| Jun 29, 2011
| 8:30 AM
Coming soon to the Orlando Science Center: Muriel Anderson, one of the top acoustic nylon-string guitarists and harp-guitarists in the world. Anderson's July 7 performance is in conjunction with the center's current exhibit, "Guitar: The Instrument That...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 1:54 PM
Presenting one-stop shopping for holiday weekend activities at Central Florida attractions. Get comfy, the list is as long as the weekend.
+ Velvet Sessions at Hard Rock Hotel, Thursday, June 30. This month's music guest: Psychedelic Furs. More...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 2:48 PM
Local businesses deserve a big share of the credit for keeping SunRail alive and pushing for Gov. Rick Scott's approval of the commuter train.
Now, those businesses will be even more critical in determining whether the train is the boon for the local...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 7:43 AM
We're in taking-a-breather mode at the theme parks in the wake of so many Independence Day activities last weekend. But there still are options:
+ The rock band known as Boys Like Girls performs in the Summer Concert Series at Universal Studios on...
| Jul 11, 2011
| 8:50 AM
Famed guitarist Angelo Jannotti will play host to a guitar clinic at the Orlando Science Center on Saturday, July 16.
Jannotti, known for the acclaimed "Guitar Wizard," will include discussions and demonstrations of Carvin guitars during the clinic,...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 6:35 AM
The Baron Sisters will be making a special appearance at the Orlando Science Center on Saturday. The contemporary folk duo, who recently sang at the 2011 Florida Music Festival, have opened for Alan Jackson, Sugarland, Jo Dee Messina and Phil Vassar.
| Aug 1, 2011
| 10:54 AM
The Garbage Men, a group of Sarasota teens (pictured), have fashioned musical instruments out of discarded items -- guitars from cereal boxes, a drum from a garbage-can lid, and others from PVC pipes, wires and old bottles. The recycled band has...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 9:25 AM
Saturday's Cocktail and Cosmos event at the Orlando Science Center will sport a Middle Eastern theme and feature the debut of film "Arabia." Among the highlights:
+ The film, narrated by Helen Mirren, covers 21 centuries of Arabia history. Film student...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 8:48 AM
The Gibson Tour Bus, a rolling museum with interactive exhibits about guitars, is making a four-day stop at the Orlando Science Center, beginning Friday.
The bus includes contributions from U2, Slash, Paul McCartney and others. Visitors will be able to...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 1:40 PM
Orlando Sentinel attractions columnist Dewayne Bevil has news out of the Orlando Science Center, plus previews the Christian rock concerts at Disney and Universal and covers what's new park-by-park .
It's this week's Theme Park Rangers Roundup.
| Mar 21, 2011
| 9:02 AM
Youngsters can learn through Lego at next week's Lego-Rama Spring Break Camp at the Orlando Science Center.
The event, for children in kindergarten through sixth grade, is designed to teach engineering concepts and about spatial relationships using the...