Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on March 31, 2005
The Museum of Contemporary Art invites children ages 6 to 12 to make mobiles inspired by Alexander Calder. Activities also include hands-on art such as drawing, painting and sculpture. 11 a.m.-5p.m. at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 770 NE 125th St., North Miami. $10 members and North Miami residents; $12 others. Details: Donna Fields (305) 893-6211 or firstname.lastname@example.org. or www.mocanomi.org.
Young at Art Children’s Museum presents Tea with Alice, an imaginary tea party families can join. Event includes hands-on art activity of painting with colored tea. 2-4 p.m. every Sunday through May 1 at the Young at Art Children’s Museum, 11584 W State Road 84, Davie. Free members; $5 others. Details: (954) 424-0085.
The Miami Museum of Science & Planetarium presents ZAP! Surgery, a virtual ride into a human body in a 15-person cabin simulator. The exhibit includes hands-on activities that demonstrate the science behind surgical techniques. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. through May 8 at the Miami Museum of Science & Planetarium, 3280 S Miami Ave., Miami. Members free; $6-$10 others. Details: (305) 646-4200 or www.miamisci.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 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) 373-5437, Ext. 100, or www.miamichildrensmuseum.org.
The Miami Children’s Museum presents Music Together Class, a 10-week series with Ashlee Cramer, who explores music through songs, rhythmic activities and music. Through June 3 at Miami Children’s Museum, 980 MacArthur Causeway, Miami. $175. Details: (305) 373-5437, Ext.100, or www.miamichildrensmuseum.org.