Board and Programmers

Community Events


Tuesday, December 1, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:45am
(941) 861-5000
1331 First Street
Sarasota  Florida  34236
United States
"107 CONFRONTATIONS", or "THE HISTORY OF CONFRONTATION MAGAZINE UP TO A POINT", is a memoir-history of the magazine Martin Tucker co-founded and edited for 42 years. During his tenure at the magazine's helm they published the work of eight Nobel Laureates (Nadine Gordimer, John Steinbeck, I.B. Singer among them), and other such prize-winning authors like Arthur Miller, Jerzy Kosinski, Joyce Carol Oates, Iris Murdoch, Michael Holroyd, and Colin Wilson.
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Harpeth Rising

Saturday, December 5, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:30pm
(239) 910-5657
2756 McGregor Blvd
Ft. Myers  Florida  33901
United States
With their brand new album, 'Shifted', debuting at No. 1 on the USA Folk Charts, the classically trained women of Harpeth Rising combine original, gritty lyrics with folk, roots, classical bluegrass, and rock on violin, banjo, cello, foot-percussion, and powerful, three-part vocals.  Touring internationally from their base in Louisville, KY, their previous performances include the Kerrville Folk Festival, Cambridge Folk Festival, London Folk Festival, Blissfest, Woodsongs Old-Time Radio Hour, and The Bluebird.

Atomic Holiday Bazaar

Saturday, December 12, 2015 - 12:00pm to Sunday, December 13, 2015 - 5:00am
(941) 539-9044
Sarasota Municipal Auditorium
801 N. Tamiami Trail
Sarasota  Florida  34236
United States
Main Room Admission: Fee for Adults / 12 & Under Free Bay Front Room: Free to Enter Street Fair: Free to Enter Atomic Holiday Bazaar enters its 10th season on Saturday, December 12 and Sunday, December 13. Going on a decade, Atomic has busted out the seams of the Municipal Auditorium and the Bay Front Room with ever growing talent and a dedicated fan base. What does one do about this when they refuse to leave their beloved venue, the Sarasota Municipal Auditorium? Expand the show to the great outdoors. Street vendors will be located on Plaza De Santo Domingo, the street between the Municipal Auditorium and the Sarasota Art Center. The Atomic totebag tradition continues! 100 totes filled with swag and coupons will be handed to the 1st 100 adults thru the door by SRQ's derby darlin's, Rolling Renegades Roller Derby. Mouthole BBQ, Ray's Vegan Soul Food and more. Pop Up vintage trailers. Dj Iche aka Buckroe Skillz will be spinning it in the Main room. Saturday, December 12th official Facebook event listing for the 10th Atomic Holiday Bazaar! The show is loaded like a beautiful breakfast burrito, stuffed full of talented and diverse makers who are working their hands to the bone to bring you the best, amusing, beautiful, functional, non-functional, vintage, kitsch, body products, jams, jellies, pickles, plushies, kids's clothing, t-shirts, art, photography, lotions-potions, jewelry, upcycled everythings, paper products, cards, silver, gold, elves, trolls, magic dust and more.

ReptiDay Sarasota Reptile & Exotic Animal Show

Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
(863) 268-4273
3000 Ringling Blvd.
Sarasota  Florida  34237
United States
ReptiDay Sarasota is a one-day reptile event featuring vendors offering reptile pets, supplies, feeders, cages, and merchandise as well as live animal seminars and frequent free raffles for coveted prizes. Exciting, educational, family-oriented fun for everyone! Hours: Saturday: 10:00am-5:00pm (VIP Early Entry at 9:30am) Admission: Adults - Fee, Children (5-12) - Fee, Under 5 - Free Visit our website for special offers on Early Entry VIP tickets
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ReptiDay Sarasota