Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on October 16, 2003
ART OF HEAVEN
Southern Cross Astronomical Society Inc. will host "Art Of Heaven," the latest spectacular images from the Hubble Space Telescope, presented by renowned astronomer and planetarium director Jose Olivarez. 8:00 p.m. at the FIU Astronomy Center, Physics Building, NE area of University Park, Southwest 107th Ave. and Eighth Street. Program is free and includes food, door prizes, and celestial observing on the terrace, weather permitting. Details: (305) 661-1375.
MIAMI MENSA TESTING DAY
Mensa, the international high-IQ society, will have National Testing Day at 10 a.m. at the Office of Rehabilitation Services, Inc., 10765 SW 104 St., Miami. Test costs $30. Details: (305) 271-0012.
The Moscow State Circus will be coming to Miami to thrill and dazzle South Florida audiences with their Olympic gold medal acrobats, the world-famous Wallendas, and high-flying daredevils. Presentations at 2 p.m and 6 p.m. at Miami Arena, 710 Arena Blvd., Miami. General admission tickets are $20 for adults and $7.50 for children 12 and under. VIP seating tickets and specials are available through circus’ website: www.moscowcircusstars.com.
Emmy Award winning actor, acclaimed singer, Broadway star and activist Theodore Bikel, shares his compelling life story in which he documents participation in some of the most important events of the twentieth century including the Holocaust, the birth of Israel and the McCarthy witch hunts of the 1950s. 7:30 p.m. at the Dave and Mary Alper Jewish Community Center, 11155 SW 112 Av. General admission $10, reserved seating $18. Signing of book "Theo: An Autobiography," and dessert reception.