African American Heritage Celebration

Explorations V

A Special Magical Monday

Magical Monday with Ken Lawson

Explorations V Children’s Museum, located at 109 North Kentucky Avenue in downtown Lakeland, has announced a special Magical Monday session to be held on February 17, 2014 at 10:30a.m. The session will feature, Ken Lawson, Secretary of the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation, reading a children’s e-book, Follow Your Dreams in Florida, You […]

Platform KIDS

Platform Art’s annual showcase of talent from elementary, middle and high school students from throughout Polk County features art, film, fashion and performances.

Chinese New Year Celebration

String Orchestra Concert with Beyond the Chamber

Harrison

Music Beyond the Chamber: Highly qualified, conservatory-trained performing artists collaborate with music education specialists to provide a variety of workshops, masterclasses and performances for students and audiences of all ages and backgrounds. For each residency, artists from the Music Beyond the Chamber roster combine to perform and teach as trios, quartets and quintet chamber ensembles. Learn more about Music Beyond the […]

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day at ExV

Magical Monday also includes literary exploration of “Martin’s Big Words” at 10:30am.

Explorations V Children’s Museum hosts Chinese New Year Celebration

On Saturday, January 25, 2014 from 10am to 1pm, Explorations V Children’s Museum, located at 109 North Kentucky Avenue in downtown Lakeland, hosts a Chinese New Year Celebration. The celebration features hands-on activities, games, art and museum exploration, all included with museum admission, which is $7 per person. Senior citizens 65+ are $3.50 and military/teachers with […]

Family Fun Day

Polk County History Center

Family Fun Day is a free event on the second Saturday of each month between 10:00am – noon. Children and their families can participate together in a new arts and crafts activity each month while learning about Polk County history.

Spring Art Classes Start January 27 at PMoA

Polk Museum of Art

Spring Art Classes give students the opportunity to associate with others with like interests and learn new skills in a laid-back atmosphere. Polk Museum of Art offers classes and instruction for all ages and experience. For the highest level of learning, all Museum instructors are certified art teachers and/or art professionals. Starting on January 27. Learn […]

January Happenings at the History Center

 Journey through Polk history this month at the Polk County History Center. Family FunDay is 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Jan. 11. Families celebrate Polk County’s citrus heritage with a citrus-themed craft. The History Center is also hosting a special Family FunDay at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 18 in celebration of the dedication of […]

Polk Arts Alliance

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