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Camps will be held August 24, 2015 - June 10, 2016, Monday - Friday, throughout the school year and school vacation breaks, from 2 - 6 p.m., at 32 Miami-Dade park locations.
- Price: $25- $35 per week. Qualifying families can receive financial aid. Miami-Dade County Parks also offers transportation from select schools to select Fit2Play™ park sites for an additional charge.
Kids will enjoy fun, fully-supervised programming after school with activities focused on fitness, nutrition and wellness, and developing their appreciation of nature, science and the cultural arts.
Each day's session begins with homework help, during the school year, and is followed by Sports, Play and Active Recreation for Kids (SPARK) activities.
Camp leaders are trained recreation professionals, and certified physical fitness and nutrition specialists. With parental permission, registrants may participate in the UHealth Study used to track fitness levels, nutritional needs and progress. Physical fitness assessments include a sit-and-reach test, timed sit-up and push-up test, pacer test, and 400-meter run.
Under the supervision of Miami-Dade Parks certified therapeutic recreation specialists, registrants with disabilities can choose to participate in groups composed exclusively of kids with disabilities or alongside children without disabilities.
Support the Fit2Play™ Scholarship Fund
Dollars donated to the scholarship fund receive 100% matching funds, and more importantly, keep kids healthy, off the streets, engaged and safe.
Donate Now to help an underserved child attend after-school or summer camp.
Local 10 Story on Fit2Play After-School Program
Miami's ABC-TV news affiliate, WPLG-TV/Channel 10, aired a news story on the Miami-Dade Parks Fit2Play™ After-School Program that's making fitness and nutrition fun for kids!
- Check out the story and see how much fun and how impactful Fit2Play™ is for kids after school.
- Arcola Lakes Park
- Country Village Park
- Greynolds Park
- Gwen Cherry Park (Y.E.T.)
- Highland Oaks Park (OLR),
- Jefferson Reaves Park (TCT)
- Little River Park
- Martin Luther King, Jr. Park
- North Glade Park
- Oak Grove Park (OLR)
- Olinda Park
- Sydney Wynn Park at Arcola
- West Little River Park
- Bird Lakes Park
- Continental Park (OLR)
- Kendale Lakes Park
- North Trail Park
- Rockway Park
- Ruben Dario Park
- Westwind Lakes Park (OLR)
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