“Castoffs to Couture” to open May 7 in Shell Point’s Tribby Arts Center

Light-hearted exhibition with a serious message presents fashions made from trash DOWNLOAD LINK: PHOTOS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT MYERS, Fla. (April 20, 2022) – Fashions made from materials normally considered to be trash will go on display Saturday, May 7 when Tribby Arts Center opens “Castoffs to Couture: Selections from Project Refuge of the “Ding” …

Shell Point’s Tribby Arts Center Presents 30 New Works by three Prominent Southwest Florida Painters

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DOWNLOAD LINK: PHOTOS FORT MYERS, Fla. (April 7, 2022) – The art galleries of the Tribby Arts Center of Shell Point Retirement Community are presenting three new exhibitions that are open to all. In the first-floor Shell Point Gallery, the Tribby is displaying The Style of Place: New Works by Suzanne Bennett, …

Shell Point’s Tribby Arts Center now open to the public

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DOWNLOAD LINK: PHOTOS Shell Point’s Tribby Arts Center now open to the public Tickets available for concerts and lectures FORT MYERS, Fla. (March 21, 2022) – Shell Point Retirement Community has announced the Tribby Arts Center is open to the public. The $25 million, 44,000-square-foot arts center opened in spring 2021 and …

Shell Point implements new technology that enhances quality of life for skilled nursing residents and the staff who care for them

DOWNLOAD LINK: VIDEO AND PHOTOS FORT MYERS, Fla. (Feb. 15, 2022) – Shell Point Retirement Community has implemented an innovative proprietary technology that enhances service for its skilled nursing residents – and job satisfaction for the health care team who care for them. Shell Point is the only skilled nursing center in Florida that is …

Shell Point completes Larsen Health Center

$78 million health care facility offers 200,000 square feet of private-room skilled nursing, rehabilitation therapy, and medical office space FORT MYERS, Fla. (January 13, 2022) – Shell Point Retirement Community is pleased to announce the completion of the Larsen Health Center, a $78 million, 200,000-square-foot facility that brings together all of Shell Point’s health care services, …

SHELL POINT’S WWII VETERANS TAKE TO THE SKIES:

OPERATION SEPTEMBER FREEDOM AT PAGE FIELD HONORS WWII VETERANS WHO: Eight Shell Point residents who served in WWII, ranging from 95 to 102 years old WHAT: Dream Flights – a non-profit organization dedicated to honoring seniors and military veterans –  is providing Shell Point’s WWII veterans with a flight in a Boeing Stearman biplane as …

Shell Point earns national accolade as one of America’s Best Planned Communities

 FORT MYERS, Fla. (Aug. 9, 2021) – Shell Point Retirement Community has been named among America’s 100 Best Planned Communities by ideal-Living magazine, a leading national publication for readers who are nearing retirement age or who are interested in the benefits of relocating their families or businesses.  The recent accolade was noted in the summer …

Shell Point named Certified Wildlife Habitat by the National Wildlife Federation

 FORT MYERS, Fla. (July 21, 2021) – Shell Point Retirement Community has been designated by the National Wildlife Federation as a Certified Wildlife Habitat. By employing sustainable practices and offering wildlife opportunities for natural sources of food, water for drinking and bathing, cover from weather and predators, and places to raise young, Shell Point satisfied …

Shell Point’s new neighborhood, The Enclave, welcomes its first residents

Shell Point welcomes new residents at The Enclave

CUTLINE: Several of the new residents of The Enclave gather on the front porch of the neighborhood’s community building. From left to right: John and Barb Findley, Jim and Nancy Walts, Frank and Karen McGlynn, Marcia and Richard Fenn, Beth and Bob Bauer, and Lyn Reeves. FORT MYERS, Fla. (Nov. 4, 2020) – The first …

Shell Point offers hospitality scholarship for local teens

CUTLINE: High school students in Southwest Florida have the opportunity to earn up to $7,500 through Shell Point’s new hospitality scholarship program. FORT MYERS, Fla. (March 6, 2020) – Shell Point Retirement Community, located in Fort Myers just east of Sanibel Island, is offering a new scholarship opportunity for local high school students who have …