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August
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  08/29/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks advises boaters to call and plan ahead before heading to marinas during the Labor Day Holiday Weekend
  08/28/2014 - Enjoy Free Admission and a Variety of Activities at the Deering Estate at Cutler's Fee-Free ''P.L.A.Y.'' Day
  08/27/2014 - Free Exhibit Evening at the Deering Estate at Cutler Season Culmination Exhibit: Alumni and Project Residency Artists
  08/26/2014 - The Deering Estate Foundation Announces Weeks-Wulf Gift
  08/26/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks, Diveheart and Ortho Pro Associates Present a Free ''Diveheart Scuba Experience'' for People With Disabilities
  08/18/2014 - Call to Youth Artists for the Youth Arts Exhibit at the Deering Estate at Cutler
  08/15/2014 - Miami-Dade Parks and Miami-Dade Commission Vice Chair Lynda Bell to unveil the new ''Live Like Bella Park''
  08/14/2014 - The Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade Receives a $5,300 Quality Of Life Grant from Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation to Support Miami-Dade Parks Disability Services' Hand-Cycling Program
  08/07/2014 - Sponsorship and Volunteer Opportunities available for the Fourth Annual Miami Soccer Festival
  08/07/2014 - Gratigny Plateau Park celebrates its grand opening with a Community Block Party
  08/06/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks joins the Miami-Dade County Commission for Women and the League of Women's Voters of Miami-Dade County in announcing the Women's Equality Day Celebration ''Emerging Voters: Don't Take it for Granted'' at the Women's Park

July
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  07/31/2014 - Enjoy Free Admission and a Variety of Activities at the Deering Estate at Cutler's Fee-Free ''P.L.A.Y.'' Days
  07/29/2014 - Summer Cabaret Concert at the Deering Estate at Cutler Featuring Wendy Pedersen
  07/29/2014 - Reebok CrossFit Games crowns Miami-Dade County Parks Employee Shawn Ramirez ''Fittest on Earth''
  07/28/2014 - Swim for a cause at iSWIM for Jenny, August 9 -15
  07/17/2014 - Public Meeting Announcement
  07/16/2014 - Miami-Dade Parks, Miami-Dade District 2 Commissioner Jean Monestime and the Gwen Cherry Park Foundation announce the completion of new development at NFL Y.E.T. at Gwen Cherry Park
  07/15/2014 - Improvements underway on dog-friendly amenities at Chapman Field Park
  07/15/2014 - Tomorrow's Unveiling of the future Twin Lakes Park has been cancelled
  07/14/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks and Miami-Dade County District 2 Commissioner Jean Monestime to unveil plans for a future Community Park
  07/07/2014 - Miami-Dade Parks and Miami-Dade District 9 Commissioner Dennis Moss announce newly completed development at Ben Shavis Park and Sharman Park
  07/07/2014 - Summer Cabaret Concert at the Deering Estate at Cutler featuring Davis and Dow
  07/03/2014 - Miami-Dade Parks and Aktion Parks break ground on South Florida's first Watersports Complex
  07/02/2014 - The Deering Estate at Cutler Demonstrates how going ''Out Is In'' this July by offering Free admission on Sunday, July 20th

June
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  06/27/2014 - Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade awarded the Florida Recreation and Park Association's (FRPA) Corporate Support Award
  06/27/2014 - The Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade is chosen as a partner of the National Inclusion Project to further enhance Miami-Dade Parks' recreational opportunities for Children with Disabilities
  06/26/2014 - Mayor's Cup Youth Golf Series encouraging kids to give golf a swing this summer
  06/25/2014 - Enjoy Free Admission and a Variety of Activities at the Deering Estate at Cutler's Fee-Free ''P.L.A.Y.'' Days
  06/23/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks is extending its free ''Enhance Fitness'' Exercise Classes to 'Veterans' age 55 and over
  06/17/2014 - Lost Girls Theatre Presents ''Endless Song'' by Andie Arthur at the Deering Estate at Cutler's Theatre Lab
  06/17/2014 - AVMED challenges Miami-Dade Parks' Fit2play Summer Campers to Get fit through the Morning Mile Program
  06/17/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks invites Youth Football Teams to register for the Mayor's Cup Flag Football Tournament
  06/16/2014 - Celebrate America's Birthday at Black Point Park and Marina
  06/13/2014 - Actors with intellectual disabilities show us ''Life's a Beach'' in a free live dance-musical presented by Miami-Dade County Parks Disability Services
  06/12/2014 - The Deering Estate at Cutler announces launch of Blue Star Museum Program
  06/11/2014 - Wild Morning Mile presented by AVMED at Zoo Miami kicks off Miami-Dade Parks' Fit2play Summer Camp Morning Mile Program
  06/11/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks Marinas Hosting Free ''National Marina Day'' Festivities on Saturday
  06/04/2014 - Areas of Chapman Field Park temporarily closed for soil testing
  06/02/2014 - $20,000 in cash prizes awarded at the 11th Annual Blue Water Fishing Classic

May
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  05/30/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks Hosts Community Celebration Honoring the Women's Park Founder Roxcy O'neal
  05/29/2014 - Redland Summer Fruit Festival at the Fruit & Spice Park
  05/28/2014 - Bug vs. Wild: Air Potato Vine-Eating Beetle Student-Run Lab Unveiled
  05/27/2014 - Summer Butterfly Walks at the Deering Estate at Cutler
  05/23/2014 - Bug vs. Wild: Air Potato Vine-Eating Beetle to be reared in first ever Student-Run Lab
  05/22/2014 - The 2014 Grovehouse Artists Exhibit Opening at the Deering Estate at Cutler
  05/20/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks and Miami-Dade District 7 Commissioner Xavier Suarez to celebrate the newly renovated Crandon Park Marina on June 4
  05/20/2014 - Miami-Dade County parks advises boaters to call and plan ahead before heading to marinas during the Memorial Day holiday weekend
  05/16/2014 - The Women's Park and FIU's Center for Women's and Gender Studies announce 2014 High School Essay Writing Competition winners
  05/16/2014 - Free lecture at the Deering Estate at Cutler: "An Investigation into the Image of the Ecological Indian in the Woodland Period at Crystal River or - Oyster Exploitation?"
  05/12/2014 - Celebrate Father's Day with a Cruise on Biscayne Bay
  05/09/2014 - 11th Annual Blue Water Fishing Classic kicks off South Florida Summer Fishing Season
  05/08/2014 - Dade Heritage Trust honors William N. Irvine, Director of the Deering Estate at Cutler, with a Dade Heritage Trust Preservation Award
  05/07/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks' "GEM" Summer Camps empowering tween/teen girls through arts and science
  05/06/2014 - Million Trees Miami leverages TD Green Streets Grant to Northside Metrorail Station
  05/05/2014 - Summer Cabaret Concert Series at The Deering Estate at Cutler

April
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  04/30/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks and Miami-Dade District 12 Commissioner Jose "Pepe" Diaz to dedicate new fitness court at North Trail Park on Saturday, May 3
  04/28/2014 - Free "Speaking Sustainably" Lecture series at The Deering Estate at Cutler
  04/26/2014 - Mayor's Cup Youth Golf Series encouraging kids to give golf a swing this summer
  04/25/2014 - Enjoy Free Admission and a Variety of Activities at the Deering Estate at Cutler's Fee-Free ''P.L.A.Y.'' Days
  04/25/2014 - New Soar Park Senior Center Opened
  04/24/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks And Miami-Dade County District 7 Commissioner Xavier Suarez Will Dedicate the New ''Dog-Friendly'' Park at Chapman Field Park on April 26
  04/21/2014 - Miami-Dade Community Action and Human Services, Miami-Dade County Parks and Miami-Dade County District 2 Commissioner Jean Monestime announce the grand opening of the new senior center at Soar Park on Wednesday, April 23
  04/18/2014 - Children and teens make a huge impact at Amelia Earhart Park on Global Youth Service Day
  04/16/2014 - Rock icon Eddie Money headlines the 11th Annual Love-In Party in the Park
  04/15/2014 - The Deering Estate at Cutler celebrates youth artists at Youth Arts Day & Music Fest
  04/14/2014 - 2014 Rare Fruit Conference at the Fruit & Spice Park
  04/14/2014 - Free lecture at The Deering Estate at Cutler: "Hidden Histories of the Dry Tortugas"
  04/14/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks' fun & affordable 'Fit2Play' Summer Camps encouraging kids to stay active & fit all summer long
  04/11/2014 - Breakfast of Champions to feature NBA Champion James Jones
  04/10/2014 - Children and teens to beautify Amelia Earhart Park as part of Global Youth Service Day presented by Delta Dental
  04/09/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation, and Open Spaces Department announces: The Miami International Agriculture, Horse & Cattle Show returns to Tropical Park, April 11-13
  04/09/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks expands free Tai Chi classes for active adults 55+
  04/09/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks and Miami-Dade County District 10 Commissioner Javier D. Souto make way for a Future Improvement Project and Roadway Naming for Tropical Park
  04/03/2014 - Swim for Jenny Reception to raise funds for drowning prevention programs
  04/03/2014 - S'mores and mores at The Deering Estate at Cutler
  04/02/2014 - Miami-Dade Mayors team up for the 2nd Annual ''Bike305 Bike to Work Day'' on Thursday, April 3, at South Miami Metrorail Station
  04/02/2014 - Philadelphia Deputy Mayor Michael Diberardinis and NRPA President Barbara Tulipane among national speakers at The 2014 Great Park Summit
  04/02/2014 - Philadelphia Deputy Mayor Michael Diberardinis and NRPA President Barbara Tulipane among National Speakers at the 2014 Great Park Summit
  04/01/2014 - Mother's Day Brunch at the Historic Deering Estate at Cutler

March
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  03/31/2014 - UPS Employees Make a Difference at Highland Oaks Park
  03/27/2014 - The Deering Estate Festival of the Arts Features Visual, Literary and Performing Arts
  03/25/2014 - Free ''Speaking Sustainably'' Lecture Series at the Deering Estate at Cutler
  03/25/2014 - The Women's Park Announces 2014 High School Essay Writing Competition with over $1,000 in Cash Prizes
  03/25/2014 - The Mayor's Youth Sports Championship Series Initiative Brings the Miami Junior Tennis Cup to the Sony Open
  03/21/2014 - Deering Estate Festival of the Arts: Free Eco and Environmental Arts for Families
  03/21/2014 - Miami-Dade Marina SMS Alerts now Available for Boaters
  03/18/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks and Target presents a free live concert by Merengue Music Sensation Tony Swing on Friday, April 4
  03/17/2014 - Rotary Club of Perrine-Cutler Ridge/Palmetto Bay Adopts West Perrine Park
  03/17/2014 - ''Tales under the Stars'' Presented by the Miami-Dade Public Library System at the Deering Estate at Cutler
  03/14/2014 - Community Image Advisory Board Receives $20,000 grant from TD Green Streets to support the Million Trees Miami Initiative
  03/14/2014 - The Deering Estate Festival of the Arts Experience, Explore & Engage: Eco and Environmental Arts
  03/13/2014 - 4th Annual Redland Blues & Barbecue Festival at the Fruit & Spice Park Presented by Miami-Dade Parks & Miami-Dade County District 8 Commissioner Lynda Bell
  03/13/2014 - Walgreens Contributes $5,000 to Gratigny Plateau Park
  03/13/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks Joins HFSF in Presenting a Free Family Health & Wellness Fair at Deerwood Bonita Lakes Park
  03/12/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks to Host a Free Health Fair at the Women's Park on Saturday, March 22
  03/11/2014 - Call to Youth Artists for Youth Arts Day & Music Fest at the Deering Estate at Cutler
  03/06/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks to host the free "Paralympic Experience" event at Tropical Park on March 22
  03/06/2014 - Soccer 5 USA hosts Grand Opening at Amelia Earhart Park March 7-9, with a weekend of free soccer fun
  03/05/2014 - A.D. Barnes and Matheson Hammock Parks Identified as Macy's ''Heart Your Park'' Fundraising Program Recipients in Miami-Dade County
  03/04/2014 - Redland Festival Sabor Latino at the Fruit & Spice Park
  03/03/2014 - Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade receives $25,000 grant from the UPS Foundation for Highland Oaks Park Tree Planting

February
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  02/28/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks and The Knight Foundation present a free Caribbean-Reggae Concert at Goulds Park on Friday, March 7
  02/25/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks Announces: Community Image Advisory Board is now accepting nominations for local beautification efforts
  02/24/2014 - Free "Speaking Sustainability" lecture series at the Deering Estate at Cutler
  02/24/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks Issues Call for Seasonal Job Applicants; Accepting Applications February 24 - March 23 for Summer Positions
  02/24/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks and Miami-Dade County District 10 Commissioner Javier D. Souto Make Way for a Future Lighting Project at Westbrook Park
  02/20/2014 - Coral Gables Waterway Canoe Tour offered by Miami-Dade Parks Ecoadventures and the Coral Gables Museum
  02/19/2014 - The Deering Estate at Cutler hosts Archaeology Day in celebration of Florida Archaeology Month
  02/19/2014 - Anunciaron ganadoras de los premios En Compañía de Mujeres, presentado por Macy's, que serán aclamadas durante la 26 Repertición Anual de Premios
  02/18/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks "Fit2Play" spring break camps registration begins March 3
  02/18/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks joins HFSF in presenting a Free Health & Wellness Fair for active adults 55+ at Westwind Lakes Park
  02/18/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks and Miami-Dade County District 9 Commissioner Dennis Moss to celebrate the new facilities at Quail Roost Park and a grand re-opening at Goulds Park this Saturday
  02/18/2014 - The Deering Seafood Festival celebrates a Decade of Fun
  02/18/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks' ''Fit2play'' Spring Break Camps Registration Begins March 3
  02/14/2014 - Winners announced for the 26th Annual in the company of Women Awards Ceremony, presented by Macy's
  02/12/2014 - Vintage Auto Show at The Deering Estate at Cutler
  02/07/2014 - Kids with disabilities join their families for a day of adaptive arts & games at Kendall Indian Hammocks Park
  02/07/2014 - Celebrate Valentine's Day with the family on a night hike through Greynolds Park
  02/05/2014 - The Sights, Sounds & Flavors of Asia return to The Fruit & Spice Park for the 25th Annual Asian Culture Festival
  02/04/2014 - Enjoy a Romantic & Relaxing Cruise on Biscayne Bay
  02/03/2014 - The Deering Estate at Cutler's Living Artist Concert Series February Concert features "Black Heritage in Classical Music"

January
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  01/31/2014 - Free ''Speaking Sustainably'' Lecture Series at the Deering Estate at Cutler
  01/30/2014 - Erth's Dinosaur Zoo Live Comes to the South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center
  01/30/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks and Target Present a Free Live Concert Led by Salsa Legend Andy Harlow with the ''Charanga Time Band''
  01/27/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks introduces new "Enhance Fitness®" exercise classes as part of its free active adults 55+ program
  01/24/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks will join Miami-Dade County District 2 Commissioner Jean Monestime in unveiling the new ''Sidney Wynn Park at Arcola'' on Thursday, January 30, at 3:00 p.m.
  01/23/2014 - Free lecture at the Deering Estate at Cutler: ''Archaeology close to home - Biscayne National Park Updates: Maritime archaeology & Totten Key after Hurricane Sandy''
  01/23/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks and Skyward Kites present 21st Annual "Kite Day"at Haulover Park on February 16
  01/23/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks and Miami-Dade County District 10 Commissioner Javier D. Souto Make Way for New Restroom Facilities at the Women's Park
  01/21/2014 - First Quarter Moon Star Gazing Party Returns to the Fruit & Spice Park
  01/21/2014 - Featuring photography opening reception at The Deering Estate at Cutler
  01/17/2014 - Miami-Dade Parks & Miami-Dade District 7 Commissioner Xavier Suarez Announce Completed Renovations for Continental Park
  01/17/2014 - 15th Annual ''Moonlight & Music'' Valentine's Day Concert Featuring Nicole Henry at the Deering Estate at Cutler
  01/16/2014 - Miami-Dade Parks Announces the Start of Construction on Improvements to Haulover Beach Park
  01/14/2014 - New Theatre Space at the Deering Estate at Cutler Boosts Performing Arts in South Dade
  01/13/2014 - Volunteers to Beautify Sgt. Delancy Park During Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service
  01/10/2014 - Million Trees Miami Partnership will Transform Haulover Park with Tree Make-Over
  01/08/2014 - Free Presentation ''The Birds of Colombia'' at A.D. Barnes Park Nature Center
  01/08/2014 - Plays Go Local for Opening of Deering Estate's New Theatre
  01/07/2014 - January & February Classes & Workshops at the Fruit & Spice Park
  01/07/2014 - The Deering Estate at Cutler Welcomes Legendary Violin Virtuoso Charles Castleman as Part of its ''Living Artist Concert Series'' and Free Master Class The Mayor's Youth Sports Championship Series
  01/07/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks Joins HFSF in Presenting a Free Health & Wellness Fair for Active Adults 55+ at Continental Park
  01/06/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks' Top Ranked Nwba Miami Heat Wheels Team To Host Invitational Wheelchair Basketball Tournament
  01/03/2014 - Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces conservationist Rangel Diaz successfully completes his epic "Big Year" to chase 300 species of birds