2018-2019 Events

The CIHS is best known for our programs.  This is one of the fundamental ways we deliver on our mission of sharing the history of Captiva. The CIHS is proud to showcase another season of programs designed to educate, enlighten and entertain.  

We hope you will plan on joining us for this season's programs.

Season Presenting Sponsor

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  • November 13, 2018

    Launch, Lunch & Look

    Join the CIHS for a cruise Boca Grande for a private buffet lunch and docent talk at the historic Gasparilla Inn.
  • December 08, 2018

    Pops Randall House Historic Dedication

    For over 100 years Captiva’s City Dock has only been known by three names: Pops Randall’s, Andy Rosse’s and McCarthy's Marina.
  • January 16, 2019

    Double-Feature Movie Night

    A double-feature of the CIHS "Captiva Memories" documentary series: "Artists & Authors" and "South Seas: Captiva's Enduing Paradise."
  • January 30, 2019

    Be Our Guest

    The History of Lodging on Sanibel & Captiva

    The second documentary collaboration with the Sanibel Historical Museum & Village takes a look at the history of lodging on Sanibel & Captiva.
  • February 12, 2019

    An Uncommon Evening

    Captiva’s premiere of the 1999 documentary “Uncommon Friends Of The 20th Century."
  • March 18, 2019

    What Do You Know II

    Captiva History Game Show

    Our popular game show returns for a second season with fresh new questions, surprising facts, and lots of belly laughs!
  • April 08, 2019

    Be Our Guest: History of Lodging

    The Captiva premiere of our newest collaborative documentary, “Be Our Guest: The History of Lodging on Sanibel & Captiva”

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It is with gratitude that the CIHS recognizes The Sanibel Captiva Trust Company
for their continuing and generous support, which helps us defray the cost of this
season's programs.

Bridging the Past and the Present