January 11, 2024


  • NEW! Photography ReImaginedA Unique Exhibit by Local Photographer and Digital Artist, Eric Orkin. Now showing Monday through Friday from 9:00am-1pm through Friday, January 26. Admission is Free. Click here for more.
  • Line Dancing—Fridays from 1:00-2:00pm through April 26 with Valorie Wolf. $8 per class. Next class is Friday, Jan. 19. Click here to learn more.
  • Indoor Arts & Crafts Fair—Sunday, Jan 14 from 9:00am-2:00pm. Click here for more details.
  • 97th Anniversary Gala—Tuesday, Jan 23 from 6:00-9:00pm. Click here for tickets. Looking for Sponsorship information? Please click here.
  • Chef Loretta Paganini—Thursday, Jan 25 from 10:00am-1:00pm. Special Demonstration Cooking Class. This Class is Sold Out. $95 per person. Click here to email our office and ask to be placed on the waiting list.
  • Sanibel Invitational Art Fest—Friday, Jan 26 and Saturday Jan 27 from 9:00am-4:00pm. Click here for more.
  • Shell CraftersMondays from 10:00am-1:00pm. Click here for more.
  • Painting with Friends—Wednesdays from 12:30-3:30pm through April 24. Click here for more.
  • Club Meetings, Events, Galas, Lectures, Talks—Check out our website calendar here for an up-to-date listing of local events all "Happening at the House", we're your Community Connection.
  • Membership—Join or Renew by clicking here today!
  • Donate—Have you heard about the "Harkey Challenge"? Click here to read about the generous donation local residents Bill & Laurie Harkey have made to the Sanibel Community House and how you can step up and join in!

Thank you to everyone who has generously donated towards the "Harkey Challenge" to date. We are forever grateful!

Scroll down and mark your calendars. There is something for everyone - We'll see you at the House real soon! Your Island Gathering Place since 1927.

Cheers to 97 Years!

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Now Showing! Monday-Friday | 9am-1pm

Indoor Arts & Crafts Fair | Sunday, Jan 14th

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Painting with Friends | Wednesdays from 12:30-3:30pm

All painters are invited to join in as we paint with our friends. Bring your own supplies. New painters welcome. Donation $10. Register and pay at the door. Contact Jane Hudson for more information: janehudsonpainter@yahoo.com

Wednesdays from 12:30-3:30pm through April 24

Please visit our website for an up-to-date calendar of all

scheduled events by clicking HERE.

Line Dancing Classes - Fridays at 1pm!

$8 per class | Next class is Friday, Jan 19

Please visit our website for an up-to-date calendar of all

scheduled events by clicking HERE.

Indoor Art Fest

Friday, Jan 26 & Saturday, Jan 27

Presented by Boulderbrook Art Services. Stop in and meet the artists and discuss their inspiration and techniques. This year, the Art Fest will feature dozens of artists in a range of mediums and their original one-of-a-kind work.

Proceeds from the event will benefit The Sanibel Community House and The SCA. The Community House is Sanibel Island’s first non-profit organization and is recognized as The Gathering Place on the Island. The Community House is the hub of all activity on Sanibel. A great event in a spectacular location! 

Sanibel Invitational Art Fest

Date: Friday, January 26 and Saturday, January 27

Time: 9:00am-4:00pm

Location: Sanibel Community House, 2173 Periwinkle Way

Click HERE for 2024 SCA Shell Festival Exhibitor Rules & Entry Form
Click HERE for 2024 SCA Shell Festival Art Vendor Application
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