Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on June 16, 2011
BOB THE BUILDER
The traveling "Bob the Builder — Project: Build It" exhibit comes to Miami Children’s Museum. Join interactive building workshops and learn environmentally friendly building themes from Bob the Builder himself. Open 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Ends Sept. 11. Miami Children’s Museum, 980 MacArthur Causeway, Watson Island. Free for members. $15 general. $12 Florida residents. Free for children under 1. Details: (305) 373-5437 or www.miamichildrensmuseum.org.
The Miami Seaquarium presents aerial performance "Pirates of the Colombian Caribbean" as part of its "Swashbuckling Summer" program. Pirates take over the park all summer with duels 30 feet in the air, a 25-foot-tall Giant Shark slide and a Pirate Skeleton Walk. 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Ends Aug. 21. Miami Seaquarium, 4400 Rickenbacker Causeway, Virginia Key. $28.95 children ages 3 to 9. $38.95 others. Details: (305) 361-5705 or visit www.miamiseaquarium.com.
Actress Selena Gomez, best known for her role as Alex Russo on the Disney Channel series "Wizards of Waverly Place," invites families to Miami International Mall with a question-and-answer session to celebrate the release of her upcoming film "Monte Carlo." Fans can enjoy makeup and hair makeovers and photo shoots inspired by the film. 2-6:30 p.m. makeover and photo stations open. 6:30-7:30 p.m. question and answer. Miami International Mall, 1455 NW 107th Ave., Doral. Free. Details: (305) 593-1775.