Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on May 29, 2003
HAITIAN HERITAGE EXHIBITS
The Miami Police Department is holding its Second Annual Haitian Heritage Month through the end of May, featuring arts & crafts exhibits, folkloric music, dances and French and Creole food. Festivities kick-off 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at the Miami Police Headquarters, 400 NW Second Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 579-6184.
The National Distributing Company hosts "Raise A Glass For A Cure", 2003 wine tasting to benefit the Miami Chapter of the Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis. 6:30-10 p.m. at the Miami City Club, 200 S Biscayne Blvd., 55th floor, First Union Building, Miami. Tickets $55 in advance; $65 at the door. Details: (305) 243-2267.
The Broward Center for the Performing Arts hosts the First Annual Cappies Awards Gala for excellence in high school theater, 7:30 p.m. in the Amaturo Theater. The Critics Awards Program, or Cappies for short, will honor 35 performers, designers, technicians and student critics. Amaturo Theater, 201 SW Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale. Tickets $15 for students, $20 fro adults. Details: (954) 522-5334.
Joseph Skibell, author of The English Disease, will be holding a booksigning at 8 p.m., at Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408.
MIAMIntelligence hosts a lecture titled "A Woman’s Place is in the Home: Artistic Origins of a Persistent Belief" from 7-8 p.m. at the Miami Museum of Science, 3280 S Miami Ave., Miami. $10. Details: www.intelligence.com.