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Winter Park High School presents "Night on Broadway - Ragtime!"

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Winter Park High School’s choral department presents “Night on Broadway – Ragtime!” from 7:30 to 9:45 p.m. Thursday, April 25, thorough Saturday, April 27. Winter Park High School is located at 2100 Summerfield Road. For tickets, call 407-628-3028 or email [email protected]


Time is almost up for another season of free Friday evenings at the Morse. The Museum’s extended Friday hours continue only through April 26. Friday Nights at the Morse are a special invitation to the community to come and enjoy the collection at no charge, and to take advantage of programming that includes live music, art demonstrations, and family and curator tours. Brown Bag Matinee will return to the McKean Pavilion, behind the Morse Museum and located at 161 W. Canton Ave., Friday, April 26, at noon with “Modern Marvels: Capture of Light—The Invention of Photography.” The event is free. Call 407-645-5311 for more information on this event.


It’s the 21st annual Jeannette Genius McKean “Run for the Trees” 5k, taking off at 7:30 a.m. April 27 from Showalter Field. Visit for more information.

A Play Day to Celebrate Earth Day will be at Fleet Peeples Park, located at 2000 S. Lakemont Ave., and its new playground Saturday, April 27 from 10 a.m. to noon. Call 407-599-3334 for more information on this event.

Orlando Science School is participating in Relay for Life of College Park on Saturday, April 27 at Edgewater High School located at 1700 Edgewater Dr., Orlando. The Opening Ceremonies start at 2 p.m. followed by Survivors Lap, Caregivers Lap and Luminaria Ceremony at 9 p.m.

You are not Alone Travel (for families) will show guests how to partner up with other people or groups to save money and have companions on travel adventures. It’s from noon to 2 p.m. at the Maitland Public Library.

The Take Steps Walk to support organizations battling ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease will start walking at 5 p.m. on April 27 at Lake Lily Park, 701 Lake Lily Drive in Maitland. Registration is at 4 p.m. Visit for more information or call 646-203-1214.


The Tijuana Flats – Just In Queso Super You! 5k is a fun run/walk to benefit three local and worthwhile organizations: Special Olympics Florida, Just In Queso Foundation and OUTFOXCANCER. The 5k will be held on Saturday, May 4, at 7:30 a.m. beginning at Showalter Field in Winter Park. Registration fee is $30, or $20 for students. For more information, please visit or contact Sarah at [email protected] or 352-727-5107

Another year of extraordinary adventures, daring deeds, and super heroes (and villains), marks the comic book industry’s leading outreach event: Free Comic Book Day! The stores in the Central Florida-based Coliseum of Comics chain are a few of the thousands of comic book shops around the world celebrating the comic book art form on Saturday, May 4. Visit or for more information.

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