Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on March 3, 2005
The Miami Museum of Science and Planetarium will present classes for infants 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 p.m. 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.
The Museum of Contemporary Art invites children 6-12 to create art including drawing, painting and sculpture. Children will also paint landscapes. 2 p.m. at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 770 NE 125th St., North Miami. $10-$30 members; $12-$40 non-members. Details: (305)893-6211 or www.mocanomi.org.
AFTERNOON OF MUSIC
Sunday Afternoons of Music for Children will present a concert by Florida Grand Opera Young Artists. The concert is sung in memory of Steven. V. Calev. 3 p.m. at the University of Miami, Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, 1314 Miller Dr., Coral Gables. $40 adults; $35 children. Details: Doreen Marx, (305) 271-1750 or www.sundaymusicals.org.
JAPAN & NATURE
The Miami Children’s Museum announces Japan & Nature: Spirits of the Seasons, a new exhibit for children and their family to discover and explore how Japan celebrates their natural environment. Children can understand Japan today through special seasonal and everyday environments and activities. Through June at The Miami Children’s Museum, 980 Mac Arthur Causeway, Miami. Free with museum admission. Details: (305) 373-5437ext.100 or www.miamichildrensmuseum.org.