Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on October 14, 2004
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.
POOH ON STAGE
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.
The Miami Seaquarium will host a day camp to educate children on manatee conservation. Campers will have a chance to feed rehabilitating manatees and find out why they are endangered. Event will include lunch, a snack and educators who will lead children through a marine exploration. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at Miami Seaquarium 4400 Rickenbacker Causeway, Miami. RSVP required. $45-$50. Details: Education Department (305) 361-5705, ext. 207 or www.miamiseaquarium.com.
KLEZMER FOR KIDS
The University of Miami and the Phillip and Patricia Frost School of Music will host Festival Miami 2004 featuring the Klezmer Conservatory Band as part of a 28-concert series. The concert will provide children the opportunity to learn the history, development and traditions of Jewish folk music. 3 p.m. at Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami, 1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gables. $2-$10. Details: (305) 284-4940 or www.music.miami.edu.
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 sponsor 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.