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Florida in World War I: History Speaker Series
April 10 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Come listen and learn about an fascinating history program entitled, “Florida in World War I”. Learn about the contributions of Florida in WWI as well as the impact of the 1918 pandemic on Florida. This program and lecture features author Joe Knetsch, who is an American historian and author who has published eight books and over 200 articles in numerous journals. Joe has a B.S. from Western Michigan University, an M.A. from Florida Atlantic University and a Ph.D. from Florida State University. He taught at both the secondary and collegiate levels, and worked as a historian for the Department of Environmental Protection and Department of Natural Resources.
There is no charge for this event but reservations are required. The History Speaker Series programs are popular and due to COVID precautions, seating will be limited. Reservations are required by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Seats will be spaced to allow for social distancing. Attendees are asked to follow all health guidelines to help keep themselves safe including social distancing and sanitizing hands frequently. Hand sanitizer will be available. Masks are required. Donations are gladly accepted to defray costs. Funding in part by the Franklin County Tourist Development Council. For more information, contact 850-697-2141.