Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander Columnsen-usWed, 21 Nov 2018 11:46:25 EDTWed, 21 Nov 2018 11:46:25 EDT Happenings: Rotarians help with meal packing event, Taste of the Islands"Rotary in Action" is the catch-phrase this year for letting everyone know what Rotarians are doing in their community and beyond. Well, a recent past weekend Rotarians were an extremely busy group.Wed, 21 Nov 2018 00:00:00 EDTFaces on Faith: You are what you eat church I served in Westport, Connecticut, has hosted a Community Thanksgiving Feast for decades. Hundreds of folks every year enjoy music played by local musicians, and eat turkey with all the trimmings.Wed, 21 Nov 2018 00:00:00 EDTSafe at Sea: Boating education equals safe boating year, the U.S. Coast Guard publishes the Recreational Boating Statistics, which tracks not only the number of recreational boats and such, but also the number of boating accidents on the water.Wed, 21 Nov 2018 00:00:00 EDTShell Shocked: When 'mid-terms' had another meaning you remember the days when "mid-terms" meant something other than elections? They meant tests that were given to us in college halfway through each course. There were the mid-terms and the finals.Wed, 21 Nov 2018 00:00:00 EDTIn The Garden: Adonidia palm is easy and elegant Adonidia palm (Veitchia merrillii) is an ideal palm for a small entry or to put in a container on a pool deck or patio. The palm only grows to between 12 feet and 15 feet tall, which is rather small for palm trees.Wed, 21 Nov 2018 00:00:00 EDT