Calendar Of Events Events
Written by Miami Today on January 11, 2007
Jewish Museum of Florida hosts the fifth annual Judges and Lawyers event. 5:30 p.m. at 301 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Members only. Details: (305) 672-5044 or www.jewishmuseum.com.
Alliance Francaise de Miami presents a lecture and slide show by Professor Mario Ferrante on the history of Mexico from the Spanish Conquest to the French Empire and Maximilian. 7 p.m. at 1414 Coral Way, Miami. $5-$8. Details: (305) 859-8760.
Florida International University host a stars party with food, music and the use of telescopes to view the winter stars. 8-11 p.m. at University Park Campus, 11200 SW 8th St., Tamiami. Details: (305) 348-3964.
The National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts hosts its An Affair of the Arts performance and gala. The foundation will present the Arison Award to jazz musician Dave Brubeck and the NFAA Alumni Award to author Allegra Goodman. 6 p.m. at Carnival Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $650-$50,000. Details: (305) 377-1140 or www.nfaa.org.
Three Kings Day Parade and Festival. Noon. From 4th Ave. to 22nd Ave., and SW 8th St., in Miami. Details: (305) 447-1140.
Dr. Martin Luther King Parade. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. between NW 54th St and 10th Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 835-2464.
Culture in the City presents a lecture on humanism with Professor Robert Tapp from the University of Michigan. 7 p.m. at 3138 Commodore Plaza, Coconut Grove. RSVP required. $5-$10. Details: (305) 648-0899.
Coral Gables Community Foundation hosts Greening of the Gables, a gala and fundraising event. Proceeds from the gala will help support the planting of thousands of plants in parks, public rights-of-way and downtown areas. The event includes a cocktail reception, dinner, music, dancing and silent and live auctions. 7 p.m. at The Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. Black tie. $500-$5,000. Details: (305) 446-9670.
Miami Beach Botanical Garden and the Miami Beach Visitor Center hosts the Five Senses Tour which includes a coach tour to the Redland, lunch and wine-tasting. 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Meet at 2000 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach. RSVP required. $65. Details: (305) 672-1270 or www.mbgarden.org.