Calendar Of Events Highlights
Written by Miami Today on September 13, 2007
Miami-Dade County’s Black Affairs Advisory Board’s Heritage Planning Committee hosts its seventh annual Pillars Awards Dinner, honoring persons who have made civic or social contributions to their communities. Sept. 21. 6:30 p.m. at Biscayne Bay-Downtown Marriott Hotel and Conference Center, 1633 N. Bayshore Dr., Miami. $55. Details: (305) 375-5730 or email@example.com.
University of Miami presents a concert with performances by Frost Chamber Singers, Frost Maelstrom and Frost Women’s Chorale. Sept 30. 8 p.m. at St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 5690 N. Kendall Dr., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 284-4162.
Carnival Center for the Performing Arts presents Patti LuPone in a concert featuring songs from Broadway musicals such as "Hair," "Evita" and "Peter Pan." Oct. 7. 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.carnivalcenter.org.
Putt 4 Paws is a charity golf match to benefit Paws 4 You Rescue, a non-profit organization that saves abandoned or stray dogs. Oct. 8. Noon at Calusa Country Club, 9400 SW 130th Ave. $100-$400. Details: (305) 796-1017.
Miami Children’s Hospital Foundation hosts its inaugural Diamond Ball. The event will include dinner, an after-dinner reception and entertainment. Oct. 13. 6:30 p.m. at the Ice Palace, 59 NW 14th St., Miami. $500-$50,000. Details: (786) 268-1831.
The Women’s Committee of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Miami hosts Jazz at Joe’s, its annual benefit luncheon. Oct. 14. 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. at Joe’s Stone Crab Restaurant, 11 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Limited seating. RSVP by Oct. 2. $150-$5,000. Details: (305) 644-0066, Ext. 294.