FORT MYERS, Fla. - Nicklelodeon star Ariana Grande is out with her second album. She is a little girl with a big voice. Some reviews say the music on this album is all formula, nothing too exciting, but she has an amazing voice and all you really need is one big hit off of an album to sell it.
Its finally time for Love That Dress Lee County. The big event is Wednesday from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Embassy Suites in Estero. This is one of the best-known fundraisers for PACE Center for Girls and a good way to get your closet ready for the holidays. There are plenty of gently-used dresses, even some brand new in the $20 range. Buy tickets while you can because this event usually sells out. General admission is $30 and VIP tickets are $150.
If you're more concerned with dressing up your lawn, there is a Butterfly Garden Design workshop Wednesday afternoon at Rotary Park in Cape Coral. You can learn about the butterflies found in Southwest Florida and how to draw them to your yard - by planting the right things. You can even bring a sketch or pictures of your yard to get help from the experts. It costs $15 and includes a tour of the butterfly house and garden.
Ron Klein, the "grandfather of possibilities" is speaking in Naples Thursday at the Waldorf Astoria. He invented the magnetic strip on the back of your credit cards, among other things. Registration and cocktails begin at 5:00 p.m. Individual tickets will cost $95.