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36 x September 6 — 19, 2018 x dedicated to the treatment of the body’s arteries and veins. • Peripheral Arterial Disease • Stenting & Angioplasty • Deep Vein Thrombosis • Varicose & Spider Veins • Venous Insufficiency • Aneurysms • Carotid Artery Disease • Stroke Prevention Charles S. Thompson, M.D., F.A.C.S. Jon M. Wesley, M.D., F.A.C.S. Adam B. Levitt, M.D., R.V.T., F.A.C.S. Michael J. Muehlberger, M.D. Kevin T. Claudeanos, M.D. Richard R. Teed, M.D. Aubrey Harman, A.R.N.P. Christina Cruz, PA-C Main Phone: 407.648.4323 407.648.4323 Orlando • Dr. Phillips • Clermont • Ocoee • Oviedo | Ar ter 352.241.7585

n Charities/Fundraisers Sept. 16 — Season Gala The John and Rita Lowndes Shakespeare Center, 812 E. Rollins St., Orlando, hosts the 30th Anniversary Season Gala, including food, a one-night-only cabaret, an auction and more. Time: 5 p.m. Cost: Ticket prices start at $150. For more information, call 407-447-1700, ext. 1; or email Sept. 21 — Light Up Theatre South Theatre South Playhouse, 7601 Della Drive, Suite 15, Orlando, hosts the second annual Light Up Theatre South, including a silent auction, raffle, live stage performance and complimentary cocktail reception. Time: 6:30-8:45 p.m. Cost: $15. For tickets and more information, call 407-489-4458, email or visit Sept. 24 — Change Maker Impact Awards The Ballroom at Church Street, 225 S. Garland Ave., Orlando, hosts Heart of Florida United Way’s inaugural Change Maker Impact Awards, starting with the Community Connection Speed Networking Reception to connect individuals looking for meaningful volunteer opportunities with nonprofits in need of skilled volunteers, board members and committee leaders. The networking reception is followed by dinner and an award show. Time: 5:30-8:30 p.m. Cost: $80. For more information, email or visit Oct. 6 — Tales & Tails Gala Rosen Shingle Creek, 9939 Universal Blvd., Orlando, hosts the 22nd annual Tales & Tails Gala, including dinner, dancing, live entertainment and an auction. This year’s theme is “It’s the Great Gala, Charlie Brown.” Time: 6-10 p.m. Cost: $250, with proceeds benefiting the Southeast Region of Canine Companions for Independence, which places assistance dogs, free of charge, for people with disabilities. Sponsorships are available. For more information, call 407-522-3300 or visit Oct. 13 — Dream Village Gala Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate, 1500 Masters Blvd., ChampionsGate, hosts the ninth annual Sunshine Foundation Dream Village Gala. Time: Cost: $150. For more information, visit Oct. 20 — Night On Broadway Ball Loews Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando, 6300 Hollywood Way, Orlando, hosts the 2018 Night on Broadway Famous Faces Masquerade Ball, including interactive entertainment, gourmet dining, fine wine and spirits, costume contests, live and silent auctions, dancing and more. Time: 6:30-11 p.m. Cost: $250, with proceeds benefiting Shepherd’s Hope and its mission of providing free and compassionate care to the uninsured. For more information, visit x September 6 — 19, 2018 x 37 COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD compiled by Lisa Sagers Oct. 25 — JA Business Hall Of Fame Rosen Centre Hotel, 9840 International Drive, Orlando, hosts Junior Achievement of Central Florida’s 41st annual Mid-Florida Business Hall of Fame. Time: 6-9 p.m. Cost: $250, with proceeds benefiting students in Central Florida. Sponsorships are available. For more information, visit Oct. 27 — Creepy Crawl 5K & Vampire Mile Baldwin Park, 4990 New Broad St., Orlando, hosts the Hemophilia Foundation of Greater Florida’s annual Orlando Creepy Crawl 5K and Vampire Mile walk. Costumes are encouraged. Time: 5 p.m. Awards are presented to the top team/individual fundraisers, and the 5K is officially timed. There is also free food, candy and games for all. Anyone who raises at least $50 receives an event T-shirt. Proceeds benefit the HFGF bleeding disorders community. For more information or to register, email or visit n Children’s/Teen Programs Sept. 10 & 17 — Southwest Homeschool Library Events The Southwest Library at Dr. Phillips, 7255 Della Drive, Orlando, hosts the following Southwest Homeschool events: Sept. 10, the Southwest Homeschool Club: Paul Klee Artist Study for children in upper elementary. Make an art piece in the style of Paul Klee using basic shapes; and Sept. 17, the Southwest Homeschool Club Jr.: Dinosaur Adventures for children in lower elementary. Time: Both activities begin at 1 p.m. For more information, call 407-835-7323. n Classes/Programs Ongoing — Health & Wellness Program The public is invited to learn about a simple change that is a necessary foundation in supporting health, reducing health risks, increasing energy and empowering the immune system. Time: Thursdays from 7-8:30 p.m. For more information, including the Orlando location, call 407-325-6174. Sept. 10, 12, 17, 19, 24 & 26 — 50+ Exercise Classes The gymnasium at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, 4851 S. Apopka-Vineland Road, Orlando, hosts 50+ exercise classes. Exercise mats are provided. Time: Mondays and Wednesdays from 10-11 a.m. Cost: $2. For more information, call 407-876-4991, ext. 290; email sports@st.lukes. org or visit Sept. 11 — Sailing Classes Begin The public is invited to learn basic skills and terminology from the instructors of the nonprofit Central Florida CONTINUED ON PAGE 38