SCCF MARINE LAB CONSTRUCTION

The $1.6 million dollar SCCF marine laboratory’s construction is well underway. The first week of June should see the first level floor being installed and framing should start around July 4th. The anticipated completion date is December. The new building includes an outdoor experimentation area with tanks and running sea water which will allow staff to conduct on site research. Read More »


Events for Gardeners

Most cities have a Parks and Recreation Department to maintain public recreation areas. Sanibel, in keeping with its culture, has a Department of Natural Resources within which is the Vegetation Committee. The committee can be a big helpmate to you in the proper planting and care of native vegetation. They will help you learn about the plants – which ones... Read More »


Great Library Programs

The Sanibel Library is a treasure that has consistently been recognized by professional organizations as a significant contributor to the community. It is loaded with books, periodicals, videos, tapes and displays by various island organizations. There are e-books and e-magazines that can be downloaded from their e-shelf to your iPad or iPhone. It has wonderful programs for children, both readers... Read More »


2017 Winter Newsletter

The real estate market is looking better than ever before. Find out why in the Winter edition of the Schuldenfrei Report. Read More »


Cooking Classes on Sanibel

The Culinary Education Center is now offering cooking classes at the Community House. These classes accommodate up to 20 people and are hands-on. Children’s classes are offered once weekly. Everyone is welcome! Visit www.sanibelcommunityhouse.net for a full listing of classes and demonstrations scheduled. Read More »


Sanibel Farmers Market Is Back

Every Sunday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at City Hall parking area. The market sells produce and artisan products that are grown or made locally. It’s been operating for a number of years now and has had a wonderful consumer response. This year there is a second vendor of fresh produce. The Community Church has collaborated with Worden Farms... Read More »


Go To The Movies At Ding Darling

The fifth annual Ding Darling Wednesday Film series is continuing through April, 2017. The films are shown bi-weekly at the Visitor and Education Center starting at 1 p.m. There are a full range of topics covered in the films. Seating is limited and on a first-come basis, so get there early. A full description of the schedule and the films... Read More »


SANIBEL SHELL FESTIVAL THIS WEEKEND

Come visit the 80th annual Sanibel Shell Festival at the Sanibel Community House March 2nd, 3rd and 4th. The Festival hours are 9am to 5pm Thursday and Friday. Saturday the event runs 9am to 4pm. Admission to the grounds is free but there is a $5 charge to get into the Shell Show inside the Community House. With paid admission,... Read More »


Sanibel Is The 7th Safest City in All Florida

After studying the FBI’s crime report, city population and other data, the National Council for Home Safety and Security named Sanibel the 7th Safest City in the state! With a 6% fall in crime in 2016, Sanibel had the lowest recorded crime rate in the past 13 years. Without a single violent crime, “property” crimes, such as burglary and theft,... Read More »


DAVID AND HIS ASSOCIATES WERE AWESOME TO WORK WITH

David Schuldenfrei and his associates were awesome to work with, always respectful, timely and friendly. They know their business and handled all aspects of the sale with professionalism. Wonderful to deal with – wish I had something more to sell. Read More »