ABOUT OUR 3RD ON 3RD PROGRAM
Every third Friday on 3rd Street, the Amelia Island Museum of History hosts historians, authors, and other experts for a thought-provoking lecture on local or regional history. These hour-long lectures range from Florida’s statehood to the history of toys; live oral histories to Yamasee princes. 3rd on 3rd lectures are on the third Friday of every month at 6 pm. Snacks and beverages are available. Admission is $5 for Museum Members with a suggested donation of $10 for non-members.
Preserving Evan’s Rendezvous with Adrienne Burke & Ennis Davis
Friday, February 16th at 6pm
Once known as the “heartbeat of American Beach”, Evan’s Rendezvous was a popular oceanfront restaurant and entertainment venue that drew Black visitors to American Beach for nearly 40 years. Join us at the Amelia Island Museum of History to hear from Adrienne Burke and Ennis Davis, who is working with American Beach residents on restoration and revitalization plans for Evan’s Rendezvous! Following the talk will be a short Q&A. This is a great opportunity to hear about local preservation efforts and the future of one of our island’s historic landmarks, so join us on the evening of February 16th to learn more!
Attendance is free for members and a suggested donation of $5 for nonmembers. Seating is limited on a first come, first served basis. This program is wheelchair accessible.
For more information contact Jarrett Hill at 904-261-7378 x102 or Jarrett@AmeliaMuseum.org.
This program will stream on our Twitch Channel and will be available on YouTube afterwards.
For Future Programs check out our Event Calendar
La Florida with Dr. Kevin Kokomoor
This talk by Dr. Kevin Kokomoor of Coastal Carolina University tracked the rich Spanish history of the Georgia Sea Islands and north Florida coast, from the beginnings of La Florida to the destruction of the Spanish Missions.
Dr. Kokomoor is the author of La Florida: Catholics, Conquerors, and Other American Origin Stories, which focuses on America’s Spanish heritage to complicate and challenge the way Americans view their past.
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For questions or for more information please contact CuratorJarrett Hill via phone at
904.261.7378 x102 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org