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  • Looking for a different way to get around downtown? New this year is the Nickel Ride… read more

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  • RDA Thrilled to be the 2017 Chrysalis Award Winner for Cultural Achievement by the Lee County Visitor & Convention Bureau and the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce! read more

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  • Sat, Jan 20th, 2018
    Silk Scarf Painting with Marie at Edison & Ford Winter Estates

    Third Saturday of each month, January through April, 9:30am – 2:30pm: Marie will teach a variety of techniques to inspire painters of all levels..

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  • Sat, Jan 20th, 2018
    History Saturday at the IMAG

    Interactive experiences above and beyond IMAG’s 60+ exhibits are stationed throughout the center from 11a.m. – 2p.m. These activities are included..

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  • Sat, Jan 20th, 2018
    Bacon Jam at Centennial Park

    At Bacon Jam, you’ll find a variety of creative bacon-based dishes from local restaurants and food trucks. Live music from talented local bands will..

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  • Wed, Jan 24th, 2018
    Spirit Mask Workshop with Rose Young at SBDAC

    The Weavers of Char-Lee Present Spirit Mask Workshop with Rose Young. Learn the basics of tapestry weaving; weave a 13” x 26” artwork. Interpret y..

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