ARTS & CULTURE EVENTS

Tour the National Museum of African-American History and Culture: A trip to Washington, D.C. on October 16-24: upon arrival, visit The National Museum of African American History and Culture. Also included in the trip are visits to the World War II Memorial, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial, the Smithsonian, the Washington Monument and other sites. Info: Dorothy Heard e-mail: dhppig@att.net or call 305-965-8205.

 

Mini Mondays: Every Monday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; play-based activities specifically designed for children from birth to 5 years at Miami Children’s Museum.

 

ASSOCIATION/CHAPTER MEETINGS

The Citizen Advisory Committee: 7 p.m. every second Thursday to discuss general community issues; Northside Police Station. Info: Call 786-512-3641.

 

Women on the Move Inc.: Every fourth Saturday for women 55 and older who are interested in traveling and networking. Info: Call 305-934-5122

 

The Miami Central High Alumni Association: 7 p.m. every second and fourth Wednesday; Miami Central Senior High School library. Info: Call 305-370-4825.

 

Booker T. Washington Class of 1959: 11 a.m. every first Tuesday at Golden Corral, 9045 Pines Blvd. Info: 305-989-0994.

 

Miami Northwestern Class of 1968: 2 p.m. every fourth Saturday; North Miami Library. Info: call 305-812-6263.

 

The George Washington Carver Alumni Association: 12:30 p.m. every third Wednesday; Community Center in Coconut Grove. Info: Call 954-248-6946.

 

The Miami-Dade Chapter of Bethune-Cookman University: 6:30 p.m. every second Thursday; Omega Center.

 

Tennessee State Alumni Association/Miami-Dade Chapter: 9 a.m. every third Saturday; African Heritage Cultural Arts Center. Info: Call 305-336-4287.

 

The Morris Brown College Miami-Dade/Broward Alumni Association: 9:30 a.m. every third Saturday; North Shore Medical Center; Info: Call 786-356-4412.

 

Booker T. Washington Class of 1967: 4-6 p.m. every third Saturday; African Heritage Cultural Arts Center. Info call 305-333-7128

 

Top Ladies of Distinction Inc.: 10 a.m. every second Saturday. Info: Call Betty Bridges 786-320-2891.

 

COMMUNITY

Women in Transition of South Florida: Free computer lessons for women. Info: Call 786-477-8548.

 

Inner City Children’s Touring Dance Class: Free introductory classical ballet workshops for girls ages 6-8 and 9-12; Time and date, TBA; 1350 NW 50th St.. Info: Call 305-758-1577 or visit www.childrendance.net.

 

The Overtown Children and Youth Coalition: Free professional development workshops. Register: www.overtowncyc.org/workshops. Info: Contact Shari Benjamin at 786-477-5813.

 

Haitian Folk Cardio Dance Class: Get a good workout, as well as craft dance skills in Haitian folk dance. bit.ly/2FuToae.

 

The Surviving Twin Network: A comfort ministry supporting twins/siblings in the loss of their loved ones. Info: 305-504-4936 or vbtimpson1@hotmail.com.

 

The deadline for the Lifestyle Calendar is every Friday at 2 p.m.

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