THE SANIBEL SCHOOL ELECTRONIC FLYER for 10-9-17
“The Sanibel School is neither endorsing nor sponsoring these events, products or services nor endorsing the view of any sponsoring organizations included in our electronic flyer”
Note: All flyers of community events included in the school e-mail must be approved through the required District approval process. Please e-mail Ellen Galioto at [email protected] if you would like a copy of the Electronic Flyer or Hand out flyer Approval Procedures guidelines for your organization.
“FOR PROFIT” BUSINESS ADS
For- profit business/organizations ads:
- 1-5 lines/100 characters per line/weekly $25.00
- 6-10 lines/100 characters per line/weekly $50.00
- 1-5 lines/100 character per line/ monthly $75.00
- 6-10 lines/100 character per line/monthly $150.00
Please contact Ellen Galioto by email [email protected] or 239-472-1617 for complete details and guidelines in placing an ad.
RECREATION CENTER NEWS
ELEMENTARY AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM
Fall Trimester Runs August 10th – November 3rd, 2017
Registration is now available for the 2017-2018 Sanibel Recreation Center After School Program Fall Trimester. The After School program runs Monday through Friday from 2:10 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. throughout the school year. It is available for children ages kindergarten through fifth grade. Sessions will require re-enrollment during each designated trimester and must be pre-purchased prior to the start of each session. For more info, call the Sanibel Recreation Center at (239) 472-0345.
TEENS AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM
Fall Trimester Runs August 10th – November 3rd, 2017
Registration is now available for the new 2017-2018 Sanibel Recreation Center Teen Scene After School Program Fall Trimester. The Teen Scene After School program runs Monday through Friday from 2:10 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. throughout the school year. It is available for children in sixth through eighth grade. Teens will enjoy a variety of on and off property activities throughout each school week including community service opportunities. Transportation for island activities will be provided via the City Teen Scene van. A full schedule will be available at the Recreation Center front desk. Sessions will require re-enrollment during each designated trimester and must be purchased prior to the start of each session. For more info, call the Sanibel Recreation Center at (239) 472-0345.
SWAT is a youth swim team program for ages 5 to 18 designed to improve stroke technique and to build endurance. Participants must be able to swim the length of the pool (25 yards) in order to participate. In addition to becoming members of Sanibel Water Attack Team, swimmers will get a chance to join Swim Florida for competitions. Stop by or call the Sanibel Recreation Center at (239) 472-0345 for more information on practice times and fee options.
COSTUME DONATIONS The Daisy and Brownie Girl Scouts for their first service project this year are going to be collecting gently used or new Halloween costumes for elementary age children. Parts of Lee County are still dealing with flood water in their homes and may still be displaced. At this difficult and financially stressful time for these families the Girl Scouts would like to add some normalcy into the children’s lives and take care of an added expensive for the family. If you have donations free of stains and tears you can contact: Lindsay Peelman at [email protected] and we will accept your donation and help to distribute it to the eastern parts of our county. Thank You, and I hope you’re all safe, dry, and well!
DING DARLING DAYS FREE Family Fun Day kicks off a week of "Ding" Darling Days activities on Sunday, Oct. 15, from 9:45 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Refuge Visitor & Education Center. Highlights include free giveaways, free narrated tram tours, live wildlife presentations, a Butterfly House by the Butterfly Estate, archery (for kids 10 and older), nature crafts, and free hot dogs. Visit www.dingdarlingdays.com for a complete schedule of the week's activities or call 472-1100.
THE CHILDREN'S EDUCATION CENTER OF THE ISLANDS (CECI)
Invites community members to its 3rd annual Pigs in Paradise pig roast on Saturday, October 14 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the preschool, 350 Casa Ybel Road. The family-friendly evening will feature pigs roasted in two different styles by CECI parents. Admission will include roasted pork, sides, beverages and a milkshake & cookie bar. Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 at the door and $10 for children ages 13 to 18. Kids 12 and under are free. To buy event tickets, become a sponsor or donate items to the silent auction, please call Ms. Cindy at 472-4538 or [email protected].
AFTER SCHOOL CAST NETTING
For the month of October 2017, Sanibel Sea School will offer cast netting lessons for elementary and middle school students. This is an after school program designed for kids to learn how to use cast nets for the first time, or to hone their existing skills. Cast netting techniques and sight fishing for forage fish will be covered, and we will visit different locations to test our throwing abilities. Students will build their skills over this series in time to compete in the Annual Esperanza Woodring Memorial Cast Net Rodeo, to be held on November 4th.
Sanibel Sea School will pick up students from the Sanibel Recreation Center at 3:30 PM and parent pick up will be at Sanibel Sea School (455 Periwinkle Way) at 5:30 PM. Parents are also welcome to drop off their students at Sanibel Sea School.
Tuesdays in October-10/10, 10/17 and 10/24 from 3:30 - 5:30 PM. Open to Grades K-8
$20 per session. $75 for 4 class series
YOUNG CHEFS ‘COOKING SERIES AT THE COMMUNITY HOUSE
On November 6th, from 2:30-5:30, students at the Culinary Education Center will travel to India to learn to make Papadums, Raita Dip, Mango Chutney, Vegetable Tikka Masala, Chicken Korma, and Cardamom Cookies. Join us to learn new culinary skills and try new flavors!
Classes are designed for students 8 years old and up; $35 per child includes the meal prepared in class.
Registration and payment are due by October 30th. Contact [email protected] or 239-472-2155
ANNIE DOG AUDITIONS
Creative Theater Workshop is a non-profit educational children’s theater company on Sanibel Island. Do you have a kid friendly dog who could play the part of Sandy? Bring out your pet this Saturday, October 7th at 1:30pm located at the Sanibel Community Church for an audition for his/her starring role! Your lovable pet can be any breed (no aggressive breeds please). Each dog will need to come, sit and stay on command. We are asking for a $10 donation per audition. The money raised will go towards the non kill shelter and the church. We are looking for two shining stars to share the role! Please make sure you are available for the performances. More information is located online ctw.life
ANNIE KIDS PERFORMANCE
Creative Theater Workshop is a non-profit educational children’s theater company on Sanibel Island. Join us at the Sanibel Community House for the production of Annie Kids. Annie is determined to find the parent who abandoned her years ago on the doorstep of an orphanage run by the cruel Miss Hannigan. Annie eventually foils Miss Hannigan’s evil plan, finding a new home and family in billionaire, Oliver Warbucks and the lovable mutt named Sandy. Performances are on October 13th at 7pm, October 14th at 7:00pm and October 15th at 4:00pm & 6:00pm. Tickets are only $8 (18 & under) and $10 for adults. Buy online at Sanibeltickets.com Sponsored by MacKoul Pediatrics of Fort Myers.
AFTER-SCHOOL @ SANLIB
Clique (4th-6th grade) Tuesdays at 3 p.m. and Crew (K-3rd grade) Thursdays at 3 p.m. Each is tailored to the group’s age levels. Crafting, building, making, playing with books and a snack thrown in. Bessie the R.E.A.D. dog is scheduled for rain-free Thursdays at 4 p.m. Questions? Contact [email protected] or 239.472.2483.
TEEN ADVISORY GROUP OCT. 12 @ SANLIB Get involved in what's happening at Sanibel Public Library! Middle (and high school) students are invited to participate and share ideas for future programs and activities. Time with TAG = community service time! From 5-6 p.m. For teens ages 12-18. Questions? Contact [email protected] or 239.472.2483.
LOGOS OWL ABOUT ME NIGHT
Who’s coming? All the LOGOS kids, ages 3 years old through 5th grade on Wednesday, October 11. It all happens at Sanibel Community Church. 1740 Periwinkle Way from 3:30 pm – 6:45 pm. Kids can wear brown or anything with an owl or woodland creature on it. For more information call Kathy Cramer 239-472-2684 or email [email protected]
FALL FAMILY FUN AT THE COMMUNITY HOUSE
On October 29th, from 4-6 pm, join Chef Jarred for Pumpkin Carving and Decorating along with a cooking class on Roasted Pumpkin Seeds and Glazed Pumpkin Spice Cake with Ginger Whipped Cream. $35 per person includes pumpkin, art supplies, and goodies. For reservations call 239-472-2155.
On October 31st, from 5-7 pm, the annual Costumes and Candy Carnival will feature carnival games, prizes, hayrides, and a dining area serving $2.00 meals. Show off your favorite costume! Admission is just one bag of Trick-or-Treat candy.