Events Tagged "The Enrichment Academy"

January 2020

In today’s world of photography, image editing occurs after the photo is recorded. Join professional photographer, Rad Drew and learn how to make your images SING! Rad will share camera tips, secrets and tools of photo app services, and much more. Fine-tune your portraits, vacation photos or fine art images with powerful editing tools right on your mobile device.

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Join NY Times bestselling Author Michael Tougias in an exciting presentation about four lesser known events during the Cuban Missile Crisis. Focusing on the spy planes (based in Orlando), Michael chronicles how these events influenced the prospect of nuclear war. An edge of your seat presentation based on bestselling book Above & Beyond, a deeply researched, gripping account of war heroes brought together during a day that changed history.

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Join JoAnn F. Peterson as she brings Shirley Temple Black to life, regaling humorous and poignant stories. How did the darling of the Silver Screen and world’s #1 box office draw (1935-38) grow up to become an ambassador? Written and performed by Peterson, this entertaining and educational performance captures the personality and experiences of an amazing woman in history.

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Join professional photographer and keynote speaker Mike Matthews in this interactive presentation on Macro Photography. Mike began his passion for photography over forty years ago when his parents gave him his first Canon camera. An avid outdoorsman, Mike utilizes his outdoor skills to get close to wildlife and captures it with stunning photographs that brings his audience along as if they were there. Mike's hope is that you will enjoy his passion for photography, capturing nature in its truest form through inspirational images.

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The truth revealed! Join celebrated author and historian, Robert Jacob as he shares the real stories of the Pirate of the Caribbean and around the world during the golden ages, 1625-1722. Come aboard for a fascinating look in to the lives and history of the Buccaneers, Blackbeard, Henry Morgan and more.

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Join author and speaker Kathryn Smith in the story of an adventurous and intriguing 20th century woman, Gertrude Sanford Legendre. Henry Shelton Sanford, Legendre’s maternal grandfather founded the city of Sanford, Florida, but her wealth came from her father’s carpet manufacturing business. A life of gilded age privilege, Gertie experienced many opportunities traveling the globe as a big game hunter. During WWII, she worked for the OSS (spy agency), captured by the Nazis in 1944 escaping over the Swiss border shortly before Germany’s surrender. Legendre lived an extraordinary life from 1902-2000, celebrating her 96th birthday in Morocco.

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February 2020

Let the good times roll and the gift of story fill your soul. Join Cheryl Floyd, Speaker/Storyteller for an evening filled with history, stories and music from Cheryl’s Cajun roots. Toes will tap and hands will clap in this lively, entertaining program.

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Reawaken your imagination and spark a new wave of creativity to your photography with professional photographer, Colleen J. Miniuk. Through innovative concepts and methods, Colleen will focus on various techniques to overcome stagnation, tap into your creativity and revive your interest in photography. Reveal a fresh approach and new perspective in more exciting images.

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