Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on January 6, 2005
WINTER BREAK CAMP
Miami Children’s Museum will offer exciting and fun educational activities for children ages 3-11 during winter break. Children can participate for one day or the whole week. Extended care is available for an additional fee. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. through Friday at the Miami Children’s Museum, 980 MacArthur Causeway, Miami. $50 per day; $180 per week. Details: (305) 373-5437, ext. 100 or www.miamichildrensmuseum.org.
Young At Art Children’s Museum will host a winter break art mini-camp for children ages 5 to 12. Each day will feature a different theme. The camps will fill children’s days out of school with art and various inspiring and motivating activities. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. through Jan. 7 at the Young At Art Children’s Museum, 11584 W. State Road 84, Davie. RSVP is required for all camps. $35 members per day; $45 others per day. Details: (954) 424-0085, ext. 10 or www.youngatartmuseum.org.
The Rising Son & Star Sisters Inc. will present a Kwanzaa prince and princess pageant for youth ages 8-18. The pageant will provide participants with an opportunity to express their creative kuumba during Kwanzaa, through Saturday. Entrants will be judged on presentation of their talent as well as their academic status. 4 p.m. at Charles Hadley Park, 1300 NW 50 St., Miami. Details: (305) 638-7198, (305) 305-0604, (305) 693-9379 or www.queenmotherboatenma.com.
READ WITH ME
Superstar Productions and Aventura Mall sponsor Read With Me Character Wednesday. Visitors will have a chance to participate in two hours of story reading, singing and dancing by Dino Dorothy and her special guest. 10 a.m.-noon at Aventura Mall, Adventurer’s Cove Playground, 19501 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura. Recommended age is 3-5. Free. Details: (305) 935-1110 or www.shopaventuramall.com.
The Miami Museum of Science and Planetarium will present classes for infants, birth to six months, featuring a variety of activities, games, themes and songs. Physical games will help strengthen growing muscles and improve coordination while role-playing games will stimulate an infant’s imagination and aid in the development of early language skills. 12:30 Saturdays through March 12 at the Miami Museum of Science & Planetarium, 3280 South Miami Ave., Miami. $15 per class per parent/child pair. Details: (305) 646-4283.