Monthly Archives: July 2020

Jul 26

“Trailblazers: 150 Years of Alachua County Women”

The Matheson Museum presents a new exhibit, ““Trailblazers: 150 Years of Alachua County Women,” by Kaitlyn Hof-Mahoney, Curator of Collections. This exhibit is available online at  https://spark.adobe.com/page/cHJRnxVsLi0qd/    and features many of Gainesville’s pioneering women, including Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings.  For more information, see Matheson Museum. info@AlachuaConservationTrust.org

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Jul 26

“Lessons from the Marjories”

“Lessons from the Marjories” with Hannah Brown and Becca  Burton | Thursday, August 20 from 6:30 – 8 PM Join the Alachua Conservation Trust for a presentation from Hannah Brown and Becca Burton of The Marjorie, an environmental reporting nonprofit inspired by Florida’s three Marjories: Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, Marjory Stoneman Douglas, and Marjorie Harris Carr. […]

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Jul 26

Bountiful Garden Summer 2020

Park Ranger Geoff Gates and volunteers Joy Cotton and Martha Lynn Dilello have done a tremendous amount of work in the summer garden. What a harvest we had! As you may know, Marjorie always grew vegetables for the table and flowers for the house. This year’s bounty included Golden Bantam Corn, Scarlett Runner Beans, Everglades […]

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