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May 2017
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Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

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Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

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Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

Whiz Kids
3:30pm-4:30pm

Orange County Library - Windermere Branch and Winter Garden Branch.

Join Whiz Kids, the tech club that creates comics, animates images, mixes music, makes movies, and much more. Ages 6-12. See what we are doing this week and register at www.ocls.info/whizkids or call 407.835.7323.

 

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Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM & 11:15 AM (Southwest)

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15 (Windermere)  &11:45  AM (Southwest)

Sunset at the Zoo
5:30pm-8:00pm

Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens

The Zoo will close at 5 p.m., and then reopen at 5:30... this time for adults only! Enjoy beer, wine, Smoke in the City BBQ Food Truck, music by Joshwayy Productions, and animals as you stroll through the Zoo during this alternative to the standard happy hour! centralfloridazoo.org

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Family Story Time
10:30am-11:00am

 

Church on the Drive - 1914 Edgewater Dr., Orlando

Church on the Drive in College Park hosts a story time EVERY Friday morning at 10:30 in their Library. It is open to children of all ages. They are located across the street from Starbucks in College Park.  Please contact Crystal at 904-226-2100 or CHolic@churchonthedrive.org if you have any questions.

 

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Bike 5 Cities
8:00am-1:00pm

1500 S. Denning Dr., Winter Park

Choose one of five free, guided, family-friendly rides along scenic bike trails and slow-speed residential streets. Discover safe routes and trails throughout Winter Park, Orlando, Casselberry, Maitland and Eatonville while riding at your own pace. Ride the entire 28-mile loop or join the fun at sites that will offer comfortable shorter rides, family activities, snacks and refreshments for all participants. bikewalkcentralflorida.org/bike5cities

Orlando Repertory Theatre

In the small town of River Heights, Nancy Drew faces her greatest challenge as she seeks to solve the biggest mystery of her young career in Nancy Drew and Her Biggest Case Ever. A mysterious stranger brings news of a missing fortune, and only Nancy can save the day. Clues are found, motives are revealed, but will Nancy solve the mystery in time? Missing this show would be a crime! OrlandoRep.com

 

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Kiddies Carnival
1:00pm-7:30pm

Festival Park - 2911 E Robinson St., Orlando

Community event of kids coming together to parade in masquerading costumes with vendors,music, food and stage entertainment with an Island twist. www.ttacfl.org

Orlando Repertory Theatre

In the small town of River Heights, Nancy Drew faces her greatest challenge as she seeks to solve the biggest mystery of her young career in Nancy Drew and Her Biggest Case Ever. A mysterious stranger brings news of a missing fortune, and only Nancy can save the day. Clues are found, motives are revealed, but will Nancy solve the mystery in time? Missing this show would be a crime! OrlandoRep.com

 

The Abbey - 100 S. Eola Dr., Orlando

The Central Florida Jazz Society presents A Tribute to the Tijuana Brass by the Greg Parnell Septet. Musical selections will include hits like Tijuana Taxi, Magic Flea, Mexican Shuffle, Spanish Flea and many more. We always have a lot of fun with this group and we hope you can join us. CentralFloridaJazzSociety.com

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Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

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Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

Florida Hospital Celebration Health - 1st Floor (Mangrove Conference Room) - 400 Celebration Pl., Celebration, FL  34747

Florida Hospital Medical Group will be hosting an info session with their provider, Dr. John Kim from the Center for Specialized Gynecology. The event will happen on May 9th and will include discussions, food (chocolate fountain), giveaways, etc. Please RSVP to Jenna at (407)200-1389 or Jenna.Fuller@flhos.org. Capacity is limited.

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Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

Whiz Kids
3:30pm-4:30pm

Orange County Library - Windermere Branch and Winter Garden Branch.

Join Whiz Kids, the tech club that creates comics, animates images, mixes music, makes movies, and much more. Ages 6-12. See what we are doing this week and register at www.ocls.info/whizkids or call 407.835.7323.

 

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Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM & 11:15 AM (Southwest)

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15 (Windermere)  &11:45  AM (Southwest)

Wish Upon a Star
7:30pm-9:30pm

530 Dog Wood Road, Longwood

This spring, the Central Florida Community Choir and Symphony Orchestra invite you to enjoy the wonders of “Wish Upon a Star”, a Disney revue! www.CFCArts.com/Wish-Upon-a-Star
 

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Family Story Time
10:30am-11:00am

 

Church on the Drive - 1914 Edgewater Dr., Orlando

Church on the Drive in College Park hosts a story time EVERY Friday morning at 10:30 in their Library. It is open to children of all ages. They are located across the street from Starbucks in College Park.  Please contact Crystal at 904-226-2100 or CHolic@churchonthedrive.org if you have any questions.

 

Wish Upon a Star
7:30pm-9:30pm

530 Dog Wood Road, Longwood

This spring, the Central Florida Community Choir and Symphony Orchestra invite you to enjoy the wonders of “Wish Upon a Star”, a Disney revue! www.CFCArts.com/Wish-Upon-a-Star
 

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Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens

Learn about endangered species from around the world right here at the Central Florida Zoo! The Zoo is home to many endangered species that need our help, including cheetah, Indian rhinos, clouded leopards, and more! You can also learn about Florida's many endangered species, and the things you can do in your own backyard to help protect them, through fun games, crafts, and animal encounters.  centralfloridazoo.org/events

Orlando Repertory Theatre

In the small town of River Heights, Nancy Drew faces her greatest challenge as she seeks to solve the biggest mystery of her young career in Nancy Drew and Her Biggest Case Ever. A mysterious stranger brings news of a missing fortune, and only Nancy can save the day. Clues are found, motives are revealed, but will Nancy solve the mystery in time? Missing this show would be a crime! OrlandoRep.com

 

Waldorf Astoria Orlando - 14200 Bonnet Creek Resort Lane, Orlando

The 23rd Annual Hamlin and Associates Wishmaker’s Ball presented by Fields BMW is Make-A-Wish Central and Northern Florida’s signature gala and our largest fundraiser. This year we are thrilled to once again be hosting the event on Saturday, May 13 at the luxurious Waldorf Astoria Orlando. The evening will include a 3- course dinner, open bar, an exclusive VIP table drawing, silent and live auctions, special appearances by our wish children, and an after-party that is not to be missed! cnfl.wish.org

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Orlando Repertory Theatre

In the small town of River Heights, Nancy Drew faces her greatest challenge as she seeks to solve the biggest mystery of her young career in Nancy Drew and Her Biggest Case Ever. A mysterious stranger brings news of a missing fortune, and only Nancy can save the day. Clues are found, motives are revealed, but will Nancy solve the mystery in time? Missing this show would be a crime! OrlandoRep.com

 

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Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

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Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

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Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

Whiz Kids
3:30pm-4:30pm

Orange County Library - Windermere Branch and Winter Garden Branch.

Join Whiz Kids, the tech club that creates comics, animates images, mixes music, makes movies, and much more. Ages 6-12. See what we are doing this week and register at www.ocls.info/whizkids or call 407.835.7323.

 

Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens

Enjoy a special evening at the Zoo with wine and hors d’oeuvres while painting an animal portrait. Art instructors will guide you to create your own masterpiece as you meet live animals up close. Supplies will be provided. Reservations are required by May 13, 2017. Space is limited. Must be 21 years or older. Annual Pass Holders: $35.00, Non-Pass Holders: $40.00.  Please call 407.323.4450 ext. 123 or email education@centralfloridazoo.org for more information or to make your reservation by phone.

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Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM & 11:15 AM (Southwest)

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15 (Windermere)  &11:45  AM (Southwest)

Sunset at the Zoo
5:30pm-8:00pm

Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens

The Zoo will close at 5 p.m., and then reopen at 5:30... this time for adults only! Enjoy beer, wine, Smoke in the City BBQ Food Truck, music by Joshwayy Productions, and animals as you stroll through the Zoo during this alternative to the standard happy hour! centralfloridazoo.org

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Family Story Time
10:30am-11:00am

 

Church on the Drive - 1914 Edgewater Dr., Orlando

Church on the Drive in College Park hosts a story time EVERY Friday morning at 10:30 in their Library. It is open to children of all ages. They are located across the street from Starbucks in College Park.  Please contact Crystal at 904-226-2100 or CHolic@churchonthedrive.org if you have any questions.

 

Oviedo High School - 601 King Street, Oviedo

Tony Award-winning musical. Into the Woods JR. features all of your favorite characters – Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack (and his beanstalk) and the Witch in this lyrically rich retelling of classic Brothers Grimm fables. The musical centers on a baker and his wife, who wish to have a child; Cinderella, who wishes to attend the King's festival; and Jack, who wishes his cow would give milk. When the baker and his wife learn that they cannot have a child because of a witch's curse, the two set off on a journey to break the curse and wind up changed. facebook.com/events/460394994292243/?active_tab=about

The Walt Disney Amphitheater at Lake Eola Park

Free Concert - Kickin Up Dust Album Release - Charly Reynolds. facebook.com/events/1933726296909879

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Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens

Join the Central Florida Zoo from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. where there will be hands on activities, games, and crafts inside the Zoo as we inspire awareness about these wonderful animals, the role they play in the ecosystems, the work we do to protect them, and what you can do to help.  centralfloridazoo.org/events

Osceola Performing Arts Center - 3141 N. Orange Blossom Trail, Kissimmee

World of Dance Tour is the largest urban dance event that has now become the most authentic international touring dance competition of its kind. Currently consisting of 15 U.S. domestic dates and 15 internationally licensed regions, WOD continues to thrive and build within communities worldwide.  wod.ticketspice.com/2017-orlando-ticketing

Loch Haven Park - 777 E Princeton St.

Orlando songwriter Beth McKee and Park Ave CDs present the fifth annual Swamp Sistas La La on the Orlando Fringe Lawn Stage in Loch Haven Park. Musical styles include singer-songwriter, a cappella, folk rock, Creole soul, rhythm and blues and hip-hop, plus Orlando's best storyteller. Kid-friendly and admission is free. swampsistas.com/swamp-sistas-la-la-orlando-fringe-2017

Oviedo High School - 601 King Street, Oviedo

Tony Award-winning musical. Into the Woods JR. features all of your favorite characters – Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack (and his beanstalk) and the Witch in this lyrically rich retelling of classic Brothers Grimm fables. The musical centers on a baker and his wife, who wish to have a child; Cinderella, who wishes to attend the King's festival; and Jack, who wishes his cow would give milk. When the baker and his wife learn that they cannot have a child because of a witch's curse, the two set off on a journey to break the curse and wind up changed. facebook.com/events/460394994292243/?active_tab=about

Sound Bytes
7:00pm-9:00pm

700 W Oak Ridge Rd., Orlando

This spring, the CFCArts Young Artists Orchestra joins together with the Youth Vocal Ensembles to create Sound Bytes, a musical experience based on the music of popular video games! cfcarts.com/2017/03/sound-bytes

2530 Aloma Avenue - Winter Park

Patty & Michael come prepared to entertain by playing many different genres of music, including oldies, light jazz, rock and roll and classic country. Enjoy a great show at Aloma Bowl on May 20—and while you’re here, make sure to grab your favorite beverage and try some delicious food!

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Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens

Enjoy animal stories from 10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the Rainforest Pavilion along with a special visit from one of our Zoo animals. This free program is designed for pre-school age children and is presented by the Orange County Library System storytellers. centralfloridazoo.org/events

Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

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Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

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Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

Whiz Kids
3:30pm-4:30pm

Orange County Library - Windermere Branch and Winter Garden Branch.

Join Whiz Kids, the tech club that creates comics, animates images, mixes music, makes movies, and much more. Ages 6-12. See what we are doing this week and register at www.ocls.info/whizkids or call 407.835.7323.

 

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Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM & 11:15 AM (Southwest)

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15 (Windermere)  &11:45  AM (Southwest)

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Family Story Time
10:30am-11:00am

 

Church on the Drive - 1914 Edgewater Dr., Orlando

Church on the Drive in College Park hosts a story time EVERY Friday morning at 10:30 in their Library. It is open to children of all ages. They are located across the street from Starbucks in College Park.  Please contact Crystal at 904-226-2100 or CHolic@churchonthedrive.org if you have any questions.

 

Ocoee Lakeshore Center, 125 North Lakeshore Drive, Ocoee

The Memorial Day ceremony will include a processional to the Ocoee Memorial Wall where a wreath will be set in place.  The Memorial Wall is inscribed with the names of Ocoee residents who gave their lives for freedom. After the ceremony, refreshments will be served.   For more information, please call 407-905-3100.

 

 

 

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4801 E. Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL 33617

Construction has begun on an enormous, one-of-a-kind summer experience, Cardboard Space Adventures, at the Museum of Science & Industry in Tampa. Guests will help create a huge outpost in outer space, full of hands-on creativity, engineering, and art-all constructed entirely from cardboard. The exploration and fun will run daily from May 27 - Sept. 5, 2017.  mosi.org/mosi-events/cardboard-space-adventures

Aloma Bowl - 2530 Aloma Avenue, Winter Park

Cheryl Anderson, nicknamed “Blues Mama,” has performed in the Orlando area for over 30 years. With a diverse musical background, she has performed at Disney, served as a worship leader and even backed Jessica Simpson. Anderson performs with The Maj Band and the nine-piece group The Standing Hamptons, but she’ll bring her solo sound to Aloma Bowl. While you’re enjoying the show, be sure to grab your favorite beverage and some delicious food!  alomabowlingcenters.com/aloma

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4801 E. Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL 33617

Construction has begun on an enormous, one-of-a-kind summer experience, Cardboard Space Adventures, at the Museum of Science & Industry in Tampa. Guests will help create a huge outpost in outer space, full of hands-on creativity, engineering, and art-all constructed entirely from cardboard. The exploration and fun will run daily from May 27 - Sept. 5, 2017.  mosi.org/mosi-events/cardboard-space-adventures

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4801 E. Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL 33617

Construction has begun on an enormous, one-of-a-kind summer experience, Cardboard Space Adventures, at the Museum of Science & Industry in Tampa. Guests will help create a huge outpost in outer space, full of hands-on creativity, engineering, and art-all constructed entirely from cardboard. The exploration and fun will run daily from May 27 - Sept. 5, 2017.  mosi.org/mosi-events/cardboard-space-adventures

Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

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4801 E. Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL 33617

Construction has begun on an enormous, one-of-a-kind summer experience, Cardboard Space Adventures, at the Museum of Science & Industry in Tampa. Guests will help create a huge outpost in outer space, full of hands-on creativity, engineering, and art-all constructed entirely from cardboard. The exploration and fun will run daily from May 27 - Sept. 5, 2017.  mosi.org/mosi-events/cardboard-space-adventures

Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

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4801 E. Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL 33617

Construction has begun on an enormous, one-of-a-kind summer experience, Cardboard Space Adventures, at the Museum of Science & Industry in Tampa. Guests will help create a huge outpost in outer space, full of hands-on creativity, engineering, and art-all constructed entirely from cardboard. The exploration and fun will run daily from May 27 - Sept. 5, 2017.  mosi.org/mosi-events/cardboard-space-adventures

Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens

Enjoy animal stories from 10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the Rainforest Pavilion along with a special visit from one of our Zoo animals. This free program is designed for pre-school age children and is presented by the Orange County Library System storytellers. centralfloridazoo.org/events

Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

Whiz Kids
3:30pm-4:30pm

Orange County Library - Windermere Branch and Winter Garden Branch.

Join Whiz Kids, the tech club that creates comics, animates images, mixes music, makes movies, and much more. Ages 6-12. See what we are doing this week and register at www.ocls.info/whizkids or call 407.835.7323.