Polk Museum of Art


March 2015

Lemon Street Celebration/First Friday

Friday, April 3, 2015 — 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm  • Events

The City of Lakeland and Polk Museum of Art will celebrate the newly installed sculptures of the Florida Outdoor Sculpture Competition on Lemon Street  in conjunction with downtown’s First Friday. FLOSC is now in its 15th year.…

Closed for Easter

Sunday, April 5, 2015 Monday, April 6, 2015  • Events

Polk Museum of Art will be closed on Sunday and Monday, April 5 and 6, for Easter. The Museum will reopen to the public at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 7.

Curator Tour

Friday, April 10, 2015 — 12:15 pm to 1:00 pm  • Events

COST: Free Enjoy a special tour of the exhibition African American Art Since 1950: Perspectives from the David C. Driskell Center.


Friday, April 17, 2015 — 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm  • Events

Cost: $10 for members, $15 non-members   You know that fantastic outfit that you couldn’t resist buying but now collects dust at the back of your closet? This is your chance to wear it! Pull…


Wet Felting

Saturday, April 25, 2015 — 10:00 am to 1:00 pm  • Events

April 25, 10am – 1pm Instructor: Rachelle Eason, M.A. in Education, Converse College, Owner/Operator of Rachelle Eason Artist Studios Fee: $60 Members, $80 Non-Members Explore wet felting with the old-fashioned technique of using a washboard,…

Central Park Stroll

Thursday, April 30, 2015 — 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm  • Events

Admission: FREE This annual event is a celebration of the Florida Outdoor Sculpture Competition, now in its 15th year. Sculptures selected in the FLOSC are displayed for 11 months in the Central Park area of…

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MIDFLORIDA Mayfaire by-the-Lake 2015

Saturday, May 9, 2015 — 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Sunday, May 10, 2015 — 9:00 am to 4:00 pm  • Events, MIDFLORIDA Mayfaire by-the-Lake

May 9 & 10, 2015 9:00am – 4:00pm FREE Admission! Begun as a crafts fair on the lawn of the Lakeland Public Library, MIDFLORIDA Mayfaire by-the-Lake has grown into one of Florida’s premier outdoor art…

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Part-Time Weekend Position
One weekend Visitor Services Associate position is open.  The hours are 9:45…