Members of the Gulf High School NJROTC color guard pose with Terry Kline beside the museum on Jan. 30. Terry Kline is a board member and past president of the West Pasco Historical Society. He is also the museum administrator. He attended Gulf High School in the 1960s. The cadets were here for presentation of the colors during the Grand Re-Opening of Sims Park.
Local dignitaries and children cut the ribbon to re-open Sims Park, Jan. 30, 2016. A larger picture is here. Click the down arrow to download it. More pictures from the grand re-opening are in the Sims Park album on Flickr.
The new Sims Park sign on Main Street was installed on Jan. 29, 2016.
The Tampa Bay Times article is here.
On Jan. 27, 2016, the entrance on the east side of the Hacienda was re-opened after many decades.
Here are three pictures taken on Jan. 26, 2016.
Be sure to like the West Pasco Historical Society’s Facebook page. It features thousands of old photos of Pasco County.
Our Stagedoor Canteen show scheduled for Jan. 31 has been postponed to May 1. You can order tickets or get more information by calling Bob L. at 727 842-5314 or Dan C. at 727 372-1742 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
This photo shows a former Catholic church being moved to Sims Park on June 5, 2001. The building has been restored and is now known as Peace Hall, where it is available to the public for meetings. This is one of several photos given to us today (Jan. 23) by Sherry Downing. You can see all of the pictures on our Facebook page.