Author Archives: Jennifer Bush

The Smithsonian is here!

Now until Dec. 11, the Polk County History Center is hosting the traveling exhibit “Voices & Votes: Democracy in America,” as part of a partnership with the Smithsonian Institution and Florida Humanities. From the revolution and suffrage to civil rights and casting ballots, everyone in every community is part of this ever-evolving story—the story of our American democracy. The exhibition explores historic events and poses thought provoking questions for today’s citizens.   Hear what Polk County leaders and community members have […]