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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 »


GO WILD FOR “DING” WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 8TH, 2017

The “Ding” Darling Wildlife Society is having it’s annual fundraising event “Go Wild for Ding” Wednesday February 8th at 5:30pm. This year’s wildlife theme – GIVE A HOOT – concentrates on Florida’s five species of native owls: Barn, Barred, Burrowing, Eastern Screech, and Great Horned. This season’s event takes place at the Sanibel Community House and features a buffet, live... Read More »


CROW SPEAKER SERIES BEGINS

The Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife is offering a series of speakers now through April to promote wildlife appreciation. Lectures begin at 4:15pm in the Visitor Education Center. Prices are $10 for adults, $5 for children 13 to 17 and children under 13 are free. Visit www.crow-clinic.org for details on all of the upcoming speakers. Read More »


CRUISE TO TARPON LODGE AND CALUSA INDIAN MOUNDS

Captiva Cruises is offering a look at the historic fish houses and fishing culture of the Pine Island Sound. This cruise departs at 10am on Tuesday December 27th and will return at approximately 3pm. Lunch will be served at the 1926 Tarpon Lodge. Call Captiva Cruises at 239-472-5300 for more information. Read More »


BIG ARTS PRESENTS “A CHRISTMAS CAROL”

“A Christmas Carol” is being performed at the BIG ARTS Strauss Theater now through December 23. Matinee and evening shows are offered so come and enjoy the fun! For information or to buy tickets go to www.bigarts.org or call 239-395-0900. Read More »


SEA TURTLE NESTING SEASON TIPS

Sea turtle nesting season is underway and Sanibel’s 11 miles of Gulf shoreline have more nesting activity than any other beach in Lee County. The following guidelines will help ensure the survival of our adorable hatchlings. 1. Turn off or shield lights near the beaches. 2. Remove furniture or any items that may act as a barrier from dusk until... Read More »


Letter Carrier Food Drive

Sanibel will be participating in the nation’s largest single-day food drive to be held Saturday, May 10.  Letter carriers will collect any non-perishable food left next to our mail boxes. Food collected in Lee County will go to the Harry Chapin Food Bank and several other deserving agencies. If you are cleaning out your pantry before you head north prior... Read More »


Sanbel Music Festival 2014

Check out the different performances scheduled through March. Next up is a piano trio March 8, but there is a wide variety of different type performances from instrumentals to opera. All concerts are held at the Sanibel Congregational Church (2050 Periwinkle Way) at 8PM. For more information go to www.sanibelmusicfestival.org. Read More »


2013 Real Estate Stats for Sanibel

The following information is from our San Cap MLS. HOUSES Year – Number (closed) – Average Sale Price – Median Sale Price 2012 – 181 – $825,837(+.64% from ’11) – $560,000 2013 – 197 – $910,321(+10.23% from ’12) – $645,000 Note: 21 houses are under contract on 1/1/14, sale prices are not public at this point. Additionally, there are 2 houses under short... Read More »


Happy New Year

 Wishing you a happy, healthy and prosperous New Year from Sanibel and Captiva Islands! Read More »