Classes & Workshops
Events (All events at Museum unless otherwise listed) Kids Night Out at the Museum
Explore the Museum after hours! We'll curate dinner, unearth arti-crafts. play games, watch a movie and more! Dinner and refreshments provided.
Fri 7/20 | 6-9pm | Ages: 7-11 | $30/person
Wine Glass Painting
Join us for a fun night of painting holiday-themed wine glasses! Bring your favorite bottle of wine, snacks and create your own one of a kind glass! Class includes a wine glass, paints, brushes, instructor assistance, and care instructions for your glass. If you would like to bring your own glass to paint on we will only charge you $13 for the class!
Fri 8/24; 9/28; 10/12 | 6:30-8:30pm | Ages: Adults | $15/person
Make It Take It
Enjoy craft night with your little one being creative together! A differently themed fun make & take craft each time. Parent/caregiver participation required.
Thu 9/6, 10/4, 11/8, 12/6 | 6-7pm | Ages: 3-8 | $6/person
Rock Painting Neon Night
Fri 9/7 | 7-9pm | Ages: Adults | Free
Resident Herbalist and Natural Health Advocate Julie Brannon, D.PSc has more than 20 years experience in enlightening and empowering folks to lasting health and vitality. You’ll enjoy her wit and wisdom as she takes you on a journey to discover the power of plant healing.
Tue 9/11 | 6-7pm | All Ages | Free
Craft & Chatter
It's craft time! Bring your unfinished project or start a new one, while you craft and chatter with a friend or make a new one. We will have craft supplies for you to finish your project or to make a new one.
Wed 9/12; 10/10; 11/14; 12/12 | 1-2pm | Ages: Adults | $2/class
Safety Harbor Florida Stories Kick Off Party
The Safety Harbor Public Library in partnership with the Safety Harbor Museum of Regional History, Safety Harbor Chamber of Commerce, Friends of the Library, and Safety Harbor Library Foundation was awarded a grant from the FL Humanities Council for Florida Stories, a walking tour app. This free downloadable app supports the creation of cultural, historical and architectural walking tours for communities across the state allowing users to learn the history of some of Florida’s most unique towns. Join us to celebrate the kick off of Florida Stories in Safety Harbor.
Tue 09/13 | 6:30pm | All Ages | Free
Girls Just Want To Have Fun
Girls join us for a NEON GLOW night of sparkly fingernails, dazzling makeup fun, crafts and a lite dinner! You will have a chance to show off your singing abilities and favorite dance moves! Come in your favorite dress for a night out with your best friend or to meet a new one!
Fri 9/14 | 6-9pm | Ages: 6-12 | $20/person
Parent/Child Canvas Painting
Each participant will receive their own canvas to create a collaborative piece of art that can be hung together or individually. Monthly themes are fall leaves, pumpkin patch, thankful for you, and winter wonderland. Please wear painting attire. All materials included. Register only the child. Parent participation required.
Sat 9/15, 10/20, 11/17, 12/22 | 12-1:30pm | All Ages | $28/class
Join our girl talk conversation. This is a time for high school girls to come together and talk about everyday situations and meet new friends.
Wed 9/19; 10/17; 11/28; 12/19 | 3:30-4:30pm | Ages: 14-17 | Free
Kids pARTy Thursdays
At this crafty night, kids will use a variety of materials to create a one of a kind piece of art to bring home. All materials included. Please wear appropriate painting attire.
Thu 9/20 (Fall Fun); 10/18 (Halloween); 11/15 (Thanksgiving): 12/13 (Winter Holiday) | 6-7pm | Ages: 7-12 | Cost: $10/class
Teen Party Thursdays: Glow pARTy
Teens will use glow in the dark and black light reflective materials to create unique art. Pieces will be displayed in the museum’s glow themed art show. Please wear appropriated painting attire. All materials included.
Thu 9/27 | 6-7:30pm | Ages: 14-17 | $15/person
FPAN Archaeology Works: Materials Science
Presented by the Florida Public Archaeology Network…Explore ancient artifacts from stone tools to pottery under a microscope just like an archaeologist! You'll get to see what aspects of these materials we, as archaeologists, focus on to get information about past technologies, and what aspects of Native American life we can learn about by studying the materials people left behind.
Fri 9/28 | 3-4pm | Ages: 5-16 | Free
Safe Sitter: Babysitting
Do you want to become a certified babysitter? Learn the quality care that parents desire for their children. You will receive your certification through John Hopkin's All Children's Hospital. Show your potential clients you're serious about childcare.
Sat 9/29 | 9am-4pm | Ages: 11-14 | $55/person
FPAN Presents: People and the Night Sky
For Native Floridians, the night sky was very important for navigational, religious, and historical reasons. Over time, the sky has changed and so has the way people relate to it. Learn about how astronomical and cultural changes have affected the importance of the night sky to people today.
Tue 10/9 | 6-7pm | All Ages | Free
Teen Party Thursdays: Masquerade pARTy
Teens will decorate masks that they can wear at this mysterious art event. Please wear appropriated painting attire. All materials included.
Thu 10/11 | 6-7:30pm | Ages: 14-17 | $15/person
Seagrass Monitoring Program: Pinellas County
Seagrass is important to the marine environment because it provides food, shelter and breeding grounds for many species of invertebrates, fish, birds and marine mammals. Pinellas County monitors its seagrass for health and abundance. This presentation will introduce the various types of seagrass in Pinellas County and what the County does to monitor and protect them
Tue 11/13 | 6-7pm | All Ages | Free
Turbo Charge Your Metabolism
Turbocharge your Metabolism during the Holiday Season! Join us while we learn some simple tips on how to eat healthy, work in a few easy exercises and release stress during the upcoming holiday season.
Wed 11/14 | 11am-12pm | All Ages | Free
Teen Party Thursdays: Locker Decoration pARTy
Teens will create a variety of items to decorate their lockers with including picture frames, mirrors, and magnets. Please wear appropriated painting attire. All materials included.
Thu 11/29 | 6-7:30pm | Ages: 14-17 | $15/person
Rising Stars Talent Showcase
Rising Stars Talent Showcase is for high school teens that have a passion to perform in the following categories: Citizenship / Leadership, Academic Achievement, Performing Arts, Visual Arts and Scholar Athlete. Application packet will print with receipt and must be submitted with all auditioning materials by 12/1/18. Rising Star Talent Showcase performance and award ceremony will be held 2/1/19 at the Safety Harbor Elementary School Auditorium. Tickets $5/person. Tickets will go on sale in January 2019.
Fri 12/1 | Ages: 11-17 | Free
Bows, Bows, Bows
Learn the tricks to simplify bow tying to make your home and gifts extra special. Materials included.
Thu 12/6 | 6-7pm | Ages: 14-Adult | $8/person
Adopt-a-Pond Program: Pinellas County
Stormwater ponds provide several very important functions: flood control, stormwater water treatment, and essential habitat that is lost in the development process. The Pinellas County Adopt-A-Pond program helps citizens manage their stormwater ponds through education and assistance with clean-ups and native plants. This presentation will introduce attendees to the various types of stormwater ponds, the regulations involved with their maintenance and some management tools available to homeowners
Tue 12/11 | 6-7pm | All Ages | Free
Teen Party Thursdays: Holiday pARTy
This holiday craft party, teens will decorate a Holiday stocking or picture frame to take home. Please wear appropriated painting attire. All materials included.
Thu 12/13 | 6-7:30pm | Ages: 14-17 | $15/person
Classes (All classes at Museum unless otherwise listed)
Painting w/ IMI
Amaze yourself and others! Create your own masterpiece start to finish in this beginner's acrylic painting class. We all paint the same thing; most often FL Landscapes. No materials or experience required! IMI (Incredible Me Incorporated) workshops are lighthearted step-by-step lessons in the basics of painting Fine Art.
Fri 7/27; 8/17; 9/21; 10/19; 11/9 | Ages: Adults | $30/class
Tuesday Talk And Walk
Jump start your morning by joining our Tuesday Walk and Talk group. This is a great time to learn about new programs, historical history and much more. Bring your friends and family on our journey.
Tue 09/04-09/25; 10/02-10/30; 11/06-11/27; 12/04-12/18 | 8-9am | Ages: 16-Adult | $2/visit
Art Fun-damentals For Adults
Come meet new friends while exploring a variety of art materials, styles, and techniques! In this class, artists of all skill levels will create amazing 2D and 3D masterpieces using acrylic paint, watercolors, charcoal, clay, and more. All materials included. No Class on 11/22.
Thu 9/6- 9/27; 10/4-10/25; 11/1-11/29; 12/6-12/20 | 11am-12pm | Ages: Adults | $32/session
Learn the fascinating art of woodcarving, including relief, in the round, chip carving and woodburning. Additional material fees of $10 paid directly to the instructor. No class on 11/23.
Fri 9/7-9/28; 10/5-10/26; 11/2-11/30 | 11:15am-1pm | Ages: 8-Adult | $28/person
Homeschool Fine Art
Basic drawing for beginning and intermediate art students. Lessons take place in the Museum and Plein-Air (Outdoors). Techniques include charcoal and graphite. Students should bring 4B graphite pencil, med. charcoal pencils and an 18X24 drawing pad (med. weight) to first class session.
Fri 9/7-9/28; 10/5-10/26; 11/2-11/30 | 1:30-2:30pm | Ages: 8-15 | $40/session
Workshops (All classes at Museum unless otherwise listed)
Fishing Clinic With Captain Dave
Are you interested in learning how to catch the big one? Captain Dave is here to teach you how! This hands-on clinic will teach you the techniques of fishing inshore and offshore, along with cast netting. Fishing tackle and supplies provided.
Tue-Thu 8/21-8/23; 09/18 - 09/20 | 6:30-8:30pm | Ages: 16-Adult | $55/session
College Application Essay Writing Workshop
Would you like to get into the college of your dreams?Join us as Ms. Gerakios from Countryside High School gives tips on how to write a successful college application. This is information you won't want to miss!
Tue/Thu 9/4, 9/6; 9/11, 9/13; 9/18, 9/20; 10/2, 10/4; 10/9, 10/11; 10/16, 10/18; 11/6, 11/8; 11/13, 11/15 | Ages: 14-17 | $275/2 day session