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March

Event: Campfire & Owl Walk at Bill Sadowski Park
Event Date: 03/21/17 12:00AM
Contact #: 305-255-4767
Location: 17555 SW 79 Avenue
Description: Enjoy an evening of discovery in the world of owls! Start the night with a presentation all about these nocturnal birds before entering the nature trails to search for them with a guide. See the difference of the park after dark and encounter other nocturnal natives such as raccoons and night spiders. This program meets at the park Nature Center; please bring comfortable closed-toe shoes, insect repellant, and a flashlight. Feel free to bring your own marshmallows to roast on our campfire following the walk
Event: Oleta River Canoe Tour
Event Date: 03/23/17 09:30AM
Contact #: 305-944-6111
Location: 17530 West Dixie Highway
Description: Amidst the hustle and bustle of city life in Miami, the Oleta River is an unchanged beacon for wildlife. Relive the river's historic past with park naturalists as you explore the transition of ecosystems in this natural haven for wading birds, osprey, fish, and the endangered manatee. This trip meets at East Greynolds Park, please bring plenty of drinking water (at least one quart), closed-toe shoes, and protection from the sun.
Event: Camp Black Bear: One Day Nature Camp
Event Date: 03/24/17 08:00AM
Contact #: 305-666-5885
Location: 3401 SW 72 Avenue
Description: Let your child explore the wild side of the parks in this nature-based camp packed with fun and educational programming. Campers will perform scientific experiments, go on environmental fieldtrips, and engage in athletic activities in the great outdoors while under the safety of our staff's supervision. This camp meets at the A.D. Barnes Park Nature Center; please bring drinking water, comfortable closed-toe shoes, lunch, and protection from the sun. Field trip fees are additional.
Event: Campfire & Owl Walk at Bill Sadowski Park
Event Date: 03/24/17 07:30PM
Contact #: 305-255-4767
Location: 17555 SW 79 Avenue
Description: Enjoy an evening of discovery in the world of owls! Start the night with a presentation all about these nocturnal birds before entering the nature trails to search for them with a guide. This program meets at the park Nature Center; please bring comfortable closed-toe shoes, insect repellant, and a flashlight. Feel free to bring marshmallows to roast on our campfire. Programs may be cancelled due to lack of registrations. For late registrations please call: 305-666-5885 during business hours.
Event: Volunteer EcoAction Day at A.D. Barnes Park
Event Date: 03/25/17 09:00AM
Contact #: 305-662-4124
Location: 3401 SW 72 Avenue
Description: Connect with nature and get down and dirty at one of our monthly volunteer days! Join our naturalists in restoring the park and its natural areas with projects that include weed/invasive exotic vegetation removal, planting, mulching, and garbage clean-up. This program meets at the park Nature Center; please bring comfortable closed-toe shoes, insect repellant, work gloves, small hand tools, and protection from the sun. Long shirts/pants, water, hats, and sunglasses are highly recommended.
Event: Introduction to Archery at Bill Sadowski Park
Event Date: 03/25/17 10:00AM
Contact #: 305-255-4767
Location: 17555 SW 79 Avenue
Description: Learn about the origins and history of archery as both a sport and tool for survival in this educational and hands-on seminar before being instructed on proper technique. After the lesson, take some practice shots at a target to test your new skills. This program meets at the park Nature Center; please bring comfortable shoes and protection from the sun.
Event: Campfire & Night Walk at A.D. Barnes Park
Event Date: 03/25/17 07:30PM
Contact #: 305-662-4124
Location: 3401 SW 72 Avenue
Description: Take a night-time stroll into some of the various natural ecosystems of South Florida alongside a naturalist guide to discover the marvelous nocturnal life of the park at dusk. Experience the sights and sounds of eastern screech owls, raccoons, night spiders, and many more nocturnal natives. This program meets at the park Nature Center; please bring comfortable closed-toe shoes, insect repellant, and a flashlight. Feel free to bring your own marshmallows to roast on our campfire following the walk.
Event: Oleta River Canoe Tour
Event Date: 03/26/17 09:30AM
Contact #: 305-944-6111
Location: 17530 West Dixie Highway
Description: Amidst the hustle and bustle of city life in Miami, the Oleta River is an unchanged beacon for wildlife. Relive the river's historic past with park naturalists as you explore the transition of ecosystems in this natural haven for wading birds, osprey, fish, and the endangered manatee. This trip meets at East Greynolds Park, please bring plenty of drinking water (at least one quart), closed-toe shoes, and protection from the sun.
Event: Campfire & Owl Walk at Castellow Hammock Park
Event Date: 03/31/17 07:30PM
Contact #: 305-242-7688
Location: 22301 sw 162 ave
Description: Enjoy an evening of discovery in the world of owls! Start the night with a presentation all about these nocturnal birds before entering the nature trails to search for them with a guide. This program meets at the park Nature Center; please bring comfortable closed-toe shoes, insect repellant, and a flashlight. Feel free to bring marshmallows to roast on our campfire. Programs may be cancelled due to lack of registrations. For late registrations please call: 305-666-5885 during business hours.
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