Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander Newsen-usFri, 15 Feb 2019 18:36:50 EDTFri, 15 Feb 2019 18:36:50 EDT'Ding' Darling kicks off 68-acre land acquisition campaign its annual Go Wild for "Ding" fundraiser on Feb. 13, the "Ding" Darling Wildlife Society-Friends of the Refuge announced its campaign to raise $9.5 million to purchase 68 acres of Sanibel property adjacent to the J.N.Thu, 14 Feb 2019 00:00:00 EDTLecture reveals perplexing relationship between monarchs, milkweed Anurag Agrawal will present a free program about his book, "Monarchs and Milkweed: A Migrating Butterfly, a Poisonous Plant, and Their Remarkable Story of Coevolution," on Feb. 22 at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.Wed, 13 Feb 2019 00:00:00 EDT'Ding' Darling film series to air 'Saving Sea Turtles' seventh annual "Ding" Darling Wednesday Film Series will continue its biweekly showings on Feb. 20 with a showing of "Saving Sea Turtles: Preventing Extinction." It will take place at 1 p.m. in the Visitor & Education Center at the J.N.Wed, 13 Feb 2019 00:00:00 EDTSanibel Recreation Center registering youth for Fun Day is open for Fun Days on Feb. 18-19 from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Sanibel Recreation Center, at 3880 Sanibel Captiva Road, Sanibel. It will offer a variety of athletic games, craft projects and special entertainment.Wed, 13 Feb 2019 00:00:00 EDTHistorical village expands, improves packing house Sanibel Historical Museum and Village recently completed a renovation of its Packing House, the building that houses the artifacts that are not currently on displa.Wed, 13 Feb 2019 00:00:00 EDT