NOTE: Due to the coronavirus most of the Centennial events will be virtual. We will post them here with information on how you can participate.

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Designing Sarasota: An Architectural History

Center for Architecture Sarasota 265 S Orange Avenue, Sarasota

An exhibit of Sarasota’s unique architecture, from the earliest native Americans, through the settlement and early development of Sarasota to the international fame of the Sarasota School of Architecture and today’s talented architects. This exhibit is designed for visitors and area residents alike. See how environmental factors helped create a unique type of architecture. Get ... Read more...


Creating Sarasota County

Online/Virtual Florida

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC The Venice Area Historical Society invites you to view its JANUARY 19, 2021 Lecture/Program which is part of the Betty Intagliata Lecture Series w/permanent funding by the Bill Jervey Jr. Charitable Foundation.     THIS IS A VIRTUAL, ON-LINE EVENT. Dr. Frank Cassell The Historical Society's JANUARY program kicks off the 100th ... Read more...


Creating Sarasota County

PARTNER EVENT FOR MEMBERS & GUESTS Dr. Frank Cassell discusses the Creation of Sarasota County with the members of the Lakewood Ranch History Club by Zoom.

“Bertha Palmer in Sarasota”

Hertage Oaks Country Club

FOR MEMBERS & GUESTS A lecture by Dr Frank A.Cassell to members of the Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.).

Lecture: Creating Sarasota County

PARTNER EVENT - MEMBERS ONLY Dr. Frank Cassell speaks by Zoom to the University of Pennsylvania Alumni Club, Sarasota-Manatee on the formation of Sarasota County.

Venice Museums Day

Lord-Higel House 409 Armada Road, VENICE

May 1, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm  Free Admission Come celebrate the history of Venice and those institutions that preserve and interpret it. Venice Museums Day is a chance to visit the Venice Museum @ Triangle Inn, The Lord-Higel House, and the Venice Train Depot. A free trolley shuttle will take visitors to all locations ... Read more...



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