Events And Fun Facts

  • 1Apr2010

    Sanibel Kiwanis Diners Delight Books Are Here

    Sanibel Real Estate
    Kiwanis Coupon Books are HERE! From April 13, 2010 to December 18th, 2010 you can enjoy a BUY ONE GET ONE FREE ENTREE at 26 different Sanibel and Captiva area dining locations. The Diner's Delight coupon books only cost $30/each and pay for themselves quickly! If you would like to purchase one, contact Eric Pfeifer or any local Kiwanis member. Your contribution, through the purchase of this book, will help the Sanibel-Captiva Kiwanis Club continue its program to establish a perpetual educational trust account for Sanibel High School graduates interested in continued education.

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  • 10Mar2010

    Marty Harrity Retires as Tee Ball Coach and Mentor

    Sanibel Real Estate
    The Sanibel Fields were busy Saturday March 6th as the first Tee Ball players of the season crowded the fields. What they didn't know was that this day would mark the end of an era. Coach Marty, would be doing his famous "Turtle" stretch for last time that day and saying farwell to the game and the kids after 25 years of coaching.

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    Posted By:Eric Pfeifer
  • 9Mar2010

    Living Sanibel - A Nature Guide to Sanibel & Captiva Islands

    Sanibel Real Estate
    Living Sanibel is a must have for any Sanibel & Captiva Island resident or visitor who loves the nature that surrounds us. "Living Sanibel" or as my daughter refers to it "Sanibel Alive" is truly a labor of love.

    Authored by Charlie Sobczak, a local Author, Fishing Expert, fellow Realtor and Friend, "Living Sanibel" is the most comprehensive book of it's kind to date. For any nature lover, one would need to carry several guides to encompass the chapters included in Charlie's newest book. The photography alone is reason enough to add this book to your collection.

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  • 4Mar2010

    Sanibel Island Shell Fair

    Sanibel Real Estate
    Yes, it's that time of year again when shell collectors gather from around the world to display some of the most extraordinary collections of univalves and bivalves (sea shells). Why Sanibel Island? Sanibel is one of the World's best shelling beaches because of the number of species of shells that our surrounding waters support.

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  • 28Jan2010

    Sanibel's only Crocodile is Gone

    Sanibel Real Estate
    The cold spell Sanibel experienced recently was too much for the island's long time Crocodile resident. Often seen sunning along the bank of the Ding Darling Wildlife Drive and frequent visitor in Chateau Sur Mer's lake, the giant reptile could not survive our record cold temperatures.

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  • 25Jan2010

    Dancing with the Sanibel Stars

    Sanibel Real Estate
    Dancing with the Sanibel Stars was a tremendous success. This event benefiting the Sanibel Community Center sold out quickly. Tickets to the event were so popular that the event was broadcast live at the Dunes Golf and Tennis Club, Beachview Country Club, the Sanctuary Golf Club, Doc Fords, and the Lazy Flamingo!

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  • 19Jan2010

    Florida Emergency Fishing Rules Activated

    Sanibel homes for sale
    Due to the recent cold weather and lower than normal temperatures in the Gulf of Mexico, the State Fish and Wildlife Conservation commission has issued an emergency order to extend the current winter closure of Snook harvest until September 1st.

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  • 14Jan2010
    Warmer Weather Good News for Snook!

    Warmer Weather Good News for Snook!

    As the cold weather has gripped most of the country, even sunny, subtropical Sanibel Island experienced record low temperatures. Local fish suffered major losses due to unusually cold water. Schools of Snook found refuge in many of the warmer canals and waterways. Shocked by the extreme cold, fish seemed to be in a catatonic state as they swam in what appeared to be slow motion. In this state, the fish will eventually starve to death.

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