Events

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Summer Fun Days - Cowboy Day

Cowboy Day includes cowboy dress up, building a fort, making s'mores, learning to lasso, seeing real cowboy artifacts, and receiving your very own bandana to take home.

11 AM & 1 PM - Florida Cow Hunter demonstration from Lake Kissimmee State Park

Join us for fun at the museum!  Each Summer Fun Day will include all day hands-on history activities and projects, discovery stations, art projects, selfie station, fun snacks, educational videos and special presentations!  

Free to the public.  This program is made possible by the City of Lake Wales and sponsored in part by the Florida's Natural Growers Foundation, Inc. of Lake Wales, Florida.


Saturday, July 20, 2019

Summer Fun Days - Train Day

Train Day includes conductor dress up, building a trains and more with LEGOS, making a lantern, learning about real train artifacts, touring our real old train caboose, and making a fun food art snack.

Join us for fun at the museum!  Each Summer Fun Day will include all day hands-on history activities and projects, discovery stations, art projects, selfie station, fun snacks, educational videos and special presentations!  

Free to the public.  This program is made possible by the City of Lake Wales and sponsored in part by the Florida's Natural Growers Foundation, Inc. of Lake Wales, Florida.


Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 12 PM

Museum Book Club - Behind the Beautiful Forever by Katherine Boo

Dedicated to non-fiction, you'll discover the truth can be much stranger than fiction.  Join us every month to discuss new book!  Read the book and come ready to discuss the best non-fiction books.  Free to the public.  Books are available to check out free of charge at the Museum while supplies last.  


Saturday, July 27, 2019

Summer Fun Days - Multicultural Day

Multicultural Day includes activities from different cultures and countries including make and take your own Mexican Day of the Dead mask, Japanese origami, Ghana Kente cloth and Greek pita snacks.  

Join us for fun at the museum!  Each Summer Fun Day will include all day hands-on history activities and projects, discovery stations, art projects, selfie station, fun snacks, educational videos and special presentations!  

Free to the public.  This program is made possible by the City of Lake Wales and sponsored in part by the Florida's Natural Growers Foundation, Inc. of Lake Wales, Florida.


Saturday, August 3, 2019

Summer Fun Days - Bok Tower Gardens Day

Join us for fun at the museum!  Each Summer Fun Day will include all day hands-on history activities and projects, discovery stations, art projects, selfie station, fun snacks, educational videos and special presentations!  

Free to the public.  This program is made possible by the City of Lake Wales and sponsored in part by the Florida's Natural Growers Foundation, Inc. of Lake Wales, Florida.


Saturday, August 10, 2019

Summer Fun Days - End of Summer Party: WE LOVE THE 80s

Join us for fun at the museum!  Each Summer Fun Day will include all day hands-on history activities and projects, discovery stations, art projects, selfie station, fun snacks, educational videos and special presentations!  

Free to the public.  This program is made possible by the City of Lake Wales and sponsored in part by the Florida's Natural Growers Foundation, Inc. of Lake Wales, Florida.


Pioneer Days Festival - Save the Date!

October 26 & 27, 2019