FYI for Monday, Oct. 12.

FYI for Monday, Oct. 12:

Cooking class

Roy’s Naples is offering a cooking class at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday that includes lunch at 475 Bayfront Place, Naples. $39. Information: 261-1416

UGG trunk show

Dillard’s at Coastland Center, 1798 U.S. 41 N., Naples is staging an UGG Australia trunk show from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday in the women’s shoe department. Information: 261-4100

New jewelry line

Zazou stores are now selling Victoria Mackenzie-Childs’ new jewelry line for girls of all ages, and will donate 10 percent of the price of every piece purchased during October to the Susan B. Komen Fund in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month. The stores are at 2950 U.S. 41 N., Naples, 261-2882; 2366 Vanderbilt Beach Road, Naples, 594-8265; 1170 Third St. S., Naples, 436-3927; and 24940 U.S. 41 S., Bonita Springs, 949-0217.

Discount on shoes

Cole Haan will offer a one time 20 percent discount on purchases through Oct. 18 when buyers make a donation to Common Cents, which supports sand creates service-learning programs for students. Minimum donation of one cent is required for the discount and 100 percent of the donation will be given to Common Cents. Cole Haan is at Waterside Shops, 5435 U.S. 41 N., Naples. Information: 591-0018

Cole Haan Outlet at Miromar is discounting its inventory by 50 percent during the month of October. The store is 10801 Corkscrew Road, Estero. Information: 498-5990

Artist’s calendar

Naples artist John Bartoldus’ 2010 Naples’ calendars are available at all Collier County branch libraries for $14.95. The calendars come with a restaurant and city landmark foldout map. All proceeds go to funding children’s services through the county library system.

Going north and south

* Boca Grande Area Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a fall festival Friday through Oct. 19 at Park and Fourth Streets. The event features a giant inflatable water slide, a barbecue cook-off, an artists village, an antique and classic car show, music and fireworks on the beach. Information: (941) 964-0568

* If you want to see the Miami Heat in person at the American Airlines Arena, Miami, go to nba.com/heat to buy tickets.

* Goombay Festival celebrates the cultural connection between Key West and the Bahamas and will be held from Oct. 23-24 on Petronia Street, Key West. Information: www.goombay-keywest.org

* Underwater pumpkin carving will take place Oct. 26 at the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary, Key Largo. Information: (305) 451-3595

For your information

Do know the name of the first novel written on a typewriter? If you said “Tom Sawyer” you were right.

Deadline for FYI is 10 a.m. Thursday. E-mail to snmesulam@naplesnews.com or mail to Sheila Mesulam, Naples Daily News, 1100 Immokalee Road, Naples, FL 34110. All briefs are printed on a space-available baisis. Connect with Sheila Mesulam at www.naplesnews.com/staff/sheila_mesulam

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