Programs at the History Center.

This week’s program cancelled.The Story of the rare "Icelandic Flu" that hit Punta Gorda in 1956 with showing of part of a documentary featuring ladies from Punta Gorda that were impacted by the disease.

Tuesday, May 21, 1 p.m. 

History with a Local. Bob Carpenter will talk about the Early History of Fisherman's Village. Bob, the first general manager of the Village, will share how a dilapidated fish dock was turned into a major tourist attraction.

Help Provide History

Often an incidental factor in a diary, photograph, map or other document can reveal more about the story of our town.  Before these important clues to our past our lost