Observe the month by taking a crisp fall hike along the Shell Mound trail and read about the gatherings hosted by Native communities that took place centuries ago.
There are other ways to celebrate like learning more about the Indigenous history of Florida or supporting Native writers and artists. Both the Timucua and the Seminole have deep ties to North Central Florida, read more about their history here.
For book recommendations, you can check out the University of Florida’s American Indian and Indigenous Studies Library Guide; browse both fiction and non-fiction titles of interest. You must be UF faculty or staff to check out titles, but many titles are available online or via your local library.