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Dip Into Cool Cultural Offerings at The District in August!

Published on Jul 28, 2015

If you’re feeling the heat from the dog days of summer, Riverwalk Arts & Entertainment (A&E) District is offering many cool cultural events and activities in August. From a delightful evening summer social cruise presented by Historic Stranahan House Museum […]

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From an Outdoor Concert to a Smashing Spelling Bee, The District Kicks off Spring with Fresh Events in March

Published on Mar 17, 2015

The first month of spring is a time for “news” – and at the Riverwalk Arts & Entertainment District, that means new promotions, new lectures, new shows and more. Whether you’re planning a trip to the Fort Lauderdale area or […]

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'The Ministry of Other Things: Magic Rebellion in the Black Diaspora,' Andrea Shaw, M.F.A., Ph.D.

Published on Sep 02, 2014

Creative writer and cultural studies scholar Dr. Andrea Shaw will read an excerpt from the manuscript of her new magical realist novel, tentatively titled “The Ministry of Other Things.” Set in Jamaica amidst the turmoil that ensued after the United […]

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Book Club Discussion: “The Goldfinch” by Donna Tartt

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Join us for wine, lite bites, and an informal discussion of the book “The Goldfinch” by Donna Tartt. A Pulitzer Prize winner, Tartt tells the story of Theo Decker from his abandoned youth to his days spent in the labyrinth […]

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Closing Discussion: 'Research and Development: Concerning Belonging'

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Join artists Tom Scicluna, Rick Ulysse, Natasha Lopez De Victoria, Agustina Woodgate, Antonia Wright, Franky Cruz and Catalina Jaramillo of “Research and Development: Concerning Belonging” as they discuss their projects and workshops with clients of the Broward Partnership for the […]

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Open Studio “Research and Development: Concerning Belonging”

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“Research and Development” is a new series of artist residencies that provide artists with essential time and resources for research and for exploring new directions in their work. In this inaugural and innovative program, the museum invites South Florida artists […]

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Orchid Greenhouse Tours

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Tour Bonnet House’s greenhouses and learn how the orchids are bred and cultivated. A treat for orchid enthusiasts and novices!

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Free: Lecture Series Martha Gutiérrez-Steinkamp, Smithsonian Fellow

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As the author of “Spain, The Forgotten Alliance, Independence of the United States,” Gutiérrez-Steinkamp will lead a discussion based on her extensive years of research that will highlight Spain’s contribution to the independence of the United States that changed the […]

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César Trasobares, 'Among Friends In Context'

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The illustrated presentation by César Trasobares will include highlights of “Among Friends,” his memoir exploring personal and professional connections with fellow artists Carlos Alfonzo, Ana Mendieta and Felix González-Torres. Although working in radically different ways, these three artists were born […]

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Orchid Greenhouse Tours

Published on Aug 05, 2014

Tour Bonnet House’s greenhouses and learn how the orchids are bred and cultivated. A treat for orchid enthusiasts and novices!

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