ISLAMORADA — Keys History and Discovery Center will present “Florida Keys or Bust! A History of Tourism,” a lecture by Cori Convertito, curator of Key West Arts and Historical Society, at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 10.

Guests can attend in person or participate virtually.

The talk focuses on the development of the Keys as a tourist destination, including what initially lured visitors to the island chain, who they were, how they traveled here, where they stayed and what activities were available to them.

To register, visit for virtual participants can be made up to one hour before the start of the lecture. In-person registration closes at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 9, to ensure adequate seating and appetizers. The cost for in-person attendance is $10 and virtual participation is $5.