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Tag Archives: garden

A Night of Americana – Jacksonville Old Time Jam

Jun

20

  The Jacksonville Old Time Jam was founded in August 2011 in order to preserve, foster, and spark a passion for Old Time music in Northeast Florida. They will be one of the three performing groups for The Cummer’s Garden Concert: A Night of Americana on June 28 from 7-9 p.m. (doors at 6 p.m.). The cost is $20 […]

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A Night of Americana – Canary in the Coalmine

Jun

19

  Founded in the streets of Asheville, North Carolina, Canary in the Coalmine is a Jacksonville based folk group influenced by Appalachian folk and alternative country sounds. This Americana folk band is led by songwriters Jessica Pounds and Sandy Wicker. Members include Peter Mosely on upright bass and backing vocals, Philip Pan on violin, Arvid Smith […]

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Art & Science: Curiosity of a Modern Time

Nov

25

…I was curious, what else was happening? Beyond and within government programs and private endeavors, what technological advances were pushing industry along, not only processes but what was new?

Scotch tape was new, originally…

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Art & Science: It All Works Together

Sep

23

One late summer afternoon, I was sharing the wonders of the Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus ) with families at a local water park. I pointed out the beautiful feathers, soft in texture, and patterned in tones of brown and white. These colors and shapes, along with the owl’s behavior, make…

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Father’s Day Weekend, a Motown Concert with KTG, and Future Retro!

May

30

Motown is coming to town! Join us Friday, June 14th from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. for a Garden Concert with local band, KTG. The music of Motown will fill the Gardens and have you swaying to all your favorites, from the Temptations to Marvin Gaye. TreeCup Café will have plenty of food, beer, and […]

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National Public Gardens Day 2013

May

01

Join the Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens in celebrating National Public Gardens Day on Friday, May 11, 2012 from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Admission to the Garden and Galleries is free with…

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