April 28, 2015

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Collier Harvest "Stamp Out Hunger" Letter Carrier's Food Drive

Apr 28, 2015 - May 9, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Collier Harvest announces the 2015 Letter Carrier’s Food Drive, going on NOW through Saturday, May 9th. Collier Harvest, the non-profit agency that manages the "Stamp Out Hunger" event locally, asks residents of Naples and Marco Island to place their non-perishable food donations by their mail boxes anytime between now and Saturday, May 9th, to be picked up by their...

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Free Clam Pass Walks

Apr 28, 2015 - Apr 30, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

A free guided walk on the boardwalk, bay and beach. Learn importance of mangrove trees, some Florida history, and meet fascinating creatures and plants that share this unique habitat. Meet your guide at the gazebo near the parking lot tram stop. Wear sun protection. Clam Pass Park is west of US 41 on Seagate Drive. Free parking with beach sticker. Approximately 2 hours. Monday - Saturdays,...

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Guided Kayak Tours

Apr 28, 2015 - Apr 30, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Two-hour guided kayak tours of Rookery Bay and its surroundings provide an up-close and personal experience of this irreplaceable national treasure. Paddle lazily through the shallows and maze-like mangrove tunnels while learning about your surroundings from an experienced guide and naturalist. The cost is $55 ($45 for members) and includes: kayak, all equipment, paddling instruction and...

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Learn More About Shell Point

Apr 28, 2015 - Apr 28, 2015

This event occurs every 2 week(s) on Tuesday.

Join Shell Point Retirement Community for an informative presentation about Shell Point's signature Lifestyle with Lifecare, followed by a narrated bus tour that will showcase the community's resort-style retirement options and amenities. Plus, learn about Shell Point’s newest neighborhood, The Estuary. Admission to the presentation and tour is free; however, seating is limited...

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Good Fortune II Leisurely Lunch Cruise

Apr 28, 2015 - Apr 30, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Coast Guard-certified captains and trained Conservancy of Southwest Florida volunteer guides steer you through mangrove-lined channels of Rookery Bay, home to an amazing array of some of the most spectacular wading birds and wildlife. Occasionally, even dolphins show up. While we can’t guarantee what surprises Mother Nature will provide, we can guarantee that this quiet pontoon boat...

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Walter Meigs mini feature

Apr 28, 2015 - Apr 30, 2015

Like Jimmy Ernst, Walter Meigs was selected for inclusion in the ART USA NOW collection in 1962 of 100 of the most famous artists in America.  This later became part of the Smithsonian's Museum of American Art collection.  His abstract landscapes were selected for inclusion in more than thirty art museums.  Walter Meigs has been represented by the Harmon-Meek Gallery since...

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Life is a Beach boat tour

Apr 28, 2015

This tour provides an opportunity to explore Keewaydin Island, a natural, living barrier island with an incredible diversity of life and some of the best shelling in Florida. Stroll the beach with your naturalist guide and learn about native plants, waves, dunes, drift algae, bivalves, crustaceans, corals, sea squirts, snails, sponges, worms, fishes, birds, reptiles, and more. In addition to...

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Good Fortune II Classic Sunset Adventure

Apr 28, 2015 - Apr 30, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Coast Guard-certified captains and trained Conservancy of Southwest Florida volunteer guides steer you through mangrove-lined channels of Rookery Bay, home to an amazing array of some of the most spectacular wading birds and wildlife. Occasionally, even dolphins show up. While we can’t guarantee what surprises Mother Nature will provide, we can guarantee that this quiet pontoon boat...

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Seize the Day for your Brain and Health

Apr 28, 2015

Improve your memory and brain power and live longer – well. Learn why people of all ages should take steps now to protect and strengthen their brain to improve their current mental power and to reduce their risk of dementia in the future.  Discover which foods and lifestyle habits harm our brains and which help our most vital organ. Christine Sullivan of Seize the Day Wellness will discuss...

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"Settling, Sweating and Swatting in the Everglades Area" by Patty Huff

Apr 28, 2015

Join Patty Huff, local historian and Friends of the Museum of the Everglades Board Member, to explore how life was so challenging in the Everglades area for early pioneers– from fishing, trading with the Seminoles up through the time Barron Collier established a company town in Everglades City. In conjunction with the Smithsonian’s “The Way We Worked” exhibition on...

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