Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on March 17, 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 Saturday at the Miami Museum of Science & Planetarium, 3280 South Miami Ave., Miami. $15 per class per parent/child pair. Details: (305) 646-4283.
The New World Symphony presents a children’s concert, Mozart’s Symphony No. 41, "Jupiter." 1:30 p.m. at Lincoln Theater, 541 Lincoln Road, Miami. $10. Details: (305) 673-3331 or www.nws.edu.
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 Japanese celebrates their country’s natural environment. Children can understand Japan today through special seasonal and everyday environments and activities. Through June at Miami Children’s Museum, 980 MacArthur Causeway, Miami. Free with museum admission. Details: (305) 373-5437ext.100 or www.miamichildrensmuseum.org.
The Zoological Society of Florida presents a spring camp for children ages 4 to eleven. Camp includes activities, morning and afternoon snacks and a t-shirt. 8:30 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. Through March 25th at Miami Metrozoo, 12400 SW 152nd St., Miami. $140 members; $160 non-members. Details: (305) 255-5551 or www.miamimetrozoo.com.
The Zoological Society of Florida presents venom week with Captain Al Cruz from Miami-Dade’s anti-venom unit. Learn how to identify poisonous creatures and what to do if someone is bitten. 11 a.m.- 3:30 p.m. Through March 27th at Miami Metrozoo, 12400 SW 152nd St., Miami. $11.50 adults; $10.50 seniors; $6.75 children. Details: (305) 251-0400 or www.miamimetrozoo.com.
Miami Metrozoo presents their annual egg safari for children twelve and under. Event includes music, games, prizes with Radio Disney AM 990, photo with the Easter Bunny and face painting. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Through March 27 at Miami Metrozoo, 12400 SW 152nd St., Miami. $11.50 adults; $10.50 seniors; $6.75 children. Details: (305) 251-0400 or www.miamimetrozoo.com.