Calendar Of Events Events
Written by Miami Today on June 2, 2005
Open meeting to discuss future plans for Vizcaya Museum and Gardens. 6-7:30 p.m. at Vizcaya Village Historic Garage Building, 3251 South Miami Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 250-9133 or www.vizcayamuseum.org.
REGIS HOUSE FUNDRAISER
Event features cocktail reception and silent auction with special guests, Mayor Manny Diaz and Miami Beach Commissioner Luis Garcia Jr. 5:30-8 p.m. at Miami City Club, Wachovia Financial Center, 200 S. Biscayne Ave., 55th Floor, Miami. $75-$100. Details: www.regishouse.org.
4-10 p.m., through June 6 at Miami Beach Convention Center, 1700 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach.$4-$8. Details: www.soflaboatshow.com.
FEAST AMONG THE GRAPES
A wine-tasting and culinary event to benefit the Diabetes Research Institute Foundation. Guests sip vintage domestic and imported wines, sample food from top restaurants and dance to live music. New this year is an extended martini bar for those who prefer spirits to wine. June 4 at the Radisson Hotel, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Dress casual chic. $75-$150. Details: Lauren Schreier, (954) 964-4040 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
CANCER SURVIVORS CELEBRATE
The Wellness Community of Greater Miami holds a special program featuring Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Henry Leyte-Vidal in recognition of National Cancer Survivors Day. Since 2000, Judge Leyte-Vidal has survived several bouts with cancer including melanoma, brain and lung tumors. Psychologist and author Gay "Jo Jo" Gompers, a breast-cancer survivor, speaks on her experiences. The program includes a light lunch. 1-3 p.m. at the Wellness Community, 8609 S Dixie Highway, Miami. Details: (305) 668-5900 or www.twcmiami.org.
FLORIDA IN THE 20TH CENTURY
The Miami Natives/Pioneers hold their monthly meeting with Gary Mormino, professor of history at University of South Florida, who describes Florida’s transformation over the century. Sponsored in part by Florida Humanities Council. 2 p.m. at Central Christian Church, 222 Menores Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 261-3950.
COIN AND COLLECTIBLES SHOW
The Gold Coast Coin Club of Hollywood holds its monthly meeting. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at David Park Recreation Center, 108 N 33rd Court, Hollywood. Details: (954) 242-5561.
SMART WOMEN FINISH RICH
Complimentary workshop based on the bestselling book featuring Lisa Kueng, specialist in women’s financial planning, and Marsha Elser, founding partner of Elser Foster-Morales & Kopco. Includes refreshments and hors d’oeuvres. 6 p.m. at Omni Colonnade Hotel, 180 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: RSVP (305) 443-0060 or email@example.com.
STAR GAZER SATURDAY
The event honors Jack Horkheimer, host of PBS’ "Star Gazer" show. 6-10 p.m. at Miami Museum of Science and Planetarium, 3280 S Miami Ave., Miami. $125-$5,000. Details: (305) 646-4275.