TODAY
    Monday Jul 24 @ 8:00 AM
Community Monday: Come Volunteer with us!
Oakland Nature Preserve – Come help us spruce up the Preserve! We need volunteers to sweep pavilions, mulch trails, and help with our habitat restoration work. We'll work with volunteers of all ages! Please remember to wear hot-weather appropriate clothing and closed-toed shoes. We will sign off on volunteer service hours. The Oakland Nature Preserve was built by volunteers! Be a part of that legacy and enjoy a morning outside! We volunteer most Monday mornings; check our website's event calendar for holiday exceptions. Register and more details here: http://www.oaklandnaturepreserve.org/volunteer If you have any questions about this or other volunteering opportunities at Oakland Nature Preserve, please email outreach@oaklandnaturepreserve.org
 
TODAY
    Monday Jul 24 - Jul 28 @ 9:00 AM
K-4th Grade Camps in Oviedo
Orlando Science Center – Looking for an engaging summer program for your child? If you live in Seminole County, we’ve got you covered! Orlando Science Center now offers interactive STEM Summer Camps at Carillon Elementary School in Oviedo. These satellite camps will be designed and taught by Orlando Science Center educators. ********** TOPICS Kindergarten – How to Train Your Dinosaur: What would it be like if you had a dinosaur as a pet? What would you feed your new dino and where would it live? Would a Pteranodon or a Spinosaurus be better at playing catch? We’ll explore the world of dinosaurs and learn about what it would have taken to keep one of these giants as a pet. Grades 1-2 – Eww! That’s Gross!: Plants that eat meat, animals that stink, and the science behind boogers. Get ready to be disgusted by the world’s grossest things. From the slimy and smelly to the slippery and smooshy, you’ll be saying “eww” all week long. Grades 3-4 – Med School Masters: Is there a doctor in the house?! Explore the exciting, fast-paced world of medicine. Learn what heart rate, blood pressure, and reflexes tells you about your patients. See how doctors use the scientific method to make a quick diagnosis and save lives. ********** COST This full-day, week-long program is $210 for OSC members or $240 for the general public. To register, go to http://www.osc.org/summer-camps
 
TODAY
    Monday Jul 24 @ 11:00 AM
Fire Station Field Trip - Osceola County Fire Rescue Station #72
FIT4MOM Celebration – Join us on a fun and educational field trip to Osceola County Fire Rescue Station 72! Our little ones will meet REAL LIFE HEROES, tour the station, explore the fire engines, learn valuable saftey tips, and more! Please RSVP as soon as possible; on the day of the event arrive promptly at 11:00 am. Anyone wishing to bring a treat to share with our first responders is welcome to do so.
 
TODAY
    Monday Jul 24 @ 11:00 AM
Strollerfriends Partner, Music with Mar (Mondays at Maitland)
Baby Boot Camp - Lake Mary, Orlando Central/North & Winter Park – Music with Mar. is a music and movement program designed for caregivers and their children to participate together. It is perfectly suited for children ages 6m - 5 years old. The class runs about 45 minutes and includes puppets, bubbles, instruments, rhythm sticks, etc. and of course lots of singing and dancing. Pricing is PER family at $10 for a single class or $50 for a class card which is good for 5 classes plus rewards. Baby Boot Camp members pay $10 for a single class, but can purchase the 5 class card at a discount of $40. There is no pre-registration or commitments. Just show up! Payment for class(es) can be made the at the start or end of class. Check (made payable to Rachel Bateman) or cash is accepted. Classes will be held at Maitland Community Park (inside community room) on Mondays at 11:00 and at Orlando Fashion Square Mall (inside community room) on Thursdays at 11:00.
 
TODAY
    Monday Jul 24 @ 11:30 AM
StrollerFriends: Chick-Fil-A Lunch and Play Date
Baby Boot Camp - Orlando East & South – Join us for lunch and play time at the Chick-Fil-A play area! **This event is not sponsored by Chick-Fil-A**
 
TODAY
    Monday Jul 24 - Jul 28 @ 12:00 PM
Orlando Paintball Supports KBC
Kids Beating Cancer – Hello, Bunky's Pals! From July 24th-28th, Orlando Paintball will be hosting a partial proceeds event to support Kids Beating Cancer! On each day of the event, it will run from 12 p.m. - midnight! This is a super fun way to enjoy the summer while supporting an amazing cause. Orlando Paintball is located at: 7215 Rose Avenue Orlando, FL 32810. Standard Rental Package with 100 paintball is $30 and admission and air for equipment owners is $21! Hope to see you there!!!
 
TODAY
    Monday Jul 24 @ 5:00 PM
Persimmon Hollow Brewing Tap Takeover
House of Blues Orlando – Persimmon Hollow Brewing Company, from DeLand, Florida, will be coming out to take over our Courtyard craft beer taps! We'll have live music from the fabulous Dave Schweizer and giveways! Serving Flights of four 4oz pours for $7 and 14oz pours for $6, starting at 5pm! Taps on deck: Daytona Dirty Blonde Ale Paddle Wheeler Red Ale Beach Hippie IPA Weekend Friend DIPA
 
TODAY
    Monday Jul 24 @ 5:00 PM
Winter Park Executive Women Wine Tasting & After Hours
Winter Park Chamber of Commerce – Join the Winter Park Executive Women group for a night of networking, wine tasting, and lite bites at Quantum Leap Winery. Registration includes a flight of 5 wines and lite bites. Additional wine available for purchase. $25 Chamber Members | $50 Non-Members Registration includes a flight of 5 wines and lite bites. Additional wine available for purchase.
 
TODAY
    Monday Jul 24 - Aug 7 @ 5:00 PM
Call to Artists: The Bloomingdale’s Fitting Room Mural Project
CityArts Factory – Bloomingdale's is in the process of transforming its fitting rooms. Through a partnership with the Downtown Arts District, we are looking for talented local artists to create an eccentric and whimsy fitting room environment, through an art mural that represents Orlando’s vibrant arts community. Please read the requirements entirely before submitting. 1. OVERVIEW Selected artists will execute a mural in one of the Bloomingdale’s Mall at Millenia fitting rooms. Applications will be reviewed by a jury of local art representatives selected by the Downtown Arts District. • Each artist will be assigned a Bloomingdale’s fitting room, based on each artist’s personal style. • Fitting rooms available for murals in the following departments: Trend/ Millennial, Women contemporary, Young World / Kids, Men’s Denim and Men’s Causal. • On average each fitting room is 200sq ft. and includes (1) large entrance wall and (3-4) individual fitting rooms. There is no cost for submission. Artists must have experience with murals and are required to provide (up to 5) images that show their personal art style and any mural they have executed in the past. 2. ELIGIBILITY The competition is open to all artists living or working in Central Florida. Entrants must be 18 years of age or older to apply. 3. IMAGE FORMAT FOR SUBMISSIONS Artwork is accepted via online submission using the form below. The specifications for submitted images are as follows: 72 dpi, .jpg format, no larger than 1MB each. Please name files as follows: yourname_artworkname_1.jpg, yourname_artworkname_2.jpg etc. 4. ENTRY FEE There is no fee to apply for this mural project. 5. DEADLINE The final deadline for submissions is Monday, August 7th at 5:00 pm 6. NOTIFICATION Acceptance or non-acceptance will be the week of August 7th by email. 7. STIPEND There will be a $250 stipend provided to all selected artists. 8. PARTICIPATION TIMELINE (IF SELECTED) • Schedule a site visit at Bloomingdale’s: Monday-Friday August 9 – 15 • After site visit, provide a draft/sketch of mural concept: Wednesday August 16 • Schedule mural execution/completion: August 17 – September 1 • Artist will be given (2) days from 8am – 8pm to compete the project in-store 9. RECOGNITION Artist will receive a mounted plaque that will be placed at the front of the fitting room to credit them for their work. Artists are also encouraged to tag their work with their Instragram handle for additional exposure. Bloomingdale’s will host an unveiling event during its fall campaign; September 7 – 17 to showcase each artist’s fitting room murals. More details regarding its launch event to follow. Downtown Arts District Contacts: Barbara Hartley, DAD Executive Director: barbara@dadorlando.com Ha'Ani Hogan, DAD Development Manager: hhogan@dadorlando.com To apply, visit https://doporlando.wufoo.com/forms/rzd2nfi1y0ow6y/
 
TODAY
    Monday Jul 24 @ 5:00 PM
UCF Omega Psi Phi Fraternity
Five Guys of Central Florida – Come in and support Omega Psi Phi Fraternity at Waterford Lakes!
 
TODAY
    Monday Jul 24 - Jul 29 @ 5:00 PM
Charc Week at Capa & The Lobby Bar
Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World Resort – Get “on board” with charcuterie for a cause the week of July 24-29! Restaurants around the country will be highlighting a special presentation of at least four housemade charcuterie items, and one dollar from each plate sold will benefit a local food bank. The Lobby Bar will offer a board of capicolla, lonza, pork rilettes, duck prosciutto, giardiniera and grissini for $15. Capa will offer a board of capicolla, lonza, pork rilettes, duck prosciutto, pâté de campagne, cornichons and country bread for $25. One dollar from each dish will benefit Second Harvest Food Bank, servicing greater Orlando. Reservations: 407-313-6161
 
TODAY
    Monday Jul 24 @ 6:00 PM
Crown The Empire at The Social
The Social – Crown The Empire at The Social
 
TODAY
    Monday Jul 24 @ 6:00 PM
Meet the Authors: Brenda Drake, Pintip Dunn, Jen Malone, and Dar
Orange County Library System (FL) – Enjoy a Q&A with four amazing authors. Brenda Drake is the New York Times bestselling author of the Library Jumpers series and the founder of the acclaimed Pitch Wars contest. Pintip Dunn is a New York Times bestselling author of YA fiction and winner of the RWA Rita award for Best First Book. Jen Malone writes young adult travel romances and fun middle grade adventures, including the Trolls companion story Follow Your Art. Darcy Woods is the author of the Golden Heart-winning YA romance Summer of Supernovas. A book sale and signing will follow the event.
 
TODAY
    Monday Jul 24 @ 6:00 PM
Summer Sizzle Cabaret Series - Open Mic Night
Mad Cow Theatre – Featuring Lulu Picart and Michael Raabe as your hosts! Social hour is at 6:00 p.m., singing starts at 7:00 p.m. Come early, enjoy discounted drinks at the bar, and network with fellow Mad Cow Theatre fans and cabaret enthusiasts. Singers and non-singers alike are welcome! We provide a pianist and a sound technician, you provide sheet music and your voice! Tickets are $10 per person (singers and non-singers.) Tickets can be purchased in advance at the link connected to this event or by calling the box office at 407-297-8788 x1. Seating is general admission in The Harriet for this event. For more information please visit us at www.madcowtheatre.com
 
TODAY
    Monday Jul 24 @ 6:00 PM
SketchUp Group
Coliseum of Comics - Fashion Square Mall – We will be Sketching it up at Coliseum of Comics at Fashion Square Mall in Orlando. Stop by and join us! All art mediums are welcome. We have computer graphic artists, painters, custom toy and jewelry makers, sketchers, comic book artists, characture artists and so much more :-)
 
TODAY
    Monday Jul 24 @ 7:00 PM
Tatianna in Orlando on Monday, July 24th!
Southern Nights Orlando – Pardon Moi French Presents: TATIANNA Featured Performances by: Axel Andrews Cara Cavalli Paris Nicole Brooks LuLu Event Info: Location: Southern Nights Orlando Doors: 7:00PM Showtime: 8:30PM Meet & Greet following the show ***Schedule subject to change ALL AGES WELCOME ALL MINORS MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT! For group sales email: Brian@PardonMoiFrench.com Tickets: General Admission - $14.99 Standing room entry to the event. Pit Pass - $24.99 Prime front of the room access to the event. VIP Seat - $59.99 1 reserved seat with a prime view of the stage Access to the Meet & Greet following the show Add-On's: Meet & Greet - $19.99 -Meet & Greet access with Tatianna following the show. **This ticket is a add-on. You must purchase a ticket to the event to attend the Meet & Greet** Ultimate Pardon Moi French Experience - $49.99 -Access to the Meet & Greet following the show. -Flyer signed by Tatianna. -Private backstage Meet & Greet with Tatianna at 8:00PM. -Pardon Moi French Ultimate Experience Lanyard. **This ticket is a add-on. You must purchase a ticket to the event to participate the Ultimate Experience**
 
TODAY
    Monday Jul 24 @ 7:00 PM
Music of the Beatles
Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra – Hear wonderfully elegant renderings of your favorite Beatles songs for string quartet and join in a popular audience sing along. You don’t want to miss this evening of classics from the best-selling band in history. Presented by Principal Second Violin Alexander Stevens.
 
TODAY
    Monday Jul 24 @ 7:00 PM
Teacher Appreciation Night at Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra
Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra – Join the Orlando Philharmonic for its annual Teacher Appreciation Night as part of the Sounds of Summer Series! Come early to learn more about Orlando Philharmonic’s educational opportunities. Our friends from A Gift for Teaching will be kicking off their annual supply drive at our event. We’ll also have a special drawing, so be sure to join us for a fun-filled evening celebrating education. Ticket Information: To celebrate our 25th Anniversary Season, we’ll be giving away FREE tickets to the first 25 teachers who call and place a reservation with our Box Office.* We also have a limited number of discounted tickets available for just $12/person, a 50% savings! Call our box office at 407.770.0071 to learn more and reserve your tickets today! * Limit one free ticket per family. Families can order one additional ticket for $12 each, and exceptional 50% savings! Seating will be in a designated area or best available, to be determined by the box office. Teachers must present a valid public school ID—discount is not extended to private instructors or homeschool teachers. About the concert: Music of the Beatles: Hear wonderfully elegant renderings of your favorite Beatles songs for string quartet, along with music by Ravel, Gershwin, Dvorak, and Mozart, plus join in a fun audience sing-along. You don’t want to miss this evening of classics from the best-selling band in history mixed with music from the greatest classical composers. Presented by Principal Second Violin Alexander Stevens.
 
TODAY
    Monday Jul 24 @ 9:00 PM
SAK presents: The Advanced Conservatory Showcase: One Last Time
SAK Comedy Lab – SPECIAL START TIME: 9:00pm, immediately following the Level One Showcase at 7:00pm. Come see the students of the SAK Advanced Conservatory Class rock the stage in their very own improv comedy show in their final showcase performance! Under the direction of SAK Artistic Director Mike Carr, the students create characters and scenes on the spot, based on suggestions from the audience! Tickets are only $5. Kick off your week with laughter at SAK Comedy Lab! Cast includes: - Clarissa Moon - Bethany Alcordo - Joe Bergstrom - Kathy Chiu - Simon Duvall - Kathryn Fabbroni - Stephanie Forhan - Brian Head - Kyle Koszuta - Roberto Ramos - Dan Vilela - Felipe Zambrano - Paul Zielinski
 
TOMORROW
    Tuesday Jul 25 @ 8:00 AM
Disney Springs Body Back HIIT Workout
FIT4MOM Celebration – Meet us at beautiful DISNEY SPRINGS® for a FREE HIIT BODY BACK™ workout and incredible shopping party presented by UNDER ARMOUR® BRAND HOUSE! Improve your wellness and challenge your fitness level with a full-body, targeted, high-intensity workout packed full of inspiration and motivation. Afterwards, we’ll enjoy some well-deserved retail therapy and incredible exclusive discounts. Class will meet at UNDER ARMOUR® BRAND HOUSE. Please arrive by 8:00 am to allow yourself time to check-in. To RSVP, email maurarowin@fit4mom.com. Sign-ups are FREE and will be booked on a first-come, first-served basis. Space is limited. www.facebook.com/Fit4MomCelebration * www.instagram.com/f4mcelebration * www.twitter.com/F4MCelebration #FIT4MOM #FIT4MOMCelebration #UnderArmour #underarmourwomen #IWILL #disney #disneysprings #waltdisneyworld #disneyworld #disneymom #disneybaby #disneylife #strengthinmotherhood #themotherhoodisreal #momlife #toddlerlife #momstrong #fitmom #prenatal #postnatal #mom #fitness #fitspo #workout