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Lighthouse Lectures: Coast Guard in Jupiter & Hobe Sound

LRHS Historian Josh Liller explores local Coast Guard stations and operations. This includes only the lighthouse, but also the World Wars and Loran Stations, part of a global network of navigational aids used before GPS. This program is free to the public. Please RSVP...

Lighthouse Lectures: Spencer Stereoviews

Join Loxahatchee River Historical Society historian Josh Liller and explore the historic photography of Melville Spencer, lighthouse keeper and Palm Beach County pioneer.  Mostly sold as stereoviews, these images are possibly the only photos of Palm Beach County...

Jupiter History Trolley Tour

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT Join LRHS Historian Josh Liller for a guided trolley tour of Jupiter’s history. The tour will point out the historic sites and structures around town, from the ocean to I-95. Points of interest will include schools, churches, and the vast...

Lighthouse Lectures: Trapper Nelson

Topic: Trapper Nelson- Life, Death, Myth, Legacy Join LRHS Historian Josh Liller to learn about the colorful life and mysterious death of Vince “Trapper” Nelson, the “Wildman of the Loxahatchee.” Seating is limited, RSVP required. Location:  Jupiter Inlet...

Outreach Speaker Series: Trapper Nelson

Location: Cummings Library, 2551 SW Matheson Ave, Palm City, FL 34990 Free, but limited space – RSVP with library (772) 288-2551 Vince “Trapper” Nelson came to Jupiter in the early 1930s and soon established a permanent camp on the upper Loxahatchee River. Trapper’s...