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Here's what to do in Orlando this week

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Photo:Matthieu Joannon/Unsplash

Looking to mix things up this week? From a Hold'em Poker Tournament and Fundraiser to a magazine launch party, here are some solid options to help you get social around town.

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Give Hope and Hold 'Em Poker Tournament Promo Event

From the event description:

Calling all poker enthusiasts! Place your bets on a winning night supporting the Give Hope Foundation.  One ticket includes dinner, two drinks and entry into a Texas Hold'em Tournament. 

When: Wednesday, Sept. 18, 7-10 p.m.
Where: The Abbey, 100 S. Eola Drive, #100
Admission: $50 (General Admission). More options available. 
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West Campus | Information Session

From the event description:

Calling prospective students! Come and learn about Valencia's admissions process. This 60-minute presentation also covers steps to enrollment, financial aid, career pathways and includes a question-and-answer segment. 

When: Friday, Sept. 20, 10-11 a.m.
Where: Student Services Building (SSB), Room 206G (Parking lot C or D), 1800 S. Kirkman Road
Admission: Free
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Two Exhibits: Edward Steichen and Stephen Althouse

From the event description:

Two exhibits. Dual receptions. First, check out "Edward Steichen In Exaltation of Flowers" featuring 20 intimate black and white photographs and seven gold-leaf mural paintings. Then, head to OMA's opening of "Stephen Althouse: Metanoia." One ticket gets into both exhibits.

When: Friday, Sept. 20, 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Where: Orlando Museum of Art, 2416 N. Mills Ave.
Admission: $15 (Admission to MMOA and OMA)
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5th Annual 'End of Summer Soiree'

From the event description:

Put your dancing shoes and head to this summer soiree. One ticket includes cocktails, dinner and dancing. All proceeds will benefit the V Foundation for Cancer Research, which was established by the late Jim Valvano, an ESPN broadcaster and head coach at North Carolina State University. 

When: Friday, Sept. 20, 8-11:30 p.m.
Where: The Historic Ballroom at Dubsdread, 549 W. Par Ave.
Admission: $60 (Advance Tickets)
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SIGT Magazine Launch Party!

From the event description:

Don't miss SIGT Magazine's launch party at Lizzy McCormack's Irish Pub. Enjoy free drinks and food. An outdoor stage features live art, comedy, magic and more. 

When: Friday, Sept. 20, 9 p.m.- Saturday, Sept. 21, 1:30 a.m.
Where: Lizzy McCormack's Irish Pub, 55 N. Orange Ave.
Admission: $10
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