Calendar Of Events Events
Written by Miami Today on June 29, 2006
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.
The Poetry Festival features poets, artists, world music, and prizes. 4:15 p.m. at North Miami Public Library, 835 NE 132 St., North Miami. Details: (305) 891-5535.
Fairchild Tropical Garden hosts Taste of the Tropics: Jammin’ at Fair featuring music, dining and sunset tram tours. Proceeds benefit Fairchild Challenge, an educational program for middle and high school students. 7 p.m. at 10901 Old Cutler Rd., Miami. RSVP required. $40-$70. Details: (305) 667-1651or firstname.lastname@example.org
Life, Independence, Freedom and Equality Rights International hosts the annual Diversity Celebration Ball featuring a four-course dinner, beverages, entertainment and more. 7 p.m. at The Renaissance Ballrooms, 5910 SW Eighth St., Miami. RSVP required. $75. Details: (786) 738-3372 or email@example.com
Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) will educate the community on how to respond to emergency or disaster situations. 6-7:30 p.m. at Trinity Church South Campus, 655 NW 125 St., North Miami. Details: (305) 685-8577.
United Way of Miami-Dade’s annual meeting and volunteer awards program. 11:30 a.m. at Radisson Hotel Miami, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $35. RSVP required. Details: (305) 860-3000.