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Island Calendar

November 13, 2019
Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander

TODAY, NOV. 13

F.I.S.H. Workshop

F.I.S.H. of Sanibel-Captiva will offer a presentation, "Figuring Out the Pieces of the Puzzle Mental Health Series, Part II," from 10 a.m. to noon at The Community House, at 2173 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel. It will focus on neurocognitive disorders, like traumatic brain injury, mood disorders, bipolar, dementia and PTSD and anxiety. Panel conversations will lead into discussions about addictive behaviors, substance abuse, the opioid epidemic and its effect with mental health. For information, call Kathy Y. Monroe or Anthony Morales at 239-472-4775.

Wednesday Current Events

Wednesday Current Events will take place from 10 a.m. to noon at The Community House, at 2173 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel. For information, contact Kathy Lynch at kathy_lynch@hotmail.com.

Family Storytime

A program for preschoolers and their caregivers will be held from 11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. at the Sanibel Public Library, at 770 Dunlop Road, Sanibel. It helps develop pre-reading skills through songs and stories. For information, call Deanna Evans at 239-472-2483 or visit sanlib.org.

Ethics in Film Series

BIG ARTS will screen the film "Free Solo" (2018) at 12:30 p.m. at the Island Cinema, at 535 Tarpon Bay Road, Sanibel. Moderated by Ronald Michael Green, there will be a discussion following the screening about an ethical question posed by the film. Green is professor emeritus of religion and the eunice and Julian Cohen Professor Emeritus for the ethics and human values at Dartmouth College. For information or tickets, visit bigarts.org/film or call 239-395-0900.

Florida Panthers and Wildlife Corridors

Join Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation Public Outreach Coordinator Alexis Horn from 2 to 3 p.m. at the Bailey Homestead Preserve, at 1300 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, to learn what makes Florida panthers unique and why they are so vital to the environment. Prior to joining SCCF, she ran the Sierra Club's Florida Panther program. For information, call 239-472-1932 or visit www.sccf.org.

F.I.S.H. Workshop

F.I.S.H. of Sanibel-Captiva and Fifth Third Bank will offer a presentation, "Taking Charge of Your Financial Health," from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Saint Michael & All Angels Episcopal Church, at 2304 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel. Financial Relationship Manager Ruben Perales will cover how to manage debt, interpret a credit score and more. For information, call Kathy Y. Monroe or Anthony Morales at 239-472-4775.

THURSDAY, NOV. 14

All-Level Yoga

All-Level Yoga will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. at The Community House, at 2173 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel. Instructor is Dr. Susan Pataky, with Sanibel Yoga. Open to beginners and those with and level of experience. Cost is $18 for members and $20 for non-members; class packages available. For information, call 239-738-3856 or visit sanibelcommunityhouse.net.

Making the Land Work

A walking tour of the Bailey Homestead Preserve from 10 to 11 a.m. that blends the Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation's work on the historic property, history of the land and stories about the Bailey family, which farmed it for three generations. Program includes a look at the demonstration gardens at the Native Landscapes & Garden Center, windmill, pavilion, Devitt Pond overlook and entrance to the Bailey family home. Suggested donation of $5; walking shoes recommended. Meet at the Conservation Gateway Kiosk at the head of Shipley Trail, at 1300 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel. For information, call 239-472-1932 or visit www.sccf.org.

Family Storytime

A program for preschoolers and their caregivers will be held from 11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. at the Sanibel Public Library, at 770 Dunlop Road, Sanibel. It helps develop pre-reading skills through songs and stories. For information, call Deanna Evans at 239-472-2483 or visit sanlib.org.

Gentle Yoga

Gentle Yoga will be held from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at The Community House, at 2173 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel. Instructor is Dr. Susan Pataky, with Sanibel Yoga. Designed for those who want or need a slower approach to yoga. Cost is $18 for members and $20 for non-members; class packages available. For information, call 239-738-3856 or visit sanibelcommunityhouse.net.

After-school Crew

Favorite books, new books and never-knew-existed books, plus puzzles, games, crafts and more from 3 to 3:50 p.m. at the Sanibel Public Library, at 770 Dunlop Road, Sanibel. Geared toward kindergarten to fifth grade. Snack provided. For information, call Deanna Evans at 239-472-2483.

Coffee, Tea and Trivia

Coffee, Tea and Trivia at 7 p.m. in the Carpenter's Caf & Bookstore at the Sanibel Community Church, at 1740 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel. Family-friendly fun for all ages. Caf opens at 6:30 p.m.; all cafe proceeds go to missions. For information, call Beth Burns at 239-896-0058.

FRIDAY, NOV. 15

ThinkTank

The ThinkTank will be offered from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the east end of the Sanibel Public Library, at 770 Dunlop Road, Sanibel. Come play on the interactive floor as the MagixBox projects from the ceiling to the floor. Squish mosquitoes, splat eggs or make a trail of stars in some of the ever-changing activities. For information, call Deanna Evans at 239-472-2483 or visit sanlib.org.

SATURDAY, NOV. 16

The Launch

Coastal Watch will host The Launch on Nov. 16 from 6 to 10 p.m. at The Community House, at 2173 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel. It will feature dinner, drinks, live and silent auctions, a 50/50 raffle and more. Tickets are $100 and include an annual membership. For information or tickets, call 239-472-8585 or visit sancapcoastalwatch.org/the-launch.

MONDAY, NOV. 18

Noah's Noel

Noah's Ark will hold its second annual Christmas Open House, Noah's Noel, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. Michael & All Angels Episcopal Church, at 2304 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel. For information, call 239-472-3356.

Monday Current Events

Normally held at BIG ARTS, Monday Current Events will take place at 10 a.m. at The Community House, at 2173 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel. Enjoy lively discussion of the biggest headlines. For information, contact Malcolm Martini at 239-395-1362 or mlmartini@icloud.com.

Shell Crafters

Shell Crafting Class from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Community House, at 2173 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel. Make flower figures or animals. Limited class size; first come first served. Children must be accompanied by an adult due to the complexity/dexterity required. For information, call 239-472-2155 or visit sanibelcommunityhouse.net.

F.I.S.H. Workshop

F.I.S.H. of Sanibel-Captiva will offer a presentation, "Making Healthy Choices Easier: The Blue Zones Community," from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Captiva Civic Association, at 11550 Chapin Lane, Captiva. The Blue Zones Community Project is an initiative in which citizens, schools, employers, restaurants, grocery stores and community leaders come together to optimize longevity and well-being. Presenter Tracey Villalba, former senior consultant for the Blue Zones Project pf Southwest Florida, will lead the discussion. For information, call Kathy Y. Monroe or Anthony Morales at 239-472-4775.

Making the Land Work

A walking tour of the Bailey Homestead Preserve from 2 to 3 p.m. that blends the Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation's work on the historic property, history of the land and stories about the Bailey family, which farmed it for three generations. Program includes a look at the demonstration gardens at the Native Landscapes & Garden Center, windmill, pavilion, Devitt Pond overlook and entrance to the Bailey family home. Suggested donation of $5; walking shoes recommended. Meet at the Conservation Gateway Kiosk at the head of Shipley Trail, at 1300 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel. For information, call 239-472-1932 or visit www.sccf.org.

Teen Scene

Teen Scene, "Tasty Thanksgiving Decor," will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Sanibel Public Library, at 770 Dunlop Road, Sanibel. Open to ages 12-18, come hang out, socialize, play games, create and eat. Registration is required. For information, call Deanna Evans at 239-472-2483 or visit sanlib.org.

Monday Night Film

BIG ARTS will hold its Monday Night Film at 7 p.m. at the Strauss Theater, at 2200 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel. The film is "Non-Fiction" (2018). For information and tickets, call 239-395-0900 or visit www.bigarts.org.

Climate Change and Health

Ariel Hoover, chair of the Lee County Climate Reality Project, will present "Climate Change and Health" at 7 p.m. at The Community House, at 2173 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel. A former public school teacher at Tufts University in a special program for Chinese students, she was trained by the Climate Reality Project on the many aspects of climate change and is part of the Climate Reality Leadership Corps. For information, call 239-738-3856 or visit sanibelcommunityhouse.net.

TUESDAY, NOV. 19

Vinyasa Yoga

Vinyasa Yoga will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. at The Community House, at 2173 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel. Instructor is Dr. Susan Pataky, with Sanibel Yoga. Open to those with at least 1-plus year of experience, with committed consistent practice. Cost is $18 for members and $20 for non-members; class packages available. For information, call 239-738-3856 or visit sanibelcommunityhouse.net.

Gentle Yoga

Gentle Yoga will be held from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at The Community House, at 2173 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel. Instructor is Dr. Susan Pataky, with Sanibel Yoga. Designed for those who want or need a slower approach to yoga. Cost is $18 for members and $20 for non-members; class packages available. For information, call 239-738-3856 or visit sanibelcommunityhouse.net.

 
 

 

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