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Yoga by the River

Edison & Ford Winter Estates

Although yoga has been around for more than 5,000 years, it has become increasingly popular during the past decade. Aside from the health benefits, it offers a deeper connection to our inner self, nature and to the community. This one-hour yoga class allows you to step away from all the 21st century gadgets and focus […]

$15 – $20

Garden Talk: Vines and Trellises

Edison & Ford Winter Estates

In this talk, learn how to grow and care for vines in their home landscape with Edison Ford horticulturists. Each attendee will receive a 20% off coupon for use on plant purchases in the Garden Shoppe. Advance registration is not required. Please meet at the Welcome Booth after checking in at the ticket counter. Wear […]

$10 – $15

Digital Discussion: Joshua Chamberlain and the Civil War

Edison & Ford Winter Estates

Thomas Edison worked as a traveling telegraph during the Civil War. At the same time, a college professor, Joshua Chamberlain, led his troops into battle at Little Round Top at the Battle of Gettysburg. Join Program Manager, Holly Shaffer, for this digital discussion. Holly was a volunteer docent at the Joshua Chamberlain Museum in Brunswick, […]

Free
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Yoga in the River Pavilion

Edison & Ford Winter Estates

Although yoga has been around for more than 5,000 years, it has become increasingly popular during the past decade. Aside from the health benefits, it offers a deeper connection to our inner self, nature and to the community. This one-hour yoga class allows you to step away from all the 21st century gadgets and focus […]

$15 – $20

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Yoga in the River Pavilion

Edison & Ford Winter Estates

Although yoga has been around for more than 5,000 years, it has become increasingly popular during the past decade. Aside from the health benefits, it offers a deeper connection in our inner self, nature and to the community. This one-hour yoga class allows you to step away from all the 21st century gadgets and focus […]

$15 – $20

Emerging Inventors Class

Edison & Ford Winter Estates

Edison and Ford Winter Estates Emerging Inventors programs are designed for children ages 18 months to 5 years old. These sessions include opportunities to socialize with other children, educational activities, science experiments, and exploration of the property. This program runs from September through May. Advance registration is required. Register online at edisonford.org. Edison Ford members: […]

$10 – $15
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Historian-led History Presentations

Edison & Ford Winter Estates

Each week, Edison and Ford Historians present an in-depth look at a topic related to our site. Topics include: the Edison Family; The Vagabonds - a group of travelers that included Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, Harvey Firestone and John Burroughs; Willow Run, Edison's Home; the Ford family; Mina Edison; Generators and Electricity; Queenie Adams; and […]

$25

Homeschool Science Scholars (Grades 4-6): History of Electricity

Edison & Ford Winter Estates

Homeschool Science Scholar programs are designed for children in grades 1-6 and typically held in an outdoor classroom environment (weather permitting). Our education staff, called “Wild Wizards” will challenge student’s minds and foster collaboration in this science and engineering series. In this session, student will learn about the history of 19th and 20th-century electric innovations. […]

$15 – $25
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Fort Myers Music Walk

Live music in downtown Fort Myers at participating galleries, restaurants, bars and shops. 3rd Friday of Every Month Starts at 6pm.

Digital Discussion: Who is Gettysburg Eddie?

Eddie Plank was a Hall of Fame baseball player from the Philadelphia Athletics who holds two baseball records. The left-handed pitcher achieved more shutouts than any other player and maintained […]

Free
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Historian-led Presentations

Edison & Ford Winter Estates

Each week, Edison Ford Historians present an in-depth look at a topic related to our site. Topics include: the Edison Family; The Vagabonds - a group of travelers that included […]

$25
Recurring

Historian-led Presentations

Each week, Edison Ford Historians present an in-depth look at a topic related to our site. Topics include: the Edison Family; The Vagabonds - a group of travelers that included Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, Harvey Firestone and John Burroughs; Willow Run; Edison’s Home; the Ford Family; Mina Edison; Generators and Electricity; Queenie Adams; the Laboratory; […]

$25