Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Home RSS
 
 
 
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 »»

Author Dave Watts to have book signing at MacIntosh

February 15, 2017 At the young age of 21, David Watts began his career as a patrolman in New Jersey, not knowing what kind of adventures and challenges would lie ahead, including becoming a published author. more »»

‘Give A Hoot’ for ‘Ding’

February 1, 2017 Only a few tickets are left for J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge’s annual “Go Wild For Ding” fundraiser. more »»

Famous chef announces last year of cooking classes at the Jacaranda

February 1, 2017 Last week, renowned chef Loretta Paganini announced that this would be the last year she holds her annual cooking classes at the Jacaranda. But, she isn’t stopping entirely just yet. more »»

Clyde Butcher spends a week on Sanibel

February 1, 2017 Acclaimed photographer Clyde Butcher, who is widely known for his black and white prints of Florida’s vast landscape,  spent a week at the Sanibel Captiva Conservation Foundation’s Wilmeth Cottage... more »»

Center 4 LIfe Arts & Crafts Fair scheduled for next weekend

January 25, 2017 A vast array of arts and crafts will fill the Center 4 Life, as 40 vendors showcase their talent with both handmade items, and writing. “It’s a good event. more »»

‘Artrageous’ will give an explosive performance at BIG ARTS Jan. 20

January 18, 2017 “Artrageous” is sure to tantalize all five senses when they come to BIG ARTS’ Schein Hall Jan. 20. more »»

Tickets available for the second annual Cooking with the Island Stars

January 18, 2017 The community will have the opportunity to witness the first preview of the Community House in action as local family chefs share their signature recipe, family history during the second annual... more »»

Auditions to be held for ‘The Jungle Book’

January 18, 2017 Auditions are being held this weekend for youngsters 5 to 13 years old who would like to fill the cast of “The Jungle Book. more »»

American Brass Quintet to perform at Schein Hall

January 18, 2017 A celebration will take the stage next month at BIG ARTS Schein Hall as the American Brass Quintet fills the space with music from composers of the Renaissance period to works of living composers. more »»

‘Lend Me A Tenor’ to take stage this week

January 11, 2017 A wild and zany comedy with lots of energy, mistaken identities, love triangles and many slamming doors will keep audience members captivated during an upcoming performance at the BIG ARTS Strauss... more »»

The Southwest Florida Symphony hosts ‘The Seasons: Vivaldi & Piazzolla’ at BIG ARTS

January 11, 2017 Prolific violinist Timothy Chooi will make his first-ever Florida debut alongside piano and harpsichord player Alexandra Carlson at BIG ARTS’ Schein Hall Thursday, Jan. 12 at 7:30 p.m. more »»

Artist Myra Roberts’ next show is in Naples

January 4, 2017 A conversation that sparked during the preview of 2016 WGCU MAKERS video, turned into a gallery opening in Naples for one Sanibel artist. more »»

Art exhibit features Captiva

January 4, 2017 “Capture Captiva,” a juried art exhibit, presented by the Captiva Civic Association, is open to the public through Jan. 12. An opening reception was held last month on De. more »»

 
 

 

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