GENE’S BOOKS SPONSORING HISTORICAL VILLAGE GALA

February 7, 2020  – The Sanibel Historical Village has recently announced that Gene’s Books will be a Gold sponsor of its February 18, 2020, Historical Village Gala. The theme of the gala is “It Takes a Village,” and it will be held at the Community House from 6 to 10 p.m.

The gala will include a buffet dinner and dancing. Tickets to the gala are $135 per person and can be purchased by calling (239) 472-4648.

So far, this year’s business sponsors also include: The Island Sun, TOTI Media Inc., Bank of the Islands, Breeze Newspapers (Islander, Island Reporter, Captiva Current), Island Yacht Sales, Congress Jewelers, The Grog Shop, Kingfisher Real Estate Inc., VIP Realty, Sanibel Captiva Trust Co., Allegra Marketing Print Mail, VIP Realty, Karen Bell & The Bell Team, John Grey Painting & Renovations, TOTI Media Inc., King Contracting Services of SWFL, and Captiva Cruises.

Individual sponsors include: Wayne & Linda Boyd, Bill & Gail Bachman, Dorothy Donaldson & Aaron Cohen, Alan & Edina Lessack, Roland & Gail Garlinghouse, Neal & Sherry Halleran, Ed & Annette Hendrick, Pete & Jan Halliday, Ed & Catherine Anderson, Robert & Jane Holder, Bill & Stephanie Rahe, Karen & Bill Sartoris, and Alex Werner & Karen Storjohann. The LAT Foundation is also a sponsor of the event.

The Sanibel Historical Village is open Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Full guided tours take place at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. at no additional charge, depending on docent availability. The village is located at 950 Dunlop Road (next to BIG ARTS) and there is handicap access to the buildings. Admission is $10 for adults over 18. Members and children are free. For more information or to make a donation, visit www.sanibelmuseum.org or call (239) 472-4648.