Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander, 16 Nov 2018 04:50:33 EDTFri, 16 Nov 2018 04:50:33 EDT Launch to raise funds for island conservation initiatives its Strawless on Sanibel campaign coming to fruition with the city's recent passing of a ban on plastic straws, Coastal Keepers will its unveil new planned initiatives at an upcoming fundraise.Thu, 15 Nov 2018 00:00:00 EDTGallery to showcase lifelong work of Hollis Garland Jeffcoat first exhibit to open the new season at the Watson MacRae Gallery on Sanibel will showcase the lifelong work of abstract expressionist painter Hollis Garland Jeffcoat, who passed away in April.Thu, 15 Nov 2018 00:00:00 EDTTarpon Lodge, Calusa Indian mound excursion to resume Cruises' tour focused on the centuries of local fishing cultures is returning for season. Running from Nov.Thu, 15 Nov 2018 00:00:00 EDTLet's Go Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation will host "Evenings at the Homestead: The Water Crisis of 2018" on Nov. 15 from 7 to 8 p.m. in the pavilion at the Bailey Homestead Preserv.Thu, 15 Nov 2018 00:00:00 EDTPlanting takes place at Bailey Tract Nov. 9, the J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge's staff planted 4,300 more plugs of native cordgrass along the north and south sides of the Tarpon Bay Slough pond as part of the Bailey Tract marsh habitat restoration project.Thu, 15 Nov 2018 00:00:00 EDT