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Captiva Public Meetings

The following public meetings/hearings are scheduled: - May 10: Captiva Erosion Prevention District monthly meeting at 1 p.m. in the Ding Darling Room at the 'Tween Waters Island Resort & Spa, at 15951 Captiva Drive, Captiva, and via Zoom. For more information or the agenda, visit ...

Local businesses giving back

Community Housing and Resources hosts a Give Back Wednesday campaign at one of its supporter’s locations, with the location donating a percentage of its daily sales to CHR. The next one will take place on May 5 on at Coco y Cabana, MacIntosh Books and Paper, Priscilla’s of Sanibel, T2 ...

Business Notes

CHAMBER TO HOST VIRTUAL BUSINESS MEETING The Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce will hold its next virtual business meeting on May 12 starting at noon via Zoom. South Florida Water Management District Governing Board Chairman Chauncey Goss and Sanibel-Captiva Conservation ...

Shell museum unveils OctoCam to view resident octopus

The Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum on Sanibel recently announced the launch of its “OctoCam” — a live-stream view of its newest star attraction, the giant Pacific octopus. The OctoCam enables viewers to watch the octopus in its aquarium in real-time online at ...

Sanibel Prescribed Fire Task Force to host burn meeting for public

During the 2021 spring-summer season, the Sanibel Prescribed Fire Task Force is planning prescribed burns on the following conservation lands: SANIBEL-CAPTIVA CONSERVATION FOUNDATION/CITY OF SANIBEL - Erick A. Lindblad Preserve U.S. FISH & WILDLIFE SERVICE, J.N. “DING" DARLING ...

Historical museum to switch to summer hours

The Sanibel Historical Museum and Village will switch to off-season summer hours on May 1. The hours of operation will be Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The museum will close on Aug. 1 and reopen on Oct. 19 for regular in-season hours, which are Tuesdays through Saturdays ...

Summer fees for Wildlife Drive

The “Ding” Darling Wildlife Society-Friends of the Refuge reported that admission fees for Wildlife Drive at the J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge remain the same after season's end. The $10 vehicle fee, however, holds good for three days of admission starting annually on May ...

First quarter report

The Sanibel and Captiva Islands Association of Realtors released the first quarter market report for the islands for 2021. The figures are based on the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) as of April 12.

Refuge welcomes new resident volunteers

The J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge offers a Resident Volunteer program to help with its staff shortfalls. Volunteers receive space and hook-ups for their RVs in exchange for their hours spent helping with maintenance, education and visitor services. In April, the refuge ...

In The Garden donates to United Way

R.S. Walsh's In The Garden recently donated $5,000 to the United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades and Okeechobee Counties. A portion of every sale at the garden center from November through March was donated to the nonprofit. In The Garden matched donations up to $50 per person. Donors were also ...