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Calendar Of Events Events

Written by on September 6, 2012


Thursday 9/6


   "Fashion’s Night Out" at Dadeland Mall hosts several fashion-forward events such as a meet-and-greet session with Fendi artisan Ester de Sarno; complimentary makeovers; fragrance launches; an Alexander McQueen trunk show; and book signing by Michael Connors, author of "The Splendor of Cuba." Additionally, enjoy live music, food tasting and other creations. 6-9 p.m. Saks Fifth Avenue Dadeland Mall, 7687 N Kendall Drive, Kendall. Free to attend. Details: (305) 662-8655 ext. 374 or

Friday 9/7


   The Miami City Ballet’s young professionals group, Upper Room, hosts an opening reception for the McCormick Place. Featuring art, exotic cars, live music by Dj Pabel Lima, performances by Circ X and food trucks. 8 p.m.-midnight. McCormick Place, 160 Andalusia Ave., Coral Gables. Free. Details:


   The University of Miami Life Science & Technology Park and Lincoln Automotive host a special test drive event behind the wheel of a 2013 Lincoln hybrid, while supporting music-based education and outreach programs. For each participant who test drives a car, Lincoln donates $20 to the Overtown Music Project. The event features a performance by local R&B and blues artist, Bobby Stringer and Tree Top. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Noon-2 p.m. concert. UM Life Science & Technology Park, 1951 NW Seventh Ave., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 962-3292 or

Saturday 9/8


   The Neighborhood Housing Services of South Florida hosts a two-day "Miami Community Leadership Forum," featuring instructors from the education sector, non-profit organizations, and private sector guiding participants on a series of topics that cover community and leadership issues, with a focus on helping residents learn from each other about how to use leadership skills to work on neighborhood issues. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 8. 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 9. Joseph C. Caleb Center, 5400 NW 22nd Ave., room 110, Brownsville. Details: (305) 751-5511 ext. 1141 or or

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