Our home-school curriculum is developed to meet grades K-5 standards, but all ages enjoy our programs. Bring your 4-year-old or your high schooler – they are sure to have a great time with our hands-on activities and projects!
Cost per program: Students $15 (members $13); adults $8 (members free). Receive a 10 percent discount when you register for three 2020 workshops! Advance registration is required. Members: Please sign in on the registration page to enable discounts to apply.
Winter in Florida
Friday, December 11, 2020, 1 – 3 p.m.
Thanks to warm weather year-round, Florida is an oasis from harsh, northern winters. To celebrate this holiday season, discover what makes winter in Florida so special. We’ll explore the history behind Winter Park’s name, learn about animals that migrate south for the winter, and experience snow that won’t melt!
Friday, January 15, 2021, 1 – 3 p.m.
Become a junior historian! Take a deep dive into the world of historians and archaeologists to learn how they use sources to study history and then conduct your own historical investigation!
The History Herald
Friday, February 12, 2021, 1 – 3 p.m.
Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Become a journalist and explore what newspapers and comic strips reveal about the past. Sift through old newspapers, create your own comic strip, and more!
Judge & Jury
Friday, March 12, 2021, 1 – 3 p.m.
Objection, Your Honor! In this immerse workshop, we’ll explore the branches of government, learn how things work in our democracy, and conduct a mock trial in our historic 1927 courtroom.
Invented in Florida
Friday, April 9, 2021, 1 – 3 p.m.
Did you know? Sunscreen, orange juice concentrate, and modern air-conditioning were all invented here in Florida! Join us as we learn about some of the innovations that have helped Floridians adapt to the Sunshine State.