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1. Today: Veterans Community Park design discussion
Veterans Community Park design discussion with Kimley-Horn and Associates. Tthis is your opportunity to review park survey results and provide feedback and input on the park master plan concepts.
The meeting is 3 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 21; Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee meeting, Dr. Fay and Bedford Biles Community Room, 51 Bald Eagle Drive, Marco Island.
2. Naples Zoo August first responder’s appreciation month
Through Aug. 31 at the Naples Zoo, 1590 Goodlette-Frank Road, Naples. In appreciation of the police, sheriffs, paramedics, firefighters, and TSA agents who help keep everyone safe, Naples Zoo is once again offering free admission to active and retired professional emergency workers.
Guests with first responder will receive $2 off admission. A workplace ID must be presented at admission.
3. Power It Up: The Energy of Art
From 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, through Aug. 28, at Marco Island Center for the Arts, 1010 Winterberry Drive, Marco Island.
This “Call to Artists” show is full of artistic possibilities, interpretations and potentials. The following artists will exhibit: Hope Atwood Dayhoff, July Chinski, Ginny Mueller, Betty Newman, Joe Parisi, Vera Ripley, Jo-Ann Sanborn and Karen Swanker. Suggested $10 donation for non-members.
La Petite Galerie: The artist showcased in the La Petite Galerie, Martha Fort, is a muralist of hand-carved wooden carousels that are installed all over the world.
Information: 239-294-4221; marcoislandart.org.