Event Date(s): Thursday, July 24, 2014Miami Book Fair International and R House to Host #6WordsMiami Event July 24
Miami Book Fair International (MBFI), presented by The Center for Literature and Theatre @ Miami Dade College (MDC), will host a free happy hour from 6 - 8 p.m. Thursday, July 24, in collaboration with R House restaurant bar and gallery in the heart of the Wynwood Art District. The event is an opportunity for guests to write their Miami-influenced six-word stories for the #6WordsMiami community project.
Event Date(s): Thursday, July 24, 2014Miami Dade College and CODI to Host Anniversary of Signing of Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, July 24
Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Wolfson Campus will host the 24th anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 at 9 a.m. Thursday, July 24. Presented by the Miami-Dade County Commission on Disability Issues (CODI), the panel discussion will emphasize the significance of this unprecedented legislation that prohibits discrimination and ensures equal opportunity for persons with disabilities, as well as demonstrate how the ADA has given individuals with disabilities the opportunities to forge ahead. Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez, School Board member Raquel Regalado, and other community leaders will participate in the event.
Event Date(s): Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - Thursday, July 31, 2014Good Grief! Miami Dade College Welcomes Charlie Brown to its North Campus
One of the most-recognized comic-strip characters and beloved American folkloric icons, good ole Charlie Brown, will come alive at Miami Dade College’s (MDC) North Campus with the performance of the classic Broadway musical You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown. The free shows are open to the public and will take place Wednesday, July 30, and Thursday, July 31, at the North Campus Studio Theater.
Event Date(s): Thursday, July 31, 2014 - Friday, August 01, 2014Miami Dade College to Offer Advanced Driving Safety Course for Teens, July 31 – Aug 1
With the aim of exposing students to real-world driving scenarios and preventing the ever-increasing number of deaths on the road, The Assessment Center at Miami Dade College’s (MDC) School of Justice will once again offer the Advanced Teen Safety Driving Program, 9 a.m. – noon, Thursday, July 31, and 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Friday, Aug. 1.
Event Date(s): Friday, May 16, 2014 - Friday, July 18, 2014Miami Dade College’s Galleries of Art + Design Presents La Sultana at the West Gallery
Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Galleries of Art + Design (GOAD) will showcase Antonio Perez Melero’s Venezuelan-influenced masterpiece La Sultana from May 16 – July 18 at the MDC West gallery in Doral. The highly-anticipated exhibition, featuring La Sultana and several accompanying art pieces, will open with a reception at 6 p.m., Friday, May 16. The reception is free and open to the public.