DR. WILDE'S WORLD
Inspire your young naturalist with a visit to Dr. Wilde's World, an air conditioned exhibit hall featuring the environment and wildlife of the tropical Americas. Daily 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Miami MetroZoo, 12400 SW 152nd St., Miami. (305) 251-0400.
Joan Cushing's stage adaptation on popular children's book "Miss Nelson Is Missing" and "Miss Nelson is Back," about unruly students who learn a valuable lesson. Every Saturday through Feb. 8, 2 p.m. at The Actors' Playhouse at Miracle Theater, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. Tickets $9. Details: (305) 444-9293.
Barry University's Department of Fine Arts invited children ages 8-15 to join the Barry University Children's Dance Ensemble. 4:30 p.m.-6 p.m. at the Fine Arts Building on the Barry University Campus, 11300 NE 2 Ave., Miami Shores. Details: (305) 899-3292.
Miami Children's Chorus and Music Director Timothy A. Sharp come together to host "Bring on the Boys", a signing workshop for boy in grades 3-5 from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Victor E. Clarke Recital Hall, University of Miami, 1301 Stanford Drive, Coral Gables. Registration $15. Details: (305) 662-7494.
Miami Children's Museum hosts "Wonderful Wednesdays," every Wednesday from 4 p.m.-5 p.m. at Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. (304) 442-4408.
ARTS & CRAFTS
Miami Children's Museum hosts arts and crafts at the Miami Beach Arts Festival through Feb. 9, Collins Avenue and 73 Street., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 663-8800.