MOPS Day News: May 4th, 2016

Tomorrow’s Meeting

We have Beth Toney  joining us at our meeting this week. She will be speaking on Marriage and Conflict Resolution. We only have two more MOPS meeting for the 2014-2015 year…looking forward to seeing everyone there tomorrow and at our “Tea and Treasures” meeting on May1 19th.

The ladies from the Florence Nightingale, Marie Curie, & Mary Magdalene tables will be providing a delicious brunch for us. We appreciate the time and effort it takes to bring in our brunch items. Thank you!


 May Mom’s Night Out

MayMNOLooking forward to a fun and interactive MNO at The Vintage Market at    Thursday, May 7th from 7:00-9:30pm.  Shannon, owner of the Market, has a  great craft planned for us. Everything you need to create the distressed vases (pictured) will  be provided as well as her expertise assistance with step-by-step instructions. This is a fun event to attend if you are a seasoned crafter or a newbie! We’d love to have you! Please sign up with Lainey Klos (by email or call/text her at 239.560.5894)  and bring $12 to cover the cost of the supplies. The Vintage Market is located at 7091 Pinnacle Drive, Fort Myers, FL 33907.


Photos are needed!

Do you have some photos from our meetings, play dates or MNOs that have taken place this year? We would love to include your photos in our end of the year MOPS slide show! Please send any contributions to Rachel Cossette by May 12th. Thank you!


May Play Date

We have a great Play Date planned for Tuesday, May 26th at Little Dippers Splash Pad. Join us at 10 am with your little ones to enjoy the splash pad and hangout time with your MOPS friends. Maybe invite a girlfriend of yours who you think would enjoy being a part of MOPS next year. This is a great way to introduce friends to the MOPS community. The address is 1750 Matthew Drive, Fort Myers, FL 33907 (which is the Fort Myers Aquatic Center- where Little Dippers is located). See y’all there!


South Seas Resort

MOPS Reprieve 

Our MOPS Reprieve is quickly approaching and just a month away!  Mark your calendars for our annual reprieve happening Friday June 5th thru Sunday, June 7th at the beautiful South Seas Island Resort on Captiva Island! Leave the kids for the weekend and get away with your MOPS girlfriends for a few days of relaxation and fun in the sun!

Special Rates for MOPS Moms: 

Room Type

Sleeps Per Night RateIncluding resort fee and taxes 4 Person Nightly Rate 6 Person Nightly Rate 8 Person Nightly Rate

Two Bedroom Beach Villa

4-6 people $261.96 $65.49 $43.66


Three Bedroom Bayside Villa 6-8 people $317.46 ————- $52.91



What do do now?

1. Talk it up with your girlfriends and find your roommates! If you need help filling your room or finding roommates please leave a message on the MOPS Facebook page or contact Melissa Hemmer.

2. Visit and browse the room types to see what will best fit your needs.

3. Book your room at Promotion Code = MOP.

4. Stay tuned for more details, including dinner and breakfast events for the weekend!


Mark Your Calendars

Our Spring Meeting Dates: May 5, May 19

May Mom’s Night Out: May 7th 7pm-9:30 –Craft at The Vintage Market

May Play Date: Tuesday, May 26th at 10am — Little Dipper Splash Pad (Ft. Myers Aquatic Center)

MOPS Reprieve: June 5th-7th at South Seas Island Resort

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