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October 2021

OCT. 13, 20 and 27

OLLI Lecture Series

Hillsborough County’s Forgotten Communities

Three Wednesday Sessions, October 13, 20 and 27  |  10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

We’re all familiar with 21st-century Tampa and its various neighborhoods

OCT. 20

Florida Conversations

Hurricane of 1921 Anniversary

Wednesday, October 20 | 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

On October 25, 1921, Tampa Bay suffered the most destructive hurricane …

OCT. 21

Book Group

Thursday,  October 21  |  10:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Grab a cup of coffee and join us once a month …

OCT. 23

Living History Saturdays

Saturday,  October 23  |  12 – 3 p.m.

Get face to face with Florida history …

OCT. 26

Nature Walk at Chinsegut Hill Historic Site

Tuesday,  October 26  |  9 – 11 a.m.

Leisurely walk through Chinsegut Hill Historic Site grounds

OCT. 30

Central Avenue Black History Walking Tour

Saturday,  October 30  |  10 – 11:30 a.m.

 Take a guided walking tour of Tampa’s historic Central Avenue …

OCT. 30

Night at the Museum

Saturday,  October 30  |  4 p.m.  | 5 p.m. | 6 p.m.

Trick or treat through the museum and collect candy from historical figures

November 2021

NOV. 3, 10 and 17

OLLI Lecture Series

How Did Tampa Roadways Get Their Names?

Three Wednesday Sessions, November 3, 10 and 17  |  10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Driving around town, do you ever wonder “Who is Dale Mabry?”

NOV. 6

BIG READ 2021 KICK-OFF

Saturday, November 6 | 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Celebrate the power of poetry and the importance of cultural heritage …

NOV. 9

BIG READ

Tampa Bay History Center:
Native American Exhibits Virtual Tour

Tuesday , November 9 | 10 a.m.

Join the library online as we get a glimpse at some …

NOV. 10

Tampa Multicultural Café

Wednesday, November 10  |  5 – 6:30 p.m.

Enjoy the tastes, sounds, art and history …

NOV. 13

Ybor City Walking Tour

Saturday, November 13  |  10 – 11:30 a.m.

Join the History Center for a guided walking tour…

NOV. 17

Florida Conversations

1971 – 2021: 50 Years of School Desegregation in Hillsborough County

Wednesday, November 17 | 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Presented by Fred Hearns, TBHC Curator of Black History …

NOV. 18

Book Group

Thursday,  November 18  |  10:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Grab a cup of coffee and join us once a month …

NOV. 18

Book Group

Thursday,  November 18  |  10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Join Tampa Wordsmith, Gianna Russo, to discuss 

NOV. 20

Downtown Tampa Walking Tour

Saturday,  November 20  |  10 – 11:30 a.m.

Join the History Center for a guided walking tour…

NOV. 27

Central Avenue Black History Walking Tour

Saturday,  November 27  |  10 – 11:30 a.m.

 Take a guided walking tour of Tampa’s historic Central Avenue …

NOV. 27

Living History Saturdays

Saturday,  November 27  |  12 – 3 p.m.

Get face to face with Florida history …

December 2021

DEC. 8

Tampa Multicultural Café

Wednesday, December 8  |  5 – 6:30 p.m.

Enjoy the tastes, sounds, art and history …

DEC. 11

Ybor City Walking Tour

Saturday, December 11  |  10 – 11:30 a.m.

Join the History Center for a guided walking tour…

DEC. 15

Florida Conversations

The Nine Lives of Florida’s Famous Key Marco Cat

Wednesday, December 15 | 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Presented by Austin Bell, Author and …

DEC. 18

Downtown Tampa Walking Tour

Saturday,  December 18  |  10 – 11:30 a.m.

Join the History Center for a guided walking tour…

DEC. 18

Living History Saturdays

Saturday,  December 18  |  12 – 3 p.m.

Get face to face with Florida history …

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