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2008 Menorcan Heritage Walk
On June 26, 2008, the Menorcan Cultural Society celebrated the 240th anniversary of the arrival of the first Menorcan colonists in Florida with a celebratory walk from the City Gates to the Father Camps Statue in the West Courtyard of the Cathedral-Basilica of St. Augustine. The Society estimates that between 500-600 people participated.
2008 Menorcan Heritage Walk
2008 Menorcan Heritage Walk
2008 Menorcan Heritage Walk
2008 Menorcan Heritage Walk
2008 Menorcan Heritage Walk
2008 Menorcan Heritage Walk
Heritage Plaque Dedication
Dr. Patricia Griffin
Heritage Plaque Dedication
Menorcan Cultural Society member Janis Craig with the newly unveiled plaque.
2009 Menorcan Heritage Celebration
2009 Menorcan Heritage Celebration
2010 Menorcan Heritage Celebration
Various datil pepper products
2010 Menorcan Heritage Celebration
Member Jerry Mickler with County Commissioner Ken Bryan
2010 Menorcan Heritage Celebration
George Gardner, Commisioner Don Chrichlow, and Sally Gardner
2010 Menorcan Heritage Celebration
2010 Menorcan Heritage Celebration
Menorcan Christmas tree
2010 Menorcan Heritage Celebration
Herb Greenleaf tells Menorcan family stories
2010 Menorcan Heritage Celebration
Sally Reyes Walton and her dancers
2010 Menorcan Heritage Celebration
Patrick Duran, apprentice to Stewart Pacetti, demonstrates the art of mullet net making
2010 Menorcan Heritage Celebration
Dr. Michael Gannon, Florida historian with Society President Carol Lopez-Bradshaw
2010 Menorcan Heritage Celebration
Members of the Masters Family gather at the celebration
2010 Menorcan Heritage Celebration
2010 Menorcan Heritage Celebration
Dr. Michael Gannon Florida Historian
2015 Menorcan Delegation
Menorcan delagation poses with King Philipe VI and Queen Leticia in front of Fr. Pedro Camps Statute
2015 Menorcan Delegation
Menorcan delagation pose with local Menorcans in front of Fr. Pedro Camps Statute
2015 Menorcan Delegation
A tour of the Tolomato Cemetery
2015 Menorcan Delegation
A tour of the Tolomato Cemetery
2015 Menorcan Delegation
Visiting Amistad
2015 Menorcan Delegation
L to R, Kimberly Marshall, Sr. Luis Alejandre-Sintes, Mayor Nancy Shaver, and St. Augustine Menorcan Cultural Society President Carol Lopez-Bradshaw
2015 Menorcan Delegation
The delegation from Menorca and some local Menorcans
2015 Menorcan Walk
November 8, 2015 in the drizzling rain, local Menorcans gathered at Fr. Pedro Camps statute for the annual Menorcan Walk. The procession wound its way through the historic district and ended with a blessing by local Menorcan and priest Fr. Booth at the Tolomato Cemetery where a number of our ancestors are buried.
2015 Menorcan Walk
2015 Menorcan Walk
2015 Menorcan Walk
2016 Menorcan Heritage Celebration
Menorcans gathered at the Llambias House to enjoy family history, have some fine pilau, look up you family coat of arms or even buy a t-shirt and some datil pepper products.