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Home tour in Ponte Vedra

PONTE VEDRA BEACH – The Cultural Center announces the 10th annual Home Tour Benefactor Reception Seppt. 12, spotlightling what is described as breathtaking exploration of local architecture and interior design. First session admissions are [Read More]

September 2, 2020 // 0 Comments

EMMA presents violin event

SAINT AUGUSTINE – Local artist Teri Tompkins has created a work of art for EMMA’s third annual painted violin event – what EMMA officials describe as a “magical masterpiece entitled ‘Eine Kleine Nachtmusik.’ ”  It is currently [Read More]

August 26, 2020 // 0 Comments

Lightner names new director

SAINT AUGUSTINE – Lightner Museum officials announce the appointment of David Bagnal as museum director. He will begin his official duties Sept. 8. Now, the native of Great Britain will bring his extensive experience in architectural history to [Read More]

August 10, 2020 // 0 Comments

Cultural Center cancels events

PONTE VEDRA BEACH – The Cultural Center has canceled Fall exhibits and reduced class sizes for the rest of 2020 until further notice, due to COVID-19. The Center has an opportunity to sell the building since the current overhead will not be [Read More]

August 6, 2020 // 0 Comments

Artist’s work chosen by Lightner

SAINT AUGUSTINE – Officials from Lightner Museum announce that Jacksonville artist Joshua Cooper. Cooper beat out numerous applications in an open call that invited artists to submit a mural concept and design that reflected the history of the [Read More]

August 5, 2020 // 0 Comments

Live storytelling online

SAINT AUGUSTINE – Tale Tellers of St. Augustine extend an invitation for A Virtual Visit – free live storytelling online at 7 p.m. Aug. 13 via Zoom Webinar – Tellers Choice. Go to Tale Tellers Calendar for details on how to [Read More]

July 23, 2020 // 0 Comments

Opera group awarded grant

SAINT AUGUSTINE – The St. Johns County Cultural Council announces that First Coast Opera has been approved for a $50,000 award as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act.  First Coast Opera is the only [Read More]

July 15, 2020 // 0 Comments

Cultural Center reopening

PONTE VEDRA BEACH – The Cultural Center announces they are reopening on July 6. New safety procedures have been implemented to ensure that all staff, instructors, students, volunteers and visitors are as safe as possible while on site. The new [Read More]

July 1, 2020 // 0 Comments

Open mic poetry reading

SAINT AUGUSTINE – The Ancient City Poets gather on the last Sunday of every month for an open mic poetry reading. This will be the fourth month that the group has gathered as a ZOOM Meeting. Originally, it was planned  to return to the [Read More]

June 23, 2020 // 0 Comments