Category Archives: Past Events

  Through a partnership with Florida Humanities Council the Friends were able to bring nationally known Chautauquan Betty Jean Steinshouer to our community. Her incredibly well-researched portrayals of Harriet Beecher Stowe, Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings and Marjory Stoneman Douglas taught us how these three women's books put Florida--and it's issues--on the...
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New York Times bestselling author, Lisa Black spoke to our audience about what life is like as a real-life CSI and how she came to write nine novels.  ...
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Johanna Olsen took us on an intriguing journey into 1930’s England and the life of this ambitious socialite who ultimately became the Duchess of Windsor, Wallis Simpson. The most infamous woman of her time, Simpson may be misunderstood.  Based on extensive research including recently discovered letters, Ms. Olsen told...
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