Estero Community ParkYard Sale & Wood Carving Show

The Estero Park Yard Sale will be held from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Saturday, March 16, at the Estero Community Park.

A limited number of yard sale spots are available to purchase for $5. Spaces may be reserved by registering online at, calling the Estero Recreation Center at 239-533-1470 or by visiting the center in person. There is no charge to shop the day of the sale. Shopping will be hosted in the south parking lot near the recreation center.

The Bonita Woodcarvers will be hosting their Annual Woodcarving show inside the recreation center that same day from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The members of the club will be displaying their work from the last year. Additionally, artwork from the Estero Art League and Estero Ceramics Club will be on display. Artwork, ceramic pieces, and woodcarving pieces will be available for purchase.

Summer Camp registration is open

Registration has started for summer camp, which is expected to draw youngsters to programs, outings and activities at the department’s traditional camps, teen camps and specialty camps. Please note, this is a change in registration time from previous years.

Parents are encouraged to sign up early. Each year, the allotted spaces at Estero Recreation Center fill up well before school ends. Camp registration is ongoing as long as space is available. Summer camp runs for eight weeks from June 10 through Aug. 2.

Here’s a tip from the registration desk: If you plan to register for camp, you need to obtain a membership first. A second tip is that a household account at is needed if you want to register online.

All campers will receive a specially designed Lee County Parks & Recreation t-shirt. Camp sites will participate in countywide initiatives, such as service learning projects, fitness and wellness programs, and National Park and Recreation Month. The 2019 theme for the National Recreation and Park Association is “Game On” and encourages the importance of play for all ages.

For more information about Lee County Parks & Recreation locations, camps, amenities, and other special events, visit, call 239-533-7275 or