Museums | Sights
Remember the days when people sat out on their front porches and shared their thoughts, memories, and lives with their neighbors? Mandarin Museum & Historical Society is bringing those days back with a five-part series, "Front Porch Stories," featuring longtime Mandarin resident Billy Barwald.
You will hear some true stories that will amaze, delight, and inspire you to want to know more.
Sunday, Feb. 10
" The citrus business in Mandarin during the time of Harriet Beecher Stowe and until the freeze of 1899"
Sunday, Feb. 17
"Cattle Drives from Loretto to Palm Valley"
Sunday, Feb. 24
"The Barwalds - moving to Loretto was an adventure"
Sunday, March 3
"Stretch Your Mind" - Mr. Barwald has an antique "mystery item" and he would like to engage everybody in trying to figure out exactly what the item was used for.
Sunday, March 10
"World War II from the perspective of one who served."
For information, call the museum at 268-0784 or email email@example.com.