KAREN BELL AND THE BELL TEAM SPONSORING HISTORICAL VILLAGE GALA

January 14, 2020  – The Sanibel Historical Village has recently announced that Karen Bell and The Bell Team  will be a Silver 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.

“I love the historical buildings on Sanibel, and as I live in one, I have always been drawn to the Historical Village,” said Karen Bell. “I want to support it.”

So far, this year’s business sponsors also include: The Island Sun, Times of the Islands, 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, Karen Bell & The Bell Team, John Grey Painting, and Captiva Cruises.

Individual sponsors include: Wayne & Linda Boyd, Bill & Gail Bachman, Roland & Gail Garlinghouse, Neal & Sherry Halleran, Ed & Annette Hendrick, Pete & Jan Halliday, Bill & Stephanie Rahe, Karen & Bill Sartoris, and Alex Werner & Karen Storjohann. The LAT Foundation is also a sponsor of the event.

Sanibel Historical Museum and Village is open Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (Summer Hours: May 1- July 31, Tues-Sat, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. We will be closed entirely beginning August 1st and will reopen October 15th). The Sanibel Historical Village is located at 950 Dunlop Road (next to BIG ARTS) and there is handicap access to eight of the nine buildings. Admission is FREE for SHMV members and non-members (adults ages 18 years and up). Donations are greatly appreciated to assist in our Hurricane Ian recovery efforts.  For more information, call 472-4648 during museum hours or visit www.sanibelmuseum.org.

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