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Community Highlights

By Staff | Feb 16, 2009

Cape Coral

Cape Coral Yacht Club

The Cape Coral Yacht Club, 5819 Driftwood Parkway, presents:

– Saturday: Intermediate saltwater fishing from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Cost for residents is $35 and $39 for non-residents. Registration required.

For information and to register, call 574-0806.

Tony Rotino Senior Center

The Tony Rotino Senior Center, 5817 Driftwood Parkway, presents:

– Saturday: Mystery dinner theatre variety show, presented by Over the Top Productions, from 6-9 p.m. Cost is $22 and dinner is included. Advance reservations required.

For information and to register, call 574-0807.

Rotary Park Environmental Center

The Rotary Park Environmental Center, 5505 Rose Garden Road, presents:

– Friday: Wood carving from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Cost is $50 for residents and $55 for non-residents.

– Saturday: Burrowing Owl Festival from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Requested donation of $3 for adults. Free for children under 12.

For information and to register, call 549-4606.

Lake Kennedy Senior Center

The Lake Kennedy Senior Center, 400 Santa Barbara Blvd., presents:

– Friday: Trip to see the Okeechobee Cracker Cowboy Experience. Arrive at the center by 7:15 a.m. Leave at 7:30 a.m. Cost is $78 for members and $88 for non-members.

– Sunday: An afternoon with “The Elegants” at 1:30 p.m. Doors open for lunch. Show begins at 2 p.m. Cost is $15 per person.

– Feb. 27: The 5th Annual Senior Idol. Cost is $15 per person. Applications available at the center. Entries are limited to the first 20 applicants with a $10 entry fee, add $4 for dinner. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for dinner. Event begins at 7 p.m. For information, call 574-0575.

– Mondays: Clogging classes for beginners from 11 a.m.-noon and noon-1 p.m. Cost is $6 for members and $10 for non-members.

– Mondays: Clogging classes for intermediates from 1-2 p.m. Cost is $6 for members and $10 for non-members.

– Tuesdays: Sharing Life’s Experiences meets at 1 p.m. Free for members. Cost is $4 for non-members.

– Wednesdays: Quickie jewelry crafting with Lynda Lea from 1-2:30 p.m. Cost is $14 for members and $18 for non-members. Supplies included.

– Thursdays: New dimensions inline dancing with Aida Pineda from 6-7:30 p.m. Cost is $3 for members and $7 for non-members.

Cleveland style polka dance

The Southwest Florida Polka Boosters will sponsor a Cleveland style polka dance from 2:30-6 p.m. Feb. 22 at the Cape Coral Elks hall, 4631 S.E. 10th Place. Music provided by Frank Morvacik Band. Doors open one hour before. Tickets are $12 per person. Children under 15 years of age are free if accompanied by an adult. For information, call 574-4880 or 542-3436.

Fort Myers

Open auditions

Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre, 1390 Colonial Ave., Fort Myers, is holding open auditions Feb. 28 for “Peter Pan” and “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.” Ages 8 through 14 may audition from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Ages 15 and up may audition from 2-3 p.m. Anyone interested should bring a current headshot and resume and be prepared to sing 16 bars. For information, visit: www.BroadwayPalm.com.

Garage sales

The following garage sales are planned:

– Saturday: Morgan Stanley garage sale from 7-10 a.m. at 7811 University Point, Fort Myers. For information, call 432-1326.

– Saturday: Friendship Force of Southwest Florida annual garage sale fund-raiser from 7 a.m.-noon at 1429 Terra Palma, South Fort Myers. For information, call Rayann Cummings at 482-8508.

North Fort Myers

Trash and treasure sale

Sabal Springs Arts & Crafts Association will hold a trash and treasure sale from 8 a.m.-noon Saturday at Sabal Springs Golf & Racquet Club on U.S. 41 in North Fort Myers. For information, call 731-2781.