Calendar Of Events Museums
Written by Miami Today on June 10, 2004
MIAMIntelligence will offer "Painting like the masters," a four-week course that will trace methods of painting from the 16th through the 20th centuries, allowing students to emulate the works of the masters as a means of technical and artistic improvement. 9:30-11:30 a.m. June 10, 17, 24, and July 1 at 2000 S. Dixie Hwy., Coconut Grove. Members $100; others $125. Details: (305) 860-2499 or www.miamintelligence.com.
MIAMI MUSEUM OF SCIENCE
The Miami Museum of Science will present an exhibition, ‘If these walls could talk,’ created by the Science Museum of Minnesota that features interactive displays of buildings and building science applications from around the world that tell the story of their creation. Through Sept. 6 at 3280 S Miami Ave., Miami. $3-$10. Details: (305) 646-4200 or www.miamisci.org.
THE MIKVAH PROJECT
The Jewish Museum of Florida presents the exhibit the Mikvah Project and the History of Mikvah in Florida, featuring a compilation of anonymous portraits and collected interviews from women in America that document the practice of the ancient Jewish ritual bath and the spiritual use of water in the world’s cultures. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays except Jewish holidays through July 25 at 301 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. $4-$10, children under 6 free. Details: (305) 672-5044 or www.jewishmuseum.com.
SCIENCE FICTION SERIES
MIAMIntelligence will hold the final lecture in the "Science Fiction: Thinking About Humanity and its Future" series that will focus on historic and modern works of science fiction and their relevance to the past, present and future of our world culture. Complimentary wine and cheese. 7 p.m. at 2000 S Dixie Highway, Miami. $15. Details: (305) 860-2499 or www.miamintelligence.com.
FATHER’S DAY HUNT
The Miami Museum of Science will hold the Science Super Sleuth Father’s Day Scavenger Hunt for the whole family in celebration of Father’s Day. At noon-5 p.m. at Miami Museum of Science, 3280 S. Miami Ave. $6-$10. Details: (305) 646-4420 or www.miamisci.org.
MIAMI MUSEUM OF SCIENCE
The first Friday of each month, a night of music, laser-light dynamics, star shows, planetarium shows, workshops and observatory viewing in a fun, educational evening created for the family. 7-10:30 p.m. at 3280 S Miami Ave., Miami. $6-$10. Details: (305) 646-4420 or www.miamisci.org.