This is a guide to a smattering of events occurring in the Orlando Central Florida area. The sections are divided into Art, Music, Theater, Author, Etc, On-Going and Plan Ahead. There is surely something for everyone.
ART IN CHAMBERS
What: photographer Phil Eschbach
When: Mon - Fri – 8am - 5pm
Where: Winter Park City Hall
401 S. Park Ave.
THE VIRTUE OF SIMPLICITY
What: American arts & crafts from the Morse Collection thru April
When: Tues – Thurs & Sat – 9:30am - 4pm
Fri – 9:30am – 8pm
Sun – 1 – 4pm
Where: Morse Museum of American Art
445 N. Park Ave.
Cost: $3 adults; $1 students; children 11 & younger free;
Free Fri 4 - 8pm
MOVIES & MUSIC
MOVIE IN THE PARK
What: outdoor screening of Kung Fu Panda
When: March 14 – 7:30pm
Where: Quinn Strong Park
Packwood & Ventris Streets
SPRING POPS CONCERT
What: Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra with Michelle Amato
When: March 15 – 7pm
Where: Central Park
Cost: Free; bring blankets & lawn chairs
What: Orange County residents; 15 min training sessions required
When: March 14 – 8am - noon
Where: Barnett Park
4801 W. Colonial Drive
Cost: Free; 1st come 1st served
INTERVIEW SKILLS WORKSHOP
What: tips on being confident, dressing the part, resumes, etc.
When: March 18 – 6 - 8pm
Where: Jewish Family Services of Greater Orlando
2100 Lee Road
Cost: Free – reservation deadline 3/16
Contact: 407-644-7593 x 237
DEBT MANAGEMENT IN TOUGH TIMES – BUDGETING & CREDIT
What: presented by the Seminole County Extension Service
When: March 12 – 8 - 10am
Where: Seminole County Cooperative Extension Auditorium
250 W. County Home Road
Cost: Free; registration required
PARENT’S GUIDE TO INTERNET SAFETY
What: topics to include social networking site & cyberbullying
When: March 12 – 4:30pm
Where: Orange County Library
805 E. Plant St.
What: The Retired & Senior Volunteer Program for anyone over 55
When: March 13 – 10 – 11:30am
Where: Ronald McDonald House
1630 Kuhl Ave.
COIN AND MONEY SHOW
When: March 13 – 10am - 6pm
Where: Central Florida Fairgrounds
4603 W. Colonial Drive
PANCAKE BREAKFAST & RAIL MOTORCARS - SPEEDSTERS
What: Central Florida National Railway Historical Society
When: March 14 – 7am – Breakfast
8am – cars depart to Tavares
Where: Railroad Museum
101 S. Boyd St.
BALDWIN PARK ARTS FESTIVAL
What: visual and performing arts
When: March 14 – 10am - 5pm
Where: Baldwin Park Village Center
New Broad Street
ABSENT MINDED IMPROV
When: Mondays – 9pm
717 W. Smith St.
Cost: $2 – must be at least 18
What: Orange County Parks & Rec Division West Orange Trail
When: Mondays – 5 - 6pm
Where: Chapin Station
501 Crown Point Cross Road
Cost: Free; advanced registration required
What: open mike
When: Tuesday – 7:30pm
Where: The Daily Grind
3060 SR 436
REAL OPEN MIKE
When: Wednesdays – 8:30pm
Where: Urban Think! Bookstore
625 E. Central Blvd.
What: a new art theme by local artists, live music, cash bar
When: 6 – 9pm
Where: Orlando Museum of Art
2416 N. Mills Ave.
Cost: Free to OMA members; others $10
FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE
What: concerts in an outdoor setting
When: 7 – 9pm
Where: Cranes Roost Park
STORYTELLING AT LEU GARDENS
What: for 18 months to 5 years old
When: Third Monday – 10am
Where: Harry P. Leu Gardens
1920 N Forest Ave.
What: art in downtown Orlando at various locations from 6-9pm
Where: City Arts Factory (Orange & Pine)
The Office Gallery (47 E. Robinson)
A.K.A. Lounge (68 E. Pine)
Gallery at Avalon Island & Guinevere’s (Magnolia & Pine)
5K WALK AND HEALTH FAIR
What: aerobics, tai chi, healthy snacks, information, screenings, etc.
When: March 21 – 8am
Where: Hankins Park
1340 Lake Park Court
YOUTH PLANE RIDES
What: for children 8-17 by FAA Certified Pilots
When: March 7 – 9am - 5pm
Where: Showalter Aviation
Orlando Executive Airport
400 Herndon Ave.
Cost: Free & signed parental permission form
What: plant vendors selling a variety of plants
When: March 21 & 22 – 9am - 5pm
Where: Harry P. Leu Gardens
1920 N. Forest Ave.
What: laws, safety, handling, navigation, trailering, storing, etc.
When: March 28 – 8:30am – 4:30pm
Where: Verteran Affairs Clinic
5201 Raymond St.
Cost: $35; registration 8am
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