Calendar Of Events Highlights
Written by Miami Today on January 31, 2008
HEART AND STAR
The Wellness Community-Greater Miami hosts the seventh annual Heart and Star Dinner. All proceeds benefit The Wellness Community-Greater Miami. 6:15 p.m. Feb. 26. Four Seasons Hotel-Miami, 1435 Brickell Ave., Miami. Business attire. $250-$10,000. Details: (305) 668-5900.
Miami-Dade County Parks and Recreation presents the 20th annual In the Company of Women, an award ceremony that honors outstanding female leaders in various fields from arts and entertainment to government and law. 6:30 p.m. March 5. Vizcaya Museum & Gardens, 3251 S. Miami Ave., Miami. $30-$5,000. Details: (305) 480-1717, Ext. 104.
PEACE & HARMONY
The Melissa Institute for Violence Prevention and Treatment presents Peace & Harmony Music for a Better World. The fundraising event also includes a reception, dinner and concert by Johnny Rodgers and his band. Proceeds benefit The Melissa Institute for Violence Prevention and Treatment. 6 p.m. March 6. Eleanor Segal Hall at Bet Shira Congregation, 7500 SW 120th St., Pinecrest. Limited seating. RSVP by Feb. 29. $175-$12,000. Details: (786) 662-5210.
Miami Lyric Opera presents Giuseppe Verdi’s "La Traviata." 8 p.m. March 22. Colony Theater, 1040 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach. $25-$30. Details: (305) 297-3619.
South Florida Urban Ministries presents the fifth annual Black Tie & Blue Jeans Benefit Dinner & Auction. 6 p.m. April 25. The Rusty Pelican, 3201 Rickenbacker Cswy., Key Biscayne. $100. Details: (305) 442-8306.