We may be seeing more such mergers, given the dire financial situation many nonprofits are finding themselves in.
The Future Was Female
To mark Amendment 19's 100th anniversary of giving women the right to vote, we're telling the stories of influential local women.
Things to Do
Downtown’s Farmers Market reopens, fishing for fun and a good cause, a suffragist talk, and more.
Both venues have been closed since March 17 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. They will reopen with some new practices.
Marie Selby Botanical Gardens will now be an umbrella organization with two distinct campuses: its downtown Sarasota location and Historic Spanish Point.
Not only will you have a treasured memory of our region, you'll be supporting our local institutions.
The museums join the ranks of other area organizations in trying to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Also on the menu: lessons on how to prepare holiday treats and a class in the subtle art of food photography.
Historic Spanish Point opened to the public in 1982, and first achieved American Alliance of Museums accreditation in 2002.
Row Your Boat
After a summer of scheduled maintenance, Historic Spanish Point has relaunched the Magic for tours along Little Sarasota Bay.
The Sarasota County Council of Neighborhood Associations is hosting a talk by John McCarthy.
Historic Spanish Point executive director John McCarthy will discuss Sarasota's maritime heritage during a presentation at Alderman Oaks.
A jam-packed Sarasota Jazz Festival, WBTT’s newest musical revue, Fairy House Festival at Historic Spanish Point and more.
New Year’s Eve Planner
Downtown Sarasota’s big celebration, a Starlight and Fire family party at Historic Spanish Point, fireworks on the bay and more.
“High Flying Holidays” with Sailor Circus, Community Chanukah Celebration, Herrmann’s Royal Lipizzan Stallions and more.
The Asolo Rep season opens with Guys and Dolls, Lindy on the Lawn at Historic Spanish Point, and lots more.
Plus, "wine down" after the election this week at Historic Spanish Point.
Van Wezel’s last Friday Fest of the season; this Saturday’s free at South Florida Museum, Historic Spanish Point and The Ringling; and lots more.
Why I Care
Hoitt scrapes, patches, paints and repairs the two boats at Historic Spanish Point.
Five entrepreneurial nonprofits from Manatee, Sarasota and Charlotte counties were recently selected to participate in an 18-month Patterson Foundation initiative.