FMM hosts Families Flock Together: Cuban Ranchos in partnership with Manatee County

Cortez, Fla. (3/9/2022) – The Florida Maritime Museum (FMM) invites families to register for a joint partnership program with Manatee County Parks and Natural Resources, entitled Families Flock Together: Cuban Ranchos. The program will take place on Saturday, March 26 at FMM from 2PM – 4PM and will celebrate the history and heritage of the first Cuban fishers in our area.


The program will be led in both English and Spanish by Manatee County Parks and Natural Resources Education Specialist, Sara Alvarez. Families will participate in a nature walk through the Cortez Nature Preserve, play games inspired by the Cuban fishing style, and make traditional crafts.