| Oct 24, 2013
| 11:15 AM
THE PRINCIPLES OF PUMPKIN CARVING: 2 p.m. Oct. 25; South Creek Library, 1702 Deerfield Blvd., Orlando. Halloween with Scott "Stormin" Norman. Learn about knife safety, carving techniques, pumpkin science and other crafts. Free. 407-...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 3:12 PM
It seems politicians these days are always telling us how they're working to make Orlando a world-class city for the arts. Yes, it's true that local arts organizations can always use more support. But for a world-class example of what they do with their...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 5:02 PM
Several members of Historic Seminole will be participating in the Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day Live, scheduled for Saturday, September 28. Many have free admission. Print your ticket. www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday
The Museum of...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Crealdé School of Art will hold its 17th Annual Benefit Auction on Saturday, Oct. 19. The fundraising event, a soiree of "Art & Soul," is to feature live entertainment, food, fare, and silent and live auctions of original artwork by noted local and...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 12:16 PM
Free stuff to do this week around town!!
FREE COMBAT DAY AT HARD KNOCKS
Hard Knocks will host its first "Free Combat Day" at its new International Drive location on Sunday. Hours for free combat will be 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Pointe Orlando...
| Oct 18, 2013
Renowned pianist Emanuel Ax is the first artist to perform this season in the Visiting Artist Series of the Bach Festival Society of Winter Park.
"Emanuel Ax is one of America's most prolific virtuosi," says John Sinclair, artistic director of the...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 3:22 PM
An avid fly fisherman, David Erdmann cast recruiting lines far and deep as dean of admissions and enrollment at Rollins College.
His personality and passion for students were strong lures for the liberal-arts college he served for nearly three decades...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Free stuff to do and things to see this week in Orlando:
CELEBRATE SANFORD: shopping, food, fishing, golfing, sailing, dining, live music, car show, bike show, air show, and more: through Sunday; Downtown Sanford, First Street, Sanford;...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 4:24 PM
Science fiction and space physics will collide at the Enzian Theater next month as part of a prestigious national program that hopes to motivate the next generation of scientists through the arts.
The Maitland cinema is among 20 independent theaters...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 9:52 AM
OKTOBERFEST: NERD NITE: presentations on German culture and beer: 7 p.m. Thursday; Orlando Brewing, 1301 Atlanta Ave., Orlando; free; 407-872-1117.
MR. RICHARD: musical sing-along: 10:30 a.m. Saturday; Barnes & Noble,...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 10:34 AM
James Seymour Capen's first Sunday in Winter Park shone brightly in his memory across more than 40 years. In 1925, he recalled how he and his wife, Laura, stood with their little daughter, Louise, and other family members in front of John Ergood's general...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 8:51 PM
The Tectonic Theatre Company's original "Laramie Project" was moving in part because it took a huge national event and downsized it to the personal — to the actual words of small-town residents affected by the 1998 murder of Matthew Shepard. A gay...