Calendar Of Events Events
Written by Miami Today on April 26, 2007
The Fairmont Turnberry Isle Resort & Club hosts the Society of Greater Miami/Adopt-A-Pet Golf Invitational. The event includes live auction, food-tasting, awards ceremony and entertainment. Proceeds benefit Society of Greater Miami /Adopt-A-Pet. 1 p.m. at 19999 West Country Club Dr., Aventura. $200-$5,000. Details: (305) 933-5599 or (305) 749-1815 or www.turnberrygolfinvitational.com.
Key Biscayne Mayor Robert Vernon will give the State of the Village Address. Followed by a volunteer appreciation ceremony. 6 p.m. at Community Center, Island Room, 10 Village Green Way, Key Biscayne. Details: (305) 365-5506.
University of Miami hosts its 15th annual Spring Conference on Clinical Ethics: Debates, Decisions, Solutions. The event includes an open forum, award ceremony, lectures, and more. 7:45 a.m. at Miami Beach Resort and Spa, 4833 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. $175-$260. Details: (305) 243-5723.
Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce hosts Health Care Heroes, a luncheon and awards ceremony honoring South Florida health-care professionals. 11:30 a.m. at Radisson Hotel Miami, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $65-$650. Details: (305) 577-5491 or www.miamichamber.com.
Vizcaya’s Evening Under the Stars Food & Wine Tasting is a fundraising event for the Vizcayans organization to maintain and restore the historic grounds in South Florida. 8 p.m.-midnight at Vizcaya Museum & Gardens, 3251 S. Miami Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 250-9133.
Historical Museum of Southern Florida hosts its seventh annual Croquet & Croquetas at Twilight. The event includes tours with local historians, croquet lessons, wine tasting, hors d’oeuvres and silent auction. All proceeds benefit the Historical Museum of Southern Florida. 5 p.m. at Deering Estate at Cutler, 16701 SW 72nd Ave., Cutler Bay. $100-$3,000. Details: (305) 375-1614 or www.hmsf.org.
Miami Light Project hosts White Hot Friends Dinner. The fundraising event features a silent auction, dinner and performance. 7 p.m. at The Freedom Tower, 600 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $250. Details: (305) 576-4350.
Culture in the City presents a lecture and demonstration, Is Good Health a Big Joke? with certified laughter leader Frank Sperlich. 7 p.m. at Abanico Theater, Arts & Mind Center, 3138 Commodore Plaza, Coconut Grove. Details: (305) 648-0899.
Culture in the City presents a lecture on global warming. 7 p.m. at Abanico Theater, Arts & Mind Center, 3138 Commodore Plaza, Coconut Grove. Details: (305) 648-0899.
The Jewish Museum of Florida celebrates the first Jewish American Heritage Month with musical performances and a lecture. Rep. Debbie Wasserman-Schultz is expected to attend. 2-4 p.m. at 301 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. RSVP required. Free. Details: (305) 672-5044, Ext. 11 or www.jewishmuseum.com.