Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Home RSS
 
 
 
Sanibel-Captiva Art League gives to F.I.S.H.

April 5, 2017 For over 20 years, The Sanibel-Captiva Art League has been painting Bailey’s General Store grocery bags to raise money for local charity organizations on the island. more »»

G. Love and Special Sauce headlines annual SCCF fundraising event

March 29, 2017 A national touring three-piece band will make a stop on Sanibel Saturday, April 15 during the 6th annual Beer in the Bushes, a Sanibel Captiva Conservation Foundation fundraising even. more »»

Tomstock X to benefit Miles of Smiles

March 29, 2017 Tomstock X, an all day music festival featuring seven local cover bands, has chosen to support the nonprofit organization, Miles of Smiles, this year. more »»

‘Blues by the Bay’ raises money for Harlem Heights youth

March 29, 2017 To raise money for at-risk youth living in the Harlem Heights neighborhood in Fort Myers, The Heights Foundation has joined forces with local restaurants to host its third annual “Blues by the Bay... more »»

BIG ARTS wraps up the season with ‘Nunsense’

March 29, 2017 For those who have yet to see “Nunsense,” BIG ARTS' Artistic Director Bobby Logue describes it as hilarious. “The show is very, very alive in the sense that the energy is palpable on stage. more »»

‘The Jungle Book Kids’ take the stage next weekend

March 22, 2017 A cast of youngsters, the youngest 4 years old, have been rehearsing their lines, songs and dances for the past few weeks to prepare for the opening of “The Jungle Book Kids,” which will take the... more »»

Wagner shares letters of great aunt in book

March 15, 2017 The World War I letters of Alice M O’Brien, a winter resident of Captiva in the late ’30s, have been compiled in a book “Alice in France: The World War I Letters of Alice M. more »»

Sanibel-Captiva Lions Club gives back to community through annual arts and crafts fair

March 15, 2017 For the last 34 years, The Sanibel-Captiva Lions Club Arts and Crafts Fair has attracted thousands of visitors from all over. more »»

Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum looks ahead for 2017

March 15, 2017 The Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum held its annual report meeting for 2016 last Monday. more »»

Making magic: John Sebastian to perform at BIG ARTS

March 8, 2017 John Sebastian, one of the founding members of ’60s folk rock band, the Lovin’ Spoonful will make his first-ever appearance on Sanibel Friday, March 10, at BIG ARTS’ Schein Hall at 8 p.m. more »»

Preserving the past: Sanibel Historical Museum and Village to hold fundraiser

March 8, 2017 Live music, dancing, an open bar, a sit-down dinner and a raffle will be among the attractions at the Sanibel Historical Museum and Village’s annual fundraiser that will be held March 15 at 6 p.m. more »»

Katie Gardenia to make appearance at South Seas Island Resort

March 8, 2017 Katie Gardenia, who originally opened The Bubble Room 38 years ago, will be recounting the early years of the restaurant next Tuesday in the Captiva Ballroom at South Seas Island Resort. more »»

80th annual Sanibel Shell Festival to take place this weekend

March 1, 2017 The early origins of the Sanibel Shell Festival dates back to over 80 years ago. The wives of sport fishermen began collecting shells while their husbands went fishing. more »»

Audubon-inspired works to be on display at ‘Ding’ Darling

March 1, 2017 To celebrate the life of late artist Gale Bennett who passed away in 2008, a group of local artists, many of whom were students of Bennett’s, will display Audubon-inspired works at the J.N. more »»

Sanibel Music Festival kicks off Saturday

March 1, 2017 A tradition that began 31 years ago will once again grace the island as numerous repertoire and artists perform during the Sanibel Music Festival. more »»

Local shell crafter releases new book

February 22, 2017 In an effort to inspire others and bring back the lost art of vintage shell crafting, Heather Holmes O’Keefe published her first book, “American Shell Craft” last month. more »»

Author Joanne Fluke to make appearance at Sanibel Public Library

February 22, 2017 The simple suggestion by her mother to rewrite an ending to a story turned into a fulfilling career for author Joanne Fluke. “I can’t remember a time in my life when I wasn’t writing,” she sai. more »»

Dredging, noise complaints, addressed at Captiva Community Panel meeting

February 22, 2017 Kathy Rooker, administrator of the Captiva Erosion Prevention District announced during last Tuesday’s meeting that preparations to dredge along Blind Pass began Monday, Feb. 13. more »»

34th annual Rotary Arts & Crafts Fair to take place Saturday and Sunday

February 15, 2017 The Sanibel-Captiva Rotary Club’s biggest fundraiser is set to take place this weekend at the Sanibel Community Hous. more »»

Comedian Kerry Pollock to perform at Sundial

February 15, 2017 Nationally touring comedians will make a stop at Sundial Beach Resort & Spa twice a week through April to bring another form of entertainment to the island. more »»

 
 

 

I am looking for:
in:
News, Blogs & Events Web