The subject of the upcoming July 13, 7:30 PM meeting is "Orchids of Florida", presented by Don "Woody" Wood. Don, a past president of the Orchid Society of West Pasco, is a land surveyor who got interested in orchids in 1978 and has been working with them ever since.
Donald E. Wilkes Jr. speaking with Wayne Lee Thomas
This week on Florida Stories, Donald Wilkes Junior and Wayne Lee Thomas recall a judge they both clerked for and a case from 40 years ago that changed Manatee County’s Public School system forever. They shared their story as part of "In Pursuit of Justice: The History Project" at Tampa's Federal Courthouse.