Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on March 6, 2003
ANTIQUE & COLLECTIBLE MALL
This annual event features dealers from Europe, South America and local merchants and offers fine antiques as well as collectibles. Enjoy Lincoln Road restaurants and shops along the way. Second and fourth Sundays of the month through May 11. Lincoln Road Mall, 400 Block of Lincoln Road, Miami Beach.
The Dora Teitelboim Center for Yiddish Culture is holding a Jewish Cultural Writing Contest themed, "Crossing the Cultural Divide: How Jewish Culture Can Promote Cross-Cultural Understanding" through March 31. For rules and applications send a self-addressed envelope to the Center for Yiddish Culture, P.O. Box 14-0820, Coral Gables, 33114, or visit: www.yiddishculture.org. Details: (305) 774-9244.
T-REX ON TRIAL
Dinosaur detectives of all ages are invited to investigate the mystery between Tyrannosaurus rex and Triceratops through May 4 at the Miami Museum of Science, 3280 S. Miami Ave., Miami. Admission $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and students, $6 for children ages 3-12, children under 3 are free. Details: (305) 646-4200.
EVENING OF YIDDISH ARTS
The Dora Teitelboim Center for Yiddish Culture hosts the 5th annual Winter Evening of the Yiddish Arts, featuring the Yiddish Folk Chorus of South Florida and Avi Hoffman performing "Reflection of a Lost Poet: The Life & Works of Itzik Manger". 7:30 p.m. at Temple Beth Sholom, 4144 Chase Ave., Miami Beach. $20 in advance; $15 for members; $25 at door. Details: (305) 774-9244.
Part of the Sixth Annual Miami International Piano Festival, the Master Series will feature artists like Ilya Itin, Adam Neiman and Kenal Gekic, through March 9 at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, 201 SW Fifth Ave., Ft. Lauderdale. Tickets run $15-$50. Details: (954) 462-0222.
FILM & WINE
Cafe 71 will premier its Wine and Cinema Series, featuring the Made-in-Miami comedy, There’s Something About Mary and an array of wines from the Eastern Hemisphere. 6 p.m.-9 p.m. at CafÈ 71, 7100 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Tickets $20 per person. Details: (305) 751-7001.
In conjunction with the Wolfsonian’s exhibition From Emperors to Hoi Polloi: Portraits of an Era, 1851-1945, the museum hosts a fundraising event, "A Very Wolfsonian Weekend", through March 9. The weekend event features a lecture by New York Times architect critic, Herbert Muschamp, March 7, the Imperial Propaganda Ball March 8, along with Sunday Brunch March 9. Locations vary. Details: (305) 535-2622.
Two Chefs Cooking Class presents "Taste of the Mediterranean", featuring Hummus, tabbouleh, spinach and lemon soup with meatballs, Persian rice and more. 11 a.m. at 8287 S. Dixie Hwy., Miami. Cost $45 per person. Details: (305) 663-2100.
ANTIQUES & COLLECTOR FAIR
Over 50 dealers will set up to showcase their antiques, including formal and country furniture, sterling, crystal, porcelain, bronzes, rugs, glass and more, through March 9 at the War Memorial Auditorium at Holiday Park, 800 N. Federal Hwy., Ft. Lauderdale. Admission $4, good for return entry all weekend. Details: (954) 761-5380.
Fresh flowers, vegetable, fruits, gourmet food and more will be showcased during the indoor farmer’s market through March 9 and March 15-16. Aventura Mall, Burdines/Bloomingdale’s Court, 19501 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura. Details: (305) 935-1110.
CAR & BOAT AUCTION
The Salvation Army hosts its car & boat auction for one day only at 9 a.m., The Salvation Army, 2236 NW Miami Court, Miami. $100 refundable registration fee. Details: (305) 573-4200.
"Women and the Holocaust", featuring Professor Sara Horowits of York University and Bonnie Gurewitsch of the Museum of Jewish Heritage. Program runs 3 p.m.-6 p.m. and will be moderated by Professor Oren Stier. Roz and Kal Kovens Conference Center, FIU-Biscayne Bay, 3000 NE 151 St., North Miami. Free and open to public. Details: (305) 348-6729.
Tigertail, A South Florida Poetry Annual, will feature over 20 South Florida Poets for a poetry reading and book signing at 7:30 p.m. at Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 324-4337.
The New World School of the Arts hosts an evening of dance, music, theater and visual arts, featuring a performance by New World artists. Visual arts exhibition and reception 5:30 p.m.-7 p.m. at the New World Gallery, 25 NE Second St., Miami. Performance 7:30 p.m. at the Gusman Center for the Performing Arts, 173 E. Flagler St., Miami. Business attire. Tickets $10 for adults; free for elementary, middle and highschool NWSA students. Details: (305) 237-3852.