May 4, 2015

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"History Comes to Life" The Collage Art of John M. Williams

May 4, 2015 - May 30, 2015

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

The Naples Depot Museum is pleased to present “History Comes to Life” The Collage Art of John M. Williams on display April 1- May 30, 2015. Williams brings history to life in his vibrant portraits created from small pieces of cut paper.  As an autistic artist, Williams sees his work as a metaphor for his daily life and encourages the viewer to delve into the character of his...

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"Songs of the Heart” abstract landscapes by Joanne Rafferty

May 4, 2015 - May 14, 2015

Joann Rafferty’s splashes of vibrant color and quick line convey not just a lively style and pure technique, but her intense joy in her art and a deep appreciation for the forms found in the many faces of land, sky and sea. Her landscapes are layered in deep, rich colors with wonderful textures of exotic hand-made papers, metallics, collage and glass beads.  A new collection of works...

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Unearthed: Dinosaurs in the Garden

May 4, 2015 - Jul 5, 2015

Features 10 animatronic dinosaurs throughout the grounds. These life-sized replicas move and growl, incorporating key details from paleontological findings and research from around the world. Spanning the Mesozoic Era, from the Triassic to the Cretaceous, these terrific creatures will primarily be located in two gardens: the Kathleen and Scott Kapnick Brazilian Garden and the Karen and Robert...

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Pure Naples Offers Specials During "CityFest 2015"

May 4, 2015 - May 9, 2015

CityFest 2015 is just around the corner, and Pure Naples is thrilled to be a part of the festivities! This year’s event begins Saturday, May 2 and runs through Saturday, May 9, offering a wide variety of local activities and events for all ages to enjoy.   Throughout CityFest, Pure Naples is offering free fuel on Jet Ski and boat rentals. With Jet Ski and boat rentals, guests can create...

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American Dream Seekers

May 4, 2015 - Jun 30, 2015

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

Entrepreneurial Competition Entrepreneurs, inventors, creators and innovators are invited to send in a submission to American Dream Seekers from February 1-June 30. After 3 qualification Rounds, only 50 qualifiers will be invited to pitch their products on Event Day, October 24, 2015 in Fort Myers. Five Finalists will be selected to pitch their product to Finals Judges composed of...

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Lafayette: Apostle of Liberty exhibit at Collier County Museum

May 4, 2015 - May 28, 2015

Marquis de Lafayette (1757-1834) played a major role in the birth of the United States.  At age 20, he booked passage from France to join the American Insurgents.  George Washington gave him the rank of Major General.  In 1779, he returned to France and persuaded King Louis XVI to send an expeditionary corps overseas.  His second trip to America in 1780 was recognized by his...

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Gods and Heroes: Masterpieces from the École des Beaux-Arts, Paris at The Baker Museum

May 4, 2015 - May 17, 2015

When it comes to art academies, there is possibly none more significant and star-studded than Paris’ École des Beaux-Arts. The Baker Museum has landed a number of its masterpieces—most previously unseen outside the school—for a titan of an exhibit that lives up to its title: Gods and Heroes. Submerge yourself in 17th to 19th century works of epic proportions:...

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The Last Romance at Sugden Community Theatre

May 4, 2015 - May 16, 2015

A romantic comedy of unrequited love that ends with a happy wedding, but not before the various characters fall prey to love and hurt. Yellow stockings, false letters, and ridiculous sword fights ensue. Some confusions sort out well and some do not, but the characters are memorable, the language sublime and the clowns sing. What more could you want from a Saturday morning in...

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History Comes to Life—The Collage Art of John M. Williams exhibit

May 4, 2015 - May 30, 2015

The Naples Depot Museum is pleased to present “History Comes to Life” The Collage Art of John M. Williams on display April 1- May 30, 2015. John Williams brings history to life in his vibrant portraits created from small pieces of cut paper. As an autistic artist, Williams sees his work as a metaphor for his daily life and encourages the viewer to delve into the character of his...

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