Fall Guide 2012
Fall Guide 2012: Civics
Published: September 26, 2012
Oct. 25, Nov. 22
Orange County Republican Executive Committee Meeting 7 pm Thursday; Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex, 99 E. Marks St.; free; ocrec.org.
Oct. 26-Oct. 28
GiveCamp.Orlando Local tech professionals donate their time and services for local charities including Adult Literacy League, Getaboard, Grace Medical Home and others. 5-11 pm Friday, 8 am-11 pm Saturday, 8 am-5 pm Sunday; Full Sail, 3300 University Blvd., Winter Park; free; 321-206-6689; givecamporlando.org.
Partnership Walk Orlando Partnership in Action sponsors a fundraising walk to end global poverty, with appearances by local notables. 10 am Sunday; Lake Eola Park, East Central Boulevard and North Eola Drive; donations accepted;
Reaching Out to Touch the World Humanitarian author of The Third Wave, Alison Thompson, visits UCF as part of its annual Women and Leadership Forum to discuss her experiences, including disaster relief at Ground Zero to aid in earthquake-ravaged Haiti. 3 pm Tuesday; free; UCF Student Union, Cape Florida Ballroom; free; 407-823-0688; ucfglobalperspectives.org.
A Walk Across the Sun: Abolishing Modern Slavery Lawyer and author Corban Addison tackles the issue of human trafficking; free; 3 pm Thursday; UCF Student Union, Cape Florida Ballroom; free; 407-823-0688; ucfglobalperspectives.org.
Florida Water Festival Learn about public water use with games, live entertainment and vendors around the lake. 10 am-2 pm Saturday; Cranes Roost Park, 274 Cranes Roost Blvd., Altamonte Springs; free; 407-571-8863;
Paws for Peace Walk Pet-and-owner fundraising walk with vendors, live music and a dog agility show to raise money for domestic violence shelter Harbor House. 9 am Saturday; Blue Jacket Park, 2501 General Rees Ave.; donations accepted; 407-886-2244; harborhousefl.com.