| Mar 6, 2014
| 11:46 AM
Welcome to Freebie Friday, where everything here is free. Find free events, museums, attractions, music, art exhibits, galleries, and more, absolutely free.
BIKE WEEK: city-wide motorcycle festival: daily today through March 16; Downtown...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 1:43 PM
After almost eight months of construction, the Orlando Public Library is set to unveil a groundbreaking high-tech learning and job-training center.
The Dorothy Lumley Melrose Center for Technology, Innovation & Creativity opens to the public with a...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 10:40 AM
Welcome to Freebie Friday, where everything here is free. Find free events, museums, attractions, music, art exhibits, galleries, and more absolutely free.
FLORIDA UNITED NUMISMATISTS 59TH ANNUAL F.U.N COIN & CURRENCY SHOW: historical...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 11:15 AM
THE PRINCIPLES OF PUMPKIN CARVING: 2 p.m. Oct. 25; South Creek Library, 1702 Deerfield Blvd., Orlando. Halloween with Scott "Stormin" Norman. Learn about knife safety, carving techniques, pumpkin science and other crafts. Free. 407-...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 10:49 AM
Here are your Freebie Friday events for this week:
MR. RICHARD: Holiday Sing-Along: 10 a.m. today; Barnes & Noble, 481 N. Alafaya Trail, Orlando; free; 407-275-1765.
CATCHING FIRE CHALLENGE: test your survival skills and...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 4:35 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Want to email a member of the Florida House? Check the text of a bill? Live-stream a session of the House on your smartphone? There’s an app for that. But maybe not before the Legislature opens its 60-day session on March 5....
| Feb 20, 2013
| 9:34 AM
Keeping late fees off your Orange County library card could open the door to free online website and app building courses, Photoshop tutorials, and other high-tech classes.
Officials at the Orange County Library System today launched the DIY Learning...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 9:22 AM
Before we leave the first month of 2013, it's a good time to note that we've entered a bonanza year for Florida anniversaries. To begin with, happy 500th birthday to us! The Spanish explorer Ponce de León landed on Florida's shores in 1513.
Like me, you...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 3:44 PM
Time for another round of hugs and slugs.
We start with a big round of slugs for everyone involved in the NorthStar charter-school fiasco — one of the worst examples of education "reform" this state has ever seen.
Revelations in this mess...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 4:34 PM
How do young professionals embrace the value of their diverse background and how can they turn that into meaningful objectives in their lives? Now, more than ever, companies are looking to hire fresh perspectives of young, diverse, individuals to help...
| Mar 29, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Orange County Library snags the Library of the Future Award from the American Library Association. The annual award goes to a library that “demonstrates innovative planning and development of patron training programs about information technology....