June 4 - July 26 (except July 4) Tuesday - Friday, 11:30 am - 1 pm
Mission San Luis is proud to be a designated Summer BreakSpot this June and July!
Summer BreakSpot provides free, nutritious meals to kids and teens 18 years and younger.
Mission San Luis will also be providing special programming: Tuesdays-Fridays, children attending lunch will be able to participate in an activity. Wednesdays, children will be able to talk to one of our costumed living history interpreters during lunch!
FREE entrance to the Museum for children eating lunch!
Workshop: Plein-Air Watercolor Painting
Saturday, June 29, 2019(10:00 am - 1:00 pm) REGISTER BY JUNE 22 ~ Call 850-245-6406
Learn to use watercolors to achieve beautiful results in plein-air (outdoor) painting!
Prior to going outside to enjoy painting on the historic site, participants will be shown basic techniques in watercolor. There will be a short demo on natural dyes that can be extracted from sources grown on site.
Paints, palette, brushes, and paper will be provided for use during the class.
Ages: 13 and up Class size: Minimum 2 / Maximum 10 participants Members: $15 / Non-members: $20
Saturday, June 1, 2019 (10:00 am - 1:00 pm) REGISTER BY MAY 25 ~ Call 850-245-6406
Enjoy cooking colonial recipes in the Spanish House outdoor kitchen. Be prepared for the next power outage with 17th-century culinary skills! Learn about Spanish and Apalachee foodways traditions and the influences they had on each other.
Ages: 13 and up Class size: Minimum 2 / Maximum 3 participants. Members: $15 / Non-members: $20
Saturday, July 13, 2019 (10:00 am - Noon) REGISTER BY JULY 6 ~ Call 850.245.6406
Pine needle basketry is one of the oldest-known coiled basketry techniques, and one which many cultures have practiced. In this workshop participants will learn the basic techniques of making coils from pine needles and stitching them together with natural fibers to make a simple basket.
Members: $10 / Non-members: 15 / (Deposit $5) Ages: 13 and up Class size: Minimum 2 / Maximum 5 participants
Saturday, July 20, 2019 (10:00 am - Noon) REGISTER BY JULY 13 ~ Call 850-245-6406
Join us at our outdoor Spanish kitchen to "cook up" something essential to colonial life. Learn how to make hand-dipped candles and go away with the perfect gift -- or a conversation piece for your own home!
Members: $15 / Non-members: $20 / (Deposit $10) Ages: 13 and up Class size: Minimum 2 / Maximum 5 participants
Mission San Luis is administered by the Florida Department of State, Office of External Affairs. Support is provided by the Friends of Florida History Inc.
Ron DeSantis, Governor Laurel M. Lee, Secretary of State
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