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Free movie this weekend in downtown Bartow

Free movie this weekend in downtown Bartow

Bartow, Florida -- If the weather holds up, this may be a great weekend to take in a free outdoor movie. 

The City of Bartow is continuing its "Movies on the Lawn" series this coming Friday night.

The event time always varies a bit since it starts "after dark" at the corner of Wilson Avenue on Main Street.

If you'd like to learn more, or find out which movie may be played this Friday, feel free to contact Mary Jordan at (863) 519-0508.

Learn how to speak up for Polk County's voiceless kids

Learn how to speak up for Polk County's voiceless kids

Lake Wales, Florida -- You can learn how to speak up for Polk County's children during the time they need the most help in their lives.

In April, May, and June, the Guardian ad Litem program will give a free presentation that's open to the public.

You'll hear how you can become an advocate for a child and be their voice in court.

Live music this Sunday in Bartow

Bartow, Florida -- If the weather holds out this weekend, you may want to head to downtown Bartow for a little sampling of free music.

The Bartow Adult Concert Band is performing for a full hour this Sunday.

Now entering its 23rd season, the band performs one free concert a month at the Bartow Civic Center, which includes a wide variety of music: marches, classics, Latin influenced pieces, jazz and Broadway show tunes.

Generally speaking, their target audience is the retired population around the county, but everyone is welcome.

Sixth Annual All-County Gala Concert and Dance Festival

Sixth Annual All-County Gala Concert and Dance Festival

Polk County, Florida-- The Davenport School of the Arts invites the public to attend its Sixth Annual All-County Gala Concert on Saturday, April 6.

Organizers say the event, "An Evening of Dance in Polk County", will begin at 7 p.m. in the school's Howe's Theatre, l, 4751 N CR 547, Davenport, FL 33837. 

Those in attendance can look forward to performances of varying dance genres by students from the following schools :

Inaugural Ice Cream Fest...how cool!

Inaugural Ice Cream Fest...how cool!

Bartow, Florida -- Here's the scoop! No, really! It's a modern day twist on an old fashioned neighborhood event!

Just as temperatures are starting to warm back up, the Inaugural Florida Ice Cream Festival will held on Saturday, April 6 at Joker Marchant Stadium.

The event will include live entertainment, activities, contests, area vendors, great food, and - of course - lots of ice cream!

Organizers hope you will join them for this "sweet" inaugural event! It takes place from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m.

Tobacco-free Florida turns 5 - events for Bartow, other communities

Tobacco-free Florida turns 5 - events for Bartow, other communities

Bartow, FL -- 10 News told you about the upcoming 5th Annual 'Tobacco Free Florida Week,'  and how the state's selected theme, "High Five: Tobacco Free Florida...5 years later" will recognize five years of notable strides:

Indoor Triathlon sign-up

Indoor Triathlon sign-up

Lakeland, FL - Make the City of Lakeland Parks & Recreation Indoor Triathlon your first indoor triathlon.

Organizers say this fun challenge is perfect for everyone - from seasoned triathletes to first-timers. Race a 20-minute swim, 20-minute bike and a 20-minute run in the controlled environment of the Kelly Recreation and Gandy Pool Complexes.

The Indoor Triathlon will be held on Saturday, April 13th, with check-in at 8 a.m. at the Kelly Recreation Complex.