Calendar Of Events Events
Written by Miami Today on December 6, 2007
University of Miami presents a lecture on "Justice and the Feminization of Global Poverty," by Alison Jaggar, associate chair of the philosophy department at University of Colorado. 7 p.m. at University of Miami, Learning Center, Room 140, 5100 Brunson Dr., Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 284-4757.
Ponce Circle Developers hosts monthly lecture series on the history of Coral Gables. Historian Arva Moore Parks begins the series with a lecture on the Merrick family and how they transformed Coral Gables. 7 p.m. at Coral Gables Museum Preview Exhibition, 2901 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Coral Gables. RSVP required. Limited seating. Free. Details: (305) 444-1717.
Historical Museum of Southern Florida presents Fisher Island & South Beach boat tour. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. $37-$42. Details: (305) 375-1621.
ART MUSEUM BALL
Miami Art Museum presents 2007 MAM Ball. The event includes cocktail reception, dinner, dancing and silent auction. Proceeds go towards the Miami Art Museum. 6:30 p.m. at Museum Park, 1075 Biscayne Blvd. Black-tie. $600-$25,000. Details: (305) 379-0800.
The Michael-Ann Russell Jewish Community Center’s 20th annual JCC Golf Classic benefits Michael-Ann Russell Jewish Community Center’s Jordan Savage Playground Renovation and the Michael-Ann Russell Jewish Community Center’s Scholarship Fund. 7 a.m. at Fairmont Turnberry Isle Resort & Club, 19999 W. Country Club Dr., Aventura. Details: (305) 932-4200.
The Innovation Foundation hosts a cocktail reception for The Dream Big Festival 2008. 6:30 p.m. at Blue Martini, Mary Brickell Village, 900 S. Miami Ave., Miami. Details: www.dreambigfestival.com.