Calendar of Events

Upcoming events

    • October 17, 2017
    • 7:00 PM
    • Village On The Isle, Renaissance Room, Mark Manor, 920 Tamiami Trail S., Venice, FL 34285

    The Betty Intagliata Fall Lecture Series:          Sponsored by the Venice Area Historical Society (VAHS).  Permanent funding for the Betty Intagliata Lecture Series is provided by the Bill Jervey, Jr. Charitable Foundation.

    Theme:  Venice and Sarasota County History

    This is the first in a series of two that will focus on Venice and Sarasota County History.  All programs are FREE and OPEN to the public.

    Dorothy Korwek, presenter, served as Director of Historical Resources for City of Venice from 1996-2007. Korwek has edited three volumes titled Venice Before 1925 and Venice Area Old timers Stories and co-authored the John Nolen Plan of Venice, Florida.  Korwek served one term on the Venice City Council.  She currently serves on the Board for Venice Heritage Inc. and as Treasurer of the History and Preservation Coalition of Sarasota County.

    Village On The Isle has requested that lecture series attendees park in the Emmanuel Lutheran Church parking lot which can be accessed from US 41.  Please look for the VAHS parking sign(s).

    • October 30, 2017
    • 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • Flynn's on Venice Ave., 133 W. Venice Ave., Venice, FL 34285

    You are invited to a Halloween Afternoon Tea to benefit the Venice Area Historical Society's Circus Train Car Project.


    Cost: $35 pp

    Door prizes and raffles.

    A fun afternoon is being planned!

    For Tickets Please Contact:
    Joan High
    941-484-5826
    Don’t hesitate, seats are limited!

    VAHS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and has registered with the State of Florida to solicit contributions.  A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES AT WWW.800HELPFLA.COM OR BY CALLING TOLL-FREE WITHIN (800-435-7352) OR OUTSIDE (850-410-3800) FLORIDA.  REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE.” Ch 32089

    • November 14, 2017
    • 7:00 PM
    • Village On The Isle, Renaissance Room, Mark Manor, 920 Tamiami Trail S., Venice, FL 34285

    The Betty Intagliata Fall Lecture Series:          Sponsored by the Venice Area Historical Society (VAHS).  Permanent funding for the Betty Intagliata Lecture Series is provided by the Bill Jervey, Jr. Charitable Foundation.

    Theme:  Venice and Sarasota County History

    This is the second in a series of two that will focus on Venice and Sarasota County History.  All programs are FREE and OPEN to the public.

    Sandy Chase, writer and volunteer extraordinaire, will re-enact "Mable Ringing" with a fresh new look.  Since retiring from U.S. government work and moving to Bradenton, Sandy has written articles about people and programs for the American Red Cross, Friends of the Sarasota County History Center, Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee, and other not-for-profits. Sandy is the owner of WordMasters, a writing and editorial service. Sandy co-authored a novel The Resolutionary War set in this area. She also evaluates plays for the Florida Studio Theater's Readers Circle Program.

    Village On The Isle has requested that lecture series attendees park in the Emmanuel Lutheran Church parking lot which can be accessed from US 41.  Please look for the VAHS parking sign(s).

VAHS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and has registered with the State of Florida to solicit contributions.  A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES AT WWW.800HELPFLA.COM OR BY CALLING TOLL-FREE WITHIN (800-435-7352) OR OUTSIDE (850-410-3800) FLORIDA.  REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE.” Ch 32089

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