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ISLAND SUN - MAY 4 , 2018
1975-2019 Periwinkle Way
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The Village Shops
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2340 Periwinkle Way
630 Tarpon Bay Road
2496 Palm Ridge Road
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LUNCH BAR DINNER GIFTS
Science And Faith
At Sanibel Church
Sanibel Congregational United Church
of Christ announced the resumption
of its popular Summer Sunday
Seminar Series. The program features a
variety of topics and is offered at 9 a.m .
on Sunday mornings between May and
The first series of presentations for
2018, Painting the Stars, will explore the
interface between science and religion.
Utilizing video presentations by a variety of
contributors including Matthew Fox, Bruce
Sanguin and John Shelby Pong, the series
celebrates the relationship between science
and faith, and explores the promise of
evolutionary Christian spirituality. Featured
presenters include various evolutionary
theologians and progressive thinkers.
The course title is drawn from a quote
by Vincent Van Gogh: “When I have a
terrible need of – shall I say, religion? –
then I go outside at night and paint the
Topics to be covered include healing
the rift between science and faith, a
reassessment of the creation stories in
Genesis, and evolutionary Christianity and
mysticism, among other.
Each session will feature a short
introduction, a video presentation and
guided discussion. Most sessions will be
facilitated by the congregation’s senior
pastor, the Rev. Dr. John H. Danner.
“I am excited to be able to bring this
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At Noah’s Ark
Noah’s Ark, the popular island thrift
shop located on the grounds of St.
Michael & All Angels Episcopal
Church, announced its business hours
for the summer season. Beginning May
1 and continuing through Friday, August
10, it will be open for customers on
Tuesdays and Fridays from 9:30 a.m. to
12:30 p.m ., with no Saturday hours.
On August 10, the Ark hosts
its annual Bag Day Sale. That day,
customers will be invited to buy marked
bags in the church parking lot for $4
each, fill them with store goods, and
walk away with as many items as the
bags carry. Items that don’t fit in the
bags are 80 percent off the regular
Bag Day marks the end of the
summer season for the Ark, which
after August 10 will be closed for
maintenance and restocking. The
shop reopens on October 2, operating
Tuesdays and Fridays from 9:30 a.m.
to 12:30 p.m . In November, the Ark
resumes winter season hours, weekdays
and the first Saturday of each month
from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Noah’s Ark will not take donations
between August 10 and September
1. On September 2 and thereafter,
donations will be accepted. Furniture
donations must have the approval of
the furniture chairperson. Items should
be clean and in good condition.
Operated by the Women of St.
Michael’s for more than 50 years,
Noah’s Ark offers for sale, at bargain
prices, merchandise of all kinds,
including women’s and men’s clothing,
children’s clothes, bedding, kitchen
electronics and housewares, furniture
and home furnishings and a varied
selection of books in its own special
book station, Barnes & Noah.
Proceeds from Noah’s Ark sales,
coupled with monies from the parish’s
annual budget, go to more than 25
local, regional and global charities and
For more information, contact St.
Michael & All Angels Episcopal Church,
located at 2304 Periwinkle Way, by
calling 472-2173 or by visiting ww w.
Members of the Noah’s Ark all-volunteer staff celebrating another successful season.
Pictured, from left, are John Pryor, Stephanie Rahe, David Searles, Linda Korn, Brad Rahn,
Karen Rahn, Mickey Huff, Sue Jeffries and Sally McGowan.
“Where Islanders Have Sent Their Friends & Family To Shop Since 1976”
Sanibel & Worldwide Shells • Corals & Exotic Sealife • Shell Gifts
Jewelry • Books • Candles • Lamps • Sanibel Perfumes • Craft Supplies
T-Shirts • Tanks • Muscles • Hoodies • Hats • Cover-Ups & Dresses
Handmade Shell Xmas Ornaments & Flowers
40 Years On Sanibel!
Adult & Kids T’s
3 for $23
XXL 3 for $29
1157 Periwinkle Way
472-6991 • 472-8080
Open 7 Days 9:00am til’ 9:00pm
Any Single Item
(cash sales only)
Good with coupon
not valid on sale items
NOW 30% OFF
IN SHELL BOTTLES
NOW 30% OFF
Winner Best Shell Shop
- Islander/Island Repor ter
Readers Poll 2000-2017
2015 Best Craft Shop &
Best Gift Shop
Prices Good 5/4-5/13 Mother's Day
“An Ocean Boutique”
Voted The Best Shell
Shop in SW Florida
- News Press Readers Poll
Voted The Best Gift Shop
in SW Florida 2017
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