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Written by Miami Today on September 13, 2012
In celebration of the Miami Children’s Museum’s ninth anniversary on Watson Island, Miami-Dade residents pay reduced admission of $9 throughout September. Children and families are invited to help the museum’s mascot, MiChiMu, celebrate his ninth birthday with games, arts and crafts, an animal show, cupcakes and other fun activities. Admission also includes entrance to the "Wizard of Oz" interactive exhibit opening Sept. 22. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily. Miami Children’s Museum, 980 MacArthur Causeway, Watson Island. During September, Miami-Dade residents’ admission is $9. Free for members and children under 1. $16 adults and children regular. Details: (305) 373-5437 or www.miamichildrensmuseum.org.
Books & Books presents a "Bilingual Children’s Concert" with Join José-Luis Orozco, an expert in children’s music. Mr. Orozco is a featured speaker and presenter at educational conferences and seminars for teachers, parents, librarians and childcare providers seeking to use music as a learning tool in multicultural classrooms. 2 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.