Historical Museum Presents Free Thursday Evening Programming In Conjunction with the Port Royal, Jamaica Exhibition
WHEN: Thursday, May 17, 2007, 6:30 – 8:30 pm
WHAT: FILM & PERFORMANCE Tribute to Miss Lou View the documentary film Miss Lou Then and Now. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, donation bar and door prizes.
WHO: Listen to local poets Malachi Smith, Donna Weir-Soley, Andrea Shaw and Geoffrey Philp perform the work of legendary Jamaican storyteller Louise Bennett. Sponsored by The Jamaica Committee.
WHERE: Historical Museum of Southern Florida, 101 West Flagler Street,
Miami-Dade Cultural Center
Discounted parking at 50 NW 2nd Avenue or exit Metrorail/Metromover Government Center Station
CONTACT: Call 305.375.1492 or visit www.hmsf.org
ABOUT YOUR HISTORICAL MUSEUM:
The Historical Museum of Southern Florida tells the stories of South Florida and the Caribbean. The museum promotes understanding of the past in order to
inform the present and create a better quality of life. The Historical Museum hosts a permanent exhibition gallery and a special gallery with
several changing exhibitions each year. In addition, the museum houses a Research Center, a non-circulating library, archives, and store, which
offers a unique array of Florida-themed books and gifts. The Historical Museum is located in downtown Miami in the Miami-Dade Cultural Center,
across the street from Metrorail’s Government Center Station at 101 West Flagler Street, Miami, Florida 33130. Hours are Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.,
third Thurs. 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. and Sun. noon – 5 p.m. Admission for adults is $5, children (ages 6-12) is $2, and children under 6 are free. Saturday is
free admission; Sunday is by contribution.