SHELL POINT WELCOMES THE AMERICAN BOY CHOIR AS PART OF THE 2009/2010 FINE AND PERFORMING ARTS CONCERT SERIES

FORT MYERS, FL (January 28, 2010) ) – The Fine and Performing Arts Concert Series at Shell Point Retirement Community continues with the upcoming performance by the American Boy Choir on Tuesday, February 2 at 7:30pm. This event will take place in the Village Church Auditorium on The Island at Shell Point.

“We are very excited to welcome The American Boy Choir to Shell Point,” said Boren. “Attendees have been very pleased with all the concerts in the Fine and Performing Arts Series, and we decided to offer a discount on the remaining four concerts, beginning with The American Boy Choir. By offering the last four concerts in the series at a discounted rate, we hope that this will allow many more to enjoy this performance as well as the others in this popular series.”

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PUBLIC INVITED TO SHELL POINT SHOWCASE OPEN HOUSE

 

 

 

 

 

FORT MYERS, FL (January 19, 2010) ) – Shell Point Retirement Community will open its doors to offer visitors a glimpse into the daily life of a Shell Point resident during the “Shell Point Showcase” Open House on Thursday, February 11, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. This event is free and open to the public.

According to Lynn Schneider, assistant vice president of marketing, “The ‘Shell Point Showcase’ was chosen to provide visitors the opportunity to explore the community, to visit with Shell Point residents, and discover the groups, activities, and clubs that provide such a diverse lifestyle for more than 2,200 residents who live here.”

There will be light refreshments, door prizes, a health fair, tours of the community and several decorated models, as well as presentations offering detailed information about lifecare and how to become a resident of Shell Point. Guests will also be able to tour the Shell Point Train Room, which will be running throughout the event. In addition to the entertainment and activities, there will also be opportunities for shopping at a Farmer’s Marketplace, craft sale, used book sale hosted by the Shell Point Library, and the resident Gift Shop will be open for business as well.
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SHELL POINT ACADEMY OFFERS GLIMPSE AT MEDIA CHALLENGES

FORT MYERS, FL (January 7, 2010) – The public is invited to attend a seminar titled Challenges for Media, sponsored by The Academy at Shell Point. The event will take place on Wednesday, January 20, from 10am until 11:30am and will be held in the Grand Cypress Room located in The Woodlands at Shell Point Retirement Community. The scheduled speakers are Barbara Lindstrom, Executive Producer Television and News New Media WGCU Public Media, and David Plazas, Community Conversation Editor The News-Press.

“Both The News-Press and WGCU have longstanding histories in Southwest Florida, and have weathered many storms,” said Teri Kollath, Manager of Academy and Volunteer Services. “This presentation will allow attendees the chance to take a glimpse into the daily activities that have helped both organizations strive for so long in the varying economies.”

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