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Cat Country 107.1 Holding Special Preview Party for Annual Songwriter Festival

Jul 26, 2017 ● By Kevin

The fourth annual Island Hopper Songwriter Fest returns to Captiva and Fort Myers starting this September, but a special kickoff will be held for select guests on Aug. 3.

Fun Things to Do on Captiva Island

Jul 20, 2017 ● By Kevin

From boating and shelling to fine dining and exploring, Captiva has plenty of things to do, both well known and off the beaten path.

7 Family-Oriented Activities in Sanibel & Captiva in the 7th Month of the Year

Jul 11, 2017 ● By Kevin

We've compiled 7 fun things that are happening through the end of July 2017 for our readers to explore.

Captiva's New Wave Eco Charters Aims to Navigate Waters as 'Stewards of the Sea'

Jul 03, 2017 ● By Kevin

New Wave Eco Charters helps tourists and residents alike to unwind, unplug and unearth the yearning for the natural world for which they've been longing.

Two Interns Join the City of Sanibel for the Summer

Jun 30, 2017 ● By Kevin

We got the inside scoop on the new interns Dana Congress and Connor Tomlinson, who are interning with city manager Judie Zimomra.

Sanibel Public Library Tech, Periodicals and Calusa Meeting Room Prepared for Remodel

Jun 30, 2017 ● By Kevin

Sanibel's "Your Library Reimagined" project is well underway. Here's the latest.

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!

The Healing Power of Food: Healthy Eating Shapes Physical, Emotional Well-Being

Jun 26, 2017 ● By Kevin

Think of any culture in the world, and chances are it revolves, in many ways, around food. All humans gather at the table to celebrate, to mourn, to negotiate and to relax.

Back to the Roots: DIY backyard farming, California firm’s grassroots push

Jun 26, 2017 ● By Kevin

California-based Back to the Roots today sells herb, veggie and sunflower kits, all edible, easily grown in a back patio and part of the urban/sustainable farming movement.

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.
  • Sanibel Shell Crafters

    10/16/2017
    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...


  • Book Talks - Short Story Collections

    10/16/2017
    01:00PM — 02:30PM

    Join our small class interpretation of these concise stories by well‐known authors (i.e. Kipling,...


  • Book Talks - Short Story Collections

    10/16/2017
    01:00PM — 02:30PM

    Join our small class interpretation of these concise stories by well‐known authors (i.e. Kipling,...


  • Business Information and Career Expo

    10/16/2017
    05:00PM — 07:00PM

    Hodges University’s Career Services is hosting a Business Information and Career Expo on October ...


  • Business Information & Career Expo

    10/16/2017
    05:00PM — 07:00PM

    Hodges University’s Career Services is hosting a Business Information and Career Expo on October ...


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


  • Ballroom Dancing

    10/16/2017
    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

    10/17/2017
    08:30AM — 09:45AM

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


  • Open Painting at The Paint Escape

    10/17/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

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


  • CPR

    10/17/2017
    01:00PM — 02:30PM

    If you in a position to give cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in an emergency, you will most ...


  • CPR

    10/17/2017
    01:00PM — 02:30PM

    If you in a position to give cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in an emergency, you will most ...


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

    10/17/2017
    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...


  • 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...


  • Ballroom Dancing

    10/16/2017
    06:30PM — 09:30PM

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


  • 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...