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For Immediate Release:
March 17, 2014
Media Contact:
Cathy Guerra
ferrec@miamidade.gov
305-235-1668

''Tales under the Stars'' Presented by the Miami-Dade Public Library System at the Deering Estate at Cutler


(MIAMI, March 17, 2014) - The community is invited to the Deering Estate at Cutler on Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at 7:00 pm for “Tales under the Stars” where guests can enjoy a captivating evening with Storyteller Carrie Sue Ayvar and the Tarantella Dancers performing an Italian folk dance. The event is FREE and open to the public.                                                             

Tales under the Stars, presented by the Miami-Dade Public Library System, is a preview of what's in store during the Library System's 14th Annual International Art of Storytelling Family Festival which will be held on Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 10:00 am at the Main Library in downtown Miami. The Library System has partnered with libraries from around the world as a way to explore ways in which those libraries use storytelling as a literacy tool. This year's international exchange partner is the Milan Public Library, Comune di Milano – Settore Biblioteche. 

About the Deering Estate at Cutler

The Deering Estate at Cutler, a Miami-Dade County Park, is located at 16701 SW 72 Avenue in Miami. This 444-acre natural and archeological preserve and historic site is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and serves as a center for education, culture and recreation. Historic house tours are offered daily at 10:30 am & 3:00 pm. Natural areas tours are offered daily at 12:30 pm (October – May). EcoAdventure Tours are also offered throughout the year for an additional fee. For more information on the Deering Estate's educational and cultural programs, please visit www.deeringestate.org.