Category Archives: Past Events

The crowd had many questions after Mina Edison's story about her life in Fort Myers. The wife of Thomas Edison told how she started the Roundtable, a gathering of city organizations to improve the city without duplicating work. And of her honeymoon here--in the rain--accompanied by her in-laws, and step-children! They took the seats out of the Model...
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POW !  ZAP! If you're a comic book fan, you probably know what this was all about. This lively family-friendly event drew about 1200 attendees on Saturday, October 15, 2016. Young and younger came costumed as their favorite characters. There were special games, trivia and our guest speaker, Stephen Hayford, a STAR WARS diorama artist drew an...
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img_3256 Over 100 people attended Chef Warren Caterson's demo and entertaining talk demystifying the use of wine in cooking. With just four ingredients, he prepared a delicious fresh tuna dish that everyone got to sample....
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It was almost like she'd landed in the room! Janina Birtolo's portrayal of Amelia Earhardt earned a standing ovation...and a pledge to bring her back. Everyone knows her name. Hardly anyone knows her story. Starting with Amelia's early life--she was always an adventurer--and following her marriage and career as a...
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