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Merchant Of The Month
  • Edison & Ford Winter Estates

    Visitors to the Edison & Ford Winter Estates in Fort Myers will enjoy 20 acres of historical buildings, historic gardens, the Edison Botanic Research Lab and the Edison Ford Museum. The newly restored buildings include the Edison Main House, Guest House, and Caretaker’s House and the Ford House. The 1929 historic landscape is throughout the property including the award winning Moonlight Garden. The Edison Ford Museum has hundreds of inventions, artifacts and special exhibits.

    2350 McGregor Boulevard | 239-334-7419 | www.edisonfordwinterestates.org

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  • Mon, Mar 19th, 2018
    Musical Magic Carpet Ride

    Joing the Friends of the Fort Myers Library for Emmy and Peabody Award winning composer, flutist, storyteller, and lecturer, Kat Epple. She will tran..

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  • Mon, Mar 19th, 2018
    Novel Writing Workshop with Casey Walker & Karen Thompson Walker

    Join two bestselling authors as they show you how to come up with the idea for a novel, how to structure it, and how to actually begin working on your..

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  • Mon, Mar 19th, 2018
    Author Lecture: Karen Thompson Walker

    The Famous Author Lecture Series invites audiences to take part in a lunch and lecture with an acclaimed writer. Savor a lunch and lecture with this b..

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  • Wed, Mar 21st, 2018
    Around the World in 80 Films: Taiwan

    In this Oscar-nominated film, senior Master Chef Chu lives in a large house in Taipei with his three unmarried daughters, Jia-Jen, a chemistry teacher..

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