This week’s theater
¦ Seussical the Musical - By the Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre through Aug. 15. (239) 278-4422 or www. BroadwayPalm.com.
¦ Searching for Eden: The Diaries of Adam & Eve - By Theatre Conspiracy Aug. 20-Sept. 4. (239) 936-3239. Full Story
Thursday, Aug. 12
¦ Craft Lesson - A pine needle weaving workshop starts at 10 a.m. at the Charlotte County Historical Center, 22959 Bayshore Rd., Charlotte Harbor. $12 members; $15 non-members. Learn how to hand craft unique pine needle baskets. 629-7278. Full Story
Friday, Aug. 13
¦ Singer/Songwriter - Michael Hirst performs from 5-9 p.m. Center Stage at Fishermen’s Village. 637-3514.
¦ Get Relaxed - The Essence of Harmony hosts free Tibetan Rites from 11-11.30 a.m. Fridays at 4421 Ganyard St., Charlotte Harbor. Learn five simple yoga exercises to bring balance, health and rejuvenation. 735-8373 or www. essenceofharmony.net Full Story
Saturday, Aug. 14
¦ Anniversary Event - The Gilded Grape Winery Customer Appreciation Evening, celebrating its fifth anniversary, is set for 6-8 p.m. Enjoy an evening of fun, wine tasting and gift prizes in celebrating the “Hobby of Making Wine.” 235-9463. Full Story
Sunday, Aug. 15
¦ Sunday Dinner - The Cultural Center of Charlotte County has a $10 dinner buffet every Sunday from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. 625-4175.
¦ Biker Event - The Shell Factory and Nature Park hosts Hawgs & Dawgs from 2-9 p.m. every Sunday. Enjoy live entertainment by Daniel Cook and a special menu at The Swamp Bar, which also caters to four-legged friends. (239) 995-2141, ext. 117. Full Story
Monday, Aug. 16
Airborne Honors - Paratroopers’ Port Charlotte Chapter holds a commemorative celebration of National Airborne Day at 10 a.m. at the Fort Myers Garden Club Park of Palms at the corner of Edwards Avenue and Lee Street in Fort Myers, at the site of the airborne memorial. (941) 456-9658. Full Story
Tuesday, Aug. 17
¦ Writing Feedback - A Tiny Tea is set for 1-3 p.m. at Edison State College, Charlotte Campus, 26300 Airport Rd. The Peace River Center for Writers and their guests share their work and snacks. 637-3514.
¦ Wood Art - The Charlotte County Woodcarvers Club meets from 8 a.m.- noon at the Punta Gorda Boat Club, 802 W. Retta Esplanade, Punta Gorda. 505- 4246 or 639-1947. Full Story
Wednesday, Aug. 18
¦ Wine dinner - One Eleven hosts a four-course Italian dinner paired with four Italian wines at 6:30 p.m. at 201 West Marion Ave., Punta Gorda. RSVP: 637-8800.
¦ Fun for Singles - The Shell Factory hosts a Singles Mingle from 6-9 p.m. every Wednesday in the Dolphin Club with music by Erich. 995-2141, ext. 117. Full Story
¦ Art Event - Gallery Walk starts at 5 p.m. Aug. 19 in downtown Punta Gorda. Enjoy art, entertainment and edibles. 639-3990.
¦ Art Party - A Wine & Cheese Artist Opening is set for 5-8 p.m. Aug. 19 at Sunart Gallery and Custom Frame Shop, 307 Taylor St., Punta Gorda. 639-3956. Full Story
¦ Cruise-In - Muscle Car City holds a free monthly Cruise-In for show-car owners and spectators on the third Saturday of each month from 4-7 p.m. Next event: Aug. 21. Full Story