Saturday, November 30, 2019

Visit the Cummer Museum and Gardens - It’s a perfect place

School will be out very soon and the Cummer Museum and Gardens will be the place to take your little ones, visiting family, coworkers and friends during this holiday season.  Make a day of it at the museum along with a delicious lunch and holiday drinks on the premises.

Upcoming Events for December 2019:
Dec. 1 |
Museum Store Sunday Noon to 4 p.m. | 25% discount for all.  Join them on the Sunday after Thanksgiving for storewide discounts and Meet the Makers artisan events.

Dec. 3 |
International Day of Persons with Disabilities Open Studio | 5 to 7 p.m. Free | No registration required.  The Museum will be celebrating International Day of Persons with Disabilities with a drop-in open studio event and exhibition of works by Women of Vision.

Dec. 5 & 6 |
Champagne & Shopping, The Cummer Shops | 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. | 20% discount for all.  Enjoy complimentary champagne, appetizers, and a special trunk show.

Dec. 6, 10, & 13 |
Illuminating Nature | 5 to 9 p.m. Free | No registration required.  After the sun goes down, come experience an installation of glowing fabric sculptures throughout the Historic Gardens, and enjoy live music, art activities, and food and beverages (available for purchase).  Sponsored by Stein Mart.

Dec. 7 |
Weaver First Saturday Free For All | 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Free | No registration required.

Dec. 15 |
Family Open Studio: Louis Comfort Tiffany: Treasures From The Driehaus Collection | 1 to 3 p.m. | Free with admission | No registration required.

Pop-Up Art Building | 1 to 3 p.m. | Free with admission | No registration required.

Dec. 18 | Gallery Talks: Louis Comfort Tiffany: Treasures From The Driehaus Collection 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. | $5 Members | $10 Nonmembers | Registration required.

2020 Dinner Party Series - Early Bird Ends November 30!
The Art of Pop: A Warhol Dinner Party l January 16, 2020
The Art of Power: An Egyptian Dinner Party l February 21, 2020
The Art of Nature: A Glamping Dinner Party l May 14, 2020

Special Hours: Free Admission, 4 to 9 p.m., on Tuesdays presented by Florida Blue;
Fridays presented by PNC Bank.

With indoor and outdoor venue space, as well as an on-site caterer, the Cummer Museum is an ideal location for weddings, corporate events, and other celebratory gatherings.  Give them a call for your next party or office event!

Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens

829 Riverside Avenue
   Jacksonville, Florida 32204
   (904) 356-6857
Hours of Operation & Admission

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Black Friday deal from the Alhambra

Yes, it’s true!  You saw it on TV, the day before Thanksgiving, from managing owner Craig Smith. Celebrate at the Alhambra Theatre and Dining with a special holiday deal - Black Friday Gift Certificate Sale.  Want to treat someone special to an evening of authentic live theater and a great dinner?  An Alhambra Gift Certificate is the perfect surprise!  Let them decide which show they want to see and on which date.  Gift Certificate for Two: $75 each.  Order by phone, online or just stop by the theatre to get this special deal.

LOCATION: Alhambra Theater & Dining
12000 Beach Blvd.
       Jacksonville, Florida 32246
       (904) 641-1212

Midtown Tables Job Fair to start your holidays off right

Medure Brothers Culinary Concepts newest restaurant concept & Midtown Table.  Midtown Table will be hiring approximately 60 hospitality industry professionals to join its team, including: servers, hosts, bartenders and kitchen staff. The Midtown Table and Medure Brothers Culinary Concepts management teams will be holding two open house hiring events for prospective employees who would like to be part of their exciting new concept.

November 25-26, 2019 was the first of their two 2-day event with human resources and managers on hand to make job offers on the spot to qualified applicants.  The hiring events are schedule for November 25-26 and December 2-3, both from 10 AM to 2 PM at Midtown Table, 5016 Gate Parkway.  To apply in advance, applicants are encouraged to visit the Medure Brothers Culinary Concepts website.

Located in Jacksonville's Tinseltown/Town Center area, Midtown Table will be a family-friendly restaurant featuring what the Medure brothers call, "Italian inspired cuisine. Said Matthew Medure, "Midtown Table will bring to this part of town a unique, chef-inspired experience and we're excited to share all that we've put into this restaurant with our guests.

While a firm opening date has not been established, the hiring process will be expedited to be ready for late December or early January. Said David Medure, "Our service model is always to provide a memorable guest experience and we do that by hiring the best people. It's a competitive hiring market and we are prepared for that.

About Medure Brothers Culinary Concepts: Medure Brothers is a Jacksonville-based restaurant group founded by professional chefs and siblings, Matthew and David Medure. Matthew's Restaurant, Restaurant Medure, M-Shack and Rue Saint-Marc and Midtown Table, make up the Medure Brothers collection of award-winning restaurant concepts, each offering an authentic dining experience inspired by years of collaboration and a passion for innovative high-quality cuisine and genuine hospitality.

About MediaShare Consulting Group, Inc.
: Created in 2009, MediaShare is a boutique marketing strategy consultancy in Jacksonville, FL.  MediaShare is often referred to by its clients as a "fractionally-owned marketing department" who works with only four or five clients at a time to guide them through and manage their marketing goals.  Current clients include: Alhambra Theatre & Dining, Legacy Trust Family Wealth Offices, PIVOT CPA's, Medure Brothers Culinary Concepts, Rosenblum's and Beaches Orthodontics.  Past clients and project clients include: Fisher Tousey Leas & Ball, Cure Putters, Jacksonville Women's Golf, Virtual Systems, River & Post and Nippers Restaurant. MediaShare also works within the golf, sports and entertainment industries, managing events and sponsorship activation.  (904 838-4962) | MediaShareConsulting Group.