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36 x April 19 — May 2, 2018 x www.SouthwestOrlandoBulletin.com Summer Weekly Sales Started! New Sales Every Week 15% off filter elements $20 off service calls Cleaners as low as $249 after rebates $40 CONTINUED FROM PAGE 34 Orlando Science School students had impressive showings at local competitions. The Neuroscience Club, consisting of Ocoee and Dr. Phillips residents, placed third in the Central Florida Brain Bee held at the University of Central Florida. This was the team’s first year at the competition. Noah L. also placed in the top 10 among all of the competitors. Another group of students, who reside in MetroWest and Windermere, competed in the Regional National History Bee held at Trinity Preparatory School. Three of the competitors will advance to represent the school at the National History Bee Finals. Elementary, middle and high school students are invited to explore art and be artful during a Day of Art at the Mennello Museum of American Art. Day of Art for elementary students will be June 4, and for middle and high school students, it will be June 11. Both sessions take place from 8 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. Elementary students will create large-scale abstract sculptures, paint with watercolors and oil pastels, and learn how to draw the world around them. The older kids will be inspired to use their environment to create mixed media prints, kinetic sculptures and acrylic landscapes. They will also create poetry and trade artist cards with new friends inspired by the environment. Both days will be led by experienced teachers and artists. For more information, visit www.mennellomuseum.org/dayofart. Although we try to ensure that all information presented above is the most current, correct and dependable available, we do rely on others for the source of our news. Therefore, the Southwest Orlando Bulletin and Cornerstone Publishing & Multi-Media LLC cannot be held responsible for the validity of the information presented here, nor does mentioning it constitute an endorsement. School News is welcome and may be mailed to P.O. Box 851, Windermere, FL 34786; or emailed to Lauren@kearneypublishing.com. ª Choose Windermere's Only Exclusive Boutique PreSchool

n Helping children in Orange County A broad spectrum of concerned Orange County citizens, including business, civic, education, nonprofit, faith and governmental leaders gathered to announce the formation of a committee to lead a community discussion surrounding the growing needs of the area’s children and the shortfall of resources available to serve them. The group, The Children’s Trust of Orange County, is chaired by longtime child advocate www.SouthwestOrlandoBulletin.com x April 19 — May 2, 2018 x 37 NEWS & BUSINESS BRIEFS compiled by Lauren Salinero and Southwest-area resident Dick Batchelor. n Youth leaders come together Southwest resident and Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs held her seventh annual Youth Leadership Conference at Valencia College. She created the program in 2011 for student leaders to connect with their local government, and more than 1.400 students have participated in the program since its inception. High Southwest resident Dick Batchelor (far right) joins community leaders to form The Children’s Trust of Orange County. Dr. Phillips High School students join Southwest resident and Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs (middle, center) at the Youth Leadership Conference. CONTINUED ON PAGE 38 Discover why over 17 million homeowners trust State Farm ® . With your new home comes new responsibilities – like protecting your new investment with the right amount of homeowners insurance. That’s where we can help. CONTACT AN AGENT TODAY. statefarm.com ® Shane Swan Insurance Agcy Inc Shane Swan, Agent Bus: 407-846-9333 C Martin Ins and Fin Svcs Inc Craig A Martin, Agent ChFC, CLU, CLF Bus: 407-656-1040 State Farm Fire and Casualty Company, State Farm General Insurance Company, Bloomington, IL 0907508FL State Farm Florida Insurance Company, Winter Haven, FL WEDNESDAY, MAY 16 • 8PM Tickets available at ticketmaster.com or by phone at 407-351-LIVE