Families For Everglades Virtual Event 4/7/21

Families For Everglades Virtual Event
Tuesday, 04/06/2021-, 07:00 pm-09:00 pm
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This virtual event hosted by The Everglades Foundation will engage families in a conversation about the Everglades ecosystem and its vital importance. Parents and other caregivers of children will be able to discover curious myths and misconceptions about the “River of Grass” in this educational presentation and leave with free resources to bring the Everglades home to the dinner table.

The Everglades Foundation will celebrate Everglades Day, April 7, with events designed to educate and engage families and young professionals on how they can play an active role in restoring and protecting America’s beloved Everglades.

Since 2012, Everglades Day has been held on April 7, celebrating the birthday of Everglades activist Marjory Stoneman Douglas, who dedicated herself to protecting and conserving the globally unique ecosystem.

America’s Everglades provides drinking water to nine million Floridians, habitat for 78 threatened or endangered species, and includes 14 National Wildlife Refuges and four National Parks, including Everglades National Park – a World Heritage Site, an International Biosphere, and a Wetland of International Importance. The Everglades also supports a robust tourism-based economy, and helps mitigate climate change through carbon sequestration.

Since its founding in 1993, The Everglades Foundation has been devoted to restoring and protecting the precious ecosystem through science, advocacy, and education. On April 6 and 7, the Foundation will host virtual events designed to provide intriguing information about the one-of-a-kind ecosystem, and to engage participants in conversations about how to take an active role in restoring and protecting it.

Respiratory Therapist Virtual Hiring Event Tenet Healthcare 4/7/21

Respiratory Therapist Virtual Hiring Event – Up to USD 7.5K Sign-on Bonus | Tenet Healthcare
Wednesday, 04/07/2021-04/07/2021, 11:00 am-01:00 pm
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Join us for our upcoming virtual hiring event on April 7th! You will have the chance to meet with hiring leaders and learn more about our opportunities.

We are seeking RRTs/CRTs to join our team in South Florida! We have great opportunities across five of our award-winning facilities:

  • Coral Gables Hospital
  • Florida Medical Center
  • Hialeah Hospital
  • North Shore Medical Center
  • Palmetto General Hospital

As part of Tenet Healthcare, you would be part of a larger community across the nation that strives for clinical excellence and offers opportunities for career growth. We offer a market-competitive salary and great benefits. Generous sign-on bonus available for qualified candidates.

  • Up to USD 7.5K sign-on bonus available

When:
Wednesday, April 7 from 11am to 1pm

Where:
Online. This event is virtual.

Apply now to RSVP and receive next steps. We cannot wait to e-meet you!

World AIDS Museum Presents a VIP Benefit Reception with Smiley Pool, Photojournalist of Through the White Door, an HIV/AIDS Documentary Exhibit, at The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale 4/7/21

World AIDS Museum Presents a VIP Benefit Reception with Smiley Pool, Photojournalist of Through the White Door, an HIV/AIDS Documentary Exhibit, at The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale
Wednesday, 04/07/2021-, 05:30 pm-07:30 pm
The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale
2414 East Sunrise Boulevard,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33304
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Cost: $25 to benefit World AIDS Museum & Educational Center

Requiring social distancing? YES
Requiring masks? YES
Providing hand sanitizer? YES

Meet Smiley Pool, photojournalist/co-author of Through the White Door, a documentary photo project and exhibit that portrays the interconnected human experience of families affected by HIV/AIDS, at the VIP benefit for the World AIDS Museum and Educational Center at The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale (2414 East Sunrise Blvd.) on April 7. Tickets for the benefit are $25 each and are available, online, at http://bit.ly/WAMThroughTheWhiteDoor. The exhibition, consisting of 40 poignant images from South Africa, Romania, North Carolina, Texas and beyond, depicts the life struggles and triumphs of children and families affected by HIV/AIDS captured by Pool from his inspirational book of the same name, runs at The Galleria from April 8 – 30.

The Through the White Door photography project by Pool spans over two decades following a remarkable group of people who faced the HIV/AIDS crisis head-on and saved a generation of children. The project began with two newspaper stories at the Houston Chronicle in the 1990s with the rest of the work completed on his vacation time for the 20 years that followed — around his staff photographer positions at the Chronicle and The Dallas Morning News. Over the years he continued to follow one of the first children in the world on a drug trial for highly active antiretroviral therapy until adulthood, and documented the formation and rise of the Baylor International Pediatric AIDS Initiative (BIPAI) from the organization’s inception in Texas to what it is today – the largest provider of care and treatment for HIV positive children in the world. The project culminated with an oversized hardcover book with 212 pages of his photography. Text for the book was written by Jessica Johns Pool, his spouse, who is a writer specializing in health care. Together, TTWD is their way of sharing the stories of the extraordinary and inspirational people they have met along the way.

Smiley Pool has photographed his fair share of history. Some of those events will appear in the history books, but he’s always found the family scrapbook variety more rewarding. His favorite assignments are the police officers, cancer survivors, schoolchildren, AIDS patients, street preachers, and countless other people who welcome him into their lives and allow him to help tell their stories. Along the way he’s garnered his share of awards — most notably for contributing the aerial photography in The Dallas Morning News’ coverage of Hurricane Katrina that won the 2006 Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Photography. The Associated Press Managing Editors Texas chapter has named him Star Photojournalist of the Year six times. He has also won numerous POYi, Best of Photojournalism, and National Press Photographers Association awards. He’s covered thousands of high school, college, and pro football games; 10 Olympic games; at least a dozen hurricanes; and dozens of presidents, popes, kings, and queens. He even spent a year embedded with the crew of NASA’s final Space Shuttle mission.
He currently works as a staff photographer at The Dallas Morning News, and previously worked for the Houston Chronicle, the Colorado Springs Gazette, Austin American-Statesman, and St. Louis Suburban Journals (as a stringer in high school). When not on assignment, he volunteers at a summer camp for HIV+ youth with his wife Jessica Johns Pool and travels the world, sometimes just to see total eclipses.

Smiley Pool’s book Through the White Door with personalization and autographs will be available for purchase at the opening reception for $45. All proceeds will benefit World AIDS Museum and Educational Center.

In compliance with local and state health guidelines, guests attending the benefit opening reception at The Galleria, will be required to wear a mask and practice safe social distancing of six feet apart. The opening reception is limited to 100 guests.

The World AIDS Museum and Educational Center’s presentation of the Through the White Door exhibit is sponsored by The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale and supported by the Broward County Cultural Council and Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurants.

For more information about the Through the White Door photo exhibit, please call (954) 390-0550 or visit www.worldaidsmuseum.org.

Mindful Tasting Ritual 4/7/21

Mindful Tasting Ritual
Wednesday, 04/07/2021-, 06:00 pm-07:00 pm
1 hotel
2341 Collins Ave,
Miami, Florida, 33193
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Cost: 30

Requiring social distancing? YES
Requiring masks? YES
Providing hand sanitizer? YES

Join us for a mindful tasting experience, rooted in community & connection.
Reflect and set your intentions out into the universe as you enjoy a tasting by Mijenta Tequila, the world’s finest Carbon Neutral Artisanal Tequila.
This full sensory breath and sound meditation will help guide your journey on this earth.
In order to comply with CDC guidelines, please wear masks and follow the social distancing guidelines provided at 1 Hotel South Beach.
Ticket includes:
a full intention setting & tequila tasting.
ceremonial sound bath
closing blessing community toast
(1) Mijenta specialty cocktail

Culinary Passport Camp (Ages 9-13 / 5-day) 4/5/21,4/6/21,4/7/21,4/8/21,4/9/21

Culinary Passport Camp (Ages 9-13 / 5-day)
Monday, 04/05/2021-04/09/2021, 01:00 pm-04:00 pm
Taste Buds Kitchen
14740 sw 26 St,
Miami, Florida, 33185
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Cost: 50

Requiring social distancing? YES
Requiring masks? YES
Providing hand sanitizer? YES

Get ready to expand your palate and travel the world! Join us as we taste new flavors and create delicious recipes. We’ll learn about cooking around the globe, including Cardamon Coconut Cookies in India, Sushi Rolls in Japan, Veggie Patties in Jamaica, Pikelets in Australia, and many more. Grab your culinary passport and let’s get cooking!

This camp is drop-off. Sign up for the whole week and save 10% and receive a free apron.

We also offer custom events and experiences! Contact our Miami Kitchen for special pricing and availability – mailto:miamiwest@tastebudskitchen.com or call 305-903-2023.

Culinary Passport Camp (Ages 4-8 / 5-day) 4/5/21,4/6/21,4/7/21,4/8/21,4/9/21

Culinary Passport Camp (Ages 4-8 / 5-day)
Monday, 04/05/2021-04/09/2021, 09:00 am-12:00 pm
Taste Buds Kitchen
14740 sw 26 St,
Miami, Florida, 33185
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Cost: 45

Requiring social distancing? YES
Requiring masks? YES
Providing hand sanitizer? YES

Get ready to expand your palate and travel the world! Join us as we taste new flavors and create delicious recipes. We’ll learn about cooking around the globe, including Cardamon Coconut Cookies in India, Sushi Rolls in Japan, Veggie Patties in Jamaica, Pikelets in Australia, and many more. Grab your culinary passport and let’s get cooking!

This camp is drop-off. Sign up for the whole week and save $25 and receive a free apron.

We also offer custom events and experiences! Contact our Miami Kitchen for special pricing and availability – mailto:miamiwest@tastebudskitchen.com or call 305-903-2023.