Black Maria Film + Video Festival

Thomas A. Edison was all about inspiration.  As the greatest inventor of all time, he forged an incredible path that revolutionized the world in many ways.Motion pictures were one of these inspirations so he set out to invent a camera, a device that would “do for the eye what the phonograph does for the ear”.





National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Worldwide, one person is diagnosed with breast cancer every 19 seconds, and one person dies of breast cancer every 74 seconds.  In the United States, more women are diagnosed with breast cancer than any other type of cancer.  It is the second leading cause of cancer related deaths in women behind lung cancer.




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The Art of Origami

Dynamic, innovative, and exquisite— the art of origami, or folding paper, exceeds the boundaries of craft. Exploring the art of origami as a sophisticated fine art form, The Center for Visual Arts of Bonita Springs will display Folding Paper: The Infinite Possibilities of Origami.





Skin needling is an age-old technique that is getting a twist. Also known as micro-needling, this noninvasive procedure is a cutting edge technology, administered by a licensed Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner, that dramatically improves skin appearance by using the body’s natural ability to heal.