Calendar Of Events Events
Written by Miami Today on May 13, 2010
The Miami Art Museum holds a young-professionals social. 6-9 p.m. Miami Art Museum, 101 W Flagler St., Miami. Free members. $10 nonmembers. Details: (305) 375-3018 or www.miamiartmuseum.org.
SIPS AND NIBBLES
Educate Tomorrow, a nonprofit that provides life coaches for foster children transitioning out of the foster-care system, holds its seventh annual Wine Tasting and Silent Auction fundraiser. Features a series of expert and novice wine seminars, food bites from Jaguar Ceviche Spoon Bar and a silent auction. 6-9 p.m. Coco Plum Women’s Club, 1375 Sunset Drive, Coral Gables. $75. Details: (305) 374-3751 or www.educatetomorrow.org.
ART FOR EDUCATION
The Education Fund holds its annual charity auction "The Art of Found Objects." Bid on one-of-a-kind artwork created by public school students, teachers and professional artists. 7 p.m. The Atrium, 4141 NE Second Ave., Miami. $75-$2,500. Details: (305) 892-5099 ext. 23 or www.educationfund.org.
Sushi Maki serves up $5 deals for happy hour all month. Includes cocktails, beers and specialty sushi rolls like "Japanese Lasagna" and "Two-Timing Tuna." 4-7 p.m. Wednesdays through the end of the month. Brickell, Coral Gables, South Miami and Palmetto Bay Sushi Maki locations. Details: www.gosushimaki.com.
The University of Miami School of Business Administration’s Center for Nonprofit Management holds a workshop on "How to Master the Essentials of Event Planning." Abbey Chase, president and CEO of Chase Marketing Group, will be the guest speaker. 8:30-11:30 a.m. Storer Auditorium at the University of Miami’s School of Business, Coral Gables. $25. Details: (305) 284-6673 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.nonprofit.miami.edu.
Florida International University’s College of Business Administration unveils its 2010 Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame. 6-9 p.m. Jungle Island, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, Treetop Ballroom, Watson Island. $100. Details: www.business.fiu.edu.