Non-profit spotlight: florida maritime Museum and Folk School Dennis Maley Housed in a historic 1912 schoolhouse and surrounded by the tranquil grounds of the Cortez Nature Preserve, the Florida Maritime Museum is a local treasure that maintains a living record of our area’s past.
by 57%. Contributing factors include additional press via the Folk School, color branding of the grounds, and the Cortez Explorer Passport Program which is a partnership between the BACVB and the local businesses in Cortez.Completed Renovations of the historic Burton Store to use as collection storage and folk school
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From noon on Tuesday, September 20 to noon on Wednesday, September 21 you can #BeTheOne to preserve a unique page in history: the story of the Cortez fisherman. FMM is creating a folk school and is eager to raise the funds for completion of the historic Burton Store so it can be used as a venue for classes and workshops.
Various Artists – Cool As Folk (Gott Discs) No, this isn’t one of those cash-in compilations hastily cobbled together to give belated trendsetting cred to folk music in the hope of securing new converts to the faith. Folk’s always been cool, after all, and this double-disc set gives an impressive overview of the many faces of folk.
CORTEZ – Thursday marked the grand opening of the Folk School, now part of the historic cortez fishing village. previously known as the Burton Store, and later the Albion Inn, the Folk School is the oldest standing commercial building in the community. This week, we will take a look at its extensive history.
Nash said she hopes the folk school will not only provide a path to funding based on fees for classes, but also help preserve the traditions of the historic fishing village. "People come to Cortez, Anna Maria Island and the surrounding areas for this old Florida historic charm," she said.
Anna Maria Island Historical Complex: 402 Pine Ave. Bradenton The gallery will host an open house every first weekend during the village art walk. The gallery offers acrylic and watercolor painting.
Blazers play as ‘individuals’ at Pensacola tourney. – The Spectator A spectator is John McInroy, who used to play cricket. a schools tournament in Cape Town. On Thursday, they were playing a composite township team. The township kids wore the T-shirts they had been.
Crescent School Centre for Creative Learning, 2365 Bayview Ave. www.canadianchildrensopera.com On the Verandah summer concert series at Benares Historic House features. fine art, folk art, pottery,