Calendar Of Events Events
Written by Miami Today on June 15, 2006
A gala will be held to support the France Florida Foundation for the Arts. The event features a cocktail reception, dinner and a concert featuring classical guitarist Thibault Cauvin. 7 p.m. at the Biltmore Hotel and Country Club, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. RSVP required. Details: (305) 403-4166.
The British American Chamber of Commerce hosts a reception in celebration of Queen Elizabeth II’s 80th birthday. Queen’s Consul Keith Allan will be guest of honor. 6:30 p.m. at 5250 Fairchild Way, Coral Gables. $49-$59. Details: Roy Yates, (954) 942-7330 or email@example.com
The Coconut Grove Chamber of Commerce celebrates its 50th annual installation and golden anniversary ball. Mayor Manny Diaz will present awards and install the newly elected Board of Directors. 7 p.m. at Grove Isle Hotel and Spa, 4 Grove Isle Dr., Coconut Grove. Black-tie optional. $125-$2,500. Details: (305) 444-7270 or firstname.lastname@example.org
A father’s day celebration and lecture on the Florida East Coast Railway. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Gold Coast Railroad Museum, 12450 SW 152nd St. Free for fathers. Details: (305) 253-0063 or www.goldcoast-railroad.org
The City of Coral Gables hosts a hurricane preparedness workshop. City leaders, police, fire, and other officials will give a step-by-step guide on how to prepare before, during, and after a hurricane. 7 p.m. at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, 10901 Old Cutler Rd., Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 460-5205.