Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on August 11, 2011
REACH THE STARS
Miami Science Museum’s free "Fabulous First Friday" events in August include a planetarium show, access to the rooftop observatory and to the activity room for children 3 and older. 7:30 p.m. free planetarium show. 8:30-10 p.m. rooftop viewing. Ends Sept. 30. Miami Science Museum, 3280 S Miami Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 646-4200 or www.miamisci.org.
HistoryMiami allows families to learn how to prepare and create their own hurricane in a bottle, featuring a presentation by eco-historian Frank Schena about Miami’s hurricanes. Noon-5 p.m. HistoryMiami, 101 W Flagler St., Miami. Free with paid admission. Details: (305) 375-1629 or www.historymiami.org.
Books & Books hosts "Family Game Night" with Miami native and game inventor Eric Poses. Families are invited to join and play Mr. Poses’ latest game "The Greatest Day Ever Game," a matching game for children 5 and older and parents. 6 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.