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36 x June 15 - July 5, 2017 x n Charities/Fundraisers June 17 — Puttin’ On The Litz Ports of Call at SeaWorld hosts Puttin’ on the Litz in support of Alex Litz, who sustained a traumatic brain injury in a life-altering automobile accident. The event includes dancing and a live auction. Time: 6 p.m. Cost: $65 in advance, $75 at the door. In addition, to help with the financial burden of Alex’s uninsured expenses, a fundraising campaign in his honor has been established with HelpHopeLive. To purchase tickets for the fundraiser or to make a tax-deductible donation, visit, search “Alex Litz,” then click on the fundraising event. For more information, email June 22 — Walk A Mile In Her Shoes Harbor House of Central Florida’s fifth annual Walk A Mile in Her Shoes, including music, food trucks and vendors, starts at the Orange County Courthouse and ends at Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center. Participants strap on stilettos, slip on slingbacks or prance in pumps for the walk. Sponsorships are available. Time: 5 p.m. for check-in and 6 p.m. for the COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD event. Proceeds benefit Harbor House of Central Florida. For more information or to register, visit June 23 & 24 — Mascot Games Amway Center hosts the 24th annual Mascot Games, sponsored by New Hope for Kids and presented by Wawa. Twenty-four of the best and most popular mascots from across North America join Orlando Magic’s Stuff for the annual competition. Time: Friday at 12:30 p.m. and Saturday at 2 p.m. Cost: Tickets start at $12, with proceeds benefiting New Hope for Kids, which provides support to children and families grieving the death of a loved one and grants wishes to local children with life-threatening illnesses. For more information, visit or July 22 — Celebrating Independence Gala Leu Gardens, 1920 N. Forest Ave., Orlando, hosts Center for Independent Living’s annual Celebrating Independence Gala, including an orange-carpet entrance, silent auction, complimentary cocktails, dinner and the presenting of this year’s Beverly Chapman Legacy Award to Andy Gardiner. Time: 6:30- 9:30 p.m. Cost: $80, with proceeds benefiting CIL’s mission to create a fully inclusive community in Central Florida and continue helping people impacted -by disabilities. For more information, call 407-623-1070, ext. 131; or email n Children’s/Teen Programs Through June 29 — Teen Volunteers Needed compiled by Lisa Sagers The Orlando Public Library seeks Teen Library Corps volunteers between the ages of 13-18. Participants volunteer twice per week for three-hour shifts. Must be dependable, punctual, willing to complete assigned projects/tasks, and a team player. For more information, email or visit Through Aug. 5 — Summer Reading Program Orange County parents can register their children in fun, educational camps, classes and events at 16 library locations across Orange County as part of the Orange County Library System’s Summer Reading Program. Except for a handful of camps that require a small materials fee, all the library’s Summer Reading Program events are free to OCLS cardholders. For more information, visit n Events/Performances June 15-Aug. 5 — Movie Series As part of its 2017 Summer Movie Series, Garden Theatre, 160 W. Plant St., Winter Garden, presents the following movies on select evenings in June, July and August: Thursday Vintage Favorites are The Sting on June 15; To Kill a Mockingbird on June 22; The Wizard of Oz on June 29; Citizen Kane on July 6; The Good, the Bad and the Ugly on July 13; Frankenstein on July 20; Seven Brides for Seven Brothers on July 27; and Meet Me in St. Louis on Aug. 3. Time: 7 p.m. Cost: $8. Big Screen Binge Series on The Leader in Auto Repair Shops AC Specialists T H E C A R P O R T PUCCI’S AIR For All Your A/C Needs Family-Owned - S.W. Residents FL Class “A” A/C Contractor State License #CACO58760 407-484-5996 • 407-299-8253 Air-Conditioning Service & Repair You're as good as Gold Specializing in Jaguar 5242 S Orange Ave Orlando 407-927-9547 All Foreign and Domestic Repairs CARPET STRETCHING & REPAIRS Patching and Pet Damage 407-955-2407 Facilitating Opportunity EXPERIENCED HAIRSTYLIST WANTED Must have a following Booth Rental BACK BAY SALON 625 Main St Windermere 321-299-4941 EDU WORLD TUTORS CALL TODAY $ 20 per hour AFFORDABLE TUTORING!!! Convenient Tutoring Online, In Home and By Phone. 407-413-3961 EDUWORLDTUTORS.COM

Saturdays are Back to the Future trilogy on June 17, A Tribute to Audrey Hepburn Series on June 24, The Godfather trilogy on July 15, Star Trek series on July 22, and The Blondes of Alfred Hitchcock series on Aug. 5. For more information, call 407-877-4736 or visit June 16 — Movie In The Park & Food Truck Event As part of Ocoee’s Movie in the Park & Food Truck events, Bill Breeze Park, 125 N. Lakeshore Drive, hosts a screening of Sing, presented by Illumination. In addition, Friends of Ocoee History Preservation representatives will give tours of the Withers-Maguire House, which was built in 1888. Time: 6-9 p.m. for food trucks; the movie starts at 8:30 p.m. The movie viewing is free, and food truck prices vary. For more information, call 407-905-3180 or visit June 16 & 17 — American Roadtrip Performances Calvary Assembly, 1199 Clay St., Winter Park, hosts performances of Central Florida Community Arts’ American Roadtrip, performed by the 155-piece CFCArts Symphony Orchestra. Time: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $10 for advance general seating, $15 for prime seating, and $25 for priority seating. Children 12-younger are free. Tickets will be available at the door for $15 (general seating) and $25 (priority seating). For more information, call 407-937-1800, ext. 710; or email June 17 — Hot Dogs, Cool Cats Adopt-A-Thon Orange County Animal Services, 2769 Conroy Road, Orlando, hosts the Hot Dogs, Cool Cats Adopt-a- Thon, during which there are reduced adoption fees x June 15 - July 5, 2017 x 37 for animals, and all adopters receive a special goody bag. Time: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. For more information, call 407-836-3111 or email June 24 — Book Launch Celebration The Albertson Room at Orlando Public Library, 101 E. Central Blvd., Orlando, hosts a book launch celebration for Kiss Me Kill You by Larissa C. Hardesty. The author will read from the book, answer audience questions and sign books. Books will be available for purchase. Time: 1-2:30 p.m. For more information, call 407-835-7323 or visit June 24 — Fourth Of July Celebration The Hyatt Regency Atrium at Orlando International Airport hosts the annual Liberty Weekend Orlando Philharmonic Performance. This year’s theme is “From Sea to Shining Sea.” Time: 7:45 p.m. Admission is free, as well as three complimentary hours in the parking garage. (Please do not use SunPass/E-pass). For more information, call 407-825-2055. July 4 — All American Kids Parade & Breakfast The Winter Garden Masonic Lodge, 230 Bay St., Winter Garden, hosts the 14th annual All American Kids Parade & Breakfast, including entertainment, fun activities and IDs for children. Time: 8-10 a.m. for breakfast; the parade begins at 10 a.m. (line up at 9:45 a.m.). For more information, call 407-656-3244. July 4 — Fireworks At The Fountain Downtown Orlando’s Lake Eola Park hosts the 40th annual Fireworks at the Fountain, including children’s activities, live music, food and beverages available for purchase and a fireworks display. Time: 4-10 p.m. Fireworks are at 9:10 p.m. Admission is free. For more information, visit fireworks. n Miscellaneous Through June 30 — Don Quijote Award Nomination Deadline The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando and Prospera officially opened nominations for the 20th annual Don Quijote Awards. Categories are Hispanic Business of the Year (five years or less), Hispanic Business of the Year (more than five years), Professional of the Year, Excellence and Hispanic Community Champion. (Winners will be announced at the Don Quijote Awards Gala on Dec. 9.) Nominations are accepted CONTINUED ON PAGE 38 SunShine upholStery “We Take Pride In Our Work” • Custom Upholstery • Cornice Boards • Custom Headboards • Free Pickup & Delivery Call For Your Free In-Home Estimate Today 407-291-9822 SEBASTIAN MOVING 407-466-6455 PROFESSIONAL FURNITURE MOVERS We’re there when you can’t be. Peace of mind pet sitting and dog walking • Licensed • Insured and Bonded 407-810-5569 • ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★ ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★ Ken PROFESSIONAL HANDYMAN Interior & Exterior Painting All Flooring • Pressure & Chemical Cleaning • Screen Repair Drywall • Texture • Popcorn Removal • Kitchen & Bath Remodeling 407-769-1348 All Repairs, Improvements & Odd Jobs, Large or Small ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★ ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★ “ “ Mention this ad and get 10% off any service. Universal Service Center YOUR ONE-STOP, ON-THE-SPOT SERVICE CENTER. • ASE Certified Techs • Import Service • Precise Diagnostics • Tires • Towing • Oil Change ALL GENERAL REPAIRS. • Batteries • A/C Repairs • Brakes 5989 Turkey Lake Road • 407-345-4860 Hours of operation: M-F 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Sat 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Sun Closed