Monthly Archives: June 2017

Tea with Zora and Marjorie

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Join us for a play by Barbara Speisman entitled A Tea with Zora and Marjorie at the Matheson History Museum in Gainesville at 7 p.m. on July 21.  The play has as its basis a meeting over “tea”  (i.e., whiskey) between Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings and Zora Neale Hurston, author of Their Eyes Were Watching God […]

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Mrs. Baskin in St. Augustine

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Join us for an event in St. Augustine on September 7 at 6 p.m. at the Lightner Museum.  The presentation by Barbara Wingo, President of the Friends of the Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Farm, will explore Marjorie KInnan Rawlings’ time and experiences in St. Augustine and Crescent Beach. Those who attend A Tea with Zora and […]

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Cross Creek Cookery:  Upcoming Cooking Events

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Join us for upcoming cooking events at the Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Historic State Park.  Coming soon are Okra a la Cross Creek on June 17 and an Old Fashioned Ice Cream Social on July 9.  Cooking/preparing starts at 10 a.m., and the program is at 2:30 p.m.  These events are part of our 2017 Celebration […]

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Happy 121st Birthday, Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings!

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    Join us for a very special annual celebration:  the birthday of Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings.  This year we are celebrating with a Fish Fry at the Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Historic State Park! August 5, 2017  5-7 pm Tickets are $8, available at mkrfishfry.eventbrite.com. The event is sponsored by Northwest Seafood in Gainesville, the Friends […]

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