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LEAP FOR JOY DINNER PACKAGE
Friday, September 5

Watch some of the most talented young ballet stars in the world perform as part of the International Young Ballet Medalists performance hosted by Miami Dade College and enjoy dinner at Tuyo Restaurant before or after the show. This unforgettable dinner package will feature a special menu, together with tickets to the performance at MDC's Wolfson Campus' Chapman Conference Center, just steps from Tuyo. Dinner and the performance costs $75 per person, tax and gratuity included. Performance begins at 8 p.m. Dinner reservations run from 5:30 to 6:15 p.m. for the early seating and 9:30 to 10 p.m. for the late seating.

Tuyo Restaurant
415 N.E. 2nd Avenue, Downtown Miami
305-237-3262 (Reservations)
www.TuyoMiami.com
FLIPANY CHEFS UP FRONT
Friday, September 5 at 6 p.m.

FLIPANY (Florida Introduces Physical Activity and Nutrition to Youth) will host its biggest foodie fundraising event of the year, Chefs Up Front. This evening offers a rare and coveted dining opportunity for you to experience a delicious five-course signature meal prepared and presented tableside. Tickets are $175 per person, and the event benefits Cooking Matters™, a nutrition and cooking program for low-income families in South Florida.

The Biltmore
1200 Anastasia Avenue, Coral Gables
954-636-2388 (Jennifer Hoffman)
http://bit.ly/Xky1OH (Online Ticket Purchase)
www.FLIPANY.org
The James Royal Palm

MICHIMU’S 11TH B-DAY CELEBRATON
Saturday, September 6 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m..

Join MiChiMu, the Miami Children’s Museum's big blue mascot, and celebrate the Museum's eleventh birthday! Kids will play • learn • imagine • create with a day full of fun, games and activities to celebrate this happy occasion, There will be art projects - from making party hats and MiChiMu masks to black light painting; story time readings and Improv productions and onstage performances; Carnival games and races; delicious cupcake decorating; and an exciting dance party. It all culminates with a huge Birthday Parade to end the day! Regular admission to the Museum is $18 for adults and children, $14 for Florida Residents, and free for children under 1 year and MCM members.

Miami Children's Museum
980 MacArthur Causeway, Watson Island, Miami
305-373-5437
www.MiamiChildrensMuseum.org
CASTING CALL FOR AMERICAN GIRL FASHION SHOW
Saturday, September 6 from noon to 2 p.m.

The Ronald McDonald House Charities of South Florida will host the American Girl Fashion Show in October and are seeking girls, ages 5 to 12 years old, to become models for the show. Fashions worn in the shows are girl sizes 6x and 10 only, and models will be required to attend a fitting on September 13 and rehearsals on September 27 and October 4 at a location to be determined. You can register online no later than September 5 or attend the Casting Call at the American Girl Store at The Falls on September 6, the final day to register. Girls who participate will help to provide a home-away-from-home for families of children seeking medical treatment in our community.

American Girl Store at The Falls
8888 S.W. 136th Street, Miami
877-764-2735 (Information)
www.RMHCSouthFlorida.org/AmericanGirlFS
SALSABOR COMPETITION
Saturday, September 6 from 1 to 6 p.m.

HistoryMiami, in partnership with local dance schools, will host a salsa competition for 13 to 17 year-old amateur dancers at the Museum. The SalSabor Competition will be judged by local dancers and instructors, with $10,000 in prize money scholarships going to the the top three competitors. Enjoy HistoryMiami’s newest exhibition, American Sabor:Latinos in U.S. Popular Music, which explores the influence of Latino artists and Latin music’s distinctive genres on American popular music. The exhibition presents the contributions from Latino artists to traditional American musical genres like jazz, R&B, rock and hip-hop, as well as how the Latino experience helped create new styles of music. Running through to October 26, the exhibition is part of the Smithsonian Institutions’ traveling collection. Admission to the competition is free and open to the public.

HistoryMiami
101 W. Flagler Street, Downtown Miami
305-375-1601 (Registration)
STravieso@HistoryMiami.org

5 Questions for Sonia Jacobson

Dress for Success Miami promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.

Sonia Jacobson leads Dress for Success Miami and is bringing their 20th Anniversary Gala to the Rusty Pelican in Key Biscayne. SocialMiami asked Jacobson five questions to learn more about the non-profit and their upcoming gala.
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5 Questions for Sonia Jacobson

THE HEAT OF FASHION SEMI-FINALS
Saturday, September 6 from 6 to 8 p.m.

Be on hand as fifteen semi-finalists battle it out to win a coveted spot in The Heat of Fashion Designer Competition Runway Fashion Show. The contestants, all students and recent college graduates, will take part in round two, the Live Mannequin Presentation, on the way to winning a top spot in the challenge. Enjoy purchased cocktails and hors d'oeuvres as you watch contestants showcase two designs on their models. A panel of industry experts will make up the judging panel and select the top eight finalists. The finalists will present their collections in a Runway Fashion Show on September 20t in the same location. Winners will receive cash prizes, photo shoot, production for a TV and radio commercial, a trophy and product placement.
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The Atlantic Hotel & Spa, 5th Floor Oceanfront Terrace
601 N. Ft. Lauderdale Beach Boulevard
Ft. Lauderdale
954-226-1407
www.HeatOfFashion.com
VISION AND VOICES FOR THE END OF POVERTY
Monday, September 8 from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Results.org will honor Everyday Heroes at its Vision and Voices for the End of Poverty event. Enjoy light refreshments and great company as you learn how your support will transform the lives of people living in poverty and assist the advocates who volunteer in creating the politics. Help Results honor accomplishments and chart its future, The event is free and open to the public.

Peace Educational Foundation
1900 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami
305-495-2755 (Betsy Suero Skipp)
MiaResults@yahoo.com


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