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Having a Ball - Subtracting from the bucket list of sporting adventures in Southwest Florida

Jan 02, 2016 ● By Cory Batelaan

The explosion of niche activities like bubble soccer and pickleball may get you shimmying into an air suit to bounce off one another.

Florida Troupers - Sarasota dance company challenges world’s finest ballet productions

Jan 02, 2016 ● By Cory Batelaan

It’s on par, if not better, than what they’re doing in New York, San Francisco or Chicago. Sarasota Ballet challenges audiences with its wide-ranging repertoire and this season features several company premieres.

From Computer to Canvas - Plein air artist sets technology aside to capture the nature of the islands

Sep 29, 2015 ● By Cory Batelaan

Artist Allen Brockbank discusses the method which requires him to finish his paintings in one sitting.

Run for Your Life - Is running a craze or a lifestyle? You decide

Jun 22, 2015 ● By Cory Batelaan

Running helps your heart and lungs get stronger. It reduces your risk of high blood pressure, diabetes, and even cancer. And, yes, running can even make you happier.

The Passionate Potential of Seeing Eye-to-Eye - A kinship with dolphins

Jun 22, 2015 ● By Cory Batelaan

History is full of stories revealing the special relationship between our two species, and countless examples of cooperation occur daily. If a creature can recognize itself, it can recognize another self.
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  • Sanibel Shell Crafters

    11/20/2017
    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...


  • Helping Hands for the Holidays

    11/20/2017
    05:30PM — 07:30PM

    Aubuchon Team of Companies is hosting its 19th annual Helping Hands for the Holidays charity even...


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


  • Ballroom Dancing

    11/20/2017
    06:30PM — 09:30PM

    USA Dance offers beginning Ballroom Dance Lessons and a Social Dance on Monday nights. The lesson...


  • Open Painting at The Paint Escape

    11/21/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

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


  • Surfside Sunset Market

    11/21/2017
    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

    11/21/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

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


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


  • Wines One

    11/21/2017
    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...


  • 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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