Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on September 30, 2004
Young At Art Children’s Museum will host Arthur’s World, featuring life-size characters and settings in the PBS series and books. Children engage in role-playing and reading activities. Through Sunday at Young At Art Children’s Museum, 11584 W State Road 84, Davie. Details: www.youngatartmuseum.org.
‘THE ELECTION EXPERIENCE’
The Miami Children’s Museum will host an exhibit to give children the opportunity to learn about the government and the election process. 2 p.m. through Nov. 4 at Miami Children’s Museum, 980 MacArthur Causeway, Miami. Museum members free; others $10. Details: (305) 373-5437 or www.miamichildrensmuseum.org.
Actor’s Playhouse presents the musical comedy "Winnie The Pooh." Pooh is forced to choose between eating his honey and having a wild adventure to save his friend Piglet. 2 p.m. Saturdays through Nov. 6 at Actor’s Playhouse, Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. $12-$10. Details: (305) 444-9293 or www.ticketmaster.com.
A parents and kids expo will be held at Aventura Mall featuring professional juggling by the Gizmo Guys, a storytime and a birthday singalong in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the birth of Dr. Seuss. Noon-6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Aventura Mall, Center Court, 19501 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura. Details: (305) 935-1110 or www.shopaventuramall.com.
Miami Carnival and the City of Miami will host the 15th annual Junior Parade of Bands, in which costume designers will assist children in making creative costumes while dancing to calypso, soca, kompas and reggae music. Featuring Kyle "Orlando" Massey of Disney’s "That’s So Raven" as the grand marshal. 1-8 p.m. at Ransom Everglades School, 3575 Main Highway, Coconut Grove. Free. Details: (305) 653-1877 or www.miamicarnival.org.
The Gymboree Play & Music will hold two 45-minute sessions in which parents and children will have the opportunity to learn and play together. 10 a.m.-noon at Aventura Mall, Adventurer’s Cove Playground, 19501 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura. Ages 18 months to 4 years old. Details: (305) 935-1110 or www.shopaventuramall.com.
READ WITH ME
Superstar Productions and Aventura Mall sponsors Read With Me Character Wednesday, two hours of story reading by Mister Reads-A-Lot and his special guest. 10 a.m.-noon at Aventura Mall, Adventurer’s Cove Playground, 19501 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura. Recommended age is 3-5. Free. Details: www.shopaventuramall.com.