Latest Issue: June 2019

Pershing Prepares for Opening in Fall 2019

Pershing Prepares for Opening in Fall 2019

June 01 2019

The $35 Million Pershing school is rapidly nearing completion. The K-8 school will open for the new school year this August. Servicing students from the former Pershing and Pine Castle Elementary Schools, as well as middle school students from their attendance zone. It is located on the site of the former Pershing Elementary at 1800 E. Pershing Ave.

Project Features:
Gross Floor Area: 164,870 Sq. Ft. Multipurpose/ Cafeteria
Media Center
Art and Music Labs Computer Lab(s) Multipurpose Lab(s) Hard Courts
Track and Field
Soccer Field
Covered Walkways
Expanded Parking Lot
Expanded student drop-off loop Enhanced classroom technology
including new computers and
interactive touch-screen panels Secure campus with one public

June 2019

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Community Calendar

The Enchanted Fairy Door exhibit is back at Leu Gardens

Jun 01 2019

Ends in 3 months

Admission to the Enchanted Fairy Doors Exhibit is included in the daytime garden admission: $10 adult, $5 child (ages 4 – 17 years). Leu Gardens’ Members and all children 3 years of age and under receive free admission. Leu Gardens is located at 1920 North Forest Avenue. Visit or call 407.246.2620 for more information.

Healthy Kids Summer Camp

Jun 24 2019

Ends in about 23 hours

8:00 to 12:00 Participants will engage in hands-on activities that encourage healthy living through gardening, good nutrition, physical activity, and an appreciation of the natural world around us. Registration is first-come, firstserved and is limited to 25 youth. Cost: $75.00 includes snack and all program materials.


Jul 18 2019

Ends in 23 days

Blessed Trinity Council of Catholic Women hosts this popular, annual charitable event! WE WANT WHAT YOU DON’T NEED ANYMORE! We gratefully accept: Clean, wearable clothing of all types, shoes, purses, jewelry, kids’ stuff, baby stuff, furniture, toys, household items, knick-knacks, linens, kitchenware, cookware, small & medium appliances, gifts, paper goods, Christmas and Holiday items and decorations, CDs, DVDs, sporting equipment, outdoor items, working lawn equipment, tools, lamps, & artwork, books especially cookbooks, coffee table books, and children’s books. To schedule large item pickup please call: Karen 407-529-4763 or Debbie 407.234.3457 For additional information: call Peggy 407.766.9686 (cell)

Back to School Party

Jul 20 2019

12:00 pm –2:00 pm The American Legion Post 286 Family will be hosting a back to school party. There is limited space so please call 407-859-1460 to sign your child up. We are located at 529 Fairlane Ave, Orlando. We look forward to seeing you there.

Back to School Party

Jul 22 2019

Ends in about 1 month

(8am - 2pm) eThe Florida Department of Health in Orange County is urging parents to prepare their children now for the upcoming school year by attending the Back- to-School Immunization event running July 22 through August 4, 2019. This free immunization event has been planned so parents can vaccinate their children and obtain their DH680 form for school. Don’t wait, vaccinate! Open for Orange County Public School (OCPS) students and children (4 years to 18 years of age) entering, attending, or transferring to Florida schools. West Oaks Mall, 9401 W. Colonial Drive, Ocoee, FL 34761 For additional information, please call 407-858-1444 or visithttp://orange.