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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) Karrie Houlton, Mary Alice Wnuk, Ruth Snyder, Sue Fream, Sandy Buckley, Dr. Bev GRisson, Guild President, Andrea Pair, George Fortuna, Brenda Rivers, Hilary Reilly, Carolyn Keene, Pat Masotti-Abernathy

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Annual Events

Halifax Art Festival

Celebrating its 58th anniversary, the Halifax Art Festival is the 2nd oldest continual art festival in the state of Florida. The festival attracts approximately 45,000 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. The 2020 HAF takes place on November 7th and November 8th.

2020 Halifax Art Festival >

Family Festival of Trees

The 2019 Family Festival of Trees date is Saturday, December 7th. The MOAS Guild welcomes everyone to come participate in the day's events! Visit with Santa, decorate holiday cookies, explore the galleries, listen to holiday storytelling, festive planetarium shows, and more!

2019 Family Festival of Trees >


Children's Museum Golf Classic

Celebrating its 9th anniversary, the Children's Museum Golf Classic is a fundraiser for the Charles and Williams Children's Museum at the Museum of Arts & Sciences. Held at the beautiful Plantation Bay Golf & Country Club, the tournament date is Thursday, September 26. This four-player team scramble is a wonderful and festive way to help support the Museum.

2019 Children's Golf Classic >

From My Closet to Yours

Shop a beautiful selection of new and gently used designer handbags and accessories during the Guild's newest event on Tuesday, February 11, 2020. Enjoy a luncheon, silent auction, cash bar, and 50/50 raffle.

2020 From My Closet to Yours >

Garden Party Luncheon

April is the time for spring planting! During the Garden Party Luncheon, the Guild fills the courtyard at the Cici and Hyatt Brown Museum of Art with beautiful flowering plants for you to take home to brighten your world. Every bloom you buy benefits the Guild at the Museum of Arts & Sciences.

2019 Garden Party Luncheon >