1. Jenny Clark-King Joins CIHS as Board Assistant

    The Captiva Island Historical Society is pleased to announce Jenny Clark-King as the new Assistant to the Board of Directors, replacing Melissa Laskos, who retired after a two-year term of service.
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  2. CIHS Recognizes Iconic Captiva Mailbox

    Friday, March 22, 2019 the Captiva Island Historical Society paid tribute to the special and unique mailbox that’s been a part of the island’s colorful personality for the past two decades.
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  3. Ginny Reiss Joins CIHS Board

    The Captiva Island Historical Society is delighted to welcome Ginny Reiss to its Board of Directors, where she will have the opportunity to share her extensive educational experience as a Ginny Reiss Historical Society, mentor and program developer in both Colorado and Ohio school systems.
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  4. Commemorating Pops Randall House at City Dock

    Saturday, December 8th, the CIHS commemorated the 113-year-old building that now houses the offices of McCarthy’s Marina.
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  5. CIHS Launches Season on Historic Boca Grande

    The Captiva Island Historical Society launched its 8th season of programs with a cruise, lunch and historian address at the Gasparilla Inn on Boca Grande on November 13.
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Bridging the Past and the Present