Join the Rotino Center for an informative and educational trip to the Holocaust Museum of Southwest Florida in Naples. The visit includes a private tour, lunch and a presentation from a Holocaust survivor. Reservations are required by Friday, Aug. 17. For more information, call 239.574.0807.
Dress up and come to the third in the seven-part film festival series and take in some of the best films of children's picture books. Children will watch five short picture-book films and cast their ballots for the best film, leading up to Cape Coral Public Library's Inaugural Golden Book Award in December. Registration required. LeeGov.com/Library/Events
Arrange peg beads into any pattern you'd like, then iron them together to make keychains or magnets. This event is geared toward grades 6-12. LeeGov.com/Library/Events
Come out and show off your skateboard tricks and skills. Prizes will be awarded. $10 per participant (includes admission fee). For more information, call 239.574.0490.
The annual Aquarium exhibit features talented local artists. This exhibit will be on display through Thursday, Sept. 28. A special reception to meet the artists will be held Sept. 7 from 5-7 p.m. Admission to both the exhibit and reception are free and open to the public. For more information, call the Arts Studio at 239.574.0802 or visit CapeCoral.net.
Bring the entire family to enjoy an afternoon movie! In the 3-D computer-animated fantasy feature Coco, a young boy journeys into the "Land of the Dead" to seek forgiveness from his ancestors and lift a curse. This film is rated PG. Seating is limited, first come first served. For more information, call 239.533.4500 or visit LeeGov.com/Library/Events/CapeCoral
Make a nebula in a jar and some galaxy-themed magnets! This event is for kids ages 11-18. All materials will be provided. For more information, call 239.533.4500 or visit LeeGov.com/Library/Events/CapeCoral.
In honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month, author Dania Ferro will be discussing and signing copies of her new book, Anhelos. Ferro has written several popular books in Spanish. The presentation will be in Spanish, and the book will be available for purchase after the presentation. No registration required. For more information, call 239.533.4500 or visit LeeGov.com/Library/Events/CapeCoral.
Enjoy a light breakfast at the Rotino Center and then take a short stroll over to the dock and board a catamaran for a cruise up the beautiful Caloosahatchee River. Pre-registration and payment must be made by Wednesday, Sept. 19. $35 for members and $45 for non-members. For more information, call 239.574.0807. This excursion is for ages 55-plus. CapeCoral.net
Paint, pour and play with the fun-loving and talented artists from Vino's Picasso. All painting supplies are provided, and no special art background is required. This class is 21-plus, and no alcohol will be sold at the class—it is strictly BYO. $35 per person (advance registration is required). Contact Rotary Park at 239.549.4606. CapeCoral.net
Come dressed in your favorite royal garments and walk through a royal courtyard! Crafts, activities, music and dancing will be enjoyed by all. Parents are invited to wear their own costumes. Children must be accompanied by an adult. This event is for children ages 2-6. $20 for residents and $30 for non-residents (per child). For more information, call 239.574.0804. CapeCoral.net
This popular Polynesian dance show will have your heart pounding to tantalizing Tahitian beats, and the swaying hula dancers will mesmerize the audience. Come watch some of the finest Polynesian performers in Southwest Florida. Tropical buffet and non-alcoholic refreshments are included, but BYOB. $20 tickets in advance or $30 at the door. For tickets, call Rotary Park at 239.549.4606. BellyDanceSWFL.com
Don't forget your mask! This magical masquerade ball is a benefit for the Cape Coral Animal Shelter. The lively event includes dinner, an open bar, an auction, live entertainment, dancing and guest speakers. Ticket prices start at $85. For more information, call 239.772.2009. Facebook.com/BlackTiesAndTails