The City of Palms Youth Choir of the Fort Myers Mastersingers is now recruiting young singers for their upcoming sixth season. Rehearsals are held weekly on Tuesday evenings at New Hope Presbyterian Church in Fort Myers. The City of Palms Youth Choir is an auditioned choral program for singers grades 2 – 12 that provides young singers valuable artistic, vocal and performance experience. Past seasons have included performances at Barbara.
The Lakes Park Enrichment Foundation invites the Southwest Florida community to participate in its 12th annual “Scarecrows in the Park” competition. Entries will be exhibited Oct. 15 – 31 throughout the Children’s Garden at Lakes Regional Park, 7330 Gladiolus Drive, Fort Myers. Families, associations, clubs, businesses, community groups, scout groups, youth groups and individuals are encouraged to compete. This year’s competition is “Easier, simpler and Just as Much Fun”! Like.
By Maureen Chodaba Breast cancer is a terrible disease that has affected so many people in so many horrific ways. Like a thief in the night, it has stolen the lives of so many we love among our family and friends, both men and women. The American Cancer Society invites you to join us in stealing back from this thief the evening of Oct. 2 at 5 p.m. at Paradise.
The tastiest 21-day event in Southwest Florida is back for its sixth year (founded in 2016).The 2021 Sizzle Dining (Restaurant Week) event will take place from Sept. 9 – 29 with 30 plus participating restaurants from Cape Coral down to Marco Island and everywhere tasty in-between. Now only held once a year, Sizzle Dining is now a three-week long, annual, community-driven event that celebrates the culinary landscape in both Lee.
Here are some of our favorite choices for fall classes for kids in 2021: Cape Coral Parks & Recreation Are you looking for an activity your child will enjoy? Wm. Bill Austen Youth Center is offering fall classes full of excitement and fun! Now offering Intro to Dance, Pokemon Trading, Messy Science and Video Game Club. Classes are $20 per month per child and meet weekly. Call for details on.
The IMAG History & Science Center is holding its Annual Community Day on Saturday, Aug. 14 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. with half-off admission all day. IMAG Community Day will feature a Hurricane Preparedness Seminar presented by NBC2 and its meteorology team at 10:30 a.m. and a Q&A at 11:30 a.m. including a visit from the NBC2 Doppler Radar Storm Tracker Truck. In addition, the Lee County Sheriff Department.
Children’s YouTube sensation Blippi has announced additional cities on the tour across North America, with a date at Hertz Arena in Estero on Aug. 8 at 2 p.m. Blippi The Musical is set to bring the vivacious, energetic, and educational children’s character from the screen to the stage for an all-ages extravaganza of fun, dancing, singing and meeting amazing new friends onstage. Tickets for Blippi The Musical are on sale.
By Lt. Gregory S. Bueno, Florida Highway Patrol Welcome back to school, Southwest Florida! This coming 2021-2022 school year is probably the most anticipated start of a school year…EVER! After a year of many changes and adjustments to our way of life, exciting times are now upon us as school is soon to be back in session. Students will soon be devoting their full, in-person attention to all things academic,.
Mary Lou and Chad Gamez-Shepard have started a fun, new party rental business for Southwest Florida. The Bounce House People is a licensed and insured LLC that services Charlotte, Collier and Lee counties. Imagine the fun of being inside the Millennium Falcon with Chewbacca, C3PO and R2D2. Or going through an obstacle course and waterslide with the Avengers or a Disney Princess. The Bounce House People have custom built and.
Nickelodeon and VStar Entertainment Group present PAW Patrol Live! “The Great Pirate Adventure,” an action-packed, music-filled production. The PAW Patrol is back and on a roll in person and live on stage. Ryder and your favorite pups have been working hard to get back on the road and they are ready to roll to Fort Myers Sept. 22 and 23 at the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall at FSW..
Florida Repertory Theatre presents Bulletproof Backpack by Eric Coble as part of the Education Department’s 2021-2022 Conservatory season. Conceived and directed by Florida Rep education director Kody C Jones, the new play runs Aug. 11 – 15 in the Historic Arcade Theatre and features a cast of local teens and young professionals. Tickets are $25 and $20. Bulletproof Backpack is a world-premiere co-commission with Oregon Children’s Theatre and comes from.
The Multicultural Centre of SWFL is once again hosting Lee County’s biggest back-to-school outreach event, the Big Backpack Event. Celebrating its 22nd year, the event is taking place at the Fort Myers Skatium this Sunday, July 25 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Multicultural Centre will provide the first 2,000 students ages 5 to 12 with new backpacks and school supplies, as well as full grocery bags to the.