December 28, 2013
Enjoy an afternoon of live music, a blind sparkling wine tasting, easy crowd-pleasing appetizers, and a New Year’s Eve toast. Share your New Year’s resolution, let us snap a photo, and the best picture will win a $50 gift card! Let the countdown begin!
January 5, 2014
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz exhibit features larger than life pop-up books that dazzle the eyes and stimulate the mind. Each section of this exhibit is an over sized three-dimensional page from the original story. This innovative, interactive, literacy-based traveling exhibit allows children to delve into art, history and science through the magic of this timeless story, as a love of reading and storytelling is instilled. The Muppets’ Wizard of Oz movie will be shown at the opening; children will be invited to come dressed as their favorite Wizard of Oz character. Lisa Ann Watson Children’s Discovery Museum opens at Noon. Exhibit runs January 5 – March 23, 2014
January 8, 2014
Our specialty is making the educational process fun! Zoology, ecology and conservation biology are explored through a variety of activities and lessons in this home school program.
January 11, 2014 – January 12, 2014
One of Florida’s premiere juried art shows where patrons can enjoy an afternoon surrounded by spectacular visual arts in the most lush and luxurious setting. Amongst a generous representation of the best artists and artisans in this area and beyond—you will find the perfect piece of art for your home, original jewelry for yourself or significant other, a great selection of delicious food, live music, and other activities for the entire family.
January 12, 2014
On Sunday January 12th from 1 to 4 p.m. there will be a big party in the Kendall Breeze Shopping Center on 124th street and 127th Avenue. There will be free entertainment, food and fun. Help us celebrate the 25 years of volunteer services to the Miami Community. We will have gifts and a free Raffle to add to the festivities. Call 305 235 8855 for further information
January 13, 2014
SPIN® 2.0 is a practical, hands-on program developed from Huthwaite’s groundbreaking research into effective selling skills. Based on today’s best-validated models for selling, the program uses an innovative design that not only develops selling skills, but provides the tools needed for ongoing reinforcement.
January 14, 2014
Imagine this: The bright lights of the Magic City seething with a multitude of guests; the locals, the out of towners, the “Artsy Fartsy” bunch, cigar lovers, anything and everything in between…..Put that all together and you have South Florida’s #1 cigar festival.
January 18, 2014
Join us for this wonderful opportunity to take beautiful photos of our historical trains as the sun begins to set! $15.00 per person per date at the door.
January 19, 2014
Come and sing along to the fun and playful music of Susan Shane-Linder and Company. Susan is a Miami-born award winning, published singer/songwriter and children’s recording artist. She has been performing professionally and teaching music for over 30 years and is well-known throughout South Florida in preschools, elementary schools, summer camps, hospitals, retirement homes and many other organizations. She can frequently be found entertaining people of all ages throughout the tri-county area. Birthday parties for children 1-7 years of age are a town favorite. She was nominated for a 2009 Nickelodeon Parents’ Picks Award for best party entertainer in Miami/Ft. Lauderdale, and in 2010 she won that award. $7 per person, $10 for both The Wonderful Wizard of Oz 1/5 and Singin’ With Susan 1/19
January 23, 2014
Dr. Maureen Whelihan, a gynecologist and sex educator, and Anne Rodgers, a former newspaper reporter wrote a book, Kiss & Tell, about the secrets of women’s sexual desires, with a beat focused on women over the age of 45. 1300 patients from Dr Whelihan’s practice between the ages of 15 and 97 participated in a survey about sexual desire, orgasm, thoughts and preferences. Come listen to Dr. Whelihan and Anne candidly speak about the secrets that women have shared about what sexually drives them. At the end of the seminar copies of the book will be sold and you will have the opportunity to have them signed by the authors. There will be time for Anne and Dr. Whelihan to answer any of your questions about the subject.
Whether young or old, male or female, you will be fascinated by this seminar and book filled with secret truths from women and how they view sexual desire across the decades of their lives.
January 24, 2014
In honor of the 100th Anniversary of Joe DiMaggio’s birth, Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital will be presenting the first ever Joe DiMaggio American Icon Award. This award will be given to that individual who represents the highest of values for which Joe DiMaggio stood.
January 25, 2014
Registration for this mandatory exam for incoming freshman can be completed online at www.acnd.net.
January 28, 2014 – January 29, 2014
The Florida Venture Forum, a statewide support group for venture capitalists and entrepreneurs, is inviting company executives with mid-to-later-stage, Florida-based companies to apply to present their company pitches before investors and venture capitalists at the 2014 Florida Venture Capital Conference. The conference takes place from 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, January 28, 2014, to 2 p.m. Wednesday, January 29, 2014, at the Hyatt Regency Orlando (formerly the Peabody), 9801 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819.
February 8, 2014
Come to compete or come to eat! Pinecrest Gardens is pleased to announce its 2nd Annual Chili Cook-Off. Prepare your taste buds for an encounter with some of the most delicious chili in Miami-Dade County. Restaurants, caterers and novices compete for the title of “Best Chili in Town”. Enjoy great live music by the 18 Wheelers, good food, and good brew as you take part in activities for the entire family. There will be line dancing, mechanical bull rides, chili sampling, and much more! This is an amateur-friendly cook-off – so dust off your apron, grab your spices, and let’s get cookin’!