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40 x April 5 — 18, 2018 x n Charities/Fundraisers April 7 — Benefit Wine Tasting The Mini Cooper Showroom, 350 S. Lake Destiny Drive, Orlando, hosts The Dunhill Companies’ 11th Benefit Wine Tasting. Time: 7-10 p.m. Proceeds benefit the Howard Phillips Center for Children & Families. For more information, call 407-992-4000 or email April 12 — Call To Hope Breakfast Rosen Centre, 9840 International Drive, Orlando, hosts the Call to Hope breakfast, including stories from some of the patients served by Shepherd’s Hope last year and the presentation of volunteer of the year awards in the categories of nurse, clinical practitioner, doctor and general volunteer. Complimentary self-parking is provided. Time: 8:30 a.m. Proceeds benefit Shepherd’s Hope, which provides free medical care to Central Florida’s uninsured and underinsured. For more information, call 407-876-6699, ext. 228; email or visit April 14 — Cattle Baron’s Ball Rosen Shingle Creek, 9939 Universal Blvd., Orlando, hosts American Cancer Society’s 2018 Orlando Cattle Baron’s Ball, including western-themed fun, a reception, silent and live auctions, gourmet dine-around and entertainment. Time: 6-11 p.m. Cost: $250. For more information, call 407-581-2503 or visit COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD April 14 — Rhapsody In Blue The Plaza Live, 425 N. Bumby Ave., Orlando, hosts Rhapsody in Blue, including a “Roaring ’20s” theme, dinner, a silent auction and live musical performances. Attendees are encouraged to dress in 1920s party attire. Time: 6 p.m. for dinner, 8 p.m. for performances. Cost: $10-$150, with proceeds benefiting the Florida Symphony Youth Orchestra. Sponsorships are available. For more information, email or visit April 14 — Run Among The Lakes Windermere Town Hall, 520 Main St., Windermere, hosts the 17th annual Windermere 5K/10K Run Among the Lakes, including a beautiful course along the Butler Chain of Lakes. All finishers receive a wine opener/stopper medal and custom-art tee by the Florida Highwayman. Time: 7 a.m. Proceeds benefit Windermere Parks and Recreation. For more information or to register, visit windermere-5k-run-among-the-lakes. April 16 — United For A Purpose The Citrus Club, 255 S. Orange Ave., Orlando, hosts United for a Purpose, including hors d’oeuvres, one drink ticket and raffle prizes. Time: 6-8 p.m. Cost: $15 in advance; $20 at the door, with proceeds benefiting The Jewish Pavilion and compiled by Lisa Sagers its Senior Help Desk. For more information and to register, visit April 21 — Paws For Peace Walk Blue Jacket Park in Baldwin Park, 2501 General Rees Ave., Orlando, hosts the eighth annual Paws for Peace Walk, a leisurely stroll for families, friends and their pets. Registration is open for individuals and teams to participate. Time: 8 a.m. for registration, 9-11 a.m. for the walk. Cost: $20, includes a free T-shirt and bandana for a pet. Children 12-younger are free. Proceeds benefit Harbor House’s Paws for Peace Kennel. For more information, email or visit April 27 — Give Hope, Change Lives Rosen Centre, 9840 International Drive, Orlando, hosts Give Hope, Change Lives, featuring Olympian Lolo Jones as a guest speaker, a silent auction and more. Time: 6-9 p.m. Proceeds benefit The Salvation Army’s various programs. For more information, call 407-252-8616. April 28 — Corks, Caladiums & Canvases Nehrling Gardens, 2267 Hempel Ave., Gotha, hosts Nehrling Gardens Corks, Caladiums & Canvases, during which attendees stroll historic gardens while sampling wines and foods of the world where the plants and trees originated. Other activities include viewing artists at work, live music, a silent auction and more. Time: 5-8 p.m. Cost: $50 in advance; $60 at the door. For more information, call 407- 445-9977, email or visit April 28 — NAMIWalks 2018 Cranes Roost Park, 274 Cranes Roost Blvd., Altamonte Springs, hosts NAMIWalks 2018, including local vendors, service suppliers and family entertainment. Walkers register and help raise funds to support the National Alliance on Mental Illness Greater Orlando’s community programs by enlisting the support of their family, friends and coworkers. Time: 8 a.m. for check-in; 9 a.m. for walk. For more information, call 407-253-1900, email or visit May 5 — Princess Ball Hyatt Regency Orlando, 9801 International Drive, Orlando, hosts the sixth annual Princess Ball, presented by the A. Jones Family Foundation. The event highlights the positive relationship between fathers and daughters while giving back to a local children’s charity. The even includes food, music, and entertainment by the Orlando Magic cheerleaders, hula dancers and local pageant winners. Other activities include carriage rides, photo booth fun, a silent auction and more. Time: 6-9:30 p.m. CONTINUED ON PAGE 42 Ambrosio Romero, MD, Supervising/Delegating Physician call today for a free estimate Residential interior & exterior painting Licensed & Insured Michael Nevius / owner/operator See more of Dr. Phillips Painting by logging onto facebook! 407-235-5388 • x April 5 — 18, 2018 x 41 Choose expert cancer care close to home. Expanded cancer care services are now available at the new Dr. Phillips Regional Care Center, an extension of Orlando Health UF Health Cancer Center. Located at 7472 Docs Grove Circle, the new cancer center is just across from Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips Hospital. Services include: • Multidisciplinary care by a team of oncologists, pathologists, registered nurses and medical assistants • IV therapy and supportive nutritional therapy • Access to nutritionists, counselors, pain specialists, palliative care services and support groups Dr. Phillips Regional Care Center Now Open at New, Expanded Location Next-day appointments are available. APRIL IS ESOPHAGEAL CANCER AWARENESS MONTH. 7472 Docs Grove Circle, Orlando, Florida 32819 407.241.1037