture featuring the owner of Villa Villekulla Toys, who will explore some of the scandals and intrigue behind our childhood playthings. This program is free for members with a suggested donation of $5 for non-members. Seating is first come, first served and is wheelchair accessible. For more information contact Joshua at 904-261-7378 x.102 or [email protected].

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