November 2015

Holiday & Early Closings:

Nov. 11-Veteran's with ID are admitted the Lighthouse & Museum for free. Regular hours only.

Nov. 25-Last Lighthouse Tour 3pm, Museum closes at 4pm. 

Nov. 26-Closed Thanksgiving Day

November 21, 6-9 pm

A magical twinkling lantern-lit soiree with live music, hors d’oeuvres, drinks & silent auction, unveiling Author Jim Snyder’s new book release “A Trip Down the Loxahatchee” featuring more than 150 original paintings and photography of our beloved river. Pieces of the original book art will be on display at this enchanting homecoming party and each guest receives a signed coffee table book to take home! Rub elbows with the Author and the artists at the Lighthouse River Rendezvous! $75 per person -includes 1 book, $100 per couple -includes 1 Book. Limited tickets on pre-sale now by phone only 561-747-8380 x101. All proceeds benefit the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum.

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Hike Through History

Nov 7, 8am-10am

Discover the topography and natural history of Jupiter’s National Conservation Lands historic site. This 2 mile trek passes through historic points of interest on the 120 acre Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Area.  The hike departs from the flag pole at the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum and is weather dependent. Program is open to adults and children –minimum age 5, ages 13 & under must be accompanied by an adult that is at least 18 years old. Recommended: hikers footwear, active wear, a hat, and a full water bottle or canteen. Admission is free but space is limited- RSVP required 561-747-8380 x101. 


Lighthouse Story Time and Crafts for Kids

Nov 3, Starts promptly 10:30-11:15 am, please arrive at 10:15am for checkin.

Attention Kids: Join us under the Lighthouse Chickee for storytime & craft activity about Lighthouse Keepers, Florida History and People & local Plants and Animals. Moms & Dads, this is ideal for kids ages 8 and under. Please bring a small mat or blanket for your child. Program is free and space is limited, runs approximately 45 minutes. Space is limited, RSVP to 561-747-8380 x101 by Oct 30.


Lighthouse Coffee & Book Club

Nov 4, 6-7 pm    "Live by Night" by Dennis Lehane

Read and discuss books on all things Florida-fiction and non-fiction! Whether the subject is history, person of influence or special place or time, learn more about the Sunshine State in our monthly book club. The Lighthouse Book Club meets the first Wednesday of every month in the Museum Café. Coffee, Tea & Refreshments available for purchase. If book is sold in our gift shop, a discount may be offered to Book Club participants.  Location: Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum, 500 Captain Armour’s Way, Jupiter. Donation Suggested. Please RSVP to 561-747-8380 x101. 


Jupiter History Bring & Brag

Nov 18,  6-7 PM

Let’s get social in person! In the tradition of the Loxahatchee Lament, locals and visitors with historical anecdotes from “the old days,” fond memories, photos and family treasures can step up to the microphone and share their experiences growing up in Jupiter or treasured family vacation memories. Whether you are a descendent of our early pioneer families or you arrived in the post-WWII boom, the Museum waterfront backyard is the perfect venue for relaxing and sharing your history and experiences. Food and drink will be available for purchase from the Museum café. Free to the public. Check our web calendar for additional scheduling. Please RSVP to 561-747-8380 X101. 


Twilight Yoga at the Light

with Mary Veal, Kula Yoga Shala

Nov 2, 9, 16, 23, 30  @ 6:00 pm 

Experience the serenity of Yoga with Mary Veal, Kula Yoga Shala, on the Lighthouse deck at Sunset! Every Monday (time will vary monthly based on sunset.)  This is an all levels class and beginners are welcomed and encouraged! Offered by donation. Bring a yoga mat and a flashlight. Check in at the back porch of the Lighthouse Museum 15 minutes prior to start time, class is weather dependent-please check website for updates and future start times. 


Lighthouse Sunset Tour

Nov 4, 11, 18,  Call for tour time

Take in the spectacular views and witness the Jupiter Light turning on to illuminate the night sky. Visitors get an inside look at the nuts & bolts of a working lighthouse watchroom. Tour time approximately 75 minutes, $15 Members, $20 Non-members, RSVP required, 561-747-8380 x101. Tours are weather permitting. Children minimum 48" tall to climb tower, no flip-flops on tour.


Lighthouse Moonrise Tour

Nov 25, Call for tour time

A howling good time and spectacular evening view of a full moon from the top of the tower! Tour time approximately 75 minutes, $15 Members, $20 Non-Members, RSVP required, 561-747-8380 x101. Tours are weather permitting, call for tour time.  Children must be  accompanied by an adult and  be at least 4’ tall to climb. 


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