Category: Kids & Children

Lee School Superintendent To Be Speaker At Monthly Republican Women’s Luncheon

Lee School Superintendent To Be Speaker At Monthly Republican Women’s Luncheon Dr. Greg Adkins - Superintendent of Lee County Schools

Dr. Greg Adkins, Superintendent of Lee County Schools, will be the featured speaker at the Friday, April 16, Fort Myers Republican Women’s luncheon.  Adkins will discuss “The State of Our Schools.”  A question-and-answer session will follow their formal presentations. The public is invited to attend the luncheon and the program, which will be held at […]

Feeding Lehigh Acres Children No Child Should Go Hungry In East Lee

Feeding Lehigh Acres Children No Child Should Go Hungry In East Lee

By Cecilia Arnold COVID-19 has been devastating for families in East Lee as it has for millions of people around the globe. Jobs have been terminated, businesses have closed, and lives have been lost. The result has been homelessness and hunger. Residents are scared and struggling to feed their families. For many, Blessings in a […]

Christ United Methodist Church To Hold Easter Egg Hunt

Christ United Methodist Church To Hold Easter Egg Hunt

By Alyssa Stoner Springtime is here in Southwest Florida! Christ United Methodist Church, sponsored by the East Lee County Chamber of Commerce, is hosting a community Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 3, 2021 – Egg basket pickup opens at 10am. The event is broken up into different age groups and scheduled at a certain […]

ATTENTION LOCAL Business Owners And Vendors

ATTENTION LOCAL Business Owners And Vendors Easter Egg Hunt

We NEED your support – It’s almost time! We still need to reach our goal to make this special Easter event happen for the kids on Saturday, APRIL 3 from 10AM – 2PM. Don’t miss out! Businesses Looking for marketing exposure? If you’d like to donate or participate, we need exhibitors ASAP. Must present a […]

New After School Program Launches To Help Students With Homework And Assignments

New After School Program Launches To Help Students With Homework And Assignments

The School District of Lee County is launching a new after school program to provide students with help completing homework and class assignments.  “Connect with LEE” will use Zoom to Connect students with Live Educational Experts. “We are excited to push out a new initiative from the Curriculum and Instruction Department,” says Director of Curriculum […]

North Fort Myers High School Wins A Coveted State Farm Teacher Assist Grant!

North Fort Myers High School Wins A Coveted State Farm Teacher Assist Grant!

North Fort Myers, FL. Feb. 10, 2021 – In January, teachers throughout the state of Florida submitted innovative teaching ideas to the grant committee of State Farm ® Teacher Assist.  Hundreds of entries from around the state flooded in. The State Farm ® Teacher Assist grant committee culled the entries to 200. Then they deliberated over the […]

The Young Five Program Now Accepting Students

The Young Five Program Now Accepting Students

New opportunity for kindergarten age children The School District of Lee County is excited to announce that The Young Five Program is currently accepting its first students.  The Young Five Program is for students who are eligible for kindergarten and would benefit from an extra year of social and emotional development. “The Young Five Program […]

SH Modern Art Launches Location In Southwest Florida Partnering With Veggies To Table To Raise Funds For Hungry School Children

SH Modern Art Launches Location In Southwest Florida Partnering With Veggies To Table To Raise Funds For Hungry School Children

Fort Myers, Florida, [January 18, 2021]- With affiliations in Boston, New Orleans and San Francisco, SH Modern Art has now launched in Fort Myers Florida. Bringing over 30 years of experience in the art industry, SH Modern services include art advisory and consultation, artistrepresentation and buying and selling artwork. In the months of December and […]

SAVE THE DATE: 13th Annual SWFL Wine & Food Fest Set For April 24

SAVE THE DATE: 13th Annual SWFL Wine & Food Fest Set For April 24

Join us for the 13th annual SWFL Wine & Food Fest on Saturday, April 24, 2021! This very special evening will help bring children out of the darkness and into the light, literally, with the opening of the new SWFL Children’s Charities Eye Institute of Golisano Children’s Hospital. The evening will include a virtual event […]

Kids’ Minds Matter Announces March 18 Mental Health Event: Unmasking The Epidemic

Kids’ Minds Matter Announces March 18 Mental Health Event: Unmasking The Epidemic

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Jan. 28, 2021) – It is no secret that COVID-19 has impacted our community, businesses, nonprofits and families. The isolation and uncertainty have also led to long-term mental health implications. To help address the mental health impacts to area children, Kids’ Minds Matter is holding a free “Unmasking the Epidemic” virtual event […]

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