Cummer Amelia is pleased to announce it will host the very popular and well-attended lecture series,An Afternoon of Art, on the first Tuesdays of January, February and March, 2 to 3 p.m., at Story & Song Bookstore Bistro, 1430 Park Avenue, in Fernandina Beach. This three-part series will be presented by Dr. Debra Murphy, Professor of Art History at the University of North Florida. She has been the inaugural chair of the Department of Art and Design since 2004.
February 4 – Masterpieces of Art from the Tumultuous Nineteenth Century: Romanticism, Realism and the Beginnings of Modern Art
March 3 – Masterpieces of Art from the Tumultuous Nineteenth Century: Impressionism and the French Academy
Lectures are free of charge to members of Cummer Amelia. There will be a charge of $10 per lecture for non-members. Registration is required at cummermuseum.org/Amelia.For further information or to register, please contact Brittany Nazario at email@example.com or 904.899.6007.
Sip and Shop
February 21, 2020
Pocket Park, Historic Downtown Fernandina Beach
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Check in at the Pocket Park and shop after dark! Select retail stores will keep their doors open later. Purchase a souvenir decorative wine tumbler and take it with you as you browse. Receive a wine tasting at each store.
February 22, 2020
Downtown Fernandina Beach (Centre Street from Front to 3rd Streets + North and South 2nd Streets)
10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Long running community event that focuses on chili tasting from local competitors. Event will have live music, kids’ zone, vendors and chili booths. Organized by and benefiting the Amelia Island Montessori School.