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40 x September 7 - 20, 2017 x CONTINUED FROM PAGE 39 and storytelling to honor the unique connection between canines and their companions, including Southern cuisine, complimentary beer and wine, canine demonstrations, entertainment and more. Time: 6-10 p.m. Cost: $250, with proceeds benefiting Canine Companions for Independence. Sponsorships are available. For more information, call 407-522-3300 or visit Nov. 4 — Imagine Gala Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, 5601 Universal Blvd., Orlando, hosts the Central Florida chapter of Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation’s 11th annual Imagine Gala, honoring the family of Charles and Rebecca Veigle Jr. and including a cocktail hour, seated dinner, live and silent auctions, entertainment and a special Fund A Cure segment. Time: 6 p.m. Cost: $250, with proceeds supporting the next milestone in diabetes research. Sponsorships are available. For more information, call 407-774-2166 or visit n Children’s/Teen Programs Sept. 9, 11, 18, — Library Programs Windermere Library, 530 Main St., Windermere, offers the following free programs for children/teens: Teen Art Adventures: Doodle Art for ages 11-18 on Sept. 9 at 11 a.m., Little Chef: Rainbow Fruit Pizza for ages 3-5 on Sept. 11 at 10:30 a.m., and Cuentame un Cuento: Tell Me a Story Bilingual Stories and Fun for the entire family Sept. 18 at 10:30 a.m. For more information, call 407-835-7323. Sept. 11 & 20 — Library Programs The Southwest Library at Dr. Phillips, 7255 Della Drive, Orlando, offers the following free programs for children: Stories & Stretches for ages 2-5 on Sept. 11 at 10:30 a.m., Southwest Homeschool Club: Colors of Autumn for ages 6-12 on Sept. 11 at 1 p.m., and The Moogician for ages 6-12 on Sept. 20 at 3:30 p.m. Seating for all programs is limited, so registration is recommended. For more information, call 407-835-7323. n Classes/Programs Sept. 11, Oct. 2 & Oct. 30 — Sailing Classes Begin The public is invited to learn basic skills and terminology from the instructors of the Central Florida Community Sailing Program. Classes are being held in three sessions and meet twice per week for three weeks. There are three classroom sessions Mondays from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Fashion Square Mall and three on-the-water sessions Saturdays from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Lake Baldwin. Registration is required. Cost: $145, includes book. For more information, call 407-645-1892 or email n Events/Performances Through Oct. 8 — Man Of La Mancha Performances Orlando Shakespeare Theater in Partnership with UCF’s Margeson Theater, 812 E. Rollins St., Orlando, presents performances of Man of La Mancha, starring Broadway veteran Davis Gaines as Don Quixote. Showtimes SEBASTIAN MOVING 407-466-6455 PROFESSIONAL FURNITURE MOVERS EDU WORLD TUTORS CALL TODAY $ 25 per hour AFFORDABLE TUTORING!!! Convenient Tutoring Online, In Home and By Phone. 407-413-3961 EDUWORLDTUTORS.COM Patty Pet Groomer We offer Pickup and Drop-off Bath, Mini Groom, Full Groom, Nail Trim Stress and Cage Free Schedule an appointment C: (407) 462-7100 ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★ ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★ 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 ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★ ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★ CARPET STRETCHING & REPAIRS Patching and Pet Damage 407-955-2407 Motorized Retractable Awnings 12x10 $ 1,650 15x10 $ 1,850 19x10 $ 2,150 Serving All of Central Florida Learn more about our motorized screens & retractable awnings at • 407-935-9115 Pet Sitting & Dog Walking Services $25 off when you spend $50 or more SWB17 bonded and insured • excellent references • family-owned-operated 407-970-0903

©Ashley Willsey & Elina Moon Orlando Repertory Theatre opens its 2017-18 season with performances of Disney’s Newsies The Musical through Oct. 22. vary. Cost: $18-$65. For more information, call 407-447-1700, ext. 1; or visit Through Oct. 22 — Disney’s Newsies The Musical Performances Orlando Repertory Theatre in Partnership With UCF, 1001 E. Princeton St., Orlando, presents performances of Disney’s Newsies The Musical. Cost: Ticket prices start at $15. For more information, call 407-896-7365 or visit Sept. 9 — Caribbean Health Summit Central Florida Fair & Exposition Park, 4603 W. Colonial Drive, Orlando, hosts “Healthy Body, Mind and Spirit,” the 15th annual Caribbean Health Summit. The free community event includes various health screening tests and family-friendly activities. Free mammogram screenings are offered Sept. 8 and Sept. 9 by appointment only. To schedule a mammogram appointment, call 407-648-9440, ext. 13. For more information, call 407-648-9440 or visit Sept. 15, 2017-Jan. 13, 2018 — Art Exhibition Crealdé School of Art, in partnership with the Winter Garden Heritage Foundation, presents The Lake: A Documentary Exploring the Land and People of Lake Apopka, in its two galleries — 600 St. Andrews Blvd., Winter Park; and Hannibal Square Heritage Center, 642 W. New England Ave., Winter Park. After more than a year of planning, two artist teams set out to capture the contemporary view of the land and people of the diverse and distinctive Lake Apopka community. For more information, call 407-671-1886. Sept. 17 — Birthday Celebration Monkey Joe’s at Pointe Orlando, 9101 International Drive, Orlando — a children’s entertainment center filled with indoor jumps, slides and obstacle courses — hosts its annual Birthday Party, including $5 admission, giveaways like cotton candy and magnetic picture frames for the first 75 attending children, and more. Time: 10 a.m. In addition, Monkey Joe’s is giving away four $50 gift cards and gifts to loyal Facebook followers. Fans are entered to win as they RSVP on the Facebook page @MonkeyJoes through Sept. 17, 2017. For more information, call 407-880-7529 or visit Oct. 14 — Come Out With Pride Festival Downtown Orlando’s Lake Eola Park hosts the 13th annual Come Out With Pride Festival, including a parade, live entertainment and more than 100 vendors. This year’s theme is #KeepDancingOrlando. Time: noon-10 p.m. Admission is free. For more information, visit Oct. 27 & 28 — Food & Wine Classic The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin hosts its eighth Food & Wine Classic, including unlimited tastings at more than 50 stations that feature culinary selections from the hotel’s award-winning restaurants and wines from more than 30 wineries, live entertainment, overnight and multiple-night package options, and more. Upgraded ticket options allow guests access to a beer garden, featuring a wide selection of craft beers and Oktoberfestinspired cuisine. Cost: Advanced-purchase event-only tickets are $115 each. Upgraded tickets are $140. For more information, call 800-227-1500 or visit x September 7 - 20, 2017 x 41 n Miscellaneous Through Nov. 1 — Plein Air Artists Needed The Albin Polasek Museum & Sculpture Gardens, 633 Osceola Ave., Winter Park, hosts the 10th annual Winter Park Paint Out from April 22-28, 2018, and is seeking 25 professionally acclaimed plein air artists to participate in the juried event. Applicants must be 18-older. To apply, download an application from and return via email to info@winterparkpaintout. org. The deadline is Nov. 1, 2017. For more information, visit or Sept. 10, 17 & 24 — Farmers Markets The Lakefront Farmers Market in Summerport Village, an eclectic market that features unique offerings from local growers, crafters and artisans, takes place at 13790 Bridgewater Crossing Blvd., Windermere. Time: Sundays from noon-4 p.m. For more information, visit summerportvillagemarket/about/. Sept. 13, 20 & 27 — Dances For Seniors The Belles and Beaus Dance Club sponsors a dance for seniors at the Marks Street Recreation Complex, 99 E. Marks St., Orlando. Music is provided by Soft Touch, and singles and couples are welcome. Refreshments are available. A Polynesian luau will be held Sept. 20. Attendees are encouraged to dress in Hawaiian attire. Time: Wednesdays from 7-9 p.m. Cost: $5 per person. Men attending the dances for the first time are free. For more information, call 407-644-4200. n Networking/Clubs Sept. 13, 20 & 27 — Toastmasters Meetings The Florida Turnpike Headquarters Building No. 5315 in the Turkey Lake Service Area on Florida’s Turnpike at Mile Marker 263, hosts Turnpike Toastmasters meetings. Guests must check in at the reception desk for meeting access. Time: Wednesdays from noon-1 p.m. For more information, visit Sept. 19 & Oct. 17 — Book Club Meetings The Southwest Library at Dr. Phillips, 7255 Della Drive, Orlando, hosts a meeting of the Southwest Book Club for age 18-older. September’s meeting focuses on a discussion about author and master historian David McCullough and his many books, and October’s selection is The Japanese Lover by Isabelle Allende. Time: 7 p.m. For more information, call 407-835-7323. Sept. 21 — West Orange Women Luncheon Roy’s Restaurant, 7760 W. Sand Lake Road, Orlando, hosts the West Orange Women’s fall luncheon, including a set menu of either mahi-mahi or braised short ribs, plus sides and beverages. Time: 11 a.m. Cost: $28. For more information or to RSVP, email Dottie Ansel at dotansel@ or call 407-258-8155. n Support Groups Sept. 12 — Support Group Meeting For Caregivers The Alzheimer’s & Dementia Resource Center sponsors a free support group meeting for caregivers in the Suite 281 Conference Room (next to the south elevators on the second floor) at Health Central Hospital, 10000 W. Colonial Drive, Ocoee. Time: second Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. For more information, call 407-843-1910 or visit Sept. 18 — Stroke Support Group Meeting The Winter Park Civic Center, 1050 W. Morse Blvd., Winter Park, hosts a free meeting of the BCenter’s Stroke Support & Social Group. A deli-style lunch is provided. Reservations via email are requested to Time: third Monday of each month from 12:30-2:30 p.m. For more information, call 888-942-9355. Sept. 19 — Better Breathers Club Meeting Classroom C on the second floor of Orlando Health Heart Institute, 1222 S. Orange Ave., Orlando, hosts an Orlando Better Breathers Club meeting, a group that supports patients and their loved ones/ caregivers. The club aims to provide patientcentered, community-based educational opportunities to those suffering from chronic lung disease such as asthma and COPD. Time: third Tuesday of every month from 1-2 p.m. For more information, call Diane Ruiz, 321-841-4194. n Volunteers Ongoing — Volunteers Needed Relay For Life of Dr. Phillips seeks forwardthinking, creative and dedicated individuals from the Dr. Phillips, International Drive, MetroWest and Millennia communities to bring Relay For Life of Dr. Phillips to the next level of success as part of its Event Leadership Team. The event will be held in spring 2018. Experience working in a team environment is a must. The American Cancer Society provides training through webinars, round tables and support from a CONTINUED ON PAGE 42