Sip n Shop Coral Gables 7/30/15

Sip n Shop Coral Gables
Thursday, 07/30/2015 – 05:00 pm – 08:00 pm
Sip-n-ShopObba Sushi & More
160 Andalusia Avenue,
Coral Gables, Florida 33134
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Cost: Free

A new private shopping experience with Coral Gables vendors and boutiques, handcrafted cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, demos, networking and more!

MDEAT holds 2015 Youth Legal Education Summit 8/10/15, 8/11/15

MDEAT holds 2015 Youth Legal Education Summit
Monday, 08/10/2015 – 08/11/2015 08:00 am – 04:15 pm
MDC-Teen-Court-BLK-TYPE-w-RED-LINE-TYPEUniversity of Miami
1331 Miller Drive, Student Center and Law School,
Coral Gables, Florida 33146
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Cost: Free

The Miami-Dade Economic Advocacy Trust will train a new wave of high school lawyers during this event. High school students will receive a formal training for courtroom trials sanctioned by the program’s volunteer training guidelines. Volunteer attorneys will mentor youth in becoming defense and prosecuting attorneys. To download application, visit http://www.miamidade.gov/economicadvocacytrust/library/youth-legal-education-summit-application.pdf

Piripi partners with Truchard Vineyards for exclusive wine dinner 7/28/15

Piripi partners with Truchard Vineyards for exclusive wine dinner
Tuesday, 07/28/2015 – 07:00 pm – 11:00 pm
fb_piripi-1Piripi
320 San Lorenzo Avenue,
Coral Gables, Florida 33134
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Cost: $85 per person

The Villiage of Merrick Park’s popular Spanish eatery, Piripi, will host a spectacular five-course wine pairing dinner with Truchard Vineyards on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at 7PM. Piripi will partner with the small, family-owned winery located in the Caneros region of Napa Valley for a one-night-only event featuring cuisine from new Executive Chef Angelina Bastidas.

The historic, family-owned Napa estate will showcase their award-winning wines which are all grown, bottled and produced at Truchard Vineyards, as owner Suzanne Truchard guides dinner attendees through the menu.

Taking place in the restaurant’s stunning main dining room, the ultimate dining experience for wine enthusiasts is priced at $85 per person, including wine pairings (tax and gratuity not included). Guests will enjoy the best of Truchard Vineyards’ distinctive collection combined with Chef Angelina’s fresh takes on classic Spanish dishes. The five-course menu follows: Passed Canapés and Hors d’oeuvres, Beet Salad, Poached Cod, Sous Vide Lamb, and Dark Chocolate Mousse.

Space is limited and reservations are necessary. For more information and to reserve a seat, please call the restaurant at (305) 448-2423.

Yoga on the Lawn at the Village of Merrick Park 7/25/15

Yoga on the Lawn at the Village of Merrick Park
Saturday, 07/25/2015 – 09:00 am – 10:00 am
NPF-Yoga-eviteAthleta at the Village of Merrick Park
350 San Lorenzo Avenue,
Coral Gables, Florida 33146
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Cost: $20.00

Calling all yogi’s! Come join us on Saturday, July 25th at 9am for yoga on the lawn at the Village of Merrick Park in Coral Gables! All for only a $20 donation to the National Parkinson Foundation. Athleta will be having a raffle for a yoga mat and gift card and all participants will receive a goodie bag! Go to www.teammindynpf.com for more information and to make your donation today! Or you can RSVP to [email protected] , 305.779.8943.

The Buzz on Honeybees at Fairchild 9/12/15, 9/13/15

The Buzz on Honeybees at Fairchild
Saturday, 09/12/2015 – 09/13/2015 09:30 am – 04:30 pm
Bee-HiveFairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
10901 Old Cutler Road,
Coral Gables, Florida 33156
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Cost: $25 for adults, $18 for seniors 65+, $12 for ages 6-17; Free for Fairchild members and ages 5 and under

Did you know 1/3 of the world’s crops are pollinated by honeybees? Or that honeybees “dance” to communicate the location of nearby nectar? Sadly, the population of these amazing creatures is in rapid decline, but there are simply ways we can help. Fairchild is honoring these incredible insects with a weekend of beekeeping demos, honeybee products for sale, and lectures on what we can do to protect the bee population.

Italian Baroque Comes to Miami 9/4/15

Italian Baroque Comes to Miami
Saturday, 09/04/2015 – 10/04/2015 07:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Societa Dante Alighieri
300 Aragon Ave.,
Coral Gables, Florida 33134
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Cost: Free

Fine Art Photographer Cesar Barroso spent a month in Italy photographing the Baroque architecture of Michelangelo and Borromini.

John Martin’s Restaurant and Irish Pub Launches “Girlie Night” On Wednesday Nights 7/5/15 – 7/29/15

John Martin’s Restaurant and Irish Pub Launches “Girlie Night” On Wednesday Nights
Wednesday, 07/15/2015 – 07/15/2015 07:00 pm – 10:00 pm
GIRLIE-NIGHT-_-DRINKS-PICJohn Martin’s Restaurant and Irish Pub
253 Miracle Mile,
Coral Gables, Florida 33134
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John Martin’s Irish Pub & Restaurant is turning up the heat this summer with their hot new addition of “Girlie Nights.” The pub will feature fashion, spa treatments, specialty cocktails and entertainment every Wednesday night, at 7 pm. providing ladies even more fun options, JohnMartins thought they would spice up the average ladies night happy hour.
“Girlie Night” will be catering to the ladies with food, drinks and entertainment from 7– 10 p.m. every Wednesday night. Specials will include “Beer Royales” specialty drinks (Harp & Honey, Girlie Guinness, Mintie Guinness, and Moon over Miami) and half off well drinks, house wines, and draft beer. Drinks will be served in champagne glasses and infused with smooth liquor to sweeten the taste. Ladies will also have the choice of sampling two cocktails – a “Mangotini” or a “Strawberry Lemonade.” Lite Bites include a “skinnie menu” of Ahi Tuna, Smoked Salmon, crudité, and fruit and cheese plates.