Calendar of Events

Volunteer Appreciation Week

April 24-29

Historic Pensacola

We kick off a week of volunteer appreciation with our annual Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon on Monday, April 24 from 12:00 until 2:00 p.m. in the Voices of Pensacola Multicultural Center. To learn more about becoming a volunteer join us at one of our monthly Volunteer Information Sessions. 

StoryTyme with Grandma Jenkins

William the Dragon

Friday, April 28 at 11:00 a.m.

Pensacola Children's Museum, 115 East Zaragoza Street

Grandma Jenkins has traveled all the way from England to read you engaging stories that your kids will love.  Join us on Friday, April 28 for “William the Dragon,” and take part of this free public reading program only at the Pensacola Children’s Museum.  Don’t forget to stick around for cookies after the story.  After all, she is a grandma and grandmas love cookies! For more information, contact educator Jim McMillen at 850-595-5985 x112 or email

Arcadia Arts and Crafts

Paper Chain Snakes

Saturday, April 29 at 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. 

Arcadia Mill, 5709 Mill Pond Lane, Milton

Arcadia Mill will host a free Arts and Crafts activity for children on Saturday, April 29 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Children will make Paper Chain Snakes. All materials will be provided. Each activity is estimated to be completed in 30 minutes. All participants must be accompanied by a parent, legal guardian, or adult. For more information, contact Arcadia Staff at 626-3084 or

Jacksonian Guard Colors Ceremony

Saturday, May 20

12:00 p.m.

Plaza Ferdinand VII, 309 South Palafox Street

Sponsored by Visit Pensacola & UWF Historic Trust, the Jacksonian Guard is a Pensacola re-enactment group of Jacksonian era and Spanish soldiers, fifers, and drummers who perform a Colors Ceremony once a month, every third Saturday at 12 noon, in Plaza Ferdinand, on Palafox Street, Downtown Pensacola. The ceremony commemorates Pensacola's 195th Birthday & Florida as a U.S. Territory, reenacting the transfer of Spanish Florida to a U.S. Territory.

For more information, contact:

Pamela Homyak cell: 850-206-7231 email:

Wesley Odom cell: 850-466-5220 email: