Hartley Mosaic unveiled today

Icon On Thursday, April 30th, W.D. Hartley Elementary School celebrated the gift of an original handcrafted mosaic that was created and donated by talented local artist, Manila Clough. The work is a depiction of the school's butterfly garden and it features many tiny hidden treasures including poems and phrases, postage stamps, beads, music scores, butterflies, a lighthouse and more. What appears to be a backdrop of tiles are actually individually cut stained glass pieces Mrs. Clough harvested from a larger piece and which give the work an iridescent shimmer. [ More ]

MAY 14: THE THREE TELLERS bring HOLDING DOWN THE HOMEFRONT: World War II in Saint Augustine" to the stage of the beautifully renovated Corazon Cinema & Cafe.

Icon St. Augustine, Florida— As a perfect tie-in to Saint Augustine's 450th Celebration, Romanza Festivale of the Arts has invited The Three Tellers to reprise "Holding Down the Homefront: World War II in Saint Augustine" on May 14, 2015. The show focuses on the Shortages, Submarines, Saboteurs, Strong Women, Spies, & War Bond Sales which Saint Augustine and greater Saint Johns County encountered during the war years. WHO: The Three Tellers: Actor Margaret Kaler and Jane and Wayne Sims, otherwise known as The Storytelling Sims, are accomplished and renowned performers well-known to audiences in Florida and beyond. [ More ]

Parade May 9 on downtown streets is part of St. Augustine's Romanza Festivale of the Arts

Icon St. Augustine, FL - A downtown parade will highlight the heritage and living culture of the Ancient City from 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 9 during St. Augustine's Romanza Festivale of the Arts, an event that celebrates 450 years of culture in the nation's oldest city. From May 8-17, more than 100 events and exhibits will include music and dance performances, concerts, art shows, dramatic productions, tours, and much more at locations throughout the city. Many events are free; admission is required for others. [ More ]

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