Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum Calendar for Jan & Feb 2018
Lighthouse Sunset Tour
Jan. 3, 10, 17, 24, See website for times
Feb 7, 21, 28, See website for times
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. www.jupiterlighthouse.org. Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum, 500 Captain Armour’s Way, Jupiter, FL 33469
Lighthouse Moonrise Tour
Jan 31, 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
Jan 6, 8:30-10:30 am
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. www.jupiterlighthouse.org.
Lighthouse Story Time & Crafts for Kids
Jan 2, Feb 6, 10:30-11:15 am
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
Twilight Yoga at the Light
Jan 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, 6-7pm
Feb 5, 12, 19, 26, 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
Jan 3, 6-7 pm “Hemingway’s Key West” by Stuart B. McIver
Feb 7, 6-7 pm, “A Naturalists in Florida” by Archie Carr
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.
Lighthouse Lecture Series
Jan 18, 6-7 pm – Topic: The US Coast Guard in Jupiter
Join us in the Museum café as Staff shares the latest discoveries in local historical research or new findings from our ever expanding Museum’s collection. You may be the first to hear about new research shedding light on an old mystery or see an unusual or rare donation up-close! Historian and Collections Manager Josh Liller will give a 30-45 minute presentation related to local history drawn from our Collections and the latest research. Q&A will follow. A must for history buffs. Free to the public. Space limited RSVP required to 561-747-8380 X101. www.jupiterlighthouse.org Location: Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum, 500 Captain Armour’s Way, Jupiter.
Valentine Toast at the Top
Feb. 14, 2018, 5-9pm
Romance is in the air. Literally. Propose to your love at the top of the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse or share a lovely view with a special someone. A tradition started by Jupiter pioneers, Harry & Susan DuBois. Very limited-Couples only, $75 for 15 minutes of romantic twilight and champagne for two. One couple aloft at a time, weddings are not permitted at this event. Time slots available for Feb.14th only, 5-9 pm. Must purchase timeslots by phone 561-747-8380 x101, non-refundable. Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum, 500 Captain Armour’s Way, Jupiter, FL 33469
Sea Fest For Kids!
February 24, 2018, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Daytime Festival-Great for Families!! Children 18 & Under Free, Adults $10
Sea Fest for Kids at the Jupiter Light celebrates all things Maritime, Music and Fun! Enjoy a family day on the waterfront with sea-inspired education & adventures for kids to celebrate Jupiter’s coastal heritage and history. Meet lively characters from Jupiter’s past, and a real pirate or two. Mermaid and pirate costumes contest! An unforgettable day filled with live music, story-telling, crafts, demonstrations, activities and kid-friendly food trucks and ice cream treats at your favorite hometown Lighthouse!
Tickets are $10 for adults 19 + and go on sale online on Jan. 2, 0218 and are non-refundable.
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