Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on August 31, 2000
by the Downtown Miami Mainstreet Organization. Particulars are TBA.
Details: (305) 577-8171.
Tourist Board presents author Beverley East on how a woman can use
handwriting to find her ideal mate. 7 p.m. Sheraton Biscayne Bay Hotel,
495 Biscayne Blvd. Details: (305) 662-6960.
annual culinary event to benefit Victory School Inc. for children
with autism. Participating chefs from top area restaurants. Music
by Boca Brass Swing Band. $75; $30 for children 4-10. 7-10:30 p.m.
Turnberry Ocean Club, 18501 Collins Ave., Sunny Isles. Details: (305)
entertainment" from runway modeling, choreographed routines,
play-acting and music. More than 50 stylists and 250 models are expected
to participate. $30 VIP; $20; $25 at the door. 6:05 p.m. Wyndham Miami
Biscayne Bay Hotel, 1601 Biscayne Blvd. Details: (313) 534-8318.
de Identidad: Fernando Ortiz’ Legacy & the Howard Family Collection
of Percussion Instruments." A display of more than 80 rare musical
instruments traces African traditions in the music, dance and drumming
of Cuba. Through Jan. 21. Historical Museum of Southern Florida, 101
W Flagler St. Details: (305) 375-1492.
for the Council of Grandparents Raising Grandchildren. RSVP. 6:30-9:30
p.m. $25. Joseph Caleb Center, 5400 NW 22nd Ave. Details: Mary Scull
Brown, (305) 448-9928.
by the Mercy Foundation to benefit Mercy Hospital’s Hyperbaric and
Problem Wound Center. $250 per team. 9 a.m. Coconut Grove Exhibition
Center, 2700 S Bayshore Drive. Details: (0350 285-2711.