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Written by Miami Today on November 26, 2009
Local historian and archivist for the City of North Miami Beach Alan Sokol presents a lecture on South Florida’s rich heritage entitled "The Pioneers of North Miami Beach." 7:30 p.m. Greynolds Park, 17530 West Dixie Hwy., North Miami. RSVP required. Details: (305) 945-3425 or http://www.miamidade.gov/ecoadventures/nature’greynolds.asp.
Pay a visit to the heart of Little Havana for this once-a-month cultural event, featuring live music by the Miami Dade College Latin Jazz Band, a night of poetry with Miami poet Teresa Maria Rojas and a free historic walking tour. 6-11 p.m. SW 8th St. between SW 13th and 17th Ave., Miami. Details: 305 643-5500 or www.culturalfridays.org.
Former US senator Bob Graham will speak and hold a question-and-answer session at Barry University, followed by a book signing for his political read "America: the Owner’s Manual." He will also sign copies of his book "America: the Owner’s Manual." Barry University, 11300 NE 2nd Ave., Broad Center for the Performing Arts, Miami Shores. Details: (305) 899-4782 or www.barry.edu/clp.
The Jewish Museum of Florida hosts a panel discussion on "Tolerance in our Community: Bury the Hatchet or Have We?" Panelists include Patrick O’Neill of the Archdiocese of Miami and Rabbi Solomon Schiff, former executive vice president of the Greater Miami Rabbinical Association. 7:30 p.m. Jewish Museum of Florida, 301 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. $6. Details: (305) 672-5044 ext.3175 or www.jewishmuseum.com.
Hundreds of the nation’s top show dogs and their handlers strut their stuff in hopes of obtaining the coveted "Best in Show" at the Greater Miami Dog Club Show. 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Miami-Dade County Fair Expo Center, 10901 SW 24th St. Ends Dec. 6. $2 for children. $5 for adults. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamidogclub.org.