Calendar Of Events Highlights
Written by Miami Today on January 4, 2008
The Alzheimer’s Care Committee/Notables of Miami Jewish Home & Hospital at Douglas Gardens presents 2008 Dancing with the Stars Gala. The fundraising event includes dinner and dancing. 7 p.m. Jan. 12 at Miami Beach Resort & Spa, 4833 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Black-tie. Members only. Details: (305) 762-1371.
Women’s Fund of Miami-Dade County hosts the 2008 Grant Awards Breakfast. 7:30 a.m. Jan. 16 at The Country Club of Coral Gables, 997 N. Greenway Dr., Coral Gables. $30-$5,000. Details: www.womensfundmiami.org.
In honor of the 200th anniversary of the founding of Italy’s Casa Ricordi, Orchestra Miami presents The Ricordi Opera Gala, a private reception. 8 p.m. Jan. 19 at Miami-Dade County Auditorium, 2901 W. Flagler St., Miami. $150. Details: (305) 274-2103 or www.orchestramiami.org.
Carnival Center for the Performing Arts presents Love is Good, An Evening with Christine Andreas. Ms. Andreas will perform songs from Billy Joel to Rodgers and Hammerstein. Various times. Jan. 29-Feb 2 at 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $25. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.carnivalcenter.org.
Miami Science Museum presents 2008 Building the Future Gala. The event includes an award ceremony, reception, silent auction and entertainment. 7 p.m. Feb. 15 at The Ritz-Carlton, 455 Grand Bay Dr., Key Biscayne. RSVP by Feb. 7. Black-tie. $600-$50,000. Details: (305) 646-4285.
The Fillmore Miami Beach at The Jackie Gleason Theater presents a concert by Mannheim Steamroller. 8 p.m. Feb. 29 at 1700 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. $36.50-$66.50. Details: www.livenation.com.