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The afterschool program will be held August 22 - June 9, 2017, Monday - Friday, throughout the school year and school vacation breaks, from 2 - 6 p.m., at 31 Miami-Dade park locations.
- Price: $25- $35 per week. Qualifying families can receive financial aid.
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 Sports, Play and Active Recreation for Kids (SPARK) activities and homework help during the school year.
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
Donate to the Fit2Play Scholarship Fund to help at-risk youth attend Miami-Dade Parks' Fit2Play Health, Wellness and Obesity Prevention Afterschool program.
Your donation will help kids have a safe place to go after school where they will receive homework help, participate in physical fitness activities, learn about nutrition and lifelong sports like golf and tennis, keeping them engaged, learning, active and off the streets.
- Country Village Park
- Gwen Cherry Park (Y.E.T.)
- Highland Oaks Park (OLR),
- Jefferson Reaves Park (TCT)
- Martin Luther King, Jr. Park
- Marva Y. Bannerman Park
- North Glade Park
- Oak Grove Park (OLR)
- Ojus Park
- 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
- Tropical Estates Park
- Westwind Lakes Park (OLR)
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