SUNDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2016 / 11AM-12PM
Badge Category: Creative Play
Audience: Junior (grades 4-5)
Theme: Playing the Past
CGM Program: On this lively and entertaining exhibit tour, students will participate in an interactive skit, read George Merrick’s poems, and use their powers of persuasion while pretending to be realtors! Creating the Dream is an exhibition about Coral Gables’ founder and developer, George Merrick. Students will learn how George Merrick, his family and other visionaries created one of Miami-Dade County’s finest planned communities. Students will explore local history, pioneer life, 1920’s Boom Period, architecture, urban planning and development.