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Platform Kids

Sunday, February 28 | 5 – 6:30pm

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Annual student showcase of visual and performance arts
United Women’s Club of Lakeland, 1515 Williamsburg Square

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Artful Bowl

Saturday, April 10 | 7-9pm

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Annual art party & fundraiser for public art

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Members Guild: Appreciation Reception

Wednesday, April 28 | 5 – 6:30pm

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Core Wealth Advisors, Inc., 124 S. Florida Ave, Ste 400

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Salon:  CORE Wealth Advisors, Inc. presents
Visual Narratives of History and Heritage: A Splendid Little War

Sunday, May 16 | 3:30-5pm

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Kevin O’Brien, Director

William “Lloyd” Harris, Military Historian

Michael Norton, Teddy Roosevelt re-enactor

Salon: CORE Wealth Advisors presents
Visual Narratives of History and Heritage: The 10th Cavalry Buffalo Soldiers in Lakeland

Sunday, August 15 | 3:30-5pm

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Platform Art Spanish-American War Monument, Friends of Freedom

Terry Coney, Ret. Lt. Col., USAF

Richard Wilder, 10th Cavalry Buffalo Soldiers of Florida

LuAnn Mims, Librarian, The War in Lakeland

Becky Ault, Project Artist



Cuban War of Independence

Presented by CORE Wealth Advisors

Sunday, January 31 | 3:30- 5pm

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Dr. James Michael Denham, Director of the L. M. Chiles Center for Florida History at FSC

Dr. Jose Garcia, Professor of Hispanic Literature and Latin American Studies at FSC

Marcos Fernandez, Chef at Nineteen61, demonstrating Cuba’s culinary influences of Spain and Africa, with “Tastes of 1898”

Limited in-person attendance, but you can also join the event online.

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A special thank you to our 2020 members. Our work would not be possible without your generous support.

2020 2020 MEMBERS

Lisa Abberger, Kathy & Bruce Abels, Becky Ault, Terri Avent, Sue Bentley, Christine & Jon Boring, Donna & Terry Brigman, Kim Brunson & Laura Brunson Adams, Stevie Buck, Jean & David Bunch, Julie Burford, Andy Crossfield, Mike Cunningham, Sherri Riccio Diaz, Julianne & Nathan Dunham, Carolyn Ellington, Brittany & Andrew Fos, Lisa & Chuck Foss, Bonnie Franks, Lori & John Frost, Carolyn Fulme, Karla & Randy Glotfelty, Gary Gordon, Margaret & Bruce Grathwohl, Tony Guinn, Cynthia Haffey, Patricia Hendler, Alan Higgins, Nan Jameson-Lee & Bo Jackson, Kathryn Koch, Mary Kay Langford,Lyonal Lindsey, Bill Lippy, Victoria Lowe, Martha Lou & Jon Luce, James Luffman, Lynda & Tom Mack, Meri & Leonard Mass, Steve McConn Brandi & Chris McLaughlin, Mary Newton, Lynn & Paul Noris, Sally & Tom Petcoff, Sheila & Carlton Phelps, Victor Prebor, M. C. Pruitt, Trudy & Larry Rankin, Beatty & Maurice Raymond, Rita & Don Selvage, Sandra & Sam Sheets, Conni Shelnut, Susan Spelios Barbara & Mark Stampfl, Eugene S. Strickland, Marten Walters, Margaret Ann Wheeler, Shawn Wilson, Ana Wood


  • Early access to exclusive events, salons, and lectures

  • Support students seeking higher education and careers in the art field

  • Receive an invitation to Annual Sponsor/Member Salon

  • Learn details of new art projects in advance

  • Meet other art enthusiasts

  • Encourage a new generation of artists