Moon Over Miami 70th Anniversary Gala

Benefits HistoryMiami

Saturday, January 29, 2011 at 7:30 p.m.
The Surf Club
9011 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach
305-375-1615

The Moon Over Miami Gala to be held by HistoryMiami (formerly the Historical Museum of Southern Florida) promises to be an unforgettable evening, as the institution celebrates its’ 70th anniversary.

Chaired by Debbie Campbell, Leslie Lott, Liz Parnes and Barbara Reese, the Gala will be held at the historic Surf Club in Miami Beach and will feature Art Deco elements, nostalgic music of the era, cocktails followed by a seated dinner and champagne toast. The evening program will also honor “Miami History Makers,” those families and organizations who have had a significant impact in shaping South Florida.

Honorees include The Reeves Family, The Valdes-Fauli Family, The Wolfson Family, the Florida Grand Opera, and the American Red Cross of Greater Miami and the Keys.

Gala Committee: Front row: Diane Rosenberg,
Leslie Lott, Elizabeth Parnes, Deborah Campbell,
Barbara Reese, Bonnie Schamback; Center row:
Marilyn List, Kerrin Bermont, Debbie Hasty, Betty Brody, Karen McCammon, Mary Young; Top row:
Natasha Lowell, Susannah Shubin, Eileen Plasky, Tina Carlo, Rita Michel, Libby Smith.

Funds raised from the Gala will benefit expansion plans at HistoryMiami. For reservations or information, contact Cristina Blanco at 305-375-1615.

About HistoryMiami

HistoryMiami (formerly the Historical Museum of Southern Florida) is the premier cultural institution committed to gathering, organizing, preserving and celebrating Miami’s history as the unique crossroads of the Americas. Through exhibitions, city tours, education, research, collections and publications, HistoryMiami advocates for helping everyone understand the importance of the past in shaping Miami‘s future.