Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on September 8, 2011
Dadeland Mall invites kids to the Simon Kidgits Club’s "Pirate Adventure," a pirate-themed event with live entertainment by "My Dream Production." All Kidgits Kids Club members receive a kid’s pirate bandana, a pirate sword with eye patch, pirate rings and a pirate necklace. 6:30-8 p.m. Dadeland Mall, 7535 N Kendall Drive, LensCrafters corridor, Kendall. Free. Details: (305) 665-6226 or www.simon.com/kidgits.
"Around the World," is a global-themed kids’ event featuring "Millenia the Muse," who reveals the mysteries of Ancient Greece and Rome. Kids will "backpack" around the world by visiting different countries and receive stamps in their passports. A full passport will guarantee a spin on the prize wheel. The event treats all attendees to their own international gift packs complete with chopsticks, fortune cookies, Hawaiian leis, outback beads, maracas and flags. 2-4 p.m. Bloomingdale’s at The Falls, 8888 SW 136th St., Young World on level two, Miami. Free for Kidgits members. $5 others. Details: (305) 255-4571 or www.shopthefalls.com.
The Deering Estate at Cutler offers music classes for children 4 and older. Laura Wilcox and Rafael Ramirez from The Greater Miami Youth Symphony
introduce students to either violin, viola, cello or bass and how to read sheet music. Students must bring their own instruments. Classes end Oct. 8. 9:30-10:15 a.m. children ages 4-6. 10:30 a.m.-11:15 a.m. children ages 7-10. The Deering Estate at Cutler, 16701 SW 72nd Ave., Cutler Bay. $50 for a 5 week session plus a one-time $12 annual registration fee. Details: (305) 235-1668 ext. 233 or www.deeringestate.org.