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September

Wed – 1
Little Leapers
Sky Zone Trampoline Park, 
14181 S Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
Wednesday, September 1 • 10 a.m. – noon

Little Leapers is a fun, high-energy play adventure, created for parents and little ones to enjoy together. We welcome children 5 years old and under. 239-313-5448

Science on the Farm – Nature Study
Shaker’s Acres South
Bayshore & Slater, North Fort Myers
Wednesdays, 10 a.m., weekly

This class is perfect for our young naturalists, as we take a seasonal approach to exploring the farm and forest. Students will enjoy nature walks in the woods, hands-on learning, and play/art based activities. We will focus on mindfulness in nature, using our five senses to observe the natural world around us, and rich literature to help us identify and dive deeper into topics specific to Florida’s seasons. Ages 5-8, flexible. Please note, the farm address is not on the public page, please refer to your confirmation email. www.shakersacres.com

Thu – 2
Shell Mound Tour
Mound House, 
451 Connecticut St, Fort Myers Beach
September 2, 4, 7, 9, 11, 14, 16, 18, 21, 23, 25, 28, 3
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Interested in archaeology? This tour is for you! Go on a tour with Mound House interpretive staff and learn about the 2,000 year-old Calusa Indian Shell Mound Site. Explore the archaeology of the site and what clues archaeologists uncovered about this ancient society. Masks required for all participants over the age of 6. CDC guidelines are followed this and all programs. COST: $5 Museum admission NOT included. (MH Members free). 239-765-0865

Family Glow Party
Sky Zone Trampoline Park
14181 S Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
Thursdays • 6 p.m.

A fun time filled with family music for even the youngest jumpers, hula hoop games, limbo and fun contests.  239-313-5448 

Fri – 3
Indoor Obstacle Course
Four Freedoms Park
4818 Tarpon Ct, Cape Coral
Friday, September 3 • 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.

Children can enjoy playtime with a fun obstacle course. Snack will be provided. Age: 4 – 6. Pre-registration is required.  239-574-0804

Family Glow Party
Sky Zone Trampoline Park
14181 S Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
Friday & Saturday • 7 p.m. 

Filled with family music for even the youngest jumpers, hula hoop games, limbo and fun contests. Club Glow is from 9 p.m. – Midnight where the 
energy is targeted to the teens with dance contests, competitive races, top hit music and giveaways. 239-313-5448 

Sat – 4
Free Youth Theater Open House
The Naples Players
701 5th Avenue South, Naples
Saturday, September 4 or October 23 • Noon – 2 p.m.

Want to get involved with KidzAct, our Youth Theatre Program at The Naples Players? Join us for an open house where you and your student (ages 4-17) will meet the instructors, tour the theatre, participate in theatre games, and get signed up for fall classes! Please RSVP. Sign up before all spots are filled and we will see you this fall!  239-434-7340 

Saturday GreenMarket
Alliance for the Arts, 
10091 McGregor Blvd., Fort Myers
Every Saturday • 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Fresh air and fresh finds make Saturday mornings worth rising for. 
Uncover a fresh backyard experience with a locally rooted vibe at our weekly GreenMarket! Our outdoor farmer’s market is loaded with local produce, artisanal foods, edible and landscape plants, yoga on the lawn, live music, art, one-of-a-kind gifts, backyard farming workshops and all the good flavors and good vibes you can fit into your Saturday morning. Plus, there’s plenty of shade, camaraderie and community – the perfect setting to enjoy a bite and relax! Our weekly market is open every Saturday, year-round and rain or shine. 239-939-2787

Little Leapers – Ice Cream Social
Sky Zone Trampoline Park
14181 S Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
Saturday, September 4 • 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Little Leapers is a fun, high-energy play adventure, created for parents and little ones to enjoy together. For children 5 years old and under.  239-313-5448 

Tastes & Sounds of the Islands 2021
Charlotte County Fair Grounds 
2333 El Jobean Rd, Port Charlotte
Saturday, September 4 • Gates Open 12:30 p.m.

Lots of food, live entertainment, fun activities and a Kids Zone with laser tag & more. Kids Free 10 and under. https://tastesandsounds2021.eventbrite.com

All-Abilities Kids Storytime
Cape Coral Lee County Public Library
21 S.W. 39th Terrace, Cape Coral
Saturday, September 4 • 10 a.m.

For ages 3-12 and caregivers. This storytime emphasizes books, music and sensory experiences designed for children with adaptive needs and their families. Using visual schedule boards, stories are told through multiple modalities and are followed by sensory activities that may include bubbles, movement and songs. The library’s welcoming environment creates a positive storytime experience in a quieter environment with reduced sensory stimuli. Class size is limited to ten children, plus their parents or caregivers. 239-479-4636

Sun – 5
Little Leapers – Mickey Mouse
Sky Zone Trampoline Park
14181 S Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
Sunday, September 5 • 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Little Leapers is a fun, high-energy play adventure, created for parents and little ones to enjoy together. For children 5 years old and under.   239-313-5448 

Young Eagles Rally and Pancake Breakfast
EAA Chapter 66 House at Page Field
5200 Captain Channing Page Dr, Fort Myers
Sunday, September 5 • 8:15 a.m. 

The Young Eagle program is designed to introduce youth, ages 11-17 to general aviation. The Young Eagles first flight program is free of charge thanks to the generosity of our pilots and ground crew. The minimum age to fly is 11 years old. A parent or legal guardian must be present to sign the waiver and be on-site during the flight. Children younger than 11 may participate in the instruction class and walk around the aircraft but they cannot fly. A pancake breakfast is also available for $6 per person – Cash only.  If you have questions, email youngeagles66@gmail.com.

Mon – 6
Sky Camp
Sky Zone Trampoline Park
14181 S Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
Monday, Sept. 6 • 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Play at Sky Zone when school is out! Take on our Ninja Warrior Course, Free Climb, Sea of Trampolines & MORE! Kids will enjoy healthy physical fitness and FUN including crafts, movies, and science experiments.  239-313-5448 

Tue – 7
Art on the Farm – Kinder Clay Class
Shaker’s Acres South
Bayshore & Slater, North Fort Myers
Tuesdays at 10 a.m., Sept 7, 21

Art on the Farm Kinder Clay class is a mommy and me style clay class designed for your 3-6 year old to explore the Farm, meet the animals, and create a clay masterpiece inspired by a 
different children’s book each class. Clay work must be kiln fired, so may not be taken home same day.  Ages 3- 6 flexible. $15 per student. Please note, the farm address is not on the public page, please refer to your confirmation email. www.shakersacres.com

Toddler Open gym
Coast Elite Gymnastics Academy 
6360 Arc Way, Fort Myers
Every Tuesday and Thursday 10:15 a.m.

Only $5. Buy a punch pass  and get 5 open gyms for $20. For children up to 5 years old. Enjoy 12,000 sq. feet of air-conditioned playspace as your child explore places to hang, swing, climb, jump and roll! Also, enjoy the 30ft. long trampoline and a foam block pit for jumping and “swimming.” 239-936-8467

Beachwalk
Newton Beach Park 
4650 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach
Every Tuesday and Thursday. • 9 a.m.

Explore the natural treasures on Fort Myers Beach through a guided walk along the shore every Tuesday and Thursday. Participants should meet at Newton Beach Park under thatched hut (4650 Estero Blvd). Wear sunscreen, appropriate clothing, shoes and hats. Tours are approximately 30 minutes – weather permitting. 
239-765-0865

Tot & Me 
Four Freedoms Park
4818 Tarpon Ct, Cape Coral
Tuesday, September 7 • 9:30 a.m.

Classes provide quality time for one-on-one parent/child creative 
activities. Each class includes ½ hour of Storytime, Music, Craft and ½ hour of play. Age: 2-3. 239-574-0804

Gulfshore Playhouse auditions for student production of “Annie”
Norris Center
755 8th Avenue S in Naples
Tuesday,, September 7 • 5-8 p.m.

This fall, Gulfshore Playhouse Education will present the musical “Annie.” Students aged 8-18 will have the opportunity to audition on September 7. Students who participate will receive pre-professional theater training and become a part of a professional theatrical community. Rehearsals for “Annie” will take place on Mondays and Wednesdays beginning September 20, 2021. The program will culminate with public performances on the Gulfshore Playhouse stage from December 16-18, 2021. For more information about Gulfshore Playhouse or its new facility, visit www.gulfshoreplayhouse.org or call 239-261-PLAY (7529).

Emerging Inventors Class 
Edison and Ford Winter Estates
2350 McGregor Blvd, Ft. Myers
Tuesday, September 7 • 9 a.m. 

Edison and Ford Winter Estates Emerging Inventors programs are designed for children ages 18 months to 5 years old, and include opportunities to socialize with other children, educational activities, science experiments, and exploration of the property. These sessions will take place in our new Wizard’s Workshop gallery space. In these programs, how electricity is generated, using kid friendly materials such as conductive clay, how sound works and so much more. This program runs from September through May. Register online at edisonford.org. Includes one adult and one child. Space is limited. Edison Ford members: $10; non-members: $15

Wed – 8
Little Leapers
Sky Zone Trampoline Park, 
14181 S Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
Wednesday, September 8 • 10 a.m. – noon

Little Leapers is a fun, high-energy play adventure, created for parents and little ones to enjoy together. We welcome children 5 years old and under. 239-313-5448

Art Under the Oaks 
Whispering Oaks Farm
5330 Dana Rd, Fort Myers
Wednesday, September 8
Ages 5 – 8 years: 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Ages: 9 – 11 years: 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Come spend the morning making arts & crafts under the beauty and shade of our live oak trees. Watch our farm animals play while your child uses their hands & imagination to create a one-of-a-kind project you’ll be able cherish forever. This month’s theme will be Animal & Insect Life on the Farm . All supplies are provided. www.whisperingoaksfarmswfl.com

Fri – 10
Fireworks Fridays
CenturyLink Sports Complex
14100 6 Mile Cypress Pkwy, Fort Myers
Friday, September 10 • 7 p.m.

Be sure to stick around after the game to enjoy our Post-Game Fireworks! Mighty Mussels vs Palm Beach Cardinals. www.milb.com

Sat – 11
Back to Foam Party
William “Bill” Austen Youth Center 
315 SW 2nd Ave, Cape Coral
Saturday, September 11 • 5 – 8 p.m.

Games, foam, Pizza and more. Age: 7 – 11. $20. 239-242-3950

Celebration of the American Spirit
Shell Factory & Nature Park, 16554 N. Cleveland Ave., North Fort Myers
Saturday, September 11 • 11 a.m. 

Lee County Sheriff Special Division, bomb squad, helicopter flyover, honor guard performing taps, Cape Coral fire department trucks, Hero Jeep, Military museum bus, entertainment and more. Why wouldn’t you want to come? The nature park has over 450 critters, including pot-bellied pigs, lemurs, turtles, a zebra, peacocks, iguanas, pygmy goats, sloths, porcupines, a butterfly garden, alligators, pythons, tarantulas, raccoons, and a “fishing cat” that dives into a pool to catch fish!  239-995-2141

Little Leapers –  Grandparents Day
Sky Zone Trampoline Park
14181 S Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
September 11-12 • 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Little Leapers is a fun, high-energy play adventure, created for parents and little ones to enjoy together. For children 5 years old and under.   239-313-5448 

Bark in the Park
CenturyLink Sports Complex
14100 6 Mile Cypress Pkwy, Fort Myers
Saturday, September 11 • 7 p.m.

Saturday home games are for Bark in the Park! All fans are invited to bring their dog with them to the game! Arrive early as the first 500 fans get a special Mussels Cap. Mighty Mussels vs Palm Beach Cardinals. www.milb.com

Mon – 13
Storytime in Nature
Shaker’s Acres South
Bayshore & Slater, North Fort Myers
Mondays at 10 a.m., September 13, 20, 27

This mommy and me style class is for our youngest readers who love to get outdoors! Visit the Farm animals, explore nature, and enjoy storytime. We will take a hands-on play and art based learning approach in this outdoor classroom. Books + Nature = Magic! Taught by Ms. Kelsey in the Woods. Please note, the farm address is not on the public page, please refer to your confirmation email. Ages 2-5 flexible. $12 per student.  www.shakersacres.com

Wed – 15
Little Leapers
Sky Zone Trampoline Park, 
14181 S Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
Wednesday, September 15 • 10 a.m. – noon

Little Leapers is a fun, high-energy play adventure, created for parents and little ones to enjoy together. We welcome children 5 years old and under. 239-313-5448

Thu – 16
School Break Camp: Fundamental Physics
Edison and Ford Winter Estates
2350 McGregor Blvd, Fort Myers
Thursday, September 16 • 9 a.m. 

School Break camps are designed for students ages 6 to 12 when school is out. Campers explore Edison’s “living laboratory” while our educators, called “Wild Wizards,” teach topics in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math), history and the natural world. In this session, students will learn the fundamentals of physics and participate in some unique activities in this entertaining and educational one day camp! Register online at edisonford.org. Edison Ford members: $45; non-members: $50

Fri – 17
Free Movie on the Mound
Mound House, 
451 Connecticut St., Fort Myers Beach
Friday, September 17 • 8:15pm.

Fort Myers Beach Film Festival will feature a family movie. The movie starts at 8:15 p.m. Visit www.fmbfilmfest.com for more information. Bring your own blanket or chair! No coolers. Refreshments will be available for purchase.  All proceeds benefit the Friends of the Mound House. CDC guidelines apply to this program. 239-765-0865

Fireworks Fridays
CenturyLink Sports Complex
14100 6 Mile Cypress Pkwy, Fort Myers
Friday, September 17 • 7 p.m.

Be sure to stick around after the game to enjoy our Post-Game Fireworks! It’s Outdoors Night with the Mussels! Dress in your best outdoors gear and we’ll be giving away outdoors themed prizes during the game!  Mighty Mussels vs Tampa Tarpons. www.milb.com

Sat – 18
All-Abilities Kids Storytime
Lakes Regional Library
15290 Bass Road, Fort Myers
Saturday, Sept. 18 • 10 a.m.

For ages 3-12 and caregivers. This storytime emphasizes books, music and sensory experiences designed for children with adaptive needs and their families. Using visual schedule boards, stories are told through multiple modalities and are followed by sensory activities that may include bubbles, movement and songs. The library’s welcoming environment creates a positive storytime experience in a quieter environment with reduced sensory stimuli. Class size is limited to ten children, plus their parents or caregiver. 239-479-4636

Painting under the Oaks
Whispering Oaks Farm
5330 Dana Rd, Fort Myers
Saturday, September 18 • 8:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Spend your morning painting with the guidance of an artist, under our live oak trees. Enjoy the unique experience of an art class surrounded by goats, chickens, turkeys and rabbits. All experience levels welcome! Supplies provided include: 16×20 canvas, paint brushes, paint. Bottled water will be provided.  
www.whisperingoaksfarmswfl.com

Bark in the Park
CenturyLink Sports Complex
14100 6 Mile Cypress Pkwy, Fort Myers
Saturday, September 18 • 7 p.m.

Saturday home games are for Bark in the Park! All fans are invited to bring their dog with them to the game! Be sure to arrive early as the first 500 fans get a Mussels T-Shirt. Mighty Mussels vs Tampa Tarpons. www.milb.com

Little Leapers –  Fall Festival
Sky Zone Trampoline Park
14181 S Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
September 18-19 • 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Little Leapers is a fun, high-energy play adventure, created for parents and little ones to enjoy together. For children 5 years old and under.   239-313-5448 

Sun – 19
SWFLSteamCon – Steampunk & Fantasy convention
Crowne Plaza Fort Myers at Bell Tower Shops
13051 Bell Tower Dr, Fort Myers
Sunday, September 19 • 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

This indoor event based in Fort Myers, FL featuring authors, craftmakers, artists & steampunk themed activities like Tea Duelling, Parasol Duelling, The Splendid Teapot Race, Hamster Wars, Costume Contests & live music! Rain or shine with air conditioning, on site bar, tea & food for sale.  www.swflsteamcon.com

SW Florida Peace Day
Wa-Ke-Hatchee Park
16760 Bass Road, Fort Myers
Sunday, September 19 • 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The day will include kids’ activities, rides, belly dancers, a sword dancing show, kids sing-along, face painting, local vendors, unique artisans, live art, yoga, blood drive and live entertainment. A food drive is planned to benefit the local ACT Shelter and a pet food and supply drive will benefit the Gulf Coast Humane Society. 239-560-5224

Full Moon Night Hike
Calusa Nature Center and Planetarium, 
3450 Ortiz Ave., Fort Myers
Sunday, September 19 • 8-10 p.m.

Come out to CNCP for our monthly night hike! Learn about the night sky, look for bats, and maybe call in an owl as we explore our trails after sunset! Spaces are limited for this all-ages event, so make sure to sign up soon!  $15 per person. 239-275-3435

Tue – 21
Footloose GTK (Getting to Know) The Musical
Fort Myers Theatre
16120 San Carlos Blvd #5a, Fort Myers
Saturday, September 21, 1-3 p.m. 

Footloose celebrates the exhilaration of youth, the wisdom of listening to one another, and the power of forgiveness, Footloose celebrates the wisdom of listening to young people, guiding them with a warm heart and an open mind. 239-323-6570

Free Family Art Labs
Alliance for the Arts, 
10091 McGregor Blvd., Fort Myers
Saturday, September 21 • 10 a.m. – Noon

Make creativity part of your family routine the 3rd Saturday of each month during Family Art Lab! Drop in for free, hands-on family fun from 10 a.m. to noon. Explore something new every month like art making, gallery activities, games and more – all inspired by artworks on view in the gallery, famous artists, national holidays and artistic traditions around the world. Come ready to imagine and create! After the fun, peruse local produce and products at our GreenMarket. Details for each program will be posted as soon as they are available. Recommended for ages five and older, but all ages and abilities are encouraged to participate. 239-939-2787

Fishing Clinic
Lovers Key State Park
8700 Estero Blvd., Fort Myers Beach
Tuesday, September 21 • 10 a.m.

Join a Park Naturalist to learn a variety of tackle and fresh bait rigs, find out the best places to drop a line, and learn about the rules and regulations that pertain to game fishing in Southwest Florida. You might even learn a few of the “secrets” our local fishermen swear by. Reservations are required.  Call 239-463-4588. Regular entrance fees apply.

Wed – 22
Nature at Noon Series: 
Butterflies in Lovers Key
Lovers Key State Park
8700 Estero Blvd., Fort Myers Beach
Wednesday, September 22 • Noon

Join a Park Naturalist in our new Discovery Center. Learn about the fascinating species of butterflies and moths that visit us here in Lovers Key State Park, in this beautiful maritime hammock. Maybe learn some of the native flowering plants that will attract them to your yard. Reservations are required.  239-463-4588 
Regular entrance fees apply.

Farm Tour
Whispering Oaks Farm
5330 Dana Rd, Fort Myers
Wednesday, September 22 • Noon – 2 p.m.

Do you love Goats, Rabbits, Turkeys and other animals? Escape the hustle and bustle and come spend some time down on our farm. Ages 6+  www.whisperingoaksfarmswfl.com

Little Leapers
Sky Zone Trampoline Park, 
14181 S Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
Wednesday, September 22 • 10 a.m. – noon

Little Leapers is a fun, high-energy play adventure, created for parents and little ones to enjoy together. We welcome children 5 years old and under. 239-313-5448

Sat – 25
Super Saturday Estuaries Celebration 
Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center
300 Tower Road, Naples
Saturday, September 25 • 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Mini Guided-Boat Tours –  $20 per person Pre-registration Required. (Free Entrance to the Environmental Learning Center with purchase of boat tour) – Registration for boat tours open Sept. 7th at RookeryBay.org/#estuariesday Kid’s Crafts and Guided Activities include: “What’s Under the Microscope” Labs for all ages, Interactive Trivia, Scavenger Hunt, “Rediscover Rookery Bay” Film Festival, Discounts in Nature Store, Touch Tank Estuary Encounter, Feed the Fish with the Aquarist, Guided exhibits by Docents, Butterfly Garden and Meditation Area and more. Adults: $8. Children Ages 6-12: $5 and Children Under 6: FREE.  239-530-5959

Little Leapers – Fall Festival
Sky Zone Trampoline Park
14181 S Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
Saturday, September 25 • 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Little Leapers is a fun, high-energy play adventure, created for parents and little ones to enjoy together. For children 5 years old and under. 239-313-5448 

Key Lime & Tropical Fest
Fishermen’s Village
1200W. Rette Esplanande, Punta Gorda
Saturday, September 25 • Noon – 4 p.m.

Don’t miss our family friendly Key Lime & Tropical Fest featuring live music, specialty vendors, festival glitter tattoos, Jeff the Juggler magic show, shopping and dining all in one convenient location. 941-639-8721

Royal Party
Four Freedoms Park
4818 Tarpon Ct, Cape Coral
Saturday, September 25 • 10 a.m. – noon

Come dressed in your favorite royal garment and believe that you are walking through a royal courtyard. Crafts, activities, music and dancing can be enjoyed by all. Parents, share 
in the fun, wear your costume, and take lots of pictures to capture this memorable event. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Age: 2 – 6.   239-574-0804

Sun – 26
Fort Myers Cosplay Con 2021
Alliance for the Arts
10091 McGregor Blvd., Fort Myers
Sunday, September 26 • 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

This convention is full of everything you look forward to at conventions, all in one event! Tabletop games, helpful demos and workshops, LARP sessions, cosplay mini shoots, informative panels from local experts in the field, cosplay contests for craftsmanship and showmanship – and the list continues to grow! Tickets are $20 per person and must be purchased in advance. Children under 10 are free. 239-939-2787

Little Leapers – Peppa Pig
Sky Zone Trampoline Park
14181 S Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
Sunday, September 26 
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Little Leapers is a fun, high-energy play adventure, created for parents and little ones to enjoy together. For children 5 years old and under.   239-313-5448 

Rally Day & Church Picnic 
Holy Trinity Presbyterian Church  
19251 N Tamiami Trail,North Fort Myers
Sunday, September 26 • 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Join Holy Trinity and WayFM for food trucks, music, games and more! 239-567-2246

Wed – 29 
Little Leapers
Sky Zone Trampoline Park, 
14181 S Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
Wednesday, September 29  • 10 a.m. – noon

Little Leapers is a fun, high-energy play adventure, created for parents and little ones to enjoy together. We welcome children 5 years old and under. 239-313-5448

Thu – 30
Family Glow Party
Sky Zone Trampoline Park
14181 S Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers
Thursdays • 6 p.m.

A fun time filled with family music for even the youngest jumpers, hula hoop games, limbo and fun contests.  239-313-5448

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