Entries by LifeInNaples

NAPLES YOUTH AVIATION PROJECT Takes Off

A local aviation enthusiasts organization is offering Collier County youth an extraordinary learning opportunity at the Naples Airport. Twenty-one youngsters, ages 10 through 17, are building an airplane under the guidance of volunteer mentors from EAA Chapter 1067. Members of the 25-year old chapter of the Experimental Aircraft Association are responding to the aviation industry’s […]

6th Annual “Docs & Duffers” charity golf tournament

The Foundation of Collier County Medical Society recently hosted its 6th Annual “Docs & Duffers” charity golf tournament and raffle at Bonita Bay Club Naples. This signature fundraising event took place September 28th and raised over $25,000 in net proceeds with participation from 110 golfers (including a variety of local healthcare and business leaders), 23 […]

Programs, Tours and Events at Rookery Bay in November

Ongoing Programs Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center is open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday. At Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center, you can learn about environmental science and the natural world through actual hands-on experiences with marine life touch tanks, exhibits and coastal habitat displays. The two-story modern visitor center is air conditioned […]

Art After Dark November 2019

Our skies are transitioning from dramatic clouds and extreme sunsets to a less rainy time of year when visitors and part time residents come to be in our beautiful partof the world. As the humidity drops, our skies clear to a storybook blue and our roads get busier. Changes are happening, some of which are […]

Giving Tuesday an opportunity to provide education and hope for Immokalee students

By Dawn Montecalvo, President of Guadalupe Center Naples is known for its beautiful beaches, brilliant sunshine, distinguished restaurants and luxury shopping. Although most Neapolitans hail from different parts of the country, we share an appreciation for the finer things in life and are quick to count our blessings. The philanthropic culture here in Naples is […]

KEEPING UP WITH THE DRONES

Drones. Quadcopters. ASUAVs. Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. These are all names for a class of FAA registered aircraft, the very mention of which will often spark spontaneous awe or anger in Neapolitans, especially when one appears in the sky seemingly out of nowhere. These tools of modern technology present multiple benefits for society and business when […]