Latest Issue: October 2019
2019 Halloween Guide
It's officially fall! Here in Conway, we may not get cooler weather and changing leaves but, there are so many other ways to celebrate the new season. Our wonderful communities, churches and schools host several fall festivals, markets, and trunk or treats. Check out the Conway Community Market on October 27th (see pg 6), the Cornerstone Academy Fall Festival on October 26th (see ad pg 21) and the Edgewood Eats Trunk or Treat on October 18th (see ad pg 21). To see all the events go- ing on in October, make sure to read our local events calendar on pages 5 and 6. Here's to a safe Halloween and Happy Fall!
GFWC Orlando Junior Woman's Club - Quarter Auction
Oct 17 2019
Door open @ 6:00 pm Auction starts @ 7:00 Please join the GFWC Orlando Junior Womens Club for their October meeting at 5901 So Orange Avenue. Our Meeting this month will be our wonderful Quarter Auction. The cost will be $5.00 per paddle. Bring lots of quarters! We will have cash and carry items from our vendors, as well as auction items from all our vendors and local businesses all proceeds go to support local charities. For more information or to donate or become a vendor please contact Cheryl L VanBuren 321-437-6307.
Edgewood Eats! Food Trucks UPcoming events
Oct 18 2019
6 pm to 9 pm Join us for food trucks and a trick or treat for kids (while supplies last), bounce house, silent auction to win carved pumpkins and entertainment in Bagshaw Park at Edgewood City Hall, 405 Bagshaw Way (formerly Larue Avenue).
Edgewood Eats! Food Trucks & HALLOWEEN EVENT
Oct 18 2019
6 to 9 pm Edgewood Eats! Food Trucks and Halloween Event Great food truck line-up! Goody bags, hot dogs and chips for kids (while supplies last). Live entertainment in the park by The Jazzin’ Spectors, Bounce house and Trunk-or-Treat on Bagshaw Way by Edgewood businesses. Silent auction for Officer Adam’s custom carved pumpkins. Bagshaw Park at Edgewood City Hall 405 Bagshaw Way, Edgewood FL 32809 Call (407) 851-2920 for more information.
The League of Women Voters Showcase & Orientation
Oct 22 2019
6:30 to 8:30 pm Join us at the Winter Park Community Center, 721 W. New England Ave., Winter Park for the showcase. It is open to new members, current members and future members ,men and women, young and old. We are an issues-oriented organization that does loads of research and vetting before taking stands on such topics as affordable housing, the environment, immigration, gun safety and education. The event will feature wine, snacks and League info. For reservations, go to LWVOC. clubexpress.com or call membership co-chairman Pat Grierson, 407-608-2300.
NEIGHBORHOOD FUN AND GAMES
Oct 24 2019
11 am to 2 pm Join us at the Pine Castle Woman’s Club, 5901 S. Orange Ave., Orlando, Bring just yourself or come with friends, cards and board games if you have favorites, and a brown bag lunch and beverage. All are welcome; suggested donation $5 per person. For further information call 407-852-1728.
Trick or Treat Safe Zone
Oct 26 2019
10 a.m.–3 p.m. Young ghouls and goblins enjoy trick or treating throughout the Orlando Public Library and the Orange County Regional History Center along with creepy crafts, candy and a scavenger hunt!
Cornerstone Academy Fall Festival
Oct 26 2019
Ends in 9 days
11 am - 4 pm . Bounce house, live music, cake walk, food, carnival games and so much more!
Fall Festival - First United Church of Christ Orlando
Oct 26 2019
10 am - 4 pm First United Church of Christ Orlando is holding its first annual Fall Festival! Join us for fun, games, food, crafts and much more. Fun for the whole family! First United Church of Christ Orlando; 4605 Curry Ford Rd; Orlando, FL
The Conway Community Market at Barber Park
Oct 27 2019
11 am to 3 pm Celebrate fall and find cute new items and treats for Halloween at Barber Park (3701 Gatlin Avenue) So much to do see page 7 for more informaiton.
United Methodist Church 9th Annual Basket Social
Nov 02 2019
Basket Viewing begins at 3:30 pm... Drawings begin at 5:00 pm!! Proceeds to benefit our community ministries.Come and enjoy refreshments while you view and select your favorite baskets. Azalea Park United Methodist Church 50 Willow Drive, Orlando 32807 – 407-277-3472 www.azaleaparkumc.org
American Legion Honors Veterans
Nov 09 2019
American Legion PineCastle Memorial Unit 286 will be distributing Poppies on Friday November 8th and Saturday November 9th at the following locations: Navy Exchange at 8717 Ave C and Clemons Produce 3325 Curry Ford Road. The members of Unit 286 are dedicated to the Poppy program with activities such as: public awareness of the Poppy program, involving students in the Poppy poster contest and distributing Poppies to veterans and the public in Keeping the Promise that no veteran’s service should be forgotten.
9th Annual Orlando Pottery Festival Holiday Arts Market
Nov 30 2019
9 - 5 and Sunday, December 1st from 12 - 4 at the Florida Army National Guard Armory 2809 S. Ferncreek Avenue. This is Central Florida's largest celebration and market of ceramic arts, featuring handmade gifts created by local potters. For more information www.orlandopotteryfestival.org or (407) 234-4691.
Breakfast with Santa Children’s Party
Dec 08 2019
9am – 11am The American Legion Post 286 family will be hosting a children’s Christmas party. Come have breakfast with Santa. There will be story time, sing-along, and games. Space is limited so please call 407-859-1460 to reserve your child’s spot. We are located at 529 E Fairland Avenue, Orlando, FL 32809. Hope to see you there.