Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on October 23, 2003
"Space Adventures: From Hubble to Hollywood," Miami Museum of Science’s fall exhibition will be on display through Jan. 4, featuring two traveling exhibits, "Hubble Space Telescope: New Views of the Universe" and "Space Toys." Details: (305) 646-4200.
BABY CASTING CALL
National magazine American Baby will uncover the most beautiful baby in the Miami area. Editors will select one baby and fly him or her to New York to be featured in the Summer 2004 issue and win $100 in prizes. American Baby staff will take a free photo of each baby entering the event, which is open to all children up to 18 months who live in Florida. Roving costume characters will provide entertainment. 9:30-noon at Babies "R" Us, 11930 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines. Details: (954) 441-8600.
AFTER-SCHOOL TUTORING & SPORTS
The Police Athletic League hosts after-school tutoring and sports 3-7 p.m. Tuesday-Friday at various parks, elementary and middle schools. Details: (305) 579-6184.
KIDS TIME AT INTERNATIONAL MALL
Miami International Mall will welcome fall with a day of family fun, interactive games, sports clinics and free samples. Children 4-12 will experience educational games such as spelling bees, Math and Geography challenges; as well as sports clinics. Event starts at 1 p.m. Mall is at 1455 NW 107th Ave., at Dolphin Expressway and Northwest 107th Street. Details: (305) 593-1777.
New exhibit "Masters of the Night: The True Story of Bats," will run through March 21. Open daily 10 a.m.-4:40 p.m. Included with regular zoo admission: $12 adults, $7 children (3-12). Children 2 and under, and members free. $1 discount for senior 65 and over and military personnel. Metrozoo is located at 12400 SW 152nd St. Details: (305) 251-0400.