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    John G. Riley Center/Museum “Casting the Net” with a $150,000 grant from Institute of Museum & Library Services

    On Saturday, November 1, 2014, the John G. Riley Center/Museum officially launched its Casting the Net multi-state museum project benefiting African American museums and cultural organizations in four states, inclusive of: Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and Virginia. The two-year initiative focuses on statewide museum needs assessment, staff training, technology integration, ...
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    “Of Hearth and Home”Art and Quilt Show

    Tallahassee native and renowned artist Eluster Richardson’s work is currently featured in the “Of Hearth and Home”Art and Quilt Show exhibit at the John G. Riley Center/Museum (419 East Jefferson Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32301). Eluster Richardson is known for his unique and expressive paintings that focus on both cultural and ...
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    11th Annual Cuff Links and Pearls Pioneer Gala

    The John G. Riley Center/Museum’s 11th Annual Cuff Links and Pearls Pioneer Gala will be held on Friday, February 20, 2015, from 7:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at the Goodwood Carriage House. The purpose of the Applause for the Pioneers Gala is to support the Riley Internship Program and to ...
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    15th Annual Culture to Culture Rock-a-Thon

    The John G. Riley Center/Museum will hold its 15th annual Culture to Culture Rock-a-Thon fundraiser,on Saturday December 6, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., as a prelude to the City’s Annual Winter Festival & Celebration of Lights. The Annual Rock-a-Thon event is a one-of-a-kind rocking chair marathon to benefit the ...