Red Rose Dinner Gala: The National Society of Arts and Letters – South Florida Chapter is holding its annual gala to benefit students in the arts at 6 p.m. at Brooks Restaurant, 500 South Federal Hwy. in Deerfield Beach. For more information or to RSVP, call 561-391-6380 or email Dame Alyce Erickson at email@example.com.
Friday, April 29
Diavolo Dance Theater: The South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center is presenting the acclaimed troupe at 10950 SW 211 St., Cutler Bay at 8 p.m. on Friday, April 29 and Saturday, April 30. Tickets are $25, $15, and $10 and can be purchased on-line at www.ticketweb.com. For more information, call 786-573-5316, or the box office at 786-573-5300.
Relay For Life: The City of West Park is preparing for the American Cancer Society’s 2011 Relay For Life at McTyre Park, 3501 SW 56th Ave. in West Park. The event will begin at 6 p.m. Friday, April 29 and conclude on Saturday, April 30 at 11 a.m. For more information about how to form a team or become involved call 954-964-0284 or visitwww.relayforlife.org/westparkfl.
Saturday, April 30
11th Annual Art of Storytelling: The Miami-Dade Public Library System presents its AOS International Festival Day from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Main Library, 101 W. Flagler St. in Miami. The event is free and open to all ages. For more information or a full schedule of performances, please log on to www.mdpls.org or call 305-375-BOOK (2665).
Nothing Like A Pet Adopt-A-Thon: Miami-Dade Animal Services, the Humane Society of Greater Miami, and The Cat Network, are holding the first community-wide joint adoption event, “Nothing Like a Pet,” Saturday April 30 and Sunday May 1 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information and locations, visit www.nothinglikeapet.org.
1st Annual Deerfield Beach Wine & Food Festival: At 4 p.m. for the low ticket price of $47, guests will be able to enjoy great wines from around the world and attend an exclusive wine sensory class with an expert sommelier. For more information, visit www.bocaraton.com.
Mt. Calvary CDC Re-Opening: The Mt. Calvary Community Development Center Inc. is pleased to host its Re-Opening & Dedication Celebration from 11 am to 2:00 pm at 17500 SW 103 Ave. in West Perrine. For more information, contact Melissa Scott at 305-235-4145 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sunday, May 1
Saturday, May 7