Calendar of Events

Story Tyme with Grandma Jenkins

Little Red Riding Hood

Friday, February 24  at 11:00 a.m. 

Pensacola Children's Museum, 115 East Zaragoza Street

 

Join us for Story Tyme at 11:00 a.m. Grandma Jenkins will share Little Red Riding Hood in the Pensacola Children's Museum's Party Central Room. Story Tyme is a free program sponsored by the UWF Historic Trust. For more information, contact educator Jim McMillen at 850-595-5985 ext. 112 or jmcmillen@uwf.edu.

That Did What

Balloon Rockets

Saturday, February 25 11:00 and 2:00 

Pensacola Children's Museum, 115 E. Zaragoza Street


That Did What is a free program of the Pensacola Children's Museum. For more information, please contact Jim McMillen at 850-595-5985 or jmcmillen@uwf.edu.

Mardi Gras Tambourines

Saturday, February 25

11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Arcadia Mill will be hosting a free Arts and Crafts activity on Saturday, February 25th from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Children will make Mardi Gras Tambourines. All materials will be provided. This activity is estimated to be completed in 30 minutes. All participants must be accompanied by a parent, legal guardian, or adult. For more information, contact Arcadia Mill staff at 850-626-3084 or arcadiamill@uwf.edu.

Dr.Richard Lewis Lecture

Saturday, March 18

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. noon

Arcadia Mill  will host a free lecture in the newly renovated classroom on Saturday, March 18 from 11:00 a.m. to noon. Dr. Richard Lewis, Bagdad Waterfronts Florida Partnership, Inc., will speak about his new book on Bagdad. For more information, contact Arcadia Mill staff at 850-626-3084 or arcadiamill@uwf.edu.

Jacksonian Guard Colors Ceremony

Saturday, March 18

12:00 p.m.

Plaza Ferdinand VII, 309 South Palafox Street

Sponsored by Visit Pensacola & UWF Historic Trust, the Jacksonian Guard is a Pensacola re-enactment group of Jacksonian era and Spanish soldiers, fifers, and drummers who perform a Colors Ceremony once a month, every third Saturday at 12 noon, in Plaza Ferdinand, on Palafox Street, Downtown Pensacola. The ceremony commemorates Pensacola's 195th Birthday & Florida as a U.S. Territory, reenacting the transfer of Spanish Florida to a U.S. Territory.

For more information, contact:

Pamela Homyak cell: 850-206-7231 email: pamelahomyak@gmail.com

Wesley Odom cell: 850-466-5220 email: wso@goretro.us                             

 

Volunteer Information Session

Tuesday, March 21

5:00-6:00 p.m.

Museum of Commerce201 E Zaragoza St.

Looking to volunteer in the new year? Join us for our monthly information session on Tuesday, March 21 in Historic Pensacola's Museum of Commerce. Learn what volunteer opportunities are available with Historic Pensacola and how you can help keep Pensacola history alive!

The UWF Historic Trust seeks volunteers to assist with its mission to collect, preserve, interpret and share the history for Northwest Florida. Opportunities are available in Historic Pensacola and the Arcadia Mill Archaeological Site in Milton. 

Volunteer positions include tour guides, living history interpreters, museum store attendants and archive and collection assistants. The recruitment session is free and open to the public. Bring a friend and you and the friend receive a 20 percent coupon valid in Historic Pensacola museum stores. For more information, contact Wendi Davis Community Engagement Coordinator at 850-595-5985 ext. 111 or wdavis4@uwf.edu.

Animal Tracks Stamp Art

Saturday, March 25

11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Arcadia Mill will be hosting a free Arts and Crafts activity on Saturday, March 25th from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Children will be making animal tracks stamp art. All materials will be provided. This activity is estimated to be completed in 30 minutes. All participants must be accompanied by a parent, legal guardian, or adult. For more information, contact Arcadia Mill staff at 850-626-3084 or arcadiamill@uwf.edu.

83rd Annual Dinner

Roger Smith, Women of the American Revolution: Lost Voices of America's First Generation

Museum of Commerce, 201 East Zaragoza St

Monday, March 27

5:30-7:30 p.m.

$30 per person


Join the UWF Historic Trust on Monday, March 27 for our annual dinner in the Museum of Commerce. Roger Smith returns to Pensacola to share his new book Women of the American Revolution: Lost Voices of America's First Generation. We will host a social from 5:30 to 6:00 p.m. followed by a buffet dinner. Advance tickets are $30 prior to March 24. Tickets paid after March 24 and at the door will be $35. For more information, contact Wendi Davis at 850-595-5985 ext. 111.

 

Jacksonian Guard Colors Ceremony

Saturday, April 15

12:00 p.m.

Plaza Ferdinand VII, 309 South Palafox Street

Sponsored by Visit Pensacola & UWF Historic Trust, the Jacksonian Guard is a Pensacola re-enactment group of Jacksonian era and Spanish soldiers, fifers, and drummers who perform a Colors Ceremony once a month, every third Saturday at 12 noon, in Plaza Ferdinand, on Palafox Street, Downtown Pensacola. The ceremony commemorates Pensacola's 195th Birthday & Florida as a U.S. Territory, reenacting the transfer of Spanish Florida to a U.S. Territory.

For more information, contact:

Pamela Homyak cell: 850-206-7231 email: pamelahomyak@gmail.com

Wesley Odom cell: 850-466-5220 email: wso@goretro.us                             

 

Volunteer Information Session

Tuesday, April 18

2:00-3:00 p.m.

T.T Wentworth Jr. Museum330 S. Jefferson St.

Looking to volunteer in the new year? Join us for our monthly information session on Tuesday, April 21 in Historic Pensacola's T.T Wentworth Jr. Museum. Learn what volunteer opportunities are available with Historic Pensacola and how you can help keep Pensacola history alive!

The UWF Historic Trust seeks volunteers to assist with its mission to collect, preserve, interpret and share the history for Northwest Florida. Opportunities are available in Historic Pensacola and the Arcadia Mill Archaeological Site in Milton. 

Volunteer positions include tour guides, living history interpreters, museum store attendants and archive and collection assistants. The recruitment session is free and open to the public. Bring a friend and you and the friend receive a 20 percent coupon valid in Historic Pensacola museum stores. For more information, contact Wendi Davis Community Engagement Coordinator at 850-595-5985 ext. 111 or wdavis4@uwf.edu.

Volunteer Appreciation Week

April 24-29

Historic Pensacola

We kick off a week of volunteer appreciation with our annual Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon on Monday, April 24 from 12:00 until 2:00 p.m. in the Museum of Commerce. To learn more about becoming a volunteer join us at one of our monthly Volunteer Information Sessions.