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Shady Ladies Art Studios and Gallery holds grand re-opening

Shady Ladies Press Release April 18, 2021 Rain threatened but did not dampen the energy at…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Stephen Mintz April 17, 2021 Editor’s Note: Stephen H. Mintz, MD is a retired pediatrician,…

Amelia Lifelong Learning Spring 2021 Classes

Amelia Lifelong Learning Press Release More Information Call 904-297-8564 (leave message) April 15, 2021 There’s still…

Pre Derby Tea Party at the Museum April 25

April 12, 2021

Amelia Community Theatre opens “Comedy of Manners” on April 16

Amelia Community Theatre Press Release By Linda McClane April 12, 2021   Amelia Community Theatre continues…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Bill Birdsong April 10, 2021   Editor’s Note: William Birdsong was born in Jacksonville, Florida…

Arts in the Park at Crooked River State Park – Sunday

April 10, 2021

Nassau County Community Band and Island Art Association team up for Saturday’s Artwalk

Island Art Association Press Release Submitted by Marla McDaniel April 8, 2021        …

Art benefit for veterans: April 10

Plantation Artists’ Guild & Gallery opens new show: “Visions from the Past” – April 14

Plantation Artists’ Guild & Gallery Press Release April 5, 2021            …

Wild Amelia Virtual Wild Nites Features Julie Albert, MRS Right Whale Program Coordinator – April 13

Wild Amelia Press Release Contact: Jay Kayne [email protected] April 5, 2021 Wild Amelia is pleased to…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Carollee Addams April 2, 2021 Editor’s Note: Carollee Addams moved to Fernandina Beach from Naples,…

Enter the 2021 Wild Amelia Photo Contest

Wild Amelia Press Release Contact: Jay Kayne [email protected] April 2, 2021   Looking for an activity…

Tickets still available for Midori – April 9

Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival March 30, 2021  “What better way to celebrate the reopening of…

Upcoming April talks at the Amelia Island Museum of History

Calling all local photographers!

Story & Song Press Release March 29, 2021 Local photographers are invited to submit photos of…

ACT announces new seating, new production

March 26, 2021

Midori: Making Music, Building Connections

By Anne H. Oman Reporter-At-Large March 25, 2021 When she was a toddler in Osaka, Japan,…

Amelia Musical Playhouse presents a staged reading on March 28

THE LARAMIE PROJECT: TEN YEARS LATER March 28 5 pm The Laramie Project: Ten Years Later,…

FSCJ DramaWorks Presents “A World Distanced”

Media Release March 22, 2021   WHAT:           Florida State College at Jacksonville (FSCJ) DramaWorks presents “A…

Theatre Jacksonville accepting video submissions thru April 5 for Jr. Mainstage Production

Press Release Sarah Boone, Executive Director, (904) 396-4425 [email protected] March 16, 2021   The annual Jr.…

TEDxFSCJ to Host 2021 “Wonder” Event

Media Release March 21, 2021 JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Join TEDxFSCJ for the sixth annual conference, “Wonder,”…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Art Barry March 19, 2021   Editor’s Note:  For over 50 years, Art Barry and…

Amelia Musical Playhouse will have the Blues Saturday

March 16, 2021

Brightening the world for Earth Day 2021

Media Alert Meridian Waste March 16, 2021 Meridian Waste Hosts Second Annual Earth Day Coloring Contest…

Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival 2021 season updates

Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival March 15, 2021 The Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival’s 20th season…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Stephen Mintz March 13, 2021 Editor’s Note: Stephen H. Mintz, MD is a retired pediatrician,…

Timucuan Parks Foundation and AARP host Healthy Living: Will Dickey’s Nature Photography in the Parks

Media Release Jacksonville, Fla., March 3, 2021 – Timucuan Parks Foundation and AARP are hosting a…

Family Comedy at ACT – March 5 & 6

Amelia Community Theatre Press Release Submitted by Linda McClane March 1, 2021 Amelia Community Theatre presents…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Thomas Morris February 27 2021 Editor’s Note: Thomas Morris is a second-generation Fernandianian who retired…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Dana Hermanson February 20, 2021     Editor’s Note:  Dana Hermanson and his wife Heather…

Valentine’s Day at Amelia Musical Playhouse

Amelia Musical Playhouse Press Release February 09, 2021

Rayonier Advanced Materials joins list of sponsors for Community Photo Project

Plantation Artists’ Guild & Gallery Press Release February 7, 2021 The Plantation Artists’ Guild and Gallery…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Anne Sparkle January 30, 2021   Editor’s Note: Annie Sparkle and her husband Warren came…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Gary Whitmore January 23, 2021   Editor’s Note: Originally from western NY state, the Whitmores…

Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival announces new executive director

Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival Press Release www.AICMF.com January 20, 2021 Serving as the Amelia Island…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Katherine Dudley Hoehn www.katwritesandsnaps.com/blog January 16, 2021 Katherine Dudley Hoehn is an avid writer and…

FBCC reactivates dormant PEG Committee

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst January 11, 2021 For many years the…

Joe Winston: A Man of Honor, A Man of Action

By Stephan R. Leimberg January 10, 2021 Master potter Joe Winston, who died recently, will long…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Dr. Milton January 9, 2020   On the Miltons’ first trip to Amelia Island, they…

The Dover String Quartet with cellist Christopher Rex in concert – Jan 31

Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival Press Release January 8, 2021 The Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival…

American Naturalist

By Evelyn C. McDonald Arts & Culture Reporter January 5, 2021 History is all around us…

Corner Show Artist for January at Plantation Artists’ Guild and Gallery

Plantation Artists’ Guild & Gallery Press Release December 30, 2020 Plantation Artists’ Guild & Gallery (PAGG)…

Wild Amelia Digital Calendar available for free download

Wild Amelia Press Release Contact: Jay Kayne, President [email protected] December 22, 2020 Among the challenges Wild…

Arts & Culture and COVID-19

By Evelyn C. McDonald Arts & Culture Reporter December 22, 2020 Our fall classes ended before…

Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival announces ticket sales for its 20th season

Amelia Island Chamber Music www.AICMF.com Press Release December 16, 2020 The Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival…

Amelia Community Theatre presents free live-streaming of Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” – Dec 22

Amelia Community Theatre Press Release Submitted by Linda McClaine December 17, 2020 Amelia Community Theatre presents…

Island Art Association announces “The Art of Creating” show winners

Island Art Association Press Release Submitted by Becky White December 14, 2020 “This show will be…

Call For Photographs – 2020 – A Look Back – Capturing the Year in a Collection of Photos

News Release Submitted by Dickie Anderson December 10, 2020 Amelia Island, Fla. (December 9, 2020) –…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Patrick Golden December 6, 2020 Editor’s Note: Patrick Golden and his wife moved to Amelia…

Erma Bombeck comedy at Amelia Community Theatre – Opens December 4

Amelia Community Theatre Press Release Submitted by Linda McClaine December 1, 2020 Amelia Community Theatre continues…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Joseph Wilson November 28, 2020       Editor’s Note: Joseph Wilson is from Nashville,…

West Nassau Historical Society Seeks Nassau County Artists & Students for their 9th annual NACD Art Show on January 30

Press Release November 24, 2020 The West Nassau Historical Society is actively seeking artists and high…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Betsy Nagle November 21, 2020 Editor’s Note: On a recent Amelia Island Bird Club trip…

Tonight (Nov. 21) at Amelia Musical Playhouse: Eden & Frankie Perform

Plantation Artists’ Guild & Gallery Holiday Porch Event – Nov 28

Plantation Artists’ Guild & Gallery Press Release November 17, 2020       We invite the…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

Sue Dwyer November 14, 2020 Congratulation for 100 years of service in Fernandina Woman’s Club of…

November Acoustic Sessions at Amelia Community Theatre

Amelia Community Theatre Press Release Submitted by Linda McClane November 13, 2020 Purchase tickets online at…

25th Annual Holiday Arts & Craft Bazaar – Nov 21 & 22

Arts & Crafts Bazaar Press Release Contact: Lucy Bryan 707-823-2000 [email protected] November 12, 2020 Subject: 25th…

History Museum’s 14th Annual Holiday Home Tour set for December 4-5, 2020

Joe Palmer’s “A Mariner’s Tale”

Evelyn C. McDonald Arts & Culture Reporter November 11, 2020 The first thing that appealed to…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Kathy Mason November 7, 2020 Editor’s Note: Kathy Mason spends her spare time volunteering on…

Crescendo Amelia returns to Amelia Musical Playhouse

Amelia Musical Playhouse Submitted by Jill Dillingham November 2, 2020 Crescendo Amelia Returns 11/6 at Amelia…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

Jennifer Harrison October 31, 2020   Editor’s Note: The Harrisons came from the UK to the…

Wild Amelia Photo Contest Winners

Wild Amelia Press Release Submitted by Jay Kayne [email protected] October 26, 2020 Wild Amelia is pleased…

Amelia Lifelong Learning presents “Glimpses of Times Past and Times to Come”

Amelia Lifelong Learning Press Release Submitted by Evelyn C. McDonald 904-261-5440 October 25, 2020 This Amelia…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Joseph Wilson October 24, 2020 Editor’s Note: Joseph Wilson is from Nashville, Tennessee and he…

$1 million gift made to endow Jacksonville Symphony’s Director of Music Education position

Jacksonville Symphony Press Release October 23, 2020 Jacksonville, FL (October 21, 2020) – The Jacksonville Symphony…

AMP Presents  Readings From A Mariner’s Tale October 25

Amelia Musical Playhouse Media Release October 23, 2020   In partnership with Story & Song Bookstore…

City proclaims National Friends of Libraries Week, October 18-24, 2020

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst October 22, 2020 Fernandina Beach Mayor John…

AMP presents staged reading of Animal Farm October 23 & 24

Amelia Musical Playhouse October 23 & 24, 2020 7:00 p.m. ANIMAL FARM is a fable with…

It’s Rocky Horror Show time again!

Amelia Musical Theatre Press Release October 20. 2020

Amelia Lifelong Learning & ACT join together for “The Play’s the Thing” series

Amelia Lifelong Learning Submitted by Evelyn C. McDonald October 20, 2020 The Play’s the Thing 7.0…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Joe Winston October 17, 2020 Editor’s Note: Joe moved to Amelia Island in 1994.  He…

Amelia Lifelong Learning – “World War II in the Pacific and its aftermath”

Amelia Lifelong Learning Press Release Submitted by Evelyn C. McDonald October 16, 2020 ALL Fall 2020…