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Written by Miami Today on April 4, 2013
The biennial O, Miami Poetry Festival holds events throughout the month of April. Its second event presents "Open Mic Reading #1," the first of many open mic format events open to all poets for a chance to read their work. 7 p.m. The Betsy-South Beach, 1440 Ocean Drive, BBar, Miami Beach. Free. Details: www.omiami.org.
PhilanthroFest, a volunteer-based organization, holds its second annual outdoor festival, showcasing more than 100 South Florida non-profit organizations. Event features music, art, performance, demonstrations, vendors, food trucks, and fun family activities. Noon-6:30 p.m. Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus, 300 NE Second Ave., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 237-3225 or www.philanthrofest.com.
The FIBA Women’s Initiative Committee Inaugural lunch features speaker Frances Aldrich, CEO of Banco Itaú Europa Internaitonal. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Rusty Pelican, 3201 Rickenbacker Causeway, Key Biscayne. $50. Details: (786) 452-0331 or