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Written by Miami Today on June 25, 2009
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce opens its 2009 Goals Conference with the second annual "George E. Merrick Award of Excellence." 6:30 p.m. The Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. $175. Details: (305) 446-1656 or www.coralgableschamber.org.
Local cooking teacher Ayesha D’Mello offers a cooking class during which students will learn recipes for classic Indian vegetarian dishes. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. 9105 SW 115th Terrace, Kendall. $75. Details: (305) 254-0693 or www.ayeshaskitchen.com.
RED, SIMPLY RED
The Miami-Dade Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce will host its eighth annual gala awards celebration titled "The Red Gala — Red, Simply Red." The evening will include a silent auction, gourmet food and entertainment in addition to recognizing the accomplishments of individuals Miamians and the community’s most notable organizations. 6:30 p.m. Hilton Miami Downtown, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $95. Details: (305) 573-4000 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Doral Business Council, which works to promote the city’s economic growth, celebrates its fifth anniversary. 7-11 p.m. InterContinental West Miami, 2505 NW 87th Ave., Doral. $75. Details: (305) 470-9597 or www.doralbusiness.com.
The James E. Scott Community Association, which provides an array of services to the ever-changing needs of Miami’s multi-ethnic community, hosts its 84th anniversary gala. The association’s board will recognize the work of such local leaders as Miami-Dade County Commission Chairman Dennis Moss, Miami Gardens Mayor Shirley Gibson and others. 7 p.m.-Midnight. Doral Golf Resort & Spa, 4400 NW 87th Ave., Legends Ballroom, Doral. $75. Details: (305) 637-1018.