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LAST MINUTE SUMMER SPECIAL

Feel the Summer Breeze

Book your Summer 2015 event with us and cool off
with 50% off our bar packages!

Ask us About Our Bar Packages

Briza on the Bay

Briza on the Bay sits on prime waterfront real estate, offering patrons spectacular views of Biscayne Bay to one side and Downtown Miami’s striking skyline to the other.While Overlooking the Breathtaking Splendor of Miami’s most Beautiful Waterway, Briza provides an unforgettable outdoor and indoor event space for a memorable waterside celebration, an elegant cocktail reception or spectacular moonlit dinner by the bay.

The right setting and a professional staff can make all the difference when creating a dream event. In our fully customizable space overlooking Biscayne Bay, any vision can be fully realized, from an elegant sit-down dinner to an intimate party you’ll remember forever. All of our staff and resources collaborate to make your event unique, and perfect.

Art, Film, Wine & Food TONIGHT!

WIFF and KROMA present an evening of
ART, FILM, WINE AND FOOD
Membership Drive/Fundraiser
at
KROMA GALLERY
Friday, June 26, 2015
6:30-10:30pm
3670 Grand Avenue, Miami 33133

Join WIFF and Kroma Art Gallery for a special evening of Art, Film, Wine, Delectable hors d’oeuvres and see internationally acclaimed and renowned storyteller Baba Adekemi Lyons, African Drumming, Dance and More!

 WIFF returns for its second Miami Film Month event and kicks off its summer membership drive with the presentation of the film “Nzinga: Queen of Angola” based on the true story of the famous African Queen from the 17th Century.

Also, this is your last chance to see Kroma’s fabulous exhibition entitled, “From the Door of No Return to the Door of Return. Meet and greet the artists and hear from the Curator Dr. Edmund Abaka from the University of Miami

All are welcome!

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WIFF $45 Membership Benefits include:
Free Monthly Movies,
Exclusive Member only events,
Advance ticket sales to events,
Discounted tickets to special events,
WIFF T-Shirt and
More!

Get your tickets now

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Membership Benefits include:  Free Monthly Movies, Exclusive Member only events, Advance ticket sales to events, discounted tickets to special events, WIFF T-Shirt and More!

THE FORGE

Your Spaceship Superstar! Join us this Friday Night June 26, 2015 from 6pm until late night for Veuve Clicquot Happy Hour at The Forge. Special Complimentary Cocktail before 9pm when you say the secret password “Chanel ” to The Bartender and you will receive one complimentary “COCO” at The Forge Bar by Mixolgist Justin Maas from 6pm to 9pm Music Maxwell Blandford {Oui Savage} spinning vintage disco, nu disco and iconic pop of the decades along with soon to be classic tracks. Live shows by Project F. $50 Bottles of Veuve Clicquot $7 Belvedere Cocktails developed by Mixologist Justin Maas Complimentary Hors D’oeuvres at The Forge Bar by Chef Christopher Lee. For Dinner Reservations and information telephone 305 538 8533

Exclusive Invitation to Hemispheric Conference on Venezuela at MDC Featuring World Leaders

Eduardo J. Padrón
President, Miami Dade College

cordially invites you to the

FIRST HEMISPHERIC CONFERENCE
Democracy Has No Borders: Venezuela Is Not Alone

Presented by the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Initiatives
at Miami Dade College in partnership with the City of Miami
and convened by Demos of the Americas

As part of this academic symposium on the fragility of democracy, attendees will have the opportunity to
listen to panel discussions about the challenges and political reality of Venezuela. Keynote and guest
speakers include:

Former Bolivian President Jorge Quiroga
Former Peruvian President Alejandro Toledo
Former Polish President & Nobel Peace Prize winner Lech Walesa
Venezuelan opposition leader Carlos Vecchio

Monday, July 6, 2015
8 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.

This event will be presented in Spanish.
Space is limited.

Breakfast and lunch are included.

Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus
Chapman Conference Center, Room 3210
300 N.E. Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132

Complete schedule of events:

For more information, call 305-237-3944 or email jblancog@mdc.edu.

Parking is available at Wolfson Campus parking garage in Building 7, 500 N.E. Second Ave.
Garage entrances are on N.E. Sixth and N.E. Fifth Street. Show your invitation to the attendant for parking.
See map.

Register to Come Meet Daymond John “The Shark” at Miller Lite Tap the Future Miami Live Event

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Stephanie M. Clark, President of Milestones Marketing LLC and the Miami Instructor for the SBA Emerging Leaders program will serve as a judge alongside Daymond John from “ABCs Shark Tank”. You are invited to come out and experience Miller Lite’s “Tap The Future” live pitch event on July 7, 2015 in Miami Beach, FL at The Fillmore Miami Beach Hotel, 1700 Washington Avenue starting promptly at 7:30 pm. Doors open at 6:30 pm.
“Tap The Future”is a business competition with $300k in prize money, business seminars and more.Come out and see the semifinalists from our area pitch their businesses to a panel of judges including Daymond John and Stephanie live on stage. Come experience this event live! 

*** PITCH YOUR BUSINESS IDEA TOO! ***

Get your pitch ready because three lucky attendees will be randomly selected to pitch their business on the spot. Daymond and the crew of judges will provide their expert advice to help take your pitch – and your business – to the next level, and will award the best pitch a $500 American Express gift card.

Whether you’re brainstorming the next big idea, out celebrating your latest business coup, or just kicking back to relax, It’s Miller Time!

RSVP right now and gain invaluable information from mentors and moguls such as Daymond John and others. RSVP is required and we encourage you to arrive early. Space is limited and not guaranteed.

Upcoming @ JMOF-FIU

Mangoes in Miami!

Sunday, June 28, 2015, 2pm

Mangoes in Miami

Presentation and tasting with Jen Karetnick

 

Join the “Mango Mama,”
Jen Karetnick, for a presentation about the agricultural background of Miami and its beaches, which were originally developed to be mango, coconut and pineapple plantations. Jen is the Dining Critic for MIAMI Magazine and author of Mango and Brie Season. Enjoy a tasting of some of her favorite recipes using fruit from her own yard!  MORE>

Free for JMOF-FIU Members or with Museum admission.

 

Space is limited. RESERVE ONLINE HERE

RSVP:  info@jewishmuseum.com or 786.972.3175

Exciting Summer Opportunity for Teens at JMOF-FIU…

Train as a Teen Docent!

What is a docent?

A docent is a tour guide who takes people through

the museum and teaches about the exhibits on display.
As a Teen Docent you will give tours to other teens

and visitors from all over the world!

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION>

Jewish Food Walking Tours
Wednesday, July 1st, 11am – 2pm
Thursday, July 9th, 11am – 2pm
Learn the history of the SoFi neighborhood and the staple Jewish-owned restaurants in the area past and present, and taste samples of foods from Jewish restaurants. This Walking Food Tour is a fun adventure for locals and visitors alike – and your taste buds will thank you!
 
$36 JMOF-FIU Members; $46 *Non-Members 
 
Click here for information and reservations.
 
No refunds. Tours are rain or shine. The Walking Tour will last approximately 2-3 hours. Tour distance is approximately 2 miles. All ages and fitness levels are welcome. Wear comfortable shoes and clothing.
 
*To become a JMOF-FIU Member click here, or call 786.972.3164 (Levels start as low as $30 per year!)

Bessie’s Birthday
Remembering Bess Myerson
Thursday, July 16th, 6pm

Bessie’s Birthday

Remembering Bess Myerson  

in Bessie’s Bistro

 

Join us for a special program

to reflect on the incredible life

of Bess Myerson (July 16, 1924 – December 14, 2014), the first and still only Jewish Miss America to date.

Guests can enjoy cocktails and music.

Free and open to the public.

 

RSVP ASAP!
Thursday, July 30th, 7pm

Wines with Chip
Presentation and Tasting by Chip Cassidy

 

Back by popular demand!

Join us as FIU Professor Patrick “Chip” Cassidy, Ph.D., presents a special tasting of select red and white wines, while discussing the history of wine, beer, and liquor.

Guests will enjoy samples of wines while snacking on various cheeses and chocolates.

$10 JMOF-FIU Members (Free for $125 Level+); 

$15 Non-Members

 

Space is limited! PURCHASE TICKETS HERE

RSVP: info@jewishmuseum.com  or 786.972.3164.