TODAY
    Wednesday Jan 17 @ 12:00 PM
Lunch with Simon Sebag Montefiore
Books & Books – The Prologue Society conducts a new season of monthly luncheons each September through May -- visit us online to learn more: www.ThePrologueSociety.org | Registration required for all events. Registration for this event closes on January 10, 2018.
 
TODAY
    Wednesday Jan 17 @ 7:30 PM
Chabad Women's Circle - Tu B'Shevat Indoor Garden Party
Chabad of Kendall/Pinecrest – Create your own beautiful bouquet to take home, discover tips on creating eye-catching flower arrangements, gain meaningful life lessons and insights from trees and enjoy a sumptuous buffet of smoothies, fruits and healthy refreshments.
 
TOMORROW
    Thursday Jan 18 @ 6:00 PM
Free Yoga At Peacock Park
Coconut Grove – Relax your mind and stretch your stresses away after a long day along the Biscayne Bay at Peacock Park. Classes led by Dharma Yoga Studio and sponsored by Arbor, 52 residences in the heart of the Grove & the Coconut Grove Business Improvement District. Please note classes are weather permitting follow @DharmaatPeacockPark
 
TOMORROW
    Thursday Jan 18 - Feb 4 @ 7:30 PM
RIDE
Area Stage Company – AREA STAGE COMPANY is proud to present RIDE - A cross country adventure by Eric Lane Starring ABIGAIL BALDWIN, JACKIE GONZALEZ, THEA BARRAQUE, & KATE MARKUS with Music by GIO VOLPE Directed by GIANCARLO RODAZ Eric Lane's poignant and hilarious play RIDE takes three teenage girls on a life-changing road trip. While Carrie and Molly would never hang out together at high school, the two form a fragile bond during their job at a local farm stand. Molly convinces Carrie to join her on an unexpected road trip, which deepens their connection. Sam, Carrie's eleven-year-old sister, joins them and creates the bridge the older girls need to move forward. All three girls are keeping secrets, which unfold over the course of their adventure. The girls' true selves begin to emerge; their ride is both a physical and emotional one. Tickets are $20/$25, and $10 for Students For all the info, go to areastagecompany.com Box Office: 3056662078 Instagram: @areastage
 
UPCOMING
    Friday Jan 19 - Apr 20 @ 4:00 PM
HP RAB DJ Fridays
Hurricane Productions
 
UPCOMING
    Friday Jan 19 @ 6:30 PM
Welcome Back Shabbat
University of Miami Hillel – We missed you over winter break! Come join us at the first Shabbat of the semester for services and dinner, reunite with your favorite people, and show us all your vacation pics! Services start at 6:30 pm, followed by a kosher meal at 7:30 pm.
 
UPCOMING
    Friday Jan 19 @ 6:30 PM
Family Friday Night - Shabbat in the Desert
Chabad of Kendall/Pinecrest – Come and experience Shabbat in a relaxed, youth centered atmosphere for children ages 2-12 and their families. Your children will take center stage as they learn and lead services, prepare Shabbat foods, light candles and make Kiddush and enjoy a delicious dinner
 
UPCOMING
    Friday Jan 19 - Jan 20 @ 7:30 PM
Heat Watch Party w/ Surprise Guests from the Heat!
GameTime – Get to GameTime in The Shops at Sunset Place on Friday, 1/19/18, for a special Heat Watch Party w/ surprise guests from the Miami Heat - you won't want to miss this photo op! GameTime Miami, located in The Shops at Sunset Place is the best place to watch the game on over 70 TVs, full liquor bar & entertainment for everyone. The game starts at 7:30pm, but get there early and enjoy 50% any individual drinks from 4pm-8pm! Learn More: https://www.gametimeplayers.com/miami-heat-watch-party/
 
UPCOMING
    Friday Jan 19 @ 8:00 PM
Family Friday Movie
Pinecrest Gardens – Kudo and the Two Strings is our Family Friday Feature, January 19th at 8:00 p.m. A young boy named Kubo must locate a magical suit of armor worn by his late father in order to defeat a vengeful spirit from the past. Gates open at 6:30. Enjoy a flashlight stroll through the garden, have a delicious hotdog or fresh popped popcorn and then grab a seat in our amphitheater and enjoy the film.
 
UPCOMING
    Saturday Jan 20 @ 6:00 AM
Champagne Sunrise Photography
Deering Estate – Enjoy a Champagne Sunrise at the boat basin with someone special. Watch as the sun rises over the boat basin while sipping champagne! Bring a light breakfast and your camera and tripod while sharing this special moment with someone. $30; includes up to 2 glasses of champagne per person. Register online or call 305-235-1668 ext. 233. http://www.deeringestate.org/photography/
 
UPCOMING
    Saturday Jan 20 @ 8:00 AM
Free Yoga at The Mayfair Hotel & Spa Rooftop
Coconut Grove – These weekly yoga classes offer a stress-free and scenic outdoor atmosphere by beautiful Biscayne Bay that participants of all ages can experience. A certified yoga instructor from Dharma Studio will lead each class. All participants must sign a waiver and should bring their own yoga mat, water, and towel. Classes are Vinyasa-based and feature a flowing energetic style, including breath-work, meditation and relaxation.
 
UPCOMING
    Saturday Jan 20 - Jan 21 @ 10:00 AM
South Motors 15th Anual Fine Arts Festival
Pinecrest Gardens – Fifteen and fabulous! This year promises to be the best year in the history of our renowned and highly attended South Motors Fine Arts Festival. Visit this extraordinary event and you will enjoy an afternoon surrounded by spectacular visual arts in the most lush and luxurious setting. Amongst a generous representation of the best artists and artisans from the US and abroad, you will find the perfect piece of art for your home that includes painting, sculpture, mixed media and photography. There will also be sidewalk art presented by City National Bank. Make sure to visit internationally acclaimed eco-artist Patrick Dougherty’s monumental Stickwork creation titled “In the Thick of It” while you are in the meadow, sponsored by the Knight Foundation and Total Bank. The Hibiscus Gallery will feature Artist-in-Residence Xavier Cortada’s newest exhibit, The Miami River Project. Through video animations, photographs, digital prints, old postcards and nautical charts, the artists in the show explore the river’s history and its current hyper-gentrified condition. Also on exhibition by Cortada in the Hibiscus Gallery will be Mangroves (a group show) and Florida is.. Nature. There will also be tours and performances around his world renowned sculpture "Longitudinal" throughout the weekend. Cypress Hall will feature photography inspired by Stickwork and created by Miami-Dade County middle and high school students. And, hARTvest Project will be featuring specially curated pieces for sale. The Dade Art Educators Association (DAEA) will have a special show in the Historic Entrance Building also with art for sale. There is always a great selection of delicious food, live music, and other activities for the entire family.
 
UPCOMING
    Saturday Jan 20 - Jan 21 @ 10:00 AM
Affair En Plein Air
Deering Estate – Hosted by GroveHouse Artists, Affair en Plein Air is two-day juried, outdoor painting experience. Artists will be painting scenes on-site and in the plein air of the beautiful and historic Deering Estate grounds. Free with Estate admission: $12 adults & $7 children (ages 4-14)
 
UPCOMING
    Sunday Jan 21 @ 10:00 AM
Picnic in the Park
Deering Estate – Spend a relaxing day with your family and friends on Sunday, January 21, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., at the Deering Estate! Bring a picnic lunch to enjoy on the main lawn, explore the grounds and take a guided tour of the historic houses and natural areas. Guests can also enjoy the final day of the GriveHouse Artists Affair en Plein Air juried, outdoor painting experience from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Artists will be painting scenes on-site and in the "open and full air" at the Deering Estate. Reduced admission is $7.00 for ages 4 & older.
 
UPCOMING
    Tuesday Jan 23 @ 6:00 PM
Free Yoga At Peacock Park
Coconut Grove – Relax your mind and stretch your stresses away after a long day along the Biscayne Bay at Peacock Park! Classes led by Dharma Yoga Studio! Sponsored by the Coconut Grove BID and Dharma.
 
UPCOMING
    Wednesday Jan 24 - Mar 7 @ 7:45 PM
JLI - The Art of Communication
Chabad of Kendall/Pinecrest – Communication drives all of human relationships, whether spousal, familial, social or work-related. This course examines teachings of Torah and Chasidus that can help us become better communicators, and thereby enhance all of our interactions and relationships.
 
UPCOMING
    Thursday Jan 25 @ 6:00 PM
Free Yoga At Peacock Park
Coconut Grove – Relax your mind and stretch your stresses away after a long day along the Biscayne Bay at Peacock Park. Classes led by Dharma Yoga Studio and sponsored by Arbor, 52 residences in the heart of the Grove & the Coconut Grove Business Improvement District. Please note classes are weather permitting follow @DharmaatPeacockPark
 
UPCOMING
    Thursday Jan 25 @ 7:00 PM
Who Is Dayani Cristal? - Living Together Film Series
Museum of Art and Design, MDC – The body of an unidentified immigrant is found in the Arizona desert. In an attempt to retrace his path and discover his story, director Marc Silver and Gael Garcia Bernal embed themselves among migrant travelers on their own mission to cross the border, providing rare insight into the human stories that are so often ignored in the immigration debate. The Living Together Film Series, a program of films spread across ten nights, will be screened on selected Thursdays from September 2017 to April 2018 at MDC’s Tower Theater and at The Bill Cosford Cinema at the University of Miami. Living Together’s documentary and fiction films survey the dizzying political landscape of contemporary American cinema.
 
UPCOMING
    Thursday Jan 25 @ 8:00 PM
ArtCare Conservation Series
Deering Estate – Join us as ArtCare, Inc., a Rustin Levenson company, presents specialized topics in fine art conservation for art lovers, collectors, and arts professionals. Free and open to the public.
 
UPCOMING
    Friday Jan 26 @ 6:30 PM
Frenk Knaul Shabbat
University of Miami Hillel – Please join us for our long standing tradition of celebrating Shabbat with the President of the University of Miami. Services begin at 6:30 pm Reception and Hors d'oeuvres at 7:30 pm with a special appearance by Sebastian the Ibis There is no cost for students to attend, but RSVP is required Register here: https://miamihillel.wufoo.com/forms/frenk-knaul-shabbat-2018/