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February

Event: Campfire & Night Walk at A.D. Barnes Park
Event Date: 02/02/18 06:00PM
Contact #: (305) 666-5883
Location: 3401 SW 72 Avenue
Description: Take a night-time stroll into some of the various natural ecosystems of Miami 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 repellent, and a flashlight. Feel free to bring your own marshmallows to roast on our campfire.
Event: Volunteer EcoAction Day at Bill Sadowski Park
Event Date: 02/03/18 09:00AM
Contact #: 305-255-4767
Location: 17555 SW 79 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 repellent, work gloves, small hand tools, and protection from the sun. Long shirts/pants, water, hats, and sunglasses are highly recommended.
Event: Tales & Trails-Old Time Pioneers
Event Date: 02/03/18 11:00AM
Contact #: 305-944-6111
Location: 1855 NE 135th Street
Description: Join us for a free program to engage children and families in fun, educational, outdoor experiences that enhance their appreciation for nature and the environment.Each month, the park will feature a reading of a specially selected nature-themed children's book, as well as various arts, science and nature activities. This is a completely free program.
Event: Crandon Family Bike Adventure
Event Date: 02/04/18 10:00AM
Contact #: 305-361-6767
Location: 6767 Crandon Blvd.
Description: Explore the southernmost barrier island of the US on bicycle while experiencing the natural tropical beauty, rich history and abundant wildlife of Key Biscayne. This 4-mile leisurely, naturalist-guided bike trip through Crandon Park includes stops at the Crandon Gardens, Crandon Park Beach, Bear Cut Reserve, Fossil Reef Overlook, and the Crandon Park Visitor & Nature Center. This trip meets at the Crandon Gardens located by Crandon Park South Beach. Please bring YOUR OWN BIKE AND BIKE HELMET (MANDATORY).
Event: Introduction to Archery at Bill Sadowski Park
Event Date: 02/04/18 10:30AM
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.<br><br>
Event: Talks in the Park - Speaker Series (Free)
Event Date: 02/08/18 07:30PM
Contact #: 305-944-6111
Location: 17530 West Dixie Highway
Description: Bring a friend or two to the park after dark to learn about some fascinating topics in and around our local community. Series meets at Greynolds Park - Boathouse. Featured Speaker: Miami-Dade Fire Rescue, Venom One Unit - Jeff Fobb. *The Arch Creek Trust will be hosting hors d'oeuvres and wine for donations*
Event: Volunteer EcoAction Day at Crandon Park
Event Date: 02/10/18 09:00AM
Contact #: 305-361-6767
Location: 6767 Crandon Blvd.
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 repellent, work gloves, small hand tools, and protection from the sun. Long shirts/pants, water, hats, and sunglasses are highly recommended.
Event: Volunteer EcoAction Day at Arch Creek Park
Event Date: 02/10/18 10:00AM
Contact #: 305-944-6111
Location: 1855 NE 135th Street
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 repellent, work gloves, small hand tools, and protection from the sun. Long shirts/pants, water, hats, and sunglasses are highly recommended.
Event: Peacock Bass Kayak Fishing
Event Date: 02/11/18 08:00AM
Contact #: 305-255-4767
Location: 17555 SW 79 Avenue
Description: Join an expert guide while fishing from a Wilderness Systems Tarpon 140 fishing kayak along the Cutler Drain Canal system targeting the aggressive Butterfly Peacock Bass. Your guide will be available during your excursion to assist with fishing techniques, recommending spots, lure selection, knot tying, etc.. The guide will also be available before the tour to help select the proper gear, but you must provide your own gear and fishing license. These trips are catch and release.
Event: Coral Gables Waterway Canoe Tour
Event Date: 02/11/18 10:00AM
Contact #: (305) 666-5883
Location: 3401 SW 72 Avenue
Description: Explore the history of Coral Gables in this leisurely canoe paddle through the City Beautiful. This guided tour will teach you all about the man-made waterway’s delightful blend of unique vistas, abundant wildlife, and historic landmarks. This trip meets at the A.D. Barnes Park Nature Center; please bring plenty of drinking water (at least one quart), closed-toe shoes, and protection from the sun.<br><br>
Event: Crandon Family Bike Adventure
Event Date: 02/11/18 10:00AM
Contact #: 305-361-6767
Location: 6767 Crandon Blvd.
Description: Explore the southernmost barrier island of the US on bicycle while experiencing the natural tropical beauty, rich history and abundant wildlife of Key Biscayne. This 4-mile leisurely, naturalist-guided bike trip through Crandon Park includes stops at the Crandon Gardens, Crandon Park Beach, Bear Cut Reserve, Fossil Reef Overlook, and the Crandon Park Visitor & Nature Center. This trip meets at the Crandon Gardens located by Crandon Park South Beach. Please bring YOUR OWN BIKE AND BIKE HELMET (MANDATORY).
Event: Introduction to Archery at Arch Creek Park
Event Date: 02/11/18 01:00PM
Contact #: 305-944-6111
Location: 1855 NE 135th Street
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: Sweetheart Campfire & Moonlight Hike
Event Date: 02/14/18 07:00PM
Contact #: 305-944-6111
Location: 1855 NE 135th Street
Description: Enjoy a romantic moonlight stroll through our lush tropical hardwook hammock while learning about the different types of species that call it home. Then snuggle up with your sweetheart around the campfire while listening to love stories. Bring light refreshments to enjoy around the campfire as this is an adult only program, 18+.<br><br>
Event: Creatures of the Night at Greynolds Park
Event Date: 02/16/18 06:30PM
Contact #: 305-949-1741
Location: 17530 West Dixie Highway
Description: Come learn about the mysteries of the night and see what lurks around our park when the lights go out! Our naturalists will guide you through the park’s nature trails in search of its nocturnal residents including eastern screech owls, raccoons, night spiders, and more. This program meets at the Greynolds Park at 22nd Ave & Miami Gardens Drive Entrance; please bring comfortable closed-toe shoes, insect repellant, and a flashlight.<br><br>
Event: Tales & Trails-Old Time Pioneers
Event Date: 02/17/18 11:00AM
Contact #: 305-944-6111
Location: 1855 NE 135th Street
Description: Join us for a free program to engage children and families in fun, educational, outdoor experiences that enhance their appreciation for nature and the environment.Each month, the park will feature a reading of a specially selected nature-themed children's book, as well as various arts, science and nature activities. This is a completely free program.
Event: Sunset Kayak Adventure
Event Date: 02/17/18 04:00PM
Contact #: 305-361-5421
Location: 4000 Crandon Blvd.
Description: Enjoy the sea birds soaring overhead as you paddle your way around Pelican Island and into the mangrove forest while the sun slowly sets. Then paddle back through the marina for a picturesque view: a horizon that blends the skyline and clouds, dotted with the silhouettes of boats. This trip meets at the Crandon Park Marina; please bring plenty of drinking water (at least one quart), closed-toe shoes, and protection from the sun.
Event: Volunteer EcoAction Day at Castellow Hammock
Event Date: 02/18/18 09:00AM
Contact #: 305-242-7688
Location: 22301 SW 162nd Ave
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 repellent, 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 A.D. Barnes Park
Event Date: 02/18/18 01:00PM
Contact #: (305) 666-5883
Location: 3401 SW 72 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: Coral Gables Waterway CanoeTour
Event Date: 02/19/18 10:00AM
Contact #: 305-662-4124
Location: 3401 SW 72 Avenue
Description: Explore the history of Coral Gables in this leisurely canoe paddle through the City Beautiful. This guided tour will teach you all about the man-made waterway’s delightful blend of unique vistas, abundant wildlife, and historic landmarks. This trip meets at the A.D. Barnes Park Nature Center; please bring plenty of drinking water (at least one quart), closed-toe shoes, and protection from the sun.<br><br>
Event: Talks in the Park - Speaker Series (Free)
Event Date: 02/22/18 07:30PM
Contact #: 305-944-6111
Location: 17530 West Dixie Highway
Description: Bring a friend or two to the park after dark to learn about some fascinating topics in and around our local community. Series meets at Greynolds Park - Boathouse. Featured Speaker: Pelican Harbor Seabird Station. *The Arch Creek Trust will be hosting hors d'oeuvres and wine for donations*
Event: Campfire & Night Walk at Arch Creek Park
Event Date: 02/23/18 06:30PM
Contact #: 305-944-6111
Location: 1855 NE 135th Street
Description: Take a night-time stroll into some of the various natural ecosystems of Miami 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 repellent, and a flashlight. Feel free to bring your own marshmallows to roast on our campfire.
Event: Introduction to Archery at Bill Sadowski Park
Event Date: 02/24/18 10:30AM
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.<br><br>
Event: Chapman Field Kayak Trek
Event Date: 02/25/18 10:00AM
Contact #: 305-255-4767
Location: 13600 SW Guadalajara Street
Description: Learn about the history and ecology of this once-airfield turned park as you paddle through a variety of South Florida habitats. Fish and birds are plentiful as you journey through a mangrove forest, past an active bird rookery and into the Biscayne Bay. This trip meets at the Chapman Field Park launch ramp; please bring plenty of drinking water (at least one quart), closed-toe shoes, and protection from the sun.
Event: Crandon Family Bike Adventure
Event Date: 02/25/18 10:00AM
Contact #: 305-361-6767
Location: 6767 Crandon Blvd.
Description: Explore the southernmost barrier island of the US on bicycle while experiencing the natural tropical beauty, rich history and abundant wildlife of Key Biscayne. This 4-mile leisurely, naturalist-guided bike trip through Crandon Park includes stops at the Crandon Gardens, Crandon Park Beach, Bear Cut Reserve, Fossil Reef Overlook, and the Crandon Park Visitor & Nature Center. This trip meets at the Crandon Gardens located by Crandon Park South Beach. Please bring YOUR OWN BIKE AND BIKE HELMET (MANDATORY).
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