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For Immediate Release:
April 15, 2011

Media Contact:
Cathy Guerra
ferrec@miamidade.gov
305-235-1668



5th Annual Youth Arts Day and Music Fest at the Deering Estate at Cutler

Enjoy a day of youth performances at the Deering Estate on May 1st


(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 
Co-hosted by Students Offering Support and the Deering Estate at Cutler, the 5th annual Youth Arts Day & Music Fest will be held on Sunday, May 1st from 10 am to 4 pm at the Deering Estate at Cutler. Youth Arts Day & Music Fest is a community collaboration which celebrates youth artists and creates awareness of the rich cultural resources that Miami-Dade County has to offer. The event is free for children and youth (Grades K-12); the cost for adults is $12. There will also be a month-long visual and literary art exhibition at the Deering Estate where student's artwork will be on display from May 1st through June 3rd. The exhibit is free with Estate admission.

Schools & organizations with students contributing visual pieces:
Reach for the Arts
Devon Aire K-8 Center
Perrine Elementary Expressive Art School
Deering Estate at Cutler Art Shorts
Individuals from DASH, Ransom Everglades, Oxford Academy, and Southwood Middle School.

Performances by:
Greater Miami Youth Symphony
Downtown Miami Charter Schools Chorus & Recorder Ensemble
Perrine Elementary Dancers
Fienberg Fisher K-8 Center Philharmonic

Individual performances by students from:
W. Hialeah Gardens Elementary
Holy Rosary
Miami Springs Senior High School

Bands:
Robot Tea Party Band
TOWN
Blue Money Jazz

Students Offering Support, Inc.: Founded in 2008, Students Offering Support (S.O.S.) is a countywide, non-profit, youth community service organization. SOS's mission is to introduce high school co-eds to the impact that they can have on their community as they themselves conduct the business each year of identifying community needs and creating a plan of fund raising and service that will assist in meeting those needs.  Membership in SOS is an honor and members are selected based on their character, leadership and interest in community involvement.  Our goal is to fulfill our mission while providing an enjoyable and fun means of uniting our community youth. 


 

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