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Floral City Heritage Council Floral City Heritage Council

 

At the Museum

Thursday, December 5, 2019

10 am-12 noon

Final Museum and Duval House Setup for Heritage Days!

Heritage Homeowners: Call 352-586-6904 for assistance!



 

Along the Avenue


Tree Selection for Replanting

 



Annual Heritage Days Events


New Historic Sites will open for free tours on Heritage Days

 

 

Community Links

Welcome to Floral City
Real Old Small Town Florida

Floral City Heritage Council
(Guiding Documents PDF) targeted link on archive page

2019-20 Officers – I will add the email links to all of these

Co-chairwomen
Terri Hartman & Laura Hennings
Vice President
Frank Peters
Financial Officer
Janie Stewart
Secretary
Paulette Ritchie
Membership Co-chairwomen
Charla Bauer & Sandy Cross

2020 Steering Committee Members
Marcia Beasley
Pam Bellman
Bill Covington
Janet Donovan
Harvey Dunn
Ralph Johnson
Bill Metcalfe
Tom Ritchie
Sharon Thompson
Winn Webb

 

Annual Membership Drive  – August 1 – September 30
Link to shopping cart

 

Floral City Heritage Council Museum Volunteer Training

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Operating the Media Viewer


Locating items in the Museum

 

Summer Library Program in the Museum

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Making butter Takes awhile (HD Bassett)

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My Name in Hieroglyphics

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A picture containing person, indoor, wall  Description automatically generatedA Day at the Museum Builds Background Knowledge that helps develop literacy, mathematics, and social skills

Florida Public Archaeology Network (FPAN) partners

Kassie Kemp, FPAN

 

Links to FPAN documents and Pages (These will be targeted links on the archive page)

 

Local cemeteries

A gravestone in front of a fence  Description automatically generatedFloral City Heritage Council partners with Inverness Heritage Council on the care and upkeep of the Dampier Cemetery where Marie Duval is buried.
A tree in a forest  Description automatically generatedFloral City has more than 17 cemeteries that have been identified but not yet cataloged.

The Hills of Rest is right on the edge of town.

The Frazier/Williams Cemetery (or the Floral City Community Cemetery) on Great Oaks Blvd is a famous entry in the Black History Trail as the oldest African American Cemetery in Florida.

 

 

Links to More Floral City Activities 

 

Links to Activities nearby Floral City