Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander & Entertainmenten-usWed, 18 Jul 2018 06:14:44 EDTWed, 18 Jul 2018 06:14:44 EDT'Ding' Darling kicks off amateur photo contest submission process is officially open for the J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge's annual contest for amateur photographers who enjoy nature shots.Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:00:00 EDTThe Community House Community House, at 2173 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, presents the following: Hands-on Cooking Class Resident Chef Jarred Harris will teach a hands-on cooking class on "Vegan Cooking" on July 20 from 10 a.m. to noon.Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:00:00 EDTIsland Calendar, JULY 18 Reading in the Refuge Hear an exciting wildlife-themed story from a naturalist and make a craft about an animal from the estuarine ecosystem at 10 a.m. in the Visitor & Education Center at the J.N.Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:00:00 EDTUPDATE: Facility to reopen Wednesday without some classes The Sanibel Recreation Center will reopen on July 18 at 6:30 a.m.; land fitness classes will be held as scheduled. The aquatics facilities will reopen on July 18 at noon; water fitness classes will not be held.Tue, 17 Jul 2018 00:00:00 EDTMarine worms, rollin' tarpon and expeditions for teens at the Sanibel Sea School enjoyed Rockin' and Rollin' Tarpon Week at the organization's Sanibel campus last week, while others studied the fascinating world of marine worms at Canterbury School in Fort Myers.Tue, 17 Jul 2018 00:00:00 EDT