provided to The Santiva Chronicle
The Sanibel Captiva Conservation Foundation announced Jeff Corwin, popular scientist and conservationist, as the guest speaker for the 5th annual Paul McCarthy Memorial Lecture Series. Corwin will speak at 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 6, in the Everglades Ballroom at the Marriott Sanibel Harbour Resort & Spa, 17260 Harbour Pointe Dr., Fort Myers. Doors open at 5 p.m. A virtual offering is available, as well.
For nearly three decades, Corwin has been sharing stories of wildlife and nature with a global audience through his many celebrated television series on ABC, NBC, Travel Channel, Food Network, Disney Channel, and Discovery Networks. Currently, Corwin is the creator, executive producer, and host of ABC’s groundbreaking television series “Wildlife Nation,” which explores the remarkable story of North American conservation, highlighting heroes working to save endangered species and wilderness.
A single complimentary drink and light snacks will be provided at the event. After which, there will be a cash bar with wine, beer, and soft drinks. Valet parking is available for $10, or follow signage to free self-parking. Tickets are $20 in-person adult, $10 in-person student, and children free (though a free ‘ticket’ must still be purchased through Eventbrite). Virtual tickets are $10 per device.