The Spa Beach Controversy
In 1958 eight black college students decide to knock down the barriers of racial segregation by going to a popular whites-only beach. The beach issue had been a matter of controversy for years as the Sunshine City learns to become more tolerant in racial and social terms.
Sweetwater Organic Community Farm
At Sweetwater Organic Farm in Tampa, Florida, community members can collaboratively grow produce and experience a connection with nature. The local farm also provides educational opportunities through a variety of community programs, including hands-on school field trips and volunteering. The seasonal Sunday Market is a place where you can reenergize through morning yoga, live music and fresh food.