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Volunteers Still Needed in SWFL for Irma Relief Efforts

Oct 10, 2017 ● By Kevin

Here's a list of 10 spots around Southwest Florida where you can volunteer in the wake of the aftermath of Hurricane Irma.

Southwest Florida Community Foundation Establishes Fund for Hurricane Irma Victims

Sep 12, 2017 ● By Kevin

A relief fund has been established for victims of Hurricane Irma, where 100 percent of contributions will be disbursed to those in need.

Businesses Encouraged to Utilize Resources for Irma Recovery

Sep 12, 2017 ● By Kevin

According to the Small Business Association, there are several resources to help local businesses affected by Hurricane Irma to recover and reestablish.

Lee County Elections Affected by Hurricane Irma

Sep 08, 2017 ● By Melanie Heisinger

Due to the unpredictability and severity of Hurricane Irma, elections that were initially scheduled for September 12, 2017 have been rescheduled.

Hurricane Updates for the Southwest Florida Area

Sep 07, 2017 ● By Melanie Heisinger

We put together articles from our other sites that contain useful resources regarding Hurricane Irma.

Sensational Big Arts 2018 Season Announced

Sep 01, 2017 ● By Kevin

The 2018 Performing Arts Series of 16 major artists and 5 professional plays promises to be the most diverse and exciting in BIG ARTS history.

Valerie's House Founder Talks Hope, Grief & Healing Together

Sep 01, 2017 ● By Kevin

We had the opportunity to speak with Valerie’s House Founder and CEO Angela Melvin, who recently presented at the 2017 National Alliance for Grieving Children Symposium in Richmond, Va.

Stay, Eat and Relax at These Sanibel Island Bed & Breakfasts

Aug 23, 2017 ● By Kevin

If you're looking for relaxing spots for an extended stay on Sanibel Island, we've got you covered with this list of bed & breakfast options.

5 Events for Live Music Fans on Sanibel & Captiva in August 2017

Aug 15, 2017 ● By Kevin

Looking for some summertime live music? We've put together a few ideas for you.

5 Things to do on Sanibel & Captiva Islands This Weekend - 7/28/17

Jul 28, 2017 ● By Kevin

Looking for something to do this weekend? We've put together a few ideas for you.
  • 2017 City Championship

    10/22/2017
    07:00AM

    All golfers are invited to join us for the 2017 Re/Max Realty Team Cape Coral City Championship g...


  • Sanibel Island Farmer's Market

    10/22/2017
    08:00AM — 01:00PM

    The Sanibel Island Farmers Market was established in 2008. It is a favorite outdoor activity for...


  • Family Day at Millennial Brewing

    10/22/2017
    12:00PM — 05:00PM

    We have the perfect place to grab some food and a drink while the kids play, meet new friends, an...


  • Sanibel Shell Crafters

    10/23/2017
    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...


  • Amelia Earhart

    10/23/2017
    10:00AM — 11:10AM

    This one‐woman show will examine the life and last flight of famous aviatrix Amelia Earhart, who ...


  • Amelia Earhart

    10/23/2017
    10:00AM — 11:10AM

    This one‐woman show will examine the life and last flight of famous aviatrix Amelia Earhart, who ...


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


  • Ballroom Dancing

    10/23/2017
    06:30PM — 09:30PM

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


  • YOGA in the PARK! Traditional Yoga

    10/24/2017
    08:30AM — 09:45AM

    Traditional Yoga class focuses on breathing, stretching and postures. Modifiable for all ages and...


  • Open Painting at The Paint Escape

    10/24/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

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


  • Fight for the Right!

    10/24/2017
    01:00PM — 02:30PM

    The women’s suffrage movement was born out of a convention held in Seneca Falls, New York, in 184...


  • Fight for the Right!

    10/24/2017
    01:00PM — 02:30PM

    The women’s suffrage movement was born out of a convention held in Seneca Falls, New York, in 184...


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

    10/24/2017
    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...


  • Compassionate Cannabis Clinic

    10/24/2017
    07:00PM — 09:00PM

    Presentations and Demos from Trulieve, Knox, Surterra, Aphria,Curaleaf, 3 Boys Farm, Grow Healthy


  • Ballroom Dancing

    10/23/2017
    06:30PM — 09:30PM

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


  • Ballroom Dancing

    10/30/2017
    06:30PM — 09:30PM

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


  • Ballroom Dancing

    11/06/2017
    06:30PM — 09:30PM

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