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Guild of the Museum of Arts & Sciences

The Members of the Guild are an incredibly dynamic group whose mission is to promote the welfare of the Museum through its many programs and activities. The Guild offers members many opportunities to use their skills by working on many projects including The Halifax Art Festival and The Festival of Trees. The Guild also organizes informative monthly meetings, social events, and field trips, which offer an opportunity to get acquainted with like minded people who have a common goal. 
Pictured (left to right) Pat Masotti-Abernathy,  Carolyn Keen, Karrie Houlton, Mike Armstrong, Janet Jacobs, George Fortuna, Joan Horneff, Marilynn Sternberg, Ruth Ann Auditori, Germaine Cupolo, Kathy Wilson, Carol Ann LaRoza, Clarice Fooks, Maureen McAvoy. Not Present: Diane Rogers, Beverly Grissom, Brenda Rivers, Connie Holland, Shirley Sorvillo, Mark LaRoza

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Annual Events

Halifax Art Festival

Celebrating its 55th anniversary, the Halifax Art Festival is the 2nd oldest continual art festival in the state of Florida. The festival attracts approximately 25,000 visitors to view the works of over 230 fine artists and artisans from all over the country. Offering live entertainment, a student art competition, children's activities, fine dining in many local restaurants and cafes, the HAF is a premier annual event in Central Florida. This year's HAF takes place on November 4th and November 5th.

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Festival of Trees

The Festival of Trees features designer holiday trees and decorations. All designer trees are up for silent auction during the run of the Festival and go to the highest bidders at the conclusion. The event is open during regular admission hours and can be viewed with for free by MOAS members or with paid museum admission. The 2017 Festival of Trees dates are TBA. 

The 2017 Sparkling Champagne Gala date is TBA
For more information, contact Carol Ann LaRoza at 386-409-3606 or 

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Children's Museum Golf Classic

Celebrating its 7th anniversary, the Children's Museum Golf Classic is a fundraiser for the Charles and Williams Children's Musuem at the Museum of Arts & Sciences. Held at the beautiful Plantation Bay Golf & Country Club on April 3, 2017, this four player team scramble is a wonderful and festive way to help support the Museum.

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