Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum Oct & Nov Calendar 2017
On the Horizon…
RENDEZVOUS AT THE LIGHT
November 18, 2017, 6:00-9:30 pm
It’s the “Must Attend” for your November social calendar! Rendezvous with all your friends at this sparkling waterfront festivity at the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum. You and your guests will love the live music, delectable hors d’oeuvres from Jupiter’s top restaurants, enjoy fine beer and wine, and magical silent auction. We are giving all ticket holders a limited edition etched wine glass. Tickets are limited, reserve yours now online. Ticket Price: $75 per person or 10 pack for $600, benefits the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum. www.jupiterlighthouse.org
Lighthouse Sunset Tour
Oct 18, 25, 6:00 pm
Nov 8, 29, 4:45 pm
Take in the spectacular sunset views and witness the Jupiter Light turning on to illuminate the night sky. Visitors get an inside look at the nuts & bolts of a working lighthouse watchroom. Tour time approximately 75 minutes, Cost: $20 per person, $15 for Lighthouse Members, RSVP required-call 561-747-8380 X101, or Tickets online. Tours are weather permitting. Children must be at least 48” tall to climb the Lighthouse and accompanied by an adult. Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum , 500 Captain Armour’s Way, Jupiter, FL 33469
Lighthouse Moonrise Tour
Nov 4, 5:45 pm
A howling good time and spectacular evening view of a full moon from the top of the tower! Tour time approximately 75 minutes, Cost:, $20 per person, $15 for Lighthouse Members, RSVP required, Tickets online or call 561-747-8380 x101. Tours are weather permitting. Children must be accompanied by an adult and be at least 48” tall to climb the Lighthouse. www.jupiterlighthouse.org. Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum, 500 Captain Armour’s Way, Jupiter, FL 33469
Hike Through History
Oct 7, Nov 4, 8:30-am-10:30am
Join Historian Josh Liller on a 2 mile trek through the 120-acre Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Area discovering a history shaped by nature. Program is open to adults and children-minimum age 5, ages 13 & under must be accompanied by an adult that is at least 18 years old. Hiker’s footwear, active wear, a hat, and a full water bottle or canteen should be carried, tour is weather dependent. Meets at the Museum’s flag pole. Admission is free but space is limited-RSVP required 561-747-8380 X101. Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum, 500 Captain Armour’s Way, Jupiter, FL 33469.
Lighthouse Story Time & Crafts for Kids
Oct 3, Nov 7, 10:30am-11:15am, Free Program, RSVP required
Join us under the Lighthouse Seminole Chickee Hut for story time & craft activity about Lighthouse Keepers, Florida History and People & Local Plants and Animals. Moms & Dads, this is ideal for kids ages 8 and under. Please bring a small beach/picnic mat for your child. Please arrive 10 minute prior for check-in. Gate closes/no admission after 10:40 am. Program is free, space is limited, runs approximately 45 minutes, RSVP required 561-747-8380 X101 by the Friday before program date. Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum, 500 Captain Armour’s Way, Jupiter FL 33469 www.jupiterlighthouse.org
Twilight Yoga at the Light
Oct 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 7-8 PM
Nov 6, 13, 20, 27, 6-7pm
Experience the serenity of Yoga with Mary Veal, Kula Yoga Shala, on the Lighthouse Deck at Sunset! Every Monday. This is an all levels class and beginners are welcomed and encouraged! Offered by donation. Bring a yoga mat, water bottle and a flashlight. Meet at the Museum 10 minutes prior to start time, class is weather dependent-please check website for updates and future start times. Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum, 500 Captain Armour’s Way, Jupiter, FL 33469
Lighthouse Book Club Join lively discussions at the Museum’s monthly book club
Oct 4, Nov 1, 6-7 pm
Join us for book discussions on all things Florida! Discover the surprisingly rich heritage of our State in both fiction and non-fiction. Book Club meets the first Wednesday of every month in the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum West Hall. Donation suggested. Check our web calendar for Book reading schedule. Please RSVP to 561-747-8380 X101. www.jupiterlighthouse.org Location: Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum, 500 Captain Armour’s Way, Jupiter.
Oct: Oh Florida by Craig Pittman
Nov: The Seminole Indian Wars by John Missall and Mary Lou Missall
Lecture: History of Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse
Tues Oct. 10 @ 6PM –Free Program
Location: Lake Park Library, 529 Park Ave, Lake Park, FL 33403
The lighthouse in Jupiter is the oldest structure in Palm Beach County. Historian Josh Liller will look at the more than 150 years of Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse’s history and operations, from the first requests for the lighthouse through present day. He will also share how all five branches of the US military have used the lighthouse reservation during that same time period
2017 Jupiter Inlet Veterans Family Fishing Classic, October 28, 9 am – 2 pm
FishingCommunity.Org in partnership with the Bureau of Land Management will be holding the third annual family fishing classic for wounded, injured and ill Veterans from all campaigns. Free for Vets and their families. Lunch provided through the Lighthouse by Tommy Bahama. Location: Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum, 500 Captain Armour’s Way, Jupiter, FL. Wounded Warriors Invited and Volunteers Needed! See more and sign up: www.fishingcommunity.org/fl/ji2017
Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum 2017
Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum offers climbing tours of the landmark 1860 lighthouse. The waterfront Museum in the restored WWII building exhibits Five Thousand Years on the Loxahatchee, which explores Native American, Seminole, Florida Maritime, Lighthouse, Pioneer and WWII Secret “Station J” history.
Showcasing the amazing past of the Loxahatchee River region, the heritage site also features the Tindall Pioneer Homestead, Pennock Plantation Bell and Lighthouse Keepers Workshop. Also available are the museum gift shop, educational programs for children and adults, sunset tours, moonrise tours, weddings & proposals, and special events.
The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is part of the 120-acre federally designated, Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Area. Hiking trail and observation tower located on the north side of Beach Road. Open Tues-Sun (Open 7 days Jan-Apr,) 10 am-5 pm, last lighthouse tour leaves at 4 pm. Closed on some major holidays. Children must be at least 48” tall to climb tower. Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum, 500 Captain Armour’s Way, Jupiter, FL 33469, 561-747-8380x 101, www.jupiterlighthouse.org.