A Presentation of Florida's Calusa Indians & Time Capsule Sealing Ceremony with Special Guest, Harvey Oyer III @ your City Library
Date: 09-18-2013 Starting Time: 6:30 pm
Join the Mandel Public Library for a special event in honor of Viva Florida 500! Travel back to the days of Spanish exploration and hear the adventures of Juan Ponce de Leon as he interacts with Florida's Calusa Indians. There will be a discussion of Ponce de Leon's interaction with the Calusa, who the Calusa were, what impact and roles did they have in both pre- and post-European contact. The program will be presented by local historian, archaeologist and recipient of the 2013 Florida Distinguished Author Award, Mr. Harvey Oyer III. At the conclusion of the presentation, the public is invited to witness the sealing of the WPB 2063 Time Capsule by Mr. Oyer. All are invited! Light refreshments will be served. To be held in the library's Auditorium from 6:30pm-7:30pm. For more information please call 561-868-7701.