The Menorcan Heritage Celebration 2017 will be held in the courtyard of the Llambias House beginning at 10:30am on March 4, 2017. Displays will be located in the St. Francis Park. Be sure to get your name tags so you’ll be able to locate cousins and families!
Mike Usina will be giving mullet net demonstrations. Herb and Sheila Greenleaf will be there with family crests. Also available will be Menorcan T-shirts, bumper stickers, and datil pepper jelly, sauce, and plants.
Menu will be Menorcan Clam Chowder, Pilau (all kinds), and bake goods.
Programs and speakers in the downstairs room of the Llambias House include:
Sandie Stratton Menorcan History
Brenda Swan Menorcan lighthouse keepers
Brandon Burk Shrimp boats
Ann Browning Masters Presenations and book signing from her book “Floridanos Menorcans, Cattle-Whip Crackers: Poetry of St. Augustine
Michelle Reyne Stories of the Pacetti Family
Parking will be available at St. Benedict Catholic Church parking lot on MLK Street. A shuttle will be available at the St. Benedict’s lot from 10:30am to 2:30pm.