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January 18, 2018 Events

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Thursday, January 18, 2018
» 18 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Living the Dream Speaker Series


Marjorie Harris Carr Defender of Florida’s Environment Native Floridian Dr. Peggy MacDonald, authour and executive director of the Matheson History Museum in Gainesville, will discuss the life and legacy of Marjorie Harris Carr and her role in conserving Florida’s wildlife and wild places. The program begins with light refreshments in the Museum lobby at 5:30 p.m., with Florida’s History Shop and the Museum galleries open for visitors to enjoy. The talk begins at 6:30 p.m. in the Heritage Hall Auditorium. The History Shop and Museum galleries will remain open until 8:00 p.m., providing an additional opportunity to view the exhibit. Dr. MacDonald will be available to sign books before and after her presentation.