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Museum on Main Street

Museum on Main Street- (Up to $5,000)

Application Deadline: April 2, 2018

The Florida Humanities Council is looking for partners interested in hosting the brand new Smithsonian exhibit, Crossroads: Change in Rural America, during its 2018-2019 tour of Florida. Selected partners also receive $5,000 to create related programming.

More information about this opportunity can be found at

Posted: 01/23/2018

Preservation Training for Museums and Cultural Institutions

The Florida Association of Museums Foundation and Historic Preservation Education Foundation invite YOU to attend Preservation Training for Museums and Cultural Institutions.  The workshops will be held around the state on the following dates and the noted locations:

April 16 -- Northwest Florida
UWF Historic Trust, Voices of Pensacola
117 E. Government Street

April 18 -- Northeast Florida
The Lightner Museum
75 King Street
St. Augustine

April 23 -- Central Florida
The Ringling
5401 Bay Shore Road

April 25 -- South Florida
Bonnet House Museum & Gardens
900 North Birch Road
Fort Lauderdale


This project is funded in part by the Historic Preservation Education Foundation.



Posted: 12/08/2017

Division of Cultural Affairs - Summit for Creative Forces

Please join the Florida Division of Cultural Affairs at a state summit for CREATIVE FORCES
OCTOBER 23 & 24, 2017 Straz Center for the Performing Arts 1010 N Macinnes Place, Tampa

Creative Forces places creative arts therapies at the core of patient-centered care at eleven military medical facilities across the country, as well as a telehealth program to reach patients in rural and remote areas. James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital in Tampa is one of the clinical sites.

Join attendees at the summit to learn and discuss strategies to increase access to therapeutic arts activities for military personnel and their families in local communities.

There is no charge for this event.

Attendance is limited. Reserve your spot today. RSVP online here or with Suzanne Lucas at 850.245.6298. Join the conversation online at #CreativeForces. More information is available at

Click here for Invitation and Agenda!

Posted: 10/13/2017

FAM Conference - CANCELLED

Due to the impacts of Hurricane Irma the FAM Conference has been CANCELLED!

We will update you with future plans soon!

Posted: 09/12/2017
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