Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on January 19, 2012
The Early Learning Coalition of Miami-Dade/Monroe hosts Children’s Week Event at Miami Children’s Museum as local organizations gather to inform to parents on family issues. Children can participate in a child fingerprint identification program as well as enjoy the museum and take part in activities such as story time, fire truck explorations, and arts and crafts. 3-7 p.m. Miami Children’s Museum, 980 MacArthur Causeway, Watson Island. Free. Details: www.elcmdm.org/index.asp.
The Miami Piano Academy performs the classic tale and moving music of Swan Lake at "Piano Story Time." Children as young as 2 float away with this story and musical accompaniment. 2 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.
"Discovery Days: The Marvelous City of Rio" invites children 5 to 12 to spend activity-packed days with HistoryMiami on teacher planning days. Unique activities encourage children to think, imagine, create and have fun. Campers can be dropped off as early as 8:30 a.m. and picked up no later than 5:30 p.m. HistoryMiami, 101 W Flagler St., Miami. $35 per day for museum members. $45 per day others. Details: (305) 375-1629 or email@example.com, or www.historymiami.org.