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April 2014

Women on the Rise: Teen workshop in collaboration with the Museum of Contemporary Art

April 17 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science,
3280 South Miami Avenue, Miami, FL 33129 United States

Sign up for this two-hour workshop on an early release day from public school to explore the intersection of gender and race relations in contemporary art. The teens, lead by MOCA facilitators, will create their own works of art while learning about the perspectives that key contemporary artists have explored through their work. Teens will work in gender specific teams of 15 – boys will explore the work of Kehinde Wiley and girls will explore the work of Shoshanna Weinberger.…

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$22.00

Business Networking Luncheon

April 17 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
94th Aero Squadron,

Group maintains exclusive business categories to help every member achieve increased profits. Membership includes benefits such as discounted services from other members, discounted tuition to unique mastermind and marketing classes, free monthly luncheons and open houses. Contact Linda Wolonick for more information and reservations at 954-370-0041.

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Free

Chopin for All – Young Pianists Concert

April 13 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Granada Presbyterian Church,
950 University Drive, Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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Thirteen of the best local piano students, ages 10 – 17,selected by audition, perform a Free all Chopin program.

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$ 70

The Villagers’ Historic Hunt

April 12 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Coral Reef Yacht Club,
2484 Bayshore Drive, Coconut Grove, FL United States
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Follow clues to historic locations in Miami-Dade County to compete for a prize. Organized around the theme “Entertaining Miami,” The Villagers’ Historic Hunt is a fun way to learn more about local history visiting different sites with friends or family. At the conclusion of the hunt is a dinner and silent auction at the Coral Reef Yacht Club, where the winner will be announced. Cost for the hunt and the dinner is $ 70 per person, and funds are used…

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$50.00

Miami Springs Preliminary 2014-2015 Junior Orange Bowl Royal Court Search

April 12 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Rebeca Sosa Theater,
1401 Westward Drive, Miami Springs, FL United States

The search for four exceptional young ladies to fill the crowns of Junior Orange Bowl Queen, Princesses, and Little Sister has begun. The registration deadline for the Miami Springs Preliminary will be on Wednesday April 9 for $50.00. The Preliminary will be help on Saturday, April 12 at 3:00pm with Check In being at 1:30pm.

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$0-25

Spring Garden Festival at Fairchild Garden

April 12 @ 9:30 am - April 13 @ 4:30 pm
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden,
10901 Old Cutler Road, Coral Gables, FL 33156 United States
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Join in celebrating spring with local foods and the gardens they grow in. Browse vegetables, herbs, and handmade products from local vendors, take a stroll through the Edible Garden, sample flavors at the Spring Beer Garden, sit in on lectures about butterflies, and take home some of the thousands of plants on sale from Fairchild’s nursery and local plant vendors. And, since butterflies are important pollinators, expect many cooking demos featuring honey. Admission is $25 for adults, $18 for seniors…

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$150 per person VIP admission $75 per person general admission $65 per United Way Young Leader

VERITAGEMIAMI – Fine Wine Tasting

April 10 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Village of Merrick Park,
358 San Lorenzo Avenue, Coral Gables, FL 33146 United States

On Thursday, April 10, at Village of Merrick Park, the celebration continues with a walk-around wine tasting; more than 65 wine producers and importers will line San Lorenzo Avenue, displaying a collection of 300 wines from around the world, alongside Miami’s most celebrated restaurants and caterers. 6 – 7 pm VIP tasting 7 – 9 pm General admission $150 per person VIP admission; $75 per person general admission; $65 per United Way Young Leader. http://www.veritagemiami.com/events/fine-wine-tasting

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$6.00

The History of Race in American Poetry, presented by Scott Cunningham of O’Miami

April 10 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science,
3280 South Miami Avenue, Miami, FL 33129 United States

Join the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science in collaboration with the O’Miami annual poetry program, visitors will have time to explore the RACE exhibition.

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Free

345 Caffe Italiano Grand Opening

April 10 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
345 Caffe Italiano,
259 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables, FL 33134 United States
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345 Caffe Italiano is the newest cafe to the well established tree lined neighborhood along Miracle Mile in Coral Gables, FL. The area is known for its exclusive shopping, business and restaurants, but 345 Caffe Italiano offers its customers true authentic Italian fare. The grand opening event will take place on Thursday, April 10, 2014 and the festivities will be held at the Caffe Italiano located at 259 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables, FL 33134 beginning at 6:00 pm. Owner, Andrea…

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Free

Big Read Keynote with Journalist Suketo Mehta on Maximum Cities: Bombay/New York


April 9 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Books & Books,
265 Aragon Avenue, Miami, FL United States

Wednesday, April 9 Big Read Keynote with Journalist Suketo Mehta on Maximum Cities: Bombay/New York
Suketu Mehta is the New York-based author of Maximum City: Bombay Lost and Found, winner of the Kiriyama Prize and the Hutch Crossword Award, and finalist for the 2005 Pulitzer Prize, the Lettre Ulysses Prize, the BBC4 Samuel Johnson Prize, and the Guardian First Book Award. Mehta’s work has been published in The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine, National Geographic, Granta, Harper’s Magazine, Time,…

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Free

Area Stage Company Hosting Auditions for “Title of Show”

April 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Area Stage Company & Theatre Conservatory,
1560 South Dixie Highway, Coral Gables, FL 33146 United States
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Auditions for the theatre production of Hunter Bell’s “Title of Show”, will be held on Wednesday April 9th, 2014 between 7:00pm and 9:00pm at the Area Stage Company theatre located in the Riviera Plaza. The play, centers around two young men and colleagues brainstorming ideas for a play to enter into the New York Musical Theatre Festival. As the men struggle to conjecture a performance idea, they humorously and melodically chronicle the events from the inception and finally leading up…

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Free

Libertarian Party of Miami-Dade at John Martin’s in Coral Gables with Speaker Raymond Strack of LEAP Tuesday, Apr 8 7:30pm

April 8 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
John Martin's Restaurant and Pub,
253 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables, FL United States
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Come join us at the monthly meeting of the Libertarian Party of Miami-Dade John Martin’s Irish Pub and Restaurant (upstairs), 253 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. 
We have guest speaker from Law Enforcement Against Prohibition (L.E.A.P.) Raymond Strack, Supervisory Criminal Investigator/Supervisory Special Agent, Department of Homeland Security/ Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement. For more info see: https://www.facebook.com/LPMD76 
For media information, contact: chair@lpmiamidade.com

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Free

VIP Event with Arianna Huffington

April 8 @ 3:30 pm - 7:00 pm
University of Miami,
Hurricane 100 Room, Coral Gables, FL United States

JOIN US FOR A VIP EVENT WITH Arianna Huffington President and editor in chief of the Huffington Post Media Group ~ IN CONVERSATION WITH ~ Donna E. Shalala President of the University of Miami Join the Women’s Chamber and Books & Books for a special VIP event with Arianna Huffington and U.M. president, Donna E. Shalala. In her groundbreaking new book, Thrive, Arianna explores what it means to live a truly successful life and proposes a “Third Metric” of success…

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Free

CoderDojo Miami

April 6 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science,
3280 South Miami Avenue, Miami, FL 33129 United States

Learn how to create computer programs to tell a story. Build games, cool apps, devices, or make 3D printable objects to show how to realize ideas. No prior programming experience is necessary and choose to bring a family laptop or use the computer in the Teen Tech Center. For Children ages 8 to 17. Advanced registration required. For more information, visit: http://www.miamisci.org/www/calendar-pdfs/coderdojo-miami-1111.PDF

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