Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on December 25, 2008
The Blue Man Group brings a traveling exhibit, designed to unite science and art, to the Miami Children’s Museum. The 1,500-square-foot exhibit allows participants to see, feel, hear and create sound in the fun-filled Blue Man Group style. Ends Feb. 9. Miami Children’s Museum, 980 MacArthur Cswy., Watson Island. Details: (305) 373-5437 or www.miamichildrensmuseum.org.
Books and Books hosts Sarah Mlynowski, author of "Parties and Potions." The book follows two sisters who take witch classes and experience adolescence with a little magic. 5 p.m. Books & Books, 9700 Collins Ave., Bal Harbour. Details: (305) 864-4241 or www.booksandbooks.com.
Miami Seaquarium hosts a camp for kids offering the opportunity to learn about the species that inhabit the Earth’s arctic regions and to interact with the Seaquarium’s sharks, seals, killer whales and penguins Dec. 29-Jan. 2. Miami Seaquarium, 4400 Rickenbacker Cswy., Miami. $160 nonmembers, $145 members. Details: (305) 365-2525 or www.miamiseaquarium.com.
The Miami Children’s Theatre hosts a camp for kids offerings lessons that will help find the actor within while training themselves to do the kind of technical, emotional, and physical work necessary for acting on film. The camp concentrates on using training techniques for theater and film. Campers will also learn to write scripts, operate a professional video camera and make a short film. Ends Jan. 2. Kendall Location, Dave and Mary Alper JCC, Robert Russell Theater, 11155 SW 112th Ave., Kendall. Coral Gables Location, Youth Center Theater, 405 University Drive, Coral Gables. $300 members, $375 others. Details: (305) 274-3595 or www.miamichildrenstheater.com.