The Frances Pew Hayes Center for Lifelong Learning at Hodges University will host a free lecture on this history of Florida shipwrecks on July 12, 2010, from 10:00 am to 11:30 am at Homewood Residence, 770 Goodlette Road and 7th Avenue, in the Commons in Naples.
With more than 2000 documented shipwrecks in its waters, the state of Florida ranks second in the U.S., only surpassed by Michigan. Join us for a look at thirty shipwrecks that influenced Florida history through the ages.
Conducting the session will be David Southall. Mr. Southall is currently the Curator of Education at the Collier County Museum, a position he has held for the past 10 years. Mr. Southall is a graduate of S.U.N.Y at Buffalo where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. He earned his Master’s at Cornell University.
The session is free of charge but reservations are required. For more information, please contact Christine Wheeler at (239) 598-6210.