December 2014

Monthly Archives

  • LIFELONG LEARNING ACADEMY’S Einstein’s Circle At USF Sarasota-Manatee Winter 2015 Semester

    LIFELONG LEARNING ACADEMY’S Einstein’s Circle At USF Sarasota-Manatee Winter 2015 Semester These open forums, moderated by knowledgeable experts in a variety of topics, provide an opportunity for participants to engage in a thoughtful exchange of ideas, opinions and information.   January 14: LBGT Civil Rights from Lobotomy to Same-Sex Marriage in 50 Years January 21: […]

  • Embracing Our Differences Is Nominated for WEDU’s Be More Enriched Award

    Embracing Our Differences Is Nominated for WEDU’s Be More Enriched Award The organization received the nomination for its celebrated programs and initiatives that empower thousands of individuals, including students and teachers, to embrace diversity and promote tolerance and understanding though art and education.   (Sarasota/Manatee) Embracing Our Differences was nominated for WEDU’s 2015 Be More […]

  • The Jazz Club of Sarasota Presents Joy of Jazz Series with the All That Jazz Quartet

    The Jazz Club of Sarasota Presents Joy of Jazz Series with the All That Jazz Quartet January 11, 2 p.m.  Centennial Park in Venice Venice’s Centennial Park swings once again with this popular series of free Sunday afternoon concerts showcasing some of the region’s top jazz artists.   (Sarasota, Florida) The Jazz Club of Sarasota’s […]

  • Lifelong Learning Academy Announces 2015 Winter Lecture Series

    Lifelong Learning Academy Announces 2015 Winter Lecture Series “A Reason for Survival: To Understand, To Educate, To Heal” With Holocaust Educator Renate Frydman Thursday, January 15, 3 p.m.  Selby Auditorium at USF Sarasota-Manatee “This Spaceship Earth” With Futurist David Houle and Planetary Ethicist Tim Rumage Thursday, February 16, 3 p.m.  Selby Auditorium at USF Sarasota-Manatee […]

  • Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota presents A New Concert Series in North Port!

    Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota presents A New Concert Series in North Port! January 11 Dick Maley’s Dixieland Band February 15 Jennifer Sheehan: You Made Me Love You: Celebrating the Great American Songbook March 22 The Dave Bennett Quartet: A Tribute to Benny Goodman and Friends This new concert series, under the artistic direction of […]

  • Art Center Sarasota Presents the 7th Annual “iconcept” Runway Event Where “Art Meets Fashion” Thursday, January 22  Sarasota Municipal Auditorium Art meets fashion with extraordinary results at the seventh annual “iconcept” fundraising event, Art Center Sarasota’s must-see runway extravaganza showcasing the inspired results of area artists whocreate fashion using unconventional materials   (Sarasota, FL) Art […]

  • Jazz Club of Sarasota Concert Presents The Eddie Metz Jazz Trio

    Jazz Club of Sarasota Concert Presents The Eddie Metz Jazz Trio With Eddie Metz Jr., Nicki Parrott, and Rossano Sportiello January 16 • Riverview High School Performing Arts Center “Put pianist Rossano Sportiello, bassist/vocalist Nicki Parrott and drummer Eddie Metz together and the results are pure joy.” Joe Lang, Jersey Jazz   (Sarasota, Florida) The […]

  • Jazz Club of Sarasota Announces January “Jazz at Two” Concerts

    Jazz Club of Sarasota Announces January “Jazz at Two” Concerts The popular afternoon concert series starts the new year with the Sarasota Jazz Project, the Tom Ellison Quartet, vocalist Mary Rademacher-Reed, and Kevin Celebi and Harmonic Sanity.   (Sarasota, Florida) The Jazz Club of Sarasota’s “Jazz at Two” concert series kicks off the new year […]

  • Community Foundation of Sarasota County Awards Grant to Embracing Our Differences

    Community Foundation of Sarasota County Awards Grant to Embracing Our Differences The $5,000 grant will help fund the organization’s annual teacher workshops. A key component of its ongoing educational initiatives, Embracing Our Differences’ annual teacher workshops provide area teachers with new skills, strategies and resources to bring their students creative new ways to think, learn […]