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A Different Beat-Youkey Theatre, The Lakeland Center - September 23, 2008

A Different Beat
October 07, 2008: 7:30 PM
Youkey Theatre, The Lakeland Center
Concert sponsored by The Verner Foundation in memory of William R. Ward, Jr.
The ISO is proud to present "A Season of Guests" featuring guest artists on every concert of the 2008-09 Masterworks Concert Series in Youkey Theatre at The Lakeland Center. Please join us for our first Masterworks Concert of the Season that features the Orchestra with percussionist Svet Stoyanov.
Shostakovich - Festive Overture
Schwantner - Concerto for Percussion
Svet Stoyanov, Percussion
Guest artist sponsored by TECO (and maybe Colonial Bank)
Borodin - Symphony No. 2
Praised by The New York Times for his “understated but unmistakable virtuosity” on the marimba and a wide variety of percussion instruments, Bulgarian-born Svet Stoyanov is a winner of the 2003 Concert Artists Guild International Competition. He captivates audiences with his dynamic concerto performances, his riveting recital presentations and the elegance of his chamber music collaborations.

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Lilly Oncology on Canvas Coming to J Rowan Galleries - September 13, 2008

The Watson Clinic Foundation in conjunction with J. Rowan Galleries, Inc.

Proudly presents LillyOncology on Canvas
Opening reception
Friday, October 3, 2008
6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
at J. Rowan Gallery
123 S. Kentucky Ave.
Lakeland, Fl.

For more information, please contact Jim Doig at J. Rowan Galleries

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Florida Dance Theatre - The Harlequin Ball - September 13, 2008

Cordially invites you to attend The Harlequin Ball our 15th Anniversary Celebration Benefit Friday October 10th from 6:30 -11:00
at the Lakeland Yacht & Country Club. Enjoy a fun and exciting evening of Food, Drink, Music, & Dancing. Including a special performance by the professional company.
Tickets $75 per person
R.S.V.P. by September 22
(863) 802-0399
Be sure to enter our drawing to win your chance to join the professional company of Florida Dance Theatre on stage for our
annual Nutcracker Sweets performance at the Polk Theatre. The winner will be selected and announced at the Harlequin Ball.

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Play an important role in the 2008 Presidential Election - September 13, 2008

The Polk County Elections Office will hold informational meetings for voters who are interested in going to the next level....serving as important Election Day workers.

Openings for these paid positions are available for enthusiastic workers who understand the value of great customer service and want to be a part of this important team!

Saturday, September 13th 10-11am
Chain of Lakes Convention Center
Winter Haven

Tuesday, September 23rd 10-11am
Bartow Civic Center

Saturday, October 6 5:30-6:30pm
First United Methodist church

Reserve your seat now! 534-5858

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Solicore is hiring - September 13, 2008

Solicore is a worldwide leader of embedded power solutions, offering its Flexion product portfolio of advanced ultra-thin, flexible, lithium polymer batteries for powered cards, RFID, and micro medical devices.
Available positions include:
• Machine Maintenance Technician - Night Shift (5 p.m.-5 a.m.)
• Director of Equipment Engineering
• Product Manager
• Battery Process Engineer
• Controls Engineer
• Quality Assurance Manager
• FMEA Engineer
• Battery Design Engineer
• Mixing and Coating Engineer
• R & D Lab Technician

Please email Christel Lilly at for more information or complete job descriptions!

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American Heart Association – Polk County Heart Walk - September 5, 2008

WHEN: Saturday, September 20, 2008 - Rain or Shine!
7:30 a.m. Team Photos & Donation Turn-In
8:00 a.m. Festivities Begin

WHERE: IMC Agrico Park, Bartow
2250 S. Floral Ave., Bartow, 33830

WHAT: Non-Competitive 5K Walk/Run(there is also a 1-mile Survivor Route available)

WHY: Encourages people to take steps towards a heart-healthy lifestyle while raising funds to fight heart disease & stroke in our community!

Together we can save lives in Polk County!

Register at:

For more information, please contact Melissa Innella at 863-801-4293 or

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Job Opportunity - Director of Advancement with A Woman’s Choice Inc. - September 5, 2008

Job Purpose

The Director of Advancement creates and oversees the implementation of a strategic approach to advancing community awareness of A Woman’s Choice.

The Director of Advancement will also create and implement a strategic approach to fundraising which may include major gifts, corporate donations, grant solicitation, and in-kind resources.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

The Director of Advancement will perform some or all of the following duties:
- Promote the organization
- Plan fund development
- Organize fund development activities
- Staff fund development activities
- Manage fund development budget

For more information, contact:

Krista Yurchak
Executive Director
A Woman's Choice, Inc.
1234 E. Lime Street
Lakeland, FL 33801
Phone 863-683-2341
Fax 863-683-2694

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