Winter and Spring Programs

(All programs are on Thursday night unless otherwise noted)

For the next three months, the programs will be at VILLA OSPO as the Tiffany Window conservators are using the Mosaic classroom.

Upcoming Programs

April 20, 2023: FOHJI Annual Meeting

May 18, 2023: Dave Hanson, Retired Senior Pastor of Wesley United Methodist Church on St. Simons Island, will present “John and Charles Wesley in Georgia.”

2022 – 2023 Programs

On March 16, Michael A. Seibert, Chief of Resources for Fort Frederica National Monument and Cumberland Island presented “Reinvigoration of Archeology- Fort Frederica NM”. The presentation was interesting and educational. Thank you, Michael!

Pam Bauer Mueller spoke about her most recent book, THE SKY IS MY HOME, on February 16, 2023. Not only did she share information about Hazel Jane Raines, the subject of her book, but she also shared how she gets her inspiration for her books and her writing process.

Video now available:

Thank you to Samuel Marshall

On November 17, 2022, Robin Gunn of the Ossabaw Island Foundation gave an interesting talk about the history of the island, Georgia’s third largest barrier island.

Bruce Piatek presented “First People of Jekyll Island – Thousands of People for Thousands of Years” on October 20. He discussed the archaeology of Jekyll Island and what is known about the Native American people who lived on the island.

To view the video, click on (or copy and paste into address bar):   Video by Samuel Marshall

Bonnie Householder kicked off the 2022-2023 Program Season in September with an informative talk about the Goodyear Family.

Click on the link to view the presentation: Thank you to our videographer Samuel Marshall.

2021-2022 Program Gallery

Available videos for 2021-2022 programs:

Ame Willis Ivanov’s presentation can be viewed at

June Hall McCash‘s presentation can be viewed at

View the video, “An Evening With William Horton” (aka Dr. Jim McKenna) at

The Sapelo Island video can be viewed at:

View “The Bridgebuilder: The Maurice Family and Hollybourne Cottage” video:

Thank you to our videographer Samuel Marshall.