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Tag Archives: historic gardens

Museum Receives Endowment for Garden Curator

Apr

02

The Museum has received an $800,000 gift to name and endow the position of Garden Curator, thanks to the generosity of the Lorena “Lory” Doolittle and her family. The gift allows the Museum to…

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Join the Museum for Envirofest!

Sep

20

Join the Museum, in partnership with the City of Jacksonville’s Environmental Protection Board, for the third annual Envirofest. This is a family-friendly event centered on raising environmental awareness through the arts, education, and music. Enjoy book readings, live music, recycled art projects, tours, and much more!

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“A Vision Awakening” CD Release

Apr

08

Join the Museum in releasing this exciting recording for “A Vision Awakening” next Tuesday evening, April 14th, 2015. A special 15 minute excerpt will be performed live following a panel lecture with Reflections artists. Click here to make your reservation and find out more information about this event. The concept for this specially written piece, […]

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Spring into the Cummer Gardens

Mar

26

Celebrate the beautiful Cummer Gardens during the last few days of Garden Month by making a trip to the Gardens to see all the new spring blooms! The Wistera, Apple Blossom, Dogwood and Azaleas are gorgeous right now. This Saturday, March 28th would be a perfect time to visit, as the Museum is participating in […]

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In Black & White: Works by Women of Vision

Oct

07

This artful program held at The Cummer, is observed as a national model, serves as a vehicle for personal reflections, demonstrates the communicative power of visual and literary arts, and develops accessibility awareness for all.

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Cummer Gardens Family Tour

Apr

25

Listen Now Get the Podcast Visit the podcast page on our blog Download an MP3 of the podcast What is a Podcast? A podcast (or non-streamed webcast) is a series of digital audio files that are released episodically and often downloaded through a website. There is a wealth of podcast content available in nearly every subject, from news to storytelling, sports to movies and […]

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