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Written by Miami Today on October 23, 2003
HISPANIC ROLE MODEL OF THE YEAR
The Miami-Dade County Hispanic Affairs Advisory Board will present the Hispanic Role Model of the Year Award to Univision news anchor Jorge Ramos during a luncheon at the Ritz Carlton, 3300 SW 27th Av., Coconut Grove. City of Doral Mayor Juan C. Bermudez will be keynote speaker. Tickets cost $40. Details: (305) 375-2104.
Ikebana International, Miami Chapter 13 will hold its monthly meeting and program about the art of Ikebana (Japanese flower arranging) with refreshments, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Fairchild Tropical Garden, Corbin Bldg., Room A, 10901 Cutler Rd., Coral Gables. Free and open to public. Details: (305) 441-1205.
MIAMI BEACH BAR ASSOCIATION MEETING
Seminar on selected topics in jury selection in federal court, with keynote speaker Judge Cecilia M. Altonaga, US District Court Southern District of Florida. Noon buffet luncheon at Il Pomodoro Restaurant, 468 Arthur Godfrey Rd, Miami Beach. Cost: $18, lunch included, ($10 surcharge for non-members seeking credit). Complimentary to members of judiciary.
MIAMI-DADE COUNTY COMMISSION FOR WOMEN
The Miami-Dade County Commission for Women’s annual Connections Reception will be 6-8 p.m. at Sonesta Hotel & Suites Coconut Grove, 2889 McFarlane Rd, Coconut Grove. Featured guest speakers Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Carrie P. Meek. The 2003-2004 Connections Directory of Women’s Organizations will be distributed at the event. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and cash bar. Details: (305) 375-5011.