Calendar Of Events Events
Written by Miami Today on August 16, 2007
The Institute of Maya Studies hosts various workshops on Maya numbers. 8 p.m. at Miami Museum of Science & Planetarium, 3280 S. Miami Ave., Miami. $6 donation. Details: www.mayastudies.org.
The Human Services Coalition presents a seminar on property tax reform. Miami-Dade County Commissioner Carlos Gimenez will discuss how the county budgeting process works and what cuts are expected to be made to social services programs and community-based organizations as a result of Mayor Carlos Alvarez’ proposal. Other guest speakers are expected. 3-6 p.m. at Peace Education Foundation, 1900 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. RSVP required. Free. Details: (305) 576-5001, Ext. 43.
The Women’s Power Caucus South Florida will include a reception, professional-development presentations and awards luncheon. Various times at Hyatt Regency Pier 66 Resort, 2301 17th Street Causeway, Fort Lauderdale. $169. Details: (954) 966-1233 or www.womenspowercaucus.com.
The Democratic Party of Miami-Dade County hosts a fundraising event featuring US Sen. Barack Obama. Proceeds benefit the Democratic Party of Miami-Dade County. 3 p.m. at Miami Dade County Auditorium, 2901 W. Flagler St., Miami. $30-$100. Details: (305) 477-4994 or www.miamidadedemocrats.com.