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82100 Overseas Hwy
Islamorada, FL 33036 United States
305-922-2237

October 2021

Prehistoric Snowbirds on Stock Island: A Six-Year Study

October 13, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Keys History & Discovery Center, 82100 Overseas Hwy
Islamorada, FL 33036 United States

with Ryan Harke, Ph.D., Archaeologist/ Environmental Protection Specialist Attend in person or participate virtually! In this presentation, Ryan will discuss the conclusions of study at the Stock Island site near Key West, including his field and lab work on artifacts from other islands. He’ll share details…

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Breaths That Count: History of Island Dolphin Care

October 27, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Keys History & Discovery Center, 82100 Overseas Hwy
Islamorada, FL 33036 United States

 with Founder Deena Hoagland, LCSW Attend in person or participate virtually! In a desperate search to help her son who was born with a rare heart anomaly, who was then left neurologically impaired after a surgery, Hoagland stumbled upon a small dolphin facility in Key…

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November 2021

Florida Keys or Bust! A History of Tourism

November 10, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Keys History & Discovery Center, 82100 Overseas Hwy
Islamorada, FL 33036 United States

with Cori Convertito, Ph.D., Curator, Key West Arts & Historical Society Attend in person or participate virtually! The talk focuses on the development of the Florida Keys as a tourist destination, walking through the islands’ history to discover why they maintain their allure for travelers.…

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A Havana Night at the Museum

November 13, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Keys History & Discovery Center, 82100 Overseas Hwy
Islamorada, FL 33036 United States
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For one night only, we will visit 1940s Havana in its heyday as “America’s Playground” where tropical breezes flow and cabaret music excites. Gather your friends to hit the casino tables, enjoy a game of dominoes and toast with a specialty cocktail. Guests will enjoy…

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December 2021

Seeking the American Tropics: South Florida’s Early Naturalists

December 8, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Keys History & Discovery Center, 82100 Overseas Hwy
Islamorada, FL 33036 United States

with Dr. James Kushlan, Author and Ornithologist Attend in person or participate virtually! Hear the tales of those who attempted to venture into South Florida to discover the character of its nature from the Spanish era through the mid-1920s, by which time its natural environment…

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January 2022

Flamingo Forever: The Rebirth of a Cherished Everglades National Park Destination

January 12 @ 7:00 pm
Keys History & Discovery Center, 82100 Overseas Hwy
Islamorada, FL 33036 United States

with Charlie Arazoza, The Alliance of Florida’s National Parks, and Alan Scott, Everglades National Park Attend in person or participate virtually! In 2005, Mother Nature struck the Flamingo visitor complex an incapacitating blow, but this spring, a new Flamingo will be unveiled to the world in…

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