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November
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  11/17/2017 - Mistletoe & Martinis to benefit the Deering Estate Foundation at the Deering Estate
  11/15/2017 - Miami-Dade Parks' post-Hurricane Irma debris clean-up efforts well underway
  11/14/2017 - Holiday Season of Events at the Deering Estate
  11/06/2017 - Community volunteers prepare the Deering Estate for the Holidays
  11/02/2017 - Conservation and Wildlife Expo at the Deering Estate

October
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  10/30/2017 - Call to artists for "Affair en Plein Air," a two-day outdoor painting event at the Deering Estate
  10/27/2017 - Saturday's "Paralympic Experience" at Tropical Park postponed
  10/26/2017 - Gibraltar Private Field Study Scholarship Program grants 180 Miami-Dade students a visit to the Deering Estate
  10/26/2017 - Deering Estate to open first-ever seasonal gift shop operated by Alorè Event Firm
  10/25/2017 - ArtCare Conservation Lecture Series at the Deering Estate
  10/24/2017 - Chamber concert "Franz Liszt and his circle" at the Deering Estate
  10/24/2017 - Miami-Dade Parks receives $7,500 USTA national grant for tennis court rejuvenation at North Trail Park
  10/23/2017 - Free Lecture at the Deering Estate
  10/23/2017 - Miami-Dade Parks to host first Annual Health and Wellness Harvest Resource Festival for people with disabilities
  10/23/2017 - Fruit & Spice Park ready for 7th Annual Redland Seafood Festival
  10/20/2017 - Neat Streets Miami is accepting applications for its 3rd Annual Street Tree Matching Grant
  10/19/2017 - Free film "Toxic Algae Complex Sources and Solutions" at the Deering Estate
  10/12/2017 - Vintage Auto Show at the Deering Estate
  10/10/2017 - Miami-Dade County Parks Disability Services awarded VA grant to support V.I.C.T.O.R. Adapted Sports Program
  10/06/2017 - Kemal Gekic piano recital at the Deering Estate
  10/06/2017 - Miami-Dade Parks issues safety alerts to beachgoers and boaters at Crandon and Matheson Hammock Parks and Marinas
  10/04/2017 - TD Bank and Neat Streets Miami are partnering up to help restore Miami-Dade County's tree canopy post-Hurricane Irma
  10/03/2017 - "Paralympic Experience" returning to Tropical Park, Saturday, October 28
  10/03/2017 - Free film Living Fossils at the Deering Estate
  10/02/2017 - Haulover Beach Park's "Kitetober" kite festival soars to a full weekend, October 21 and 22
  10/02/2017 - Deering Estate offers a special tour in Spanish in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month
  10/02/2017 - ARTreach open house at Miller Drive Park, Oct. 6

September
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  09/28/2017 - Exhibition opening of 'Mythology and Site' by Christina Pettersson at the Deering Estate
  09/27/2017 - Free lecture at the Deering Estate
  09/27/2017 - Ghost Tours at the Deering Estate
  09/25/2017 - The Deering Estate welcomes their 2017-2018 Artists-in-Residence
  09/20/2017 - A.D. Barnes Pool hosting free Diveheart Scuba Experience for people with disabilities, Oct. 14
  09/20/2017 - Open enrollment underway for ARTreach Arts classes at Miller Drive Park
  09/20/2017 - Family fun this fall at Deering Harvester Day
  09/18/2017 - Nominate an outstanding woman today! Applications now being accepted for the 30th Annual In the Company of Women Awards
  09/06/2017 - Miami-Dade Parks' cancellations, closures in prep for Irma
  09/01/2017 - Red Cross Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED Certification Course at the Deering Estate

August
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  08/22/2017 - Deering Estate offers $1 admission as part of Deering Discovery Days
  08/17/2017 - Miami-Dade Parks wraps up another fun and thrilling "End-of-Summer Bash" for summer campers
  08/15/2017 - Full moon yoga at the Deering Estate
  08/09/2017 - Free lecture at the Deering Estate
  08/09/2017 - Canoe, kayak and paddleboard at the Deering Estate
  08/07/2017 - Registration underway for Miami-Dade Parks "Fit2Play" and "Fit2Lead's Youth Enrichment & Sports" after-school programs

July
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  07/31/2017 - Free Exhibit Evening at the Deering Estate "Capturing Brazzdance" and "Twelve Summers"
  07/27/2017 - Summer Cabaret Concert featuring Yoli Mayor at the Deering Estate
  07/24/2017 - Partial solar eclipse viewing at the Deering Estate
  07/24/2017 - Summer Service Bash at Tamiami Park will have volunteers 'going nutty'
  07/21/2017 - Zoo Miami receives outstanding recognition from U.S. News & World Report, Trip Advisor, and DK Eyewitness Guides
  07/20/2017 - Miami-Dade County UF/IFAS Extension to host a workshop on do-it-yourself hydroponics
  07/20/2017 - Miami-Dade County UF/IFAS Extension will conduct a workshop in Spanish, addressing best safety practices for workers using respirators
  07/19/2017 - New director named for Miami-Dade County Parks
  07/17/2017 - West Perrine Park kicks off new Urban Tennis Program for summer campers
  07/17/2017 - Construction to begin on Father Gerard Jean-Juste Community Center at Oak Grove Park
  07/17/2017 - A.D. "Doug" Barnes Park receives designated parking spot for veterans
  07/13/2017 - Ribbon-cutting celebrates "greening" of Parcel B, downtown Miami
  07/12/2017 - Deering Estate Artists-in-Residence Home Eleven competing in ArtPrize, Grand Rapids, Michigan
  07/11/2017 - AvMed and Miami-Dade County Commissioners join Miami-Dade Parks' summer campers for a Morning Mile® 'fun-run'
  07/11/2017 - Full moon yoga at the Deering Estate
  07/05/2017 - Summer Cabaret Concert at the Deering Estate
  07/05/2017 - Miami-Dade County Adopts Complete Streets Design Guidelines

June
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  06/30/2017 - This July, Miami-Dade County residents invited to "get their play on" with Miami-Dade Parks
  06/29/2017 - Discover the power of play at the Deering Estate as they celebrate Park and Recreation Month
  06/28/2017 - Miami-Dade Parks offers tips for a safe and fun Fourth of July
  06/26/2017 - The Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade receives $15,000 grant from The UPS Foundation for ecological restoration efforts at Pelican Island
  06/26/2017 - The Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade receives $15,000 grant from The UPS Foundation for ecological restoration efforts at Pelican Island
  06/13/2017 - Polystyrene ban for Miami-Dade parks and beaches starts July 1
  06/13/2017 - Black Point Park and Marina hosting annual Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks Spectacular!
  06/13/2017 - Deering Estate offers $1 admission as part of Deering Discovery Days
  06/12/2017 - Full moon yoga at the Deering Estate
  06/05/2017 - Women's Park pays tribute to founder Roxcy O'Neal Bolton, June 10

May
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  05/31/2017 - Eagle Scout leads volunteer project to build County's first Wheelchair Slalom course
  05/30/2017 - Summer Butterfly Walks at the Deering Estate
  05/25/2017 - Free National Marina Day festivities coming to Miami-Dade Parks' marinas, June 10
  05/25/2017 - Savor the flavors of summertime at the Redland Summer Fruit Festival, June 10-11
  05/23/2017 - Registration is now open for the 2017 USA Track & Field South Florida Invitational Youth Meet
  05/22/2017 - Father's Day Bay Cruise from the Deering Estate
  05/22/2017 - Tamiami Park to commemorate roadway to long-time youth baseball champion
  05/18/2017 - Summer Cabaret Concert Series at the Deering Estate
  05/18/2017 - Gwen Cherry Park Community Garden wins $20,000 Meet Me at the Park grant
  05/17/2017 - Free lecture at the Deering Estate
  05/16/2017 - Full moon yoga at the Deering Estate
  05/16/2017 - Deering Estate to participate in Blue Star Museums
  05/12/2017 - During National Safe Boating Week Miami-Dade Parks urges boaters to plan ahead of the Memorial Day holiday weekend
  05/09/2017 - Fruit & Spice Park offering free admission for National Public Gardens Day, May 12
  05/09/2017 - Call to artists for the Deering Estate Artist-in-Residence Program
  05/09/2017 - Fruit & Spice Park offering free admission for National Public Gardens Day, May 12
  05/04/2017 - Deering Estate Artist-in-Residence walking tour with Skip Snow "Tales of a Walking Driftographer"
  05/04/2017 - "Cuban Independence" concert presented by the Deering Estate Chamber Ensemble
  05/03/2017 - Miami-Dade Parks' Fit2Play wins state-wide "Sapphire Award" for Outstanding Program
  05/02/2017 - Deering Estate participates in the 7th annual "Kids to Parks" Day

April
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  04/28/2017 - Nueva campaña "Every Lesson Counts" desea contar cada clase de natación impartida y llegar al millón en mayo de 2018
  04/28/2017 - Free film "Beneath the Bridge" in partnership with WPBT2 and Changing Seas at the Deering Estate
  04/27/2017 - New "Every Lesson Counts" campaign wants to count each swim lesson taught and reach 1 million by May 2018
  04/26/2017 - Free lecture at the Deering Estate "Real Pirates of the Caribbean: The Search for and Study of Pirate and Privateer Shipwrecks"
  04/25/2017 - Miami-Dade Parks now registering for new Arthritis Intervention Program
  04/25/2017 - Gibraltar Private Bank & Trust funds a new Field Study Scholarship Program at Deering Estate
  04/24/2017 - Neat Streets Miami awards Street Tree Matching Grant to the City of Sunny Isles Beach
  04/20/2017 - ArtCare Conservation Lecture Series at the Deering Estate
  04/19/2017 - Fun, adventure options awaiting kids at Miami-Dade Parks Summer Camps: "We Have a Camp for That!"
  04/19/2017 - Youth Service Earth Fest celebrates Earth month through volunteer service
  04/19/2017 - Accepting applications for Miami-Dade's "Park Conservation Corps"
  04/19/2017 - "Pets & Putts" brings family-style fun to the Country Club of Miami Golf Course
  04/19/2017 - Full moon yoga at the Deering Estate
  04/12/2017 - Celebrate Mother's Day at the Deering Estate
  04/12/2017 - Miami-Dade Parks' award-winning girl-empowering Summer Arts Camp is back!
  04/10/2017 - Finger-lick'n-good barbeque and live blues bands returning to Fruit & Spice Park, April 22 & 23
  04/10/2017 - Deering Estate celebrates "National ParkRx Day" on Sunday, April 23
  04/06/2017 - Jupiter Watch at the Deering Estate cancelled & rescheduled for Monday, April 10
  04/06/2017 - Miami-Dade Parks paving the way for people with disabilities as a new Florida Unique Abilities Partner
  04/05/2017 - Free community tax filing at Miami-Dade Parks
  04/05/2017 - Red Cross Adult & Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED Certification Course at the Deering Estate
  04/05/2017 - Photography programs at the Deering Estate
  04/04/2017 - Miami-Dade Parks cautions the use of floatation devices, inflatable rafts at public beaches
  04/04/2017 - Free film "Tracking Tigers" in partnership with WPBT2 and Changing Seas at the Deering Estate

March
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  03/30/2017 - Deering Estate and Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs co-present "Estate" - a series of site-specific plays by Miami playwrights
  03/27/2017 - Vote to support your favorite Miami-Dade County Park during Earth Month
  03/23/2017 - Neat Streets Miami announces Street Tree matching grant winners
  03/23/2017 - Free lecture at the Deering Estate "The State of Environmental Archaeology in Pre-Roman Etruscan Italy"
  03/22/2017 - Deering Estate co-presents "Creative Technologies and the Arts of Resilience in Miami: An Interactive Dialogue"
  03/21/2017 - Get Early Bird discount for Miami EcoAdventures Summer Camps if registered by April 15
  03/20/2017 - Deering Estate presents "Platform 450" Exhibition at the Deering Spring Contemporary
  03/20/2017 - Miami-Dade Parks' Miami HEAT Wheels celebrates a victorious season and send-off to the NWBA National Championships!
  03/20/2017 - Jupiter Watch at the Deering Estate
  03/17/2017 - 2017 Public Space Challenge aims to engage residents and community groups in re-imagining the County's Master Plan vision for parks and beyond
  03/15/2017 - "Starship featuring Mickey Thomas" and "War" to rock the 14th Annual Love-In Party in the Park
  03/14/2017 - Deering Seafood Festival announces featured chefs, to include winner of Johnson and Wales Student Culinary Competition
  03/13/2017 - Sunset Jams presented by the Miami-Dade Public Library System at the Deering Estate
  03/13/2017 - Full moon yoga at the Deering Estate
  03/10/2017 - El trompetista ganador de un premio Grammy Latino Dante Vargas y The Cat Band se presentan en el Tropical Park el 31 de marzo
  03/10/2017 - Culminan obras de mejoras en la marina de Haulover Beach Park que alcanzan los $25 millones
  03/10/2017 - Miami-Dade Parks' "Fit2Play" Spring Break Camps serve up fun & adventure-filled play days for kids during spring recess
  03/09/2017 - Latin Grammy-winning trumpeter Dante Vargas and The Cat Band performing at Tropical Park, March 31
  03/09/2017 - Arch Creek Park hosting a free pioneer experience during Florida Archaeology Month
  03/08/2017 - Free out-of-school-time and seasonal camps for people with disabilities at Miami-Dade parks
  03/06/2017 - Piano recital featuring José López at the Deering Estate
  03/03/2017 - ArtCare Conservation Lecture Series at the Deering Estate
  03/01/2017 - Haulover Beach Park completes $25 million in marina enhancements
  03/01/2017 - Miami-Dade's 2017 LEAF Summit coming to FIU Biscayne Bay Campus

February
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  02/28/2017 - Bike305 Bike The Underline & UnderLounge, March 11
  02/27/2017 - Acadia Park brings shade to kids' playground
  02/27/2017 - Miami-Dade County Parks calls for seasonal job applicants; accepting applications February 27-March 26 for summer positions
  02/24/2017 - "HeadsUp, Miami!" campaign launches today for safer streets
  02/23/2017 - ''2017 Miami Junior Tennis Cup'' registering for first-round qualifier
  02/23/2017 - ''Read & Explore'' kids' event debuts at Bill Sadowski Park & Nature Center
  02/23/2017 - Deering Estate hosts Archaeology Day in celebration of Florida Archaeology Month
  02/22/2017 - Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez to lead fifth annual Bike305 "Bike-to-Work Day"
  02/16/2017 - Mobile alerts app bettering Miami-Dade boater experience
  02/16/2017 - Free lecture at the Deering Estate "From Munroe to Charles and Robert to Jaudon: 30 Years of Chasing South Florida History"
  02/15/2017 - Vintage Auto Show at the Deering Estate
  02/15/2017 - Miami-Dade Parks' "Fit2Play" Spring Break Camps serve up fun & adventure-filled play days for kids during spring recess
  02/15/2017 - Continental Park Public Meeting
  02/09/2017 - Eclipse & Full Moon viewing at the Deering Estate
  02/07/2017 - Enjoy great music, food & drinks at the 18th annual "Moonlight & Music" Valentine's Day Concert at the Deering Estate
  02/03/2017 - "February Features" Exhibit Evening at the Deering Estate

January
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  01/30/2017 - Kendall Indian Hammocks Parks to host 14th annual Family Festival of Arts and Games for children and young adults with disabilities and their families
  01/30/2017 - There's something fishy going on! 13th annual Deering Seafood Festival at the Deering Estate
  01/26/2017 - PayByPhone parking on the way for three Miami-Dade parks and marinas
  01/25/2017 - Free film "Grouper Moon" at the Deering Estate
  01/24/2017 - Free lecture at the Deering Estate "Rome's Beauty, History and Archaeology"
  01/24/2017 - Concert presented by the Deering Estate Chamber Ensemble
  01/23/2017 - Free lecture at the Deering Estate "When predators need saving: Changing the face of conservation for sharks"
  01/20/2017 - More fun in the air, as Haulover Beach Park's "Kite Day" expands to a weekend extravaganza!
  01/19/2017 - Deering Estate celebrates Miami Romance Month with special offers & Valentine's Day Concert
  01/19/2017 - Overnight "Family Campouts" coming to Miami-Dade Parks
  01/18/2017 - Volunteers honored Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy with Day of Service at Amelia Earhart Park
  01/17/2017 - "Classics by the Bay" returns to Homestead Bayfront Park
  01/17/2017 - Red Cross Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED Certification Course at the Deering Estate
  01/17/2017 - Tell Us What You Think! Miami-Dade County Complete Streets Open House
  01/17/2017 - Latin Grammy-nominees SonLokos and songstress Leslie Cartaya bring electric Latin dance sounds to Noches Tropicales
  01/17/2017 - Amelia Earhart Park's new Fitness Zone area provides free gym workouts, inspired by nature
  01/12/2017 - Free lecture at the Deering Estate "Algae as Beacons of Environmental Change in South Florida"
  01/11/2017 - Attention teachers: "Clean Up and Green Up" poster/video contest accepting entries now
  01/10/2017 - Volunteers honor Martin Luther King Jr. legacy during MLK Day of Service
  01/09/2017 - 18th annual "Moonlight & Music" Valentine's Day Concert at the Deering Estate
  01/06/2017 - Photography programs at the Deering Estate
  01/06/2017 - Free films and lectures at the Deering Estate
  01/03/2017 - New Thursday night food truck round-up at Rickenbacker Causeway
  01/03/2017 - New Friday farmer's market opens at Haulover Beach Park
  01/03/2017 - Miami-Dade County Parks' top ranked NWBA Miami Heat Wheels to host first-time Division 1 invitational wheelchair basketball tournament
  01/03/2017 - New Thursday night food truck round-up at Rickenbacker Causeway