Find out at a Town Hall meeting with Miami-Dade County Property Appraiser Carlos Lopez-Cantera on Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 7 PM at the Pinecrest Library (5835 SW 111 Street, Pinecrest, FL 33156)
Come experience Pinecrest Gardens first annual Holiday Festival! A day for the whole family to enjoy delicious food, take a photo with Santa, sing along with our carolers, enjoy live music from the Greater Miami Youth Symphony, and immerse yourself in the holiday spirit! There will be performances by the Miami Children’s Theater, excerpts from The Nutcracker, Hanukkah festivities, model train display, puppeteers, face painters, the lighting of the Holiday Tree (at sundown) and more!
The General Membership Breakfast is Chamber South?s official monthly meeting. It?s the area?s place to see and be seen if you?re a businessperson and, of course, a great place to garner exposure for your company!
This legendary percussionist once again takes the stage performing his audience favorite, “Tribute to the Music of Cal Tjader.” Sammy is a Grammy Nominated musician whose albums and singles have topped the charts for years. Sally’s Tomato will replicate Tjader’s music from the 60′s and 70′s and make it soar, with exciting vibraphone cadences and percussion breaks from the man who has been hailed by Larry Rosen as “the best percussionist in the world.”
Join Pinecrest Elementary from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 16 as the school goes for the gold at its annual carnival! As the year’s biggest fundraising event, OlympicFest will set the mood for Sochi 2014 with food, rides and a silent auction. The PTA hopes to raise enough money to complete its goal of a smart board in every classroom.
Orchestra Miami is proud to present “Viva Verdi” in honor of the bicentennial of Giuseppe Verdi’s birth (Oct. 10, 1813). In this celebratory concert, Orchestra Miami will present an array of fantastic artists who will perform some of his most beloved arias and choruses, along with several of his more seldomly performed compositions. To start the festivities, Musicologist and Verdi specialist Karen Henson will present a special pre-concert lecture.
Monthly meeting of the Geneology Society of Greater Miami. Program: Introduction to the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) presented by Debbie Duay, Florida State Lineage Chair
Symphonettes will be hosting their fabulous annual Rummage Sale. Gently used items will include household items and appliances, jewelry, clothing, furniture, books, tools, artwork, and more.
Miami Palmetto Class of 73 has scheduled a 40th Reunion for the weekend of Nov. 1 – 3, 2013. The schedule for the 3 day event includes a Friday night Happy Hour Nov. 1st from 4:30 – 7:30 at The Chart House in Coconut Grove. The main event will be held Saturday night, Nov. 2nd at the Grove View Terrace of the Sonesta Bayfront Hotel in Coconut Grove from 6:30-11:30, featuring the band Blackstar. There will be an amazing Moveable Feast passed by servers and a variety of food stations. On Sunday. Nov. 3rd, a picnic on the bay at the Barnacle State Park has been planned with lunch catered by Shorty’s. Tickets now on sale at http://palmetto73.eventbrite.com. For information follow us on Facebook at Miami Palmetto High 73 Reunion, follow links to promo codes for hotel reservations. All Palmetto Panthers are invited!
Wayside Western Fiesta is a safe, fun, and family-friendly environment where your children can have a blast on Halloween. This year’s event is bigger and better than ever. Activities will be held indoors and outdoors and will include bounce houses, mechanical rides, pony rides and a rock climbing wall. Family-friendly prices for dinner. All rides and games are FREE. There will be no scary masks, monsters or skeletons being highlighted at this event. Admission is one bag of individually wrapped candy.
Enjoy a Halloween “prequel” with a day full of activities for everyone in the family especially your four legged friends. The celebration begins with a Pet Fair featuring pet adoption agencies, vendors, and activities like the DOGGIE FUN ZONE PERFORMANCE COURSE designed to take your dog on a thrill ride in a fully enclosed activity area. Continue a funtastic day with a costume parade for humans and pets including prizes for the first place four legged winners in different categories. This is a community event benefiting Friends Forever Human Society.
Gregory Porter is an American jazz and soul singer, songwriter and actor from LA, now living in Brooklyn. He has received two Grammy nominations, one for his debut album, Water, released in 2010 by Harlem-based label Motéma Music and a second for his sophomore release, Be Good. Reviewing his star-making performance at this summer’s Newport Jazz Festival, NPR claims, “Here’s the next great male jazz singer. The forthcoming Liquid Spirit is great, but he’s even better live, surrounded with a long-running band that knows what he’s after and enables it splendidly. As he might say, clap your hands now.”