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SOUTHWEST FLORIDA EVENTS
WED. May 15 ~ Cyclists of all levels are invited to take part in the worldwide Ride of Silence on Wednesday, May 15, at 7 p.m. in Fort Myers. The silence will honor cyclists who have been killed or injured while cycling on public roadways. Assemble at Centennial Park under the bridge near Heitman Street and Bay Street at 6:45 for the 7 p.m. start time. The eight-mile event is free, helmets required.
THURS. May 16 ~ The Spring Concert for the Charlotte County Youth Chorus at the Cultural Center’s Conference Center on Thursday evening, at 7:00 P.M. Admission is free, and the public is invited. 2280 Aaron St in Port Charlotte. Refreshments will be served following the concert.
FRI. May 17 ~ "Arts On The Avenue" at Coconut Point on Fashion Drive from 6 - 9 PM. Local artists will display a variety of mediums, from sculptures to painters, to photographers, and musicians, weather permitting. Coconut Point Mall in Estero, Free.
SAT. May 18 ~ Salvation Army Concert in Cambier Park in Naples from 2pm - 4pm.
SUNDAY May 19 ~ FREE Community Day at Artis-Naples from noon to 4pm. Experience the Naples Philharmonic open rehearsal, and free Museum admission. Take part in a treasure hunt! Also raffle prizes, T-Shirts, balloons, face painting, dancing, and Folk Art. More info here.
May 25 ~ Farmers Market at Cape Harbour. Succulent fruits, garden-fresh vegetables, honey and homemade breads and desserts and more. The market begins Saturday, May 25th and will be held from 8 am until noon and continue every Saturday till the end of September. 5828 Cape Harbour Dr in Cape Coral.
May 27 ~ Memorial Day
June 1 ~ Farmers Market at Cape Harbour, from 8 am until noon, every Saturday. 5828 Cape Harbour Dr in Cape Coral. Succulent fruits, garden-fresh vegetables, honey and homemade breads and desserts and more. Also June 8, 15, 22 and 29.
July 6 ~ Farmers Market at Cape Harbour. Succulent fruits, garden-fresh vegetables, honey and homemade breads and desserts and more. From 8 am until noon, every Saturday till the end of September.
July 13 & 14~ MANGO MANIA summer festival and celebration of Pine Island's Mangos and other tropical fruits. Adults $6.00, Advanced Purchase $5.00, Children under 10 are FREE. Held at the German-American Social Club2101 Pine Island Rd., Cape Coral, FL. See more info.
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The PHILHARMONIC CENTER FOR THE ARTS
see www.thephil.org for calendar
BARBARA B MANN
GULF COAST SYMPHONY
SOUTHWEST FLORIDA SYMPHONY
THE LAB THEATER
NCH Community Blood Center, see the website at givebloodcbc.org for locations and details.
Lee County: See Lee Memorial Health Systems locations: Click Here
HARRY CHAPIN FOOD BANK
The Harry Chapin Food Bank needs your help!
At the Harry Chapin Food Bank, each dollar they raise actually delivers $6 worth of food throughout Lee, Collier and surrounding counties.
One out of every 4 children in Southwest Florida now lives at or near poverty, often goes to bed hungry, and has a difficult time in school.
To give, see www.harrychapinfoodbank.org or call (239) 334-7007.