Hear the stories behind the collection of mounted fish on display at the Estates, and decide for yourself which are true and which are “fish stories.” Learn about how these artifacts are cared for and preserved, and understand the complete story which these objects tell us today.
It is a very special month for Edison Ford’s Garden Talk with Guest Speaker and Master Gardener Karen Harty. Staff horticulturists, Debbie Hughes and Janice Schmidt will join Harty for a morning dedicated to learning about vegetable gardening in Southwest Florida.
Join us for a special program about the recently published book: Edison and Ford in Florida, featuring authors, Mike Cosden, Brent Newman and Chris Pendleton. This book features never before seen pictures and a comprehensive look at the two friends life in Florida.
Edison & Ford Winter Estates and the Southwest Florida Quilter’s Guild will be “airing quilts” on the traditional clotheslines. There will be dozens of quilts on display on clotheslines alongside Orchid Lane and the Edison Home. Antique quilts belonging to Guild members will also be on display.