Home School And Other Children’s Events At Edison & Ford Winter Estates


March 3, 2020


All Day

Edison & Ford Winter Estates
2350 McGregor Blvd. Fort Myers, FL 33901

Visit the Edison & Ford Winter Estates website or call (239) 334-7419 for more detailed information or to register. Some events are free.

Emerging Inventors: Bugs and Butterflies

March 3, 10 a.m.

Edison and Ford Winter Estates

2350 McGregor Blvd, Ft. Myers

Children and parents will learn, play, and gain valuable social skills while exploring the homes, gardens, and museum.  The theme for this session is Bugs and Butterflies. Learn about the different types of butterflies and bugs that are abundant thought Southwest Florida and the different plants that attract them. Advance registration is required through our website at www.edisonford.org or by calling 239-334-7419.

Edison Ford members: $10; non-members: $15

239-334-7419

Emerging Inventors: Water Wizardry

March 17, 10 a.m.

Edison and Ford Winter Estates

2350 McGregor Blvd, Ft. Myers

Children and parents will learn, play, and gain valuable social skills while exploring the homes, gardens, and museum. The theme for this session is Water Wizardry. Learn about all the amazing qualities or water and all of its important uses. Advance registration is required through our website at www.edisonford.org or by calling 239-334-7419.

Edison Ford members: $10; non-members: $15

239-334-7419

School Break Camp: Designed by Girls

March 13, 9 a.m.

Edison and Ford Winter Estates

2350 McGregor Blvd, Ft. Myers

When school is out, the “Wild Wizard” is in! Explore the Edison and Ford Winter Estates and topics in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math), history, and the natural world. Explore engineering in this exciting day camp for girls only! Advance registration is required through our website at www.edisonford.org or by calling 239-334-7419.

Edison Ford members: $45; non-members: $50

239-334-7419

School Break Camp: Code Camp

March 16-10, 9 a.m.

Edison and Ford Winter Estates

2350 McGregor Blvd, Ft. Myers

When school is out, the “Wild Wizard” is in! Explore the Edison and Ford Winter Estates and topics in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math), history, and the natural world. Learn new platforms and skills each day while learning essential 21st century skills. Advance registration is required through our website at www.edisonford.org or by calling 239-334-7419.

Edison Ford members: $220; non-members: $250

239-334-7419

Code Creators: Hello World

March 28, 1 p.m.

Edison and Ford Winter Estates

2350 McGregor Blvd, Ft. Myers

In this brand new six-part Saturday afternoon series, students are introduced to the Raspberry Pi, a tiny but powerful computer that will fuel their creative DIY projects spanning electronics, computer science, robotics, and coding with Python, HTML, and JavaScript. In this session, students explore the hardware and software of the small computer and electronics. Advance registration is required through our website at www.edisonford.org or by calling 239-334-7419.

Edison Ford members: $15; non-members: $25 per class

239-334-7419

Homeschool Science Scholars: Field Research

Grades 1-3: March 12, 9:30 a.m.

Grades 4-6: March 12, 1 p.m.

Grades 7-8: March 11, 10 a.m.

Edison and Ford Winter Estates

2350 McGregor Blvd, Ft. Myers

Challenge your mind and foster collaboration with our popular ongoing homeschool series! The focus of this session is chemistry, biology, and ecology. Learn all about how Edison utilized the plants on his site in his research in Fort Myers. Advance registration is required through our website at www.edisonfordwinterestates.org or by calling 239-334-7419.

Edison Ford members: $15; non-members: $25

239-334-7419

This event runs from March 3, 2020 to March 28, 2020.

Upcoming Dates:
  • March 3, 2020 | All Day
  • March 11, 2020 | All Day
  • March 12, 2020 | All Day
  • March 13, 2020 | All Day
  • March 16, 2020 | All Day
  • March 17, 2020 | All Day
  • March 28, 2020 | All Day