FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Jessica Clark, APR

Public Relations Coordinator

Shell Point Retirement Community

(239) 454-2071

SHELL POINT INVITES SOUTHWEST FLORIDA TO ATTEND HOLIDAY CRAFT BAZAAR

FORT MYERS, Fla. (October 15, 2010) The Shell Point Crafters Group will hold their annual Shell Point Holiday Craft Bazaar on Friday and Saturday, November 5 and 6, from 10:00am until 3:00pm.  Barbara Hilton and Helen Remington, chairpersons of the craft show, are pleased to welcome the public to view and purchase a variety of crafts, art, and jewelry created by the many talented artists at Shell Point.

The show will take place on the first and second floors of the Woodlands Commons, and will feature a large assortment of quality crafts for sale.  All of the items are handmade by the residents of Shell Point, and include holiday wreathes, shell art, handbags, wood workings/carvings, jewelry, pottery, paintings, books, floral arrangements, and more.  Door prizes will be available during this two day event, with winners being selected for these prizes on Saturday November 6; attendees do not need to  be present to win. 

"The Holiday Craft Bazaar offers shoppers the opportunity to purchase unique gift items that you can't find in any store," said Hilton.  "The prices can't be beat, and the residents put so much effort, work, and care into the creation of each item. Anyone who attends is sure to be pleased."

The 2010 Shell Point Holiday Craft Bazaar will be held on Friday and Saturday, November 5 and 6, from 10:00am to 3:00pm in the Woodlands Commons at Shell Point.  This event is free to the public.  If you would like to receive additional information about the Bazaar, please call Barbara Hilton at (239) 267-4258 or Helen Remington at (239) 482-7867. 

Shell Point Retirement Community is a not-for-profit continuing care retirement community located in Fort Myers just off Summerlin Road, two miles before the Sanibel causeway. Shell Point has received national accreditation from CARF-CCAC, and is a nationally recognized leader in the retirement industry.  The community offers retirement living in a resort-style environment with an 18-hole championship golf course that is open to the public, deep water boating access, and recreational and fitness facilities.  To learn more about Shell Point Retirement Community, visit us at www.shellpoint.org or call 1-800-780-1131.

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