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Sanibel Captiva Trust Co. Donates $5,000 Towards Growing a New Sanibel Community House Program

Jul 20, 2017 ● By Melanie Heisinger

Funding will be used to support the Culinary Education Center at The Community House on Sanibel.

2017 Dining Guide for Captiva & Sanibel Islands

Jul 19, 2017 ● By Melanie Heisinger

Explore the local-area dining scene with our Dining Guide. From seafood to diners, we've got it covered.

What to Look Forward to This Year at Sanibel's 4th of July Celebration

Jun 27, 2017 ● By Melanie Heisinger

The City of Sanibel will be hosting an exciting all-day event to celebrate this year's Independence Day!

Red-cockaded Woodpecker: Once abundant, this woodpecker is now endangered in Florida

Jun 26, 2017 ● By Kevin

Of the 22 species of woodpeckers in North America and 217 worldwide, Florida is home to 11 species, including the dwindling population of the red-cockaded woodpecker.

Founder of 'Dress for Success SW Florida' Talks Mission to Empower & Encourage Women

Jun 21, 2017 ● By Kevin

Dress for Success SW Florida gave Bonita Springs a special treat, booking Donna Noce as the keynote speaker for its annual signature event, A Fashion Night in Black & White.

Captiva Island Reporting Close to 100 Sea Turtle Nests This Season

Jun 16, 2017 ● By Kevin

It's sea turtle nesting season. Here are some facts you may not know about the local inhabitants.

2017 Health & Wellness Guide for Sanibel & Captiva Islands

Jun 06, 2017 ● By Melanie Heisinger

Hike the Indigo Trail Walk, pop by The Sanibel Sprout for a juice or sign up with Sanibel Health Club. That and more in our 2017 Health & Wellness Guide.

Sanibel & Captiva Islands' Best Beaches for Fishing, Watersports & Family Activities

Jun 05, 2017 ● By Kevin

A closer look at the best beaches for fishing, watersports and family activities.

Stop Bugging Me! - Plants to repel insects, natural remedies supplementing chemical sprays

May 19, 2017 ● By Kevin

Natural tools for easing the bug are available. Bug-repelling plants can be easily added to a landscape and the best thing is that many of these plants are hardy.

Meet Myra Roberts - Outrage shapes social outlook, speaking to injustices, her Florida deco is fun

May 19, 2017 ● By Kevin

From her Sanibel home studio, Myra Roberts shows off her jolly jumble of paintbrushes and drawing pads. "Don't sweat the small stuff. Make your life full."
  • During the holiday season, from Thanksgiving weekend throughout the month of December, Captiva Is...


  • Open Painting at The Paint Escape

    11/28/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

    Ceramic painting for children and adults, create a decorative item. Friday night offers ladie...


  • Festival of Trees

    11/28/2017
    10:00AM

    The annual Festival of Trees is a five-day event in which beautiful and creatively decorated tree...


  • Surfside Sunset Market

    11/28/2017
    01:00PM — 06:00PM

    The Surfside Sunset Market is located at The Shops at Surfside. From November through April, the ...


  • After-school Clique, 3rd-5th grades

    11/28/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

    avorite books, new books, never-knew-existed books plus puzzles, games, crafts and more! Geared s...


  • Edison & Ford Holiday Nights

    11/28/2017
    05:30PM

    The winter homes, gardens, and historic buildings of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford are decorated w...


  • Preview Party & Breakthrough Awards

    11/28/2017
    06:00PM — 09:00PM

    Tree Preview attendees will see more than 20 artificial trees decorated by local businesses and v...


  • Edison & Ford Holiday Nights

    11/28/2017
    06:00PM

    The winter homes, gardens, and historic buildings of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford are decorated w...


  • Complete original art while enjoying friends, music and favorite beverages. Materials provided, o...


  • Wines One

    11/28/2017
    07:00PM — 09:00PM

    An introduction to the pleasures of wine. Food & wine parings. Taste over a dozen wines - many ma...


  • After-school Crew, Kindergarten-Grade 2

    11/23/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

    avorite books, new books, never-knew-existed books plus puzzles, games, crafts and more! Geared s...


  • November Wine & Food Tasting

    11/30/2017
    06:00PM

    Bailey’s is excited to host wines from J Vineyards for our November Wine & Food Tasting. This mon...


  • "Dollar-a-Bag" Book Sale

    12/02/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Sanibel Public Library is having its "dollar-a-bag" book sale on used (and nearly new) books, sal...


  • Sanibel Shell Crafters

    12/04/2017
    10:00AM — 03:00PM

    Visit The Sanibel Shell Crafters every Monday all year long from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. to watch this d...


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