James M. Denham, professor of history and director of the Lawton Chiles Center for Florida History, Florida Southern College, leads a panel of black and white residents of Avon Parks recalling their memories of the 1940s, 50s, and 60s.
This outdoor environmental art exhibit honors endangered and endemic plants of the Lake Wales Ridge found on the SFCC Highlands campus. Patrons can walk the self-guided nature trail and explore the scrub habitat. The exhibit is on view Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, 12:30-4:30 p.m.
Storyteller and artist Hermann Trappman reconstructs aspects of Native American life and culture. His artwork is based on meticulous research of pre-Columbian peoples including early geographical and historical records.
As an environmental photojournalist, Carlton Ward Jr. promotes the conservation of natural environments and cultural legacies. Ward’s photography illustrates his passion for nature that was born from the Florida landscape where eight generations of family history have grounded his perspective.
Three artists depict the scenery of the natural world from different views. Each artist captures a fleeting moment in time using light and color. The exhibit is on view Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, 12:30-4:30 p.m.