Calendar Of Events Highlights
Written by Miami Today on May 1, 2008
SAUTE & SIP
Baptist Outpatient Services of Baptist Health South Florida hosts Pineapple Sauté and Sip Interactive Dinner with celebrity chefs. Proceeds will benefit the new Advanced Surgical and Breast Imaging Center. 7 p.m. May 9. The Biltmore Hotel, 1212 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. $275. Details: (786) 662-7353.
Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce will honor Miami Beach icons at the 86th annual dinner gala and auction. 8 p.m. May 10. Loews Miami Beach Hotel, 1601 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. $250-$30,000. Details: (305) 695-6834 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Switchboard of Miami hosts the Ruby Anniversary Gala, in celebration of its 40th anniversary of service. The gala includes cocktails, silent auction and dinner. The event will also honor David Lawrence Jr., chair of The Children’s Trust. 6:30 p.m. May 10. Alfred I. DuPont Building, 169 E Flagler St., Miami. $300. Details: (305) 358-1640, Ext. 114.
CHARLEE Homes for Children presents An Evening with Carly Simon. The event benefits CHARLEE Homes for Children and includes a VIP reception at 6:30 p.m. and concert by singer Carly Simon at 8 p.m. May 16. Olympia Theater at the Gusman Center for the Performing Arts, 174 E Flagler St., Miami. $100-$1,000. (305) 779-9697 or www.charleeprogram.org.
ANGELS AND STARS
The sixth annual FedEx/St. Jude Angels & Stars Gala includes food, dance and silent auction. The event honors Emilio and Gloria Estefan. 6:30 p.m. May 17. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County, Knight Concert Hall, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $350. Details: (800) 603-3602 or www.stjude.org/miamigala.
Friends of WLRN presents Diane Rehm of "The Diane Rehm Show." Proceeds
will support WLRN. 7 p.m. May 22. Olympia Theater at the Gusman Center for the Performing Arts, 174 E Flagler St., Miami. $23-$98. Details: gusmancenter.org or www.wlrn.org.