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Written by Miami Today on July 14, 2005
ZO’S SUMMER GROOVE
Carnival Cruise Lines hosts Zo’s Summer Grove All-Star Basketball Game with Alonzo Mourning to benefit Alonzo Mourning Charities Inc. 6:30 p.m. at American Airlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $12-$60. Details: www.zsg.com or www.ticketmaster.com.
BOYS & GIRLS CLUB GALA
Professional football players and mothers host the Moms Under the Palms gala to benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Dade and Broward counties. 6:30-10:30 p.m. at Eden Rock Hotel & Spa, 4525 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. $100; $125 at the door. Details: Rachel Fernandez, (305) 446-9910.
FASHION TRADE SHOW
The Independent Fashion Trade Show presents the fashion industry of Miami featuring swimwear, accessories and footwear designers. Noon-7 p.m. today, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. July 20 at the Sanctuary Hotel, 1745 James Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305)519-1595.
A free seminar discusses provisions of the Patriot Act, technology and managing business needs and legal reporting obligations. Includes breakfast. 7:30-9:30 a.m. at the Bankers Club Miami, 14th Floor, 2 S Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Details: (877) 682-5855, Ext. 111 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
An Everglades restoration meeting to discuss the South Florida ecosystem redevelopment. 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. today (7/20) and 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. July 21 at Florida International University, University Park Campus, 11200 SW Eighth St., Miami. Details: (305) 348-1668 or (786) 385-0073.
Carmen Restaurant hosts wine tasting Wednesdays with wine from Spain. 6-8 p.m. today (7/20) and July 27 at 700 Biltmore Way, David William Hotel, Coral Gables. $20. Details: (305) 913-1944.
THEFT & FRAUD SEMINAR
The state attorney’s office, Miami-Dade Police, the Postal Inspection Service and Wachovia Bank host a seminar on identity theft, mail fraud and other common scams. 6:30 p.m. through July 21 at the Palace Suites, 11377 SW 84th St., Miami; and the Palace Gardens, 1351 N Krome Ave., Homestead. RSVP by Tuesday. Details: (305) 270-7016.
REAL ESTATE EXPO
The Realtors Association of Greater Miami and the Beaches hosts the ninth annual International Real Estate Congress Expo with more than 500 real estate professionals. The event includes networking, marketing luncheons and education about the real estate industry. The Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. $199. Details: Letty Oliver, (305) 468-7077 or email@example.com.
DADE GOLF TOURNAMENT
Miami-Dade County hosts the Make It Miami golf tournament. 7 a.m. registration at Doral Golf Resort & Spa, 4400 NW 87th Ave., Miami. $250 individual ticket; $1,000 foursome. Details: Julio Pitt, (305) 579-1336.
FLAMENCO IN THE SUN
Son de La Frontera opens a series of performances with Flamenco in the Sun 2005 as an expression of Spanish flamenco music featuring song and dance from the province of Sevilla, Spain. 8 p.m. at the Gusman Center for the Performing Arts, 174 E Flagler St., Miami. $20-$40. Details: (305) 372-0925 or www.flamencointhesun.com.