Orlando Weekly Fall Guide
CIVICS: Community events to keep you engaged and informed
Published: September 25, 2013
Domestic Violence Task Force Awareness Event The Orlando Police Department hosts a walk in support of domestic violence victims. 9-11 am Saturday; Harbor Park, 4990 New Broad St.; free; 407-246-2923; cityoforlando.net.
Domestic Violence Awareness Walk IAmGladysCabrera Foundation fundraising walk with guest speakers and more. 9 am Sunday; Cranes Roost Park, 274 Cranes Roost Blvd., Altamonte Springs; donations accepted; 407-598-0589; iamgladyscabrera.com.
Sons of the American Legion Annual Golf Tournament With proceeds benefiting Children’s Miracle Network. 9 am Sunday; Lake Orlando Golf Club, 4224 Club House Road; $40; 407-293-9515; lakeorlandogolfcourse.com.
Healthcare for Veterans Orlando VA Medical Center presents an informative discussion on veterans’ health care. 6 pm Monday; Alafaya Library, 9318 E. Colonial Drive; free; 407-277-0021.
Hispanic Heritage Month Entrepreneurship and Immigration Reform Featuring guest speakers Jose Mallea and Ramon Ojeda. 6-10 pm Monday; UCF Student Union, Pegasus Ballroom, University of Central Florida; free; 239-628-5235; ucf.edu.
Coffeetalk With Commissioner Carolyn Cooper Talk about community-focused issues with the commissioner. 8 am Thursday; Winter Park Welcome Center and Chamber of Commerce, 151 W. Lyman Ave., Winter Park; free; 407-599-3428; cityofwinterpark.org.
Interfaith Forum UCF Global Perspectives presents Zainab Al-Suwaij. 10:30 am-1:30 pm Thursday; UCF Student Union, Pegasus Ballroom, University of Central Florida; free, registration required; 407-823-0688; ucfglobalperspectives.org.
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Non-competitive fundraising walk to benefit the American Cancer Society. 7:30 am Saturday; Lake Eola Park, East Central Boulevard and North Eola Drive; donations accepted; 407-843-8680; cancer.org.
Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Join a 5K run/walk to raise money for the breast cancer charity. 8 am Monday; Bright House Networks Stadium, University of Central Florida; donations accepted; 407-645-5429; centralflorida.info-komen.org.
Oct. 21, Nov. 18
Orange County Democratic Executive Committee Meeting All registered Democrats in Orange County are welcome to attend. 7-9 pm Monday; IBEW Union Hall, 820 Virginia Ave.; free; 407-896-7271; orangefldemocrats.com.