Calendar Of Events Museums
Written by Miami Today on March 3, 2005
VISIONS OF THE CARIBBEAN
The Historical Museum of Southern Florida presents a collection of Caribbean maps, prints, and photographs from the 16th to the 20th century. Showcasing original materials from the Bahamas, Cuba, Haiti and Dominican Republic. Event also includes entertainment and programming with a Caribbean theme, live music, lectures and spoken word performances. 4:30-8:30 p.m. at the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, 101 West Flagler Street, Miami. $5 adults; $ 2 children over 6. Details: (305) 375-1492 or www.historical-museum.org.
The Jewish Museum of Florida presents Shalom Y’all, an exhibition focusing on images of Jewish life in the American South. This photographic exhibit depicts contemporary Jewish America through people’s humorous and sometimes tragic experiences. Through May 15 at the Jewish Museum of Florida, 301 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 672-5044 or www.jewishmuseum.com.
JUST THE FUNNY
The Miami Museum of Science & Planetarium presents Saturday comedy nights featuring a combination of improvisational and sketch comedy. Presenters use audience input to create live on-the-spot comedy sketches during each 90-minute set. Recommended for a PG-13 audience. 9-11 p.m. Saturdays at the Miami Museum of Science & Planetarium, 3280 S Miami Ave., Miami. $10. Details: (305) 693-8669.