FORT MYERS, Fla. (February 23, 2010) — The annual Shell Point Art Show and Sale will be held Friday, March 5, through Sunday, March 7.  The Resident Art Show Committee invites the public to view the artwork created by many of the talented artists who live in the retirement community at Shell Point.  This year’s exhibit will feature: paintings, pottery, sculptures, stained glass, polished stonework, wood carvings, and unique jewelry.

    “The art show is a popular event that gives the public a chance to view and purchase original works of art created by various Shell Point residents throughout the year,” said Susan Miltner, Shell Point resident and Art Show Coordinator.  “We are excited to welcome everyone to visit with us during the show and get just a small glimpse of the work created by the many talented artists in our community.”

The 2010 Shell Point Art Show and Sale will be held inside the Social Center on The Island at Shell Point on Friday and Saturday, March 5 and 6, from 9am to 4pm, and Sunday, March 7, from noon to 4pm.  This event is free and open to the public. For more information, please call Sandra Ashley, program coordinator at (239) 454-2057.

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, deep water boating access, and recreational and fitness facilities.  To learn more about Shell Point, visit us at or call 1-800-780-1131.

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