Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on January 13, 2005
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 Scoobi. 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 Jewish Museum of Florida will host a family day as part of Florida Jewish History Month. Museum docents will take families on tours and assist children in a scavenger hunt using the museum’s exhibits to find answers to the clues. A special movie geared for children that depicts the immigration stories of four Florida Jewish families will be screened throughout the day. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Jewish Museum of Florida, 301 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Free. Details: (305) 672-5044, ext. 11.
CALLING ALL KIDS
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden presents its nature club, Let’s Explore At Fairchild, for kids 8 to 11. Children will have a chance to explore the plants and animals at Fairchild and get involved in activities such as arts and crafts and panting. The program will end with a camp-in where children spend the night at Fairchild. 9 a.m.-Noon Saturdays through Feb. 26 at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, 10901 Old Cutler Rd., Coral Gables. $150 for eight sessions. Details: www.fairchildgarden.org.
The Miami Museum of Science and Planetarium will present classes for infants, birth to six months, featuring activities, games, themes and songs. 12:30 Saturdays through March 12 at the Miami Museum of Science & Planetarium, 3280 S Miami Ave., Miami. $15 per class per parent/child pair. Details: (305) 646-4283.