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In commemorating Tennessee Williams’s 112th Birthday, the 2023 Birthday Celebration includes a poetry contest that is open to everyone.  There is no specific theme for the 2023 Poetry Competition; however, […]

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In commemorating Tennessee Williams’s 112th Birthday, the 2023 Birthday Celebration includes a short story contest that is open to everyone.  There is no specific theme for the 2023 Short Story […]

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6th Annual Holiday Concert & Bazaar Friday, December 9, 2022, 5 pm to 9 pm Join the Key West Art & Historical Society for the 6th Annual Holiday Concert & […]

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Cat On a Hot Tin Roof (1958) is the powerful, highly-charged, moving story of a neurotic, dysfunctional Southern family with its rivalries, tensions, and avarice. Its provocative screenplay by Richard […]

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THE LOSS OF A TEARDROP DIAMOND (2008) is a new drama based on a recently rediscovered original screenplay by legendary writer Tennessee Williams.  Widely considered the most important American playwright […]

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Tennessee Williams turns 112 this March! Join us at the Tennessee Williams Museum (513 Truman Avenue) for champagne and cake on March 26.  First and second place winners of the […]

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VIRTUAL Distinguished Speaker Series | Writers in Paradise with James Clark Thursday, December 8, 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Beginning with a poem around 1560, the Florida story has been […]

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Two Hour Historic Harbor Tour with Dr. Cori Convertito on the S/V Argo Navis talking about ‘The Lighthouses of the Florida Keys’ Sail into historic exploration with Curator & Historian […]

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Key West Architectural Walking Tour Celebrate our magnificent island by joining our curator, Cori Convertito, for an architectural walking tour of Old Town. She will discuss historic landmarks in Old […]

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The Key West Art & Historical Society is pleased to announce the opening of Earthly Bodies: Two Decades of Nudes with Eric Anfinson, an exhibition celebrating the artist’s figurative on […]

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Join us for NON-PROFIT BINGO NIGHT at The Green Parrot. Bingo cards are only $1 each and there are great prizes to be won.  Select rounds will offer bottles of […]

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Art Club will be exploring the works and materials of artists both near and far. Created for our homeschool and virtual learners between the ages of 5-10, Art Club will […]

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COAST is Clear Music & Arts Festival December 1-4, 2022 TICKETS The COAST Is Clear Festival launched in 2017 — in the wake of Hurricane Irma’s destructive path through The […]

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Art After School Thursday, November 3, 2022, from 3 pm to 5 pm Students will learn about a Key West Artist and create their very own masterpiece in the style […]

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Littles at the Lighthouse Tuesday, December 6, 2022, from 10:30 am to 11:30 am Story time at the Key West Lighthouse Our Littles at the Lighthouse program invites parents and […]

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Littles at the Lighthouse Tuesday, December 13, 2022, from 10:30 am to 11:30 am Story time at the Key West Lighthouse Our Littles at the Lighthouse program invites parents and […]

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The Key West Art & Historical Society invites members to the Holiday Bazaar Member Lounge for complimentary refreshments! 6th Annual Holiday Concert & Bazaar Lounge Friday, December 9, 2022, from […]

Four-year-old Alexander Hunt rocks out with Imagination Playground building blocks. The building blocks are just one of the many activities available at Key West Art & Historical Society’s newest education program, Littles on the Lawn, at the Key West Lighthouse and Keeper’s Quarter’s Museum from 10:00AM to 12:00PM on the second Saturday of every month until May beginning January 14. For more information, visit KWAHS.ORG/LEARN or call Adele Williams, Director of Education at 305.295.6616 extension 115.

Parent and Me Fort Adventures Thursday, December 1, 2022, from 10:30 am to 11:30 am Parent and Me Fort Adventures is a child-centric program for preschool-aged children. Parent and Me […]

Four-year-old Alexander Hunt rocks out with Imagination Playground building blocks. The building blocks are just one of the many activities available at Key West Art & Historical Society’s newest education program, Littles on the Lawn, at the Key West Lighthouse and Keeper’s Quarter’s Museum from 10:00AM to 12:00PM on the second Saturday of every month until May beginning January 14. For more information, visit KWAHS.ORG/LEARN or call Adele Williams, Director of Education at 305.295.6616 extension 115.

Parent and Me Fort Adventures Thursday, December 8, 2022, from 10:30 am to 11:30 am Parent and Me Fort Adventures is a child-centric program for preschool-aged children. Parent and Me […]

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The Key West Museum of Art & History’s Sensational ‘Key West 200’ Exhibition To Close November 30 With Free Evening Bash The Key West Museum of Art & History will […]

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This Property is Condemned (1966) During the midst of the Great Depression, teenager Willie Starr tells a recent story of her family in Dodson, Mississippi, and the now condemned building […]

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KWAHS is offering a Curator-led tour of the Tennessee Williams Museum. KWAHS is offering a Curator-led tour of the Tennessee Williams Museum as part of the Tennessee Williams Birthday Celebration. […]

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Meet Award-Winning Author Joy Castro at Book Launch and Reading Event at San Carlos Institute Award-winning author Joy Castro will be offering a book reading and signing copies of her […]

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KWAHS is offering a Curator-led tour of the Tennessee Williams Museum highlighting ‘The Glass Menagerie’. KWAHS is offering a Curator-led tour of the Tennessee Williams Museum highlighting his celebrated work, […]

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The Smoke & Sizzle of Tennessee Williams Fringe Theater at The Armory 7:00pm – 8:00pm A collection of readers present a program that explores the more sensual writings of Tennessee […]

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The Key West Art & Historical Society is hosting a historic walking tour of Tennessee Williams’ Key West lead by Tennessee Williams Museum curator Dennis Beaver.  During the tour, he […]

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The Key West Art & Historical Society is excited to partner with Comedy Key West to offer a series of fun historical lectures entitled ‘Happy Hour with the Historian’. Attendees […]

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Family Day at the Museum Sunday, December 4, 2022, from 11 am to 2 pm, at the Custom House On Sunday, December 4, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Monroe […]

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The Key West Art & Historical Society is excited to partner with Comedy Key West to offer a series of fun historical lectures entitled ‘Happy Hour with the Historian’. Attendees […]

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The Key West Art & Historical Society is hosting a walking tour of historic Whitehead Street lead by the curator and historian, Cori Convertito.  During the tour, she will discuss […]

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Two Hour Historic Harbor Tour with Analise Andrews on the S/V Argo Navis talking about ‘Conch Cuisine: Culture, History & Traditions’ Sail into historic exploration with Key West Food Tours […]

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Distinguished Speaker Series | Key West on the Edge: Inventing the Conch Republic with Dr. Robert Kerstein January 26, 2023 | 6pm – 7pm Tropic Cinema Key West lies at […]

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The Key West Art & Historical Society is excited to partner with Comedy Key West to offer a series of fun historical lectures entitled ‘Happy Hour with the Historian’. Attendees […]

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Two Hour Historic Harbor Tour with Lynne Bentley-Kemp on the S/V Argo Navis talking about the ‘History of the Key West Garden Club’ Sail into historic exploration with Key West […]

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Distinguished Speaker Series | SS George Law & Key West: Ship of Gold with Dr. Brian Magrane February 16, 2023 | 6pm – 7pm Tropic Cinema In 1856, Yellow Fever […]

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The Key West Art & Historical Society is hosting a walking tour of historic Whitehead Street lead by the curator and historian, Cori Convertito.  During the tour, she will discuss […]

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Two Hour Historic Harbor Tour with Dora DeMaria on the S/V Argo Navis talking about ‘Diving into the Florida Keys Marine Ecosystems with Reef Relief’ Sail into historic exploration with […]

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Garden Party & Fundraiser Celebrating Tennessee Williams This Garden Party is the kick-off event and fundraiser for the March 2023 Tennessee Williams Birthday Celebration. It is being held in the […]

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Winter ArtCamp! December 19th – 23rd, 2022, from 9 am to 4 pm This week of camp is filled with just paint! Campers will learn about printmaking, watercolors, and action […]

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