CROW Speaker Series: Sanibel Island and Surrounding Areas Ecosystems

Next up in the Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife (CROW) Speaker Series is Unique Sanibel Island and the Surrounding Area, presented by Capt. Brian Holaway of Captain Brian on the Water. The program will be held at CROW’s Visitor Education Center and virtually over Zoom on Tuesday, March 29 at 4:15 p.m. Island ecosystems serve an important purpose. Holoway... Read More »

VIP Realty Group Annual Recognition Ceremony

During its annual recognition ceremony, VIP Realty Group awarded agents who qualified for the Champions Club, Executive Club, President’s Club and Chairman’s Club. Tina DiCharia was given the Cramer Award for her dedication and service to VIP. Karen Bell and the Bell Team were recognized as Sanibel and Captiva’s Top Team for 2021. The Bell Team also includes agents John... Read More »

VIP Realty Group announced its Top Producers for February 2022

Bob Berning had top sales. Through his specialty in residential, luxury, new construction, golf course and gated communities, he shares his expertise. Berning applies his negotiating skills and strategies to ensure his client’s goals are reached. Karen Bell and the Bell Team, which also includes John Bates, Holly Peeples and Sherrill Sims, had top listings and were the top producers.... Read More »

85th Annual Sanibel Shell Festival

March 3, 4 & 5 Sanibel Community House Open Daily 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM Free Admission with a suggested $5.00 Donation Free Parking Shells – Shell Art – Jewelry Crafting Demonstrations Food & Beverage Read More »

Sanibel and Captiva Islands Association of Realtors Hosting Seminar Series

The Sanibel & Captiva Islands Association of Realtors is organizing a series of seminars for members of the community. The first seminar will be held on Tuesday, March 29 from 5 to 7 p.m. at The Community House and will focus on flood insurance. Recent changes in the flood insurance industry have affected policy holders on Sanibel. Affiliate business partners... Read More »

Sanibel-Captiva Rotary Club’s 39th Annual Arts & Crafts Festival

Saturday, February 19th 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM Sunday, February 20th 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM SANIBEL COMMUNITY HOUSE 2173 PERIWINKLE WAY, SANIBEL ISLAND, FL 33957 ​• 85+ TALENTED ARTISTS • ENORMOUS SILENT AUCTION • FUN! Assisting the Sanibel Captiva Rotary’s Service to Others For More Festival Details Visit -Island Sun – February 18, 2022 – Vol. 29, No. 34 Read More »

VIP Realty Group announced its Top Producers for January 2022

Deb Smith had top sales.  Smith has a background in accounting and holds the Second Home and Resort Specialist, Sanibel Captiva Island Specialist, Accredited Buyer’s Representative, and Senior Real Estate Specialist certifications. Teresa Baker had top listings and was the top producer. Since becoming a realtor, she has furthered her education by obtaining her designation from the Graduate Realtor Institute... Read More »

Sanibel Captiva Audubon Society Bird Walk Schedule for the 2022 Season

The Sanibel-Captiva Audubon Society is offering bird walks this season. All walks begin at 8 a.m. The season schedule is:January 29, Bunche BeachFebruary 5, Pond Apple ParkFebruary 12, JN “Ding” Darling National Wildlife RefugeFebruary 19, Pond Apple ParkFebruary 26, JN “Ding” Darling National Wildlife RefugeMarch 5, Harn’s MarshMarch 12, JN “Ding” Darling National Wildlife RefugeMarch 19, Bailey TractMarch 26, JN... Read More »

Sanibel Public Library Programs

Computer Coach service on Fridays and Saturdays from noon to 1 p.m. Bring in your device for technology assistance with Hoopla, Kanopy, Libby and other apps. These apps allow cardholders to download ebooks, magazines and audiobooks, or stream music and movies. For help, go to or call 472-2483 to schedule an appointment. Carved wood sculptures made by Ed Sessa... Read More »

Sanibel & Captiva Island Association of Realtors Award Ceremony

We proudly announce that one of our outstanding realtors, Ted A. Benjamin Realtor, won Realtor of the Year at the annual Sanibel & Captiva Island Association of Realtors Award ceremony. Congratulations to Tish Molloy as well, for winning Administrative Assistant of the year! Such an honor to have such amazing, hardworking people at VIP Realty Group. Full list of awards... Read More »