Free MAY Seminars Open to the Public at Miromar Design Center

ESTERO, FL  – Southwest Florida’s only design center invites the public to attend educational and creative seminars presented by Miromar Design Center in the month of May.  All seminars and lectures are free and open to the public.   NOTE NEW TIME: Our Seminars will begin at 11:00 a.m.

Saturday, May 7 at 11 a.m. “Get Organized! Simplify Your Life and Dress Like a French Woman”
Naples-based, professional organizer and columnist for the Naples Daily News, Marla Ottenstein shows you how to organize your closets and keep them that way. In addition to teaching you how to take control of the everyday occurrences that lead to closet disorganization and chaos, topics for discussion may include: how to decide what you can and can’t live without; and how to creatively dispose of all the “stuff” you’ve accumulated.   Ms. Ottenstein in a member of the National Association of Professional Organizers (NAPO): her column “Get Organized,” runs the first and third Friday of every month in theNaples Daily News. For more information, please visit

Saturday, May 14 at 11 a.m. “Social Media 101”
What is Facebook? Should I have a Facebook account?  How do I create an account and upload pictures? Are Twitter and LinkedIn useful resources as well? Which is right for me and my business? Website consultant Shelly Osterhout of Computer Specialists of America will answer all of these important questions and more.

Saturday, May 21 at 11 a.m. “Successful Accessorizing is a Balancing Act”
Sponsored by Angela Fine Furnishings, Suite 210 Learn how easy it is to accessorize any surface in your home with confidence.  Candice Sebring-Kelber will demonstrate how the same surface can take on an entirely different looks through the use of different elements and textures.

Saturday, May 28 at 11 a.m.”Preservation and Restoration of Antique Rugs” Sponsored by Azar Fine Rug Gallery, Suite 148
Ahmad Mirziai, South Florida’s foremost Authority on Oriental Carpets offers first-hand experience on preservation and restoration of antique rugs.  Join Ahmad as he celebrates thousands of years of the fine art of rug making, dying, cleaning and restoration.

Miromar Design Center is located on Corkscrew Road in Estero across from Miromar Outlets, I-75, exit 123, between Naples and Fort Myers.  Hours are Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  For more information about Miromar Design Center call (239) 390-5111 or visit http://