The Polk Museum of Art will host the 12th Congressional District Creative Youth Art Show from Tuesday, March 9 to Sunday, April 11. Art displayed is the best work of high school students in Florida’s 12th Congressional District. One piece of art will be chosen to be displayed in the U.S. Capitol. The Polk Museum of Art is located at 800 East Palmetto Street, Lakeland.
The 2009-2010 season of Florida Conversations continues with a Chautauqua-style performance of Notes from Cross Creek: Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings at Her Salty Best by Betty Jean Steinshouer on Sunday, March 21st at 3:00 pm at the Tampa Bay History Center.
Many service providers from our area will be there including Family Learning Solutions, PEACE Lakeland, Learning Resource Center, Pediatric Therapy Services, Crystal Otter, Central Florida Speech and Hearing, and many other providers TBA!
For the kids: Moonwalk, Tricycle Races, Hamster Ball Races, Team Races!
Judging for show by American Orchid Society judges
Orchid and orchid supply vendors
Free workshops, free raffle tickets, free parking
Artistic orchid displays
Watercolor artist, Scent Station
Book and magazine sales
Friday and Saturday 10:00am-5:00pm
Admission $5.00 at the door free to members, children under 10 and seniors over 80