Jackie Reiss will be available to assist people in becoming informed about their ancestry, especially how DNA testing can be used to help them find their roots and interact with their DNA relatives.
Saturday, November 05, 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Are you researching your genealogy and looking for a little help? The Citrus County Genealogical Society will be taking appointments to sit with you and give some tips. The Opening Presentation will be given by the President of the Citrus County Genealogical Society. Appointments will be a half hour long. Bring what information you have and come prepared to learn. While you wait check out some of our genealogical resources. Registration for appointments is required as space is limited. However, all presentations are open to everyone.
Saturday, November 05, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Join us in welcoming local author Michael Petellat, known locally for his extensive knowledge of historic ships and boats. His recently published novel, The Spirit of Crystal River, details a treacherous coastal journey in an effort to reach Crystal River Florida. The crew has to deal with a number of hazards, not the least of which include the dangers of the Civil War.
Friday, November 04, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Tuesday, November 15, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Monday, November 21, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Get into the holiday spirit by creating a tree from a recycled book. Then turn it into a one-of-a-kind design by decorating it with a variety of ribbons, beads and embellishments. Registration is required.
Friday, November 04, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
The maritime battles of the Civil War employed a greater diversity of ships than any previous sustained naval action. This presentation by Jeff Moates of the Florida Public Archaeology Network, illustrates this aspect and highlights a few examples of Civil War-related shipwrecks in the Tampa Bay area.
Thursday, November 03, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM