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Nominate an outstanding woman today!
Nominations are being accepted now through Oct. 12, for the 31st annual In the Company of Women Awards, scheduled for March 7, 2019. Nominate a deserving woman leader in one of 13 professional and civic categories to receive this prestigious award.
Register for afterschool dance program
Sign up your child for our affordable new afterschool dance program and they will have a blast learning modern, salsa, hip-hop, and ballet dance styles. Classes are held Monday - Friday, from 2 p.m. - 6 p.m., at the Ron Ehmann Park.
For more information, call Mercy Morgan at 786-315-5410. Register in person at the Ron Ehmann Park weedays from 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Seaweed on County beaches
Miami-Dade Parks is working diligently within the parameters set by the Department of Environmental protection (DEP) and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) to address the enormous amounts of seaweed affecting our beaches. We presently have permission to gently till the seaweed back towards the ocean from the high tide mark. We are required to ask for ''special conditions'' to operate heavy machinery on beaches during turtle nesting season.
While seaweed may feel like a nuisance, it is highly beneficial to our beaches. It serves as habitat and nourishment for marine life, provides nutrients to the shore, and can replenish eroded areas. If the beach experience isn't pleasant, consider a visit to one of our pools. Thank you for your patience.
Register now for Fit2Play, an afterschool program
The award-winning Fit2Play afterschool program will be held Monday through Friday, from 2 - 6 p.m., beginning Aug. 20, 2018 through June 6, 2019. Activities include Sports, Play, and Active Recreation for Kids (S.P.A.R.K.), homework help, and more. Register today!
Get moving with free Community Fitness Series
Miami-Dade Parks is hosting a free Community Fitness Program now through Nov. 17 at six park locations. Exercise classes include Zumba, bootcamp fitness, yoga, tai chi and nutrition education classes.Back to Top Page Last Edited: Mon Sep 17, 2018 9:25:17 AM
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