Calendar Of Events Museums
Written by Miami Today on April 21, 2005
JAM AT MAM
The Miami Art Museum is home to JAM at MAM, every third Thursday of the month. Guests can wander through current exhibits while enjoying hors d’oeuvres and cocktails. 5- 8:30 p.m. at the Miami Art Museum, 101 W Flagler St., Miami. $5 for non-members. Details: www.miamiartmuseum.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.
The Historical Museum of Southern Florida presents Calypso Music in Postwar America: Photographs and Illustrations, a conference that explores the relationship between Caribbean music and Caribbean literature. Event includes photographs, sheet music, songbooks, record album covers and movie posters. Through June 5 at the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, 101 W Flagler St., Miami. $5 adults; $2 children over 6. Details: (305) 375-1492 or www.historical-museum.org.
HUBBLE TELESCOPE IMAGES
In celebration of the Hubble Telescope’s 15th anniversary, the Miami Museum of Science will unveil two six-foot murals featuring images of the Whirlpool Galaxy and the Eagle Nebula captured in January. Miami Museum of Science, 3280 S Miami Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 646-4200.