Fall Guide 2012
Fall Guide 2012: Events
Published: September 26, 2012
Fire of Creation: The Maya Planetarium show explores the importance of astronomy in the everyday lives of the Mayan people. 8:30 pm Friday; Seminole State College Planetarium, 100 Weldon Blvd., Sanford; $6; 407-708-2360; seminolestate.edu/planet.
Nighttime in the Gardens Guided flashlight tour of the gardens at night. 8:30 pm Friday; Harry P. Leu Gardens, 1920 N. Forest Ave.; $10; 407-246-2620; leugardens.org.
Honey Bees & Beekeeping for Beginners Environmental scientist/backyard beekeeper Christopher Stalder leads a workshop on keeping honey bees in your backyard and harvesting wildflower honey and beeswax. 1:30 pm Saturday; Harry P. Leu Gardens, 1920 N. Forest Ave.; $14; 407-246-2620; leugardens.org.
Latin Cultural Expo A collection of vendors offer info on Hispanic music, literature, art and dance. 10 am-1 pm Saturday; Orlando Public Library, 101 E. Central Blvd.; free; 407-835-7481; ocls.info.
Permaculture Food Production Intensive Workshop The Simple Living Institute's Tia Meer leads a session on biointensive gardening techniques, composting and plantings installation. 8:30-11:30 am Saturday; Winter Park Urban Farm, 1650 Pine Ave., Winter Park; $40, registration required, breakfast included; 321-217-8492; winterparkharvestfestival.com.
Terra Planetarium show explores the beginnings of the earth. 8:30 pm Saturday; Seminole State College Planetarium, 100 Weldon Blvd., Sanford; $6; 407-708-2360; seminolestate.edu/planet.
collide•scope A group of participants take on a challenge and share their approach with the audience. 6:30 pm Monday; Urban ReThink, 625 E. Central Blvd.; free; 407-704-6895; urbanrethink.com.
The Making of Puerto Rican Orlando Luis Martinez-Fernandez leads a presentation on the Hispanic population of our area. 7 pm Tuesday; Orange County Regional History Center, 65 E. Central Blvd.; $5; 407-836-7010; thehistorycenter.org.
Oct. 9, Oct. 23
Knotty Knitters Meet up with other knitting and crocheting enthusiasts. 6-8 pm Tuesday; Winter Park Public Library, 460 E. New England Ave., Winter Park; free; 407-623-3300.
Women Hold Up Half the Sky Winter Park Institute hosts a presentation and book signing by journalist Sheryl WuDunn. 7:30 pm Wednesday; Rollins College, Alfond Sports Center, 1000 Holt Ave., Winter Park; free; 407-691-1995; rollins.edu/wpi.