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August 2022

Non-Profit Bingo Night!

15-August from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
The Green Parrot Bar, 601 Whitehead Street
Key West, FL 33040 United States
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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 wine, gift certificates and goodies from Bad Boy Burrito, Hog's Breath Saloon, Cuban Coffee Queen, Lucy's Retired Surfers Bar & Restaurant, Off the Hook Grill, Pepe's, Keys Coffee Company, Kilwins and a bottle of Stoli vodka donated by The Green Parrot, and more! Money raised supports the exhibits department.

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THE COST $12.00 - $15.00

Happy Hour with the Historian: The Life & Art of Winslow Homer

18-August from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Comedy Key West, 218 Whitehead Street, #5
Key West, FL 33040 United States
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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 will receive a complimentary drink (beer, house wine or soft drink), and  treated to a short presentation by the historian. Historian: Cori Convertito Ph.D. Topic: 'A Man is Known by his Works': The Life & Art of Winslow Homer Widely regarded as one of the greatest American artists of the…

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VIRTUAL Happy Hour with the Historian | Presidential Visits to the Florida Keys

24-August from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

VIRTUAL Happy Hour with the Historian | Presidential Visits to the Florida Keys with Cori Convertito Wednesday, August 24, 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. REGISTER FOR VIRTUAL HAPPY HOUR The Key West Art & Historical Society is excited to present a series of VIRTUAL fun historical lectures entitled ‘Happy Hour with the Historian’. Historian: Cori Convertito Ph.D. Topic: Presidential Visits to the Florida Keys Key West, a 2x4 mile island, and the surrounding Florida Keys, don’t jump to mind when…

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Bicentennial Film Festival – 92 In The Shade

25-August from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Tropic Cinema, 416 Eaton Street
Key West, FL 33040 United States
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BICENTENNIAL FILM FESTIVAL | 92 In The Shade August 25, 2022 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm | Tropic Cinema PURCHASE MOVIE TICKETS We are happy to bring you the Key West Bicentennial Film Festival. Every month we are showing movies filmed in Key West.  We are paying tribute to the August heat with 92 in the Shade, a gritty thriller marking the directorial debut of longtime local author Thomas McGuane. When spoiled Tom Skelton (Peter Fonda) comes back home to Key…

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September 2022

THE COST $12.00 - $15.00

Happy Hour with the Historian: Writers in Paradise

15-September from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Comedy Key West, 218 Whitehead Street, #5
Key West, FL 33040 United States
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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 will receive a complimentary drink (beer, house wine or soft drink), and  treated to a short presentation by the historian. Historian: Cori Convertito Ph.D. Topic: Writers in Paradise: Key West's Literary Community Beneath the touristy exterior of Key West’s bars, beaches, restaurants and sunset celebrations lies a subtler culture of…

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THE COST Free

Member-only Breakfast at Fort East Martello

23-September from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Fort East Martello Museum, 3501 South Roosevelt Boulevard
Key West, FL 33040 United States
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Join us at the historic Fort East Martello for breakfast and KWAHS news!When's the last time you've been to Fort East Martello? As a Key West Art & Historical Society (KWAHS) member, you are cordially invited to our upcoming Member Breakfast at the Fort! Please join me Friday, September 23rd at 10:00 am at Fort East Martello to enjoy a light breakfast and a brief presentation. Learn about your membership benefits, our mission, upcoming programs and all KWAHS has to…

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October 2022

THE COST $75.00 - $90.00

Historic Seaport Sail on Argo Navis with Park Ranger Ed Cunningham

8-October from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Argo Navis Key West Sailing Charters, 0 Margaret Street
Key West, FL 33040 United States
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Two Hour Historic Harbor Tour with Park Ranger Ed Cunningham on the S/V Argo Navis talking about ‘The History of Fort Zachary Taylor' Sail into historic exploration with Fort Zachary Taylor Park Ranger Ed Cunningham aboard the luxury sailing catamaran Argo Navis On Saturday, October 8, noted park ranger and Fort Zachary Taylor expert Ed Cunningham will lead a historically illuminating morning seafaring excursion presented by Key West Art & Historical Society aboard the luxury catamaran SV Argo Navis, departing…

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VIRTUAL Distinguished Speaker Series | Charting the Land of Flowers with Rodney Kite-Powell

12-October from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Custom House Museum, 281 FRONT ST
KEY WEST, FL 33040-8313 United States
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VIRTUAL Distinguished Speaker Series | Charting the Land of Flowers: 500 Years of Florida Maps with Rodney Kite-Powell Wednesday, October 12, 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. REGISTER FOR VIRTUAL DSS From the earliest depiction of Florida on the 1511 Martyr Map to a 21st century view of Florida from space, this presentation shows the dramatic changes that have occurred in Sunshine State over the past 500 years through historic maps. About the Presenter: Rodney Kite-Powell is the Director of the…

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THE COST Free

KWAHS Members – Bring a Friend to Breakfast at the Custom House

18-October from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Custom House Museum, 281 FRONT ST
KEY WEST, FL 33040-8313 United States
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KWAHS Members are invited to bring a friend to a  member breakfast on the veranda of the Custom House Museum! As a Key West Art & Historical Society (KWAHS) Member, you and a friend are cordially invited to our Member Breakfast! Please join me at 10:00 am on Tuesday, October 18th at the Custom House to enjoy a light breakfast and a brief presentation. Relax on the back porch while learning about your membership benefits, the Society’s mission, upcoming programs…

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November 2022

THE COST $30.00 - $35.00

Key West Seaport Walking Tour

5-November from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Custom House Museum, 281 FRONT ST
KEY WEST, FL 33040-8313 United States
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Key West Seaport Walking Tour The Key West Art & Historical Society is hosting a historic walking tour of the Key West Bight lead by the curator, Cori Convertito.  During the tour, she will discuss the industrial and maritime heritage of the island, including the Mallory Steamship Company, the shrimp fleet, the U.S. Navy, sponging, turtling and more. Tour Highlights: Stroll along the Key West seaport where the U.S. Navy raised it flag and established its naval base in 1823,…

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THE COST $75.00 - $90.00

Historic Seaport Sail on Argo Navis with Brad Bertelli

12-November from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Argo Navis Key West Sailing Charters, 0 Margaret Street
Key West, FL 33040 United States
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Two Hour Historic Harbor Tour with Brad Bertelli on the Argo Navis talking about Captain Benjamin Baker & Keys Pineapple Farming Two Hour Historic Harbor Tour with Keys Historian Brad Bertelli on the S/V Argo Navis talking about ‘Captain Benjamin Baker & Florida Keys Pineapple Farming' Sail into historic exploration with Florida Keys Historian Brad Bertelli aboard the luxury sailing catamaran Argo Navis On Saturday, November 12, Brad will lead a historically illuminating morning seafaring excursion presented by Key West…

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THE COST Free

Member-only Breakfast at the Custom House

30-November from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Key West Museum of Art & History at the Custom House, 281 Front Street
Key West, FL 33040 United States
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Join us on the veranda of the Custom House for breakfast and news!As a Key West Art & Historical Society (KWAHS) Member, you are cordially invited to our upcoming Member Breakfast!Please join me at 10:00am on Wednesday, November 30th at the Custom House to enjoy a light breakfast and a brief presentation. Relax on the back porch while learning about your membership benefits, the Society’s mission, upcoming programs and all KWAHS has to offer.You may also join us for a…

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December 2022

THE COST $75.00 - $90.00

Historic Seaport Sail on Argo Navis with Dr. Cori Convertito

15-December from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Argo Navis Key West Sailing Charters, 0 Margaret Street
Key West, FL 33040 United States
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Two Hour Historic Harbor Tour with Dr. Cori Convertito on the Argo Navis talking about The Lighthouses of the Florida Keys 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 Key West Art & Historical Society Curator & Historian Dr. Cori Convertito aboard the luxury sailing catamaran Argo Navis On Thursday, December 15, Cori will lead a historically illuminating morning seafaring excursion…

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THE COST $30.00 - $35.00

Architectural Walking Tour

17-December from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Armory Building, 600 White Street
Key West, FL 33040 United States
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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 Town, architectural styles that make the island so unique, significant owners of note, several uses of homes and buildings since their construction. ​Tour will meet in front of the Key West Armory Building at 11:00 a.m and will finish at the Custom House at 12:30p.m. Please dress appropriately for an…

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