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NATURE’S FINEST YOGA CLASS 

6:30-7:30 p.m. at Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve in Lake Alfred.  Every Thursday evening, everyone is welcome.  Bring a mat and an open heart. Donations will be accepted although the class is free. mylakealfred.com

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ADRIENNE RICHARDS 

August 1, 6 p.m. at Jensen’s Corner Bar,  100 3rd St SW, Winter Haven.  An early evening block of acoustic tunes to get you ready for Friday!  Come early for best seating.  

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LEGOLAND FIRE SAFETY WEEKEND 

August 10 & 11, Legoland Florida.  Presented by the National Fire Protection Association, this entertaining and informative event teaches kids about fire safety with a variety of fun activities in the theme park, including a character experience with LEGO Max, a fire safety-themed scavenger hunt and a unique LEGO mosaic build. Guests can snap a photo with LEGO City’s tallest firefighter!  www.legoland.com

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CLEAR THE SHELTERS ADOPTION EVENT 

August 17, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., The Humane Society of Polk County, Inc., 3195 Dundee Rd., Winter Haven.  A nationwide pet adoption drive to help find loving homes for animals in need. For this event the adopt fees will be discounted. (863) 324-5227 polknokill.org

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THE BEST OF THEATRE WINTER HAVEN- TRIBUTE TUESDAY LIVE 

August 20, 8-10 p.m., Ritz Theatre, Winter Haven.  See, hear and experience the best songs and great talent from the Theatre Winter Haven stage. See the highlights from this and past seasons, PLUS, selections from shows to come.  (863) 294-7469 centralfloridatix.com

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AUGUST COMEDY NIGHT - CHRIS GORGES FEATURING TIFFANY BARBEE 

August 24, 8 p.m., Ritz Theatre in Winter Haven.  Adult Material - Viewer Discretion is Advised.  Chris studied improvisation under Richard Schaal, Co-Founder of the legendary Compass Theater Group and The Second City in Chicago. High energy, honest and edgy comedy set the tone for a show that is never the same twice. Lots of interaction and improvisation make for a great comedy experience. centralfloridatix.com

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FINE ART AT THE MAGNOLIA 

Aug. 24, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Aug. 25, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at theMagnolia Building,702 E Orange St. Invitational Fine Art Show held annually showcasing 19 accomplished Fine Artists from across the state in a stunningly beautiful 2-day Fine Art Show held inside the lovely Historic Magnolia Building in downtown Lakeland’s garden & theater district. For more info please email Betsy Bohrer at betsy@thebohrergallery.com or find them on FB @FineArtMagnolia

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LADIES NIGHT DOWNTOWN 

August 29, 5:30 p.m. in Downtown Winter Haven.  Enjoy a night of shopping, dining, and cocktail specials in participating businesses. Register for your FREE map online and pick them up on the corner of Central Ave and 4th Street NW at 5:30PM on August 29th!  www.mainstreetwh.com

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POLK EMERGING LEADERS AWARDS 

August 29, 6-8:30 p.m., Bartow Civic Center.  The Polk Emerging Leaders Awards annually recognizes five young professionals from across Polk County making significant contributions and commitment to the community.  Bartow, Lakeland and Winter Haven Chambers are involved. www.winterhavenchamber.com

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CAMERAS FOR THE CAUSE

August 30, 6-8 p.m. at the Polk State WH Fine Arts Gallery.  Photography exhibit and auction by local doctors to benefit Hope Lodge Tampa.  Enjoy entertainment and refreshments.  Presented by Bond Clinic, $30 tickets may be purchased at centralfloridatix.com.  Exhibit runs until Sept. 5.

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