How Do We Meet Global Demands for Water?
End of Year Celebration
April 23, 7-8:30pm
55 years of new ways to look at the old.
A celebration of new projects and technologies in the museum, and of those who have made them possible.
A Passion for Collecting: The Legacy of T. B. and Nellie Gillespie
Come learn about T.B. and Nellie Gillespie's life-long love for mineral collecting and how their hobby led to the eventual creation of the Gillespie Museum. The exhibit includes historical documents and pictures, many minerals from the historic collection, a timeline depicting the museum from birth to present day, and much more!
Science on Display
Interactive touch screen computer and hands-on activities for scientists of all ages.
A Wild Life: Protecting Black Bears in Florida
Visit our Facebook page to get an inside look at parts of the exhibit and its installation.
- See the Gillespie Museum's newsletter, which features an article on the exhibit.
- This exhibit was also featured in the Florida Black Bear Scenic Byway's January newsletter.
Watch a new video produced by the Florida Black Bear Scenic Byway, featuring Krystal Sellers' mixed-media sculpture, Sorrowful, and the Gillespie Museum's current exhibit: "A Wild Life - Protecting Black Bears in Florida."
Events at a Glance
January 21: Educational programs begin
February 8, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.: Museum is open to public during special HATS event
February 20, 7 to 8:30 p.m.: Science Cafe - What is Sustainability?
February 22, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Science Saturday - Save a Sandhill/Physics Fair
March 15, 10 a.m. to 1p.m.: Science Saturday - Brain Awareness
March 20, 7 to 8:30 p.m.: Science Cafe - Mapping Our Relationship to the Sea
April 10, 7 to 8:30 p.m.: Science Cafe - Touring a Makerspace: A Visit to Stetson's Innovation House
April 12, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Science Saturday - Earth Day at the Gillespie
April 22, 7 to 8:30p.m.: Science Cafe - How Do We Meet Global Demands for Water?
April 23, 7 to 8:30p.m.: End of Year Celebration