Community

2016 Calendar of Events

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This list is by no means complete, as there is additional programming that has been committed to, but this is our currently confirmed schedule for 2016: Vintage Valentines | Sunday February 7, 1 – 6 p.m. Galentines Day | Saturday February 13 Classic Star Trek Trivia Night | Friday February 26, 7 p.m., Bikes Beans […]

Community

The Princess Bride Trivia Night

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It’s inconceivable that you might miss the Audubon Park Garden District’s first trivia night of 2016 – The Princess Bride edition. So join us Friday January 29, 2016 7 p.m. to 8:30-ish at Bikes Beans and Bordeaux Cafe (3022 Corrine Drive Orlando 32803) for true love. And trivia. I mean, we know you think everything […]

Community

Dinner and a Movie

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See Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl at Glenridge Middle School (2900 Upper Park Road, Orlando) January 23, 2016. Dinner will be at 5:30 pm with movie to follow – around 6:15. For just five bucks you can score two all beef hot dogs, chips and a drink, plus see the […]

News

APGD 2015 Year in Review

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It’s been a pretty big year here at the Audubon Park Garden District. As we make plans for 2016, I’ve been thinking a lot about the work we did, and our accomplishments, in 2015. We launched our EcoDistrict initiative, in partnership with the Orlando’s sustainability program – Green Works. We also completed two EcoDistrict projects […]

Environment

Future Butterflies Need Your Help

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Gulf Fritillary Butterfly Caterpillars are in need of your help. The Audubon Park Garden District Community Garden is moving to Lake Druid Park, as the current location will be shut down shortly to allow for school construction. One of the plants at the garden is a Lady Margaret Passionvine, which is a host plant for […]

Environment

Pollinator Pocket Garden Going In

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Saturday December 12, from 9 a.m. to noon the Audubon Park Garden District is installing a pollinator pocket garden at the corner of Corrine Drive and Bennett Road. This is our second project toward becoming both a Certified Wildlife Habitat Community and an EcoDistrict. The pollinator garden will provide food and shelter to passing native […]

Food

Make It a Local Thanksgiving

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Three of the Audubon Park Garden District’s partners, Farm-Haus (a farm-to-table chef dinner service out of East End Market), Fatto in Casa, Houndstooth Sauce Company and have got you covered for Thanksgiving dinner, while Porch Therapy can handle your centerpiece. Farm-Haus Farm-Haus has launched a holiday catering program to deliver freshly-made sides and artisan desserts […]

Events

APGD Friends and Family Party

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This party is for all APGD donors; residential and business members; and volunteers. Please join us Wednesday October 28th, 6 – 8 pm, in the beautiful East End Market courtyard. We’ll have complimentary apple cider, wine, and craft beer, in addition to a swell pop up APGD store for all your APGD needs. Need to […]

Events

Blessing of the Pets

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Emmanuel Episcopal Church (1603 East Winter Park Road) will be having its Annual Pet Blessing Saturday, October 3rd at 10:00 a.m. This is the Saturday closest to the Feast Day for St. Francis of Assisi.  All members of the community are welcome to come and bring their beloved pets for a blessing. Donations for the Orlando Pet […]

News

APG-DIY: Plant a Wildlife Habitat

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Join us Saturday, December 12, 9 a.m. to noon, as we create a mini native habitat at the corner of Corrine Drive and Bennett Road. We’re looking for volunteers to help plant native trees, shrubs and perennials, which will provide food and shelter for birds and pollinators. Local landscape architect Carla Shuman is working with […]