Calendar Of Events Events
Written by Miami Today on February 9, 2006
WINES OF ITALY
Great Wines of Italy showcases Italian wines, its producers and importers and seminars. Country Club of Coral Gables, 997 N. Greenway Dr., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 577-9868 or www.gwi-miami.com.
Black History Month
Miami-Dade College commemorates Black History Month, featuring a month of events celebrating the diverse African culture. Ongoing. Various times and locations. Details: (305) 237-3366.
Arts at St. John’s hosts a Shambhala Buddhist meditation with Rachel Faro. 8 p.m. $5. Details: (305) 613-2325.
BLACK HISTORY MONTH
"ANIMALS IN LOVE’
Marjory Stoneman Douglas Biscayne Nature Center hosts "Animals in Love." Guest speakers, including Terry Webb from Miami MetroZoo, will bring live animals to the park. Live music and refreshments. 2 p.m. until sundown at 6767 Crandon Blvd., Key Biscayne. Details: (305) 361-6767.
Historical Museum of Southern Florida’s Dr. Paul George gives a tour of Coral Gables and its landmarks including the Venetian Pool, Merrick House, Biltmore Hotel, and DeSoto Fountain. 5-7 p.m. at Merrick House, 907 Coral Way. $15-$20. Details: (305) 375-1492.
Brickell International Singles hosts a Valentine’s Day celebration featuring music and refreshments. $15. 7-11 p.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 1770 Brickell Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 595-0225.
Former Polish President, Lech Walesa, will address "The Polish Transition: Lessons for Cuba." 2:30-8:30 p.m. at the Olga and Carlos Saladrigas Hall at Casa Bacardi Institute for Cuban and Cuban-American Studies, University of Miami, 1531 Brescia Ave., Coral Gables. RSVP required. Details: (305) 284-2822.
Ten teams participate in the biggest Inter-Collegiate Bhangra Competition in North America. 9 p.m. at Jackie Gleason Theater, 1700 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. $15-$40. Details: (305) 673-7300 or www.southbeachbhangra.com.
A variety of artists perform Columbian Vallenato musicale in the third annual Festival Vallenato. Noon.-11 p.m. at Bayfront Park Amphitheater, 301 North Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Details: (305) 599-0069 or www.congodeoro.com.
National Geographic presents a King Tut exhibition. The exhibit includes 50 major artifacts excavated from Tutankhamun’s tomb. Through April 23. Museum of Art, One Las Olas Blvd., Ft. Lauderdale. Details: (954) 525-5500.