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October

Event: Volunteer EcoAction Day at Bill Sadowski Park
Event Date: 10/01/16 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: Introduction to Archery at A.D. Barnes Park
Event Date: 10/01/16 10:00AM
Contact #: 305-662-4124
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: Key Biscayne Kayak Adventure
Event Date: 10/01/16 01:00PM
Contact #: 305-361-6767
Location: 6767 Crandon Blvd.
Description: Let our naturalists take you on a journey along the shores of a land that has witnessed the comings and goings of man for over 2,000 years, from the Tequesta tribes to the pirates that shipwrecked offshore. Paddle over sea-grass beds and sand flats as you make your way past an ancient fossilized reef and into the serene mangrove forests. This trip meets at the Crandon Park Nature Center; please bring plenty of drinking water (at least one quart), closed-toe shoes, and protection from the sun.
Event: Matheson Mangrove Kayak Trek
Event Date: 10/02/16 10:00AM
Contact #: 305-662-4124
Location: 3401 SW 72 Avenue
Description: Immerse yourself in the remarkable beauty of Biscayne Bay. Travel with your naturalist-guide through mangroves, the world's only salt-water trees, and discover a world filled with Brown Pelicans, Osprey, Great Blue Herons, Nurse Sharks, Sting Rays, and more. This is one adventure you'll never forget. This trip meets at the wading beach in Matheson Hammock Park.
Event: Camp Manatee: One Day Nature Camp
Event Date: 10/03/16 08:00AM
Contact #: 305-666-5885
Location: 17530 West Dixie Highway
Description: Let your child explore the wild side of the parks in this nature-based camp packed with fun and educational programming. Campers will perform scientific experiments, go on environmental fieldtrips, and engage in athletic activities in the great outdoors while under the safety of our staff's supervision. This camp meets at the Greynolds Park Boathouse; please bring drinking water, comfortable closed-toe shoes, lunch, and protection from the sun. Field trip fees are additional.
Event: Camp Black Bear: One Day Nature Camp
Event Date: 10/03/16 08:00AM
Contact #: 305-666-5885
Location: 3401 SW 72 Avenue
Description: Let your child explore the wild side of the parks in this nature-based camp packed with fun and educational programming. Campers will perform scientific experiments, go on environmental fieldtrips, and engage in athletic activities in the great outdoors while under the safety of our staff's supervision. This camp meets at the A.D. Barnes Park Nature Center; please bring drinking water, comfortable closed-toe shoes, lunch, and protection from the sun. Field trip fees are additional.
Event: Investigative Ghost Tour
Event Date: 10/07/16 08:00PM
Contact #: 305-944-6111
Location: 1855 NE 135th Street
Description: Join park naturalists and Messengers Paranormal to explore the haunted woods of historic Arch Creek Park on this supernatural walking tour! Before the walk, hear paranormal experiences and see evidence captured by seasoned investigators. This program meets at the park Nature Center and is not recommended for children under 9; please bring comfortable closed-toe shoes, insect repellent, a flashlight, and tools to capture paranormal evidence (digital/video cameras, voice recorders, EMF detectors, etc.).
Event: Volunteer EcoAction Day
Event Date: 10/08/16 09:00AM
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 repellant, 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 Bill Sadowski Park
Event Date: 10/08/16 10:00AM
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.
Event: Key Biscayne Kayak Adventure
Event Date: 10/08/16 01:00PM
Contact #: 305-361-6767
Location: 6767 Crandon Blvd.
Description: Let our naturalists take you on a journey along the shores of a land that has witnessed the comings and goings of man for over 2,000 years, from the Tequesta tribes to the pirates that shipwrecked offshore. Paddle over sea-grass beds and sand flats as you make your way past an ancient fossilized reef and into the serene mangrove forests. This trip meets at the Crandon Park Nature Center; please bring plenty of drinking water (at least one quart), closed-toe shoes, and protection from the sun.
Event: Sea Kayak & Snorkel Adventure
Event Date: 10/09/16 09:30AM
Contact #: 305-361-6767
Location: 6767 Crandon Blvd.
Description: Kayak on the beautiful shallow waters of Key Biscayne and explore the protected areas of the Bear Cut Preserve where land meets the sea. Join us as we paddle out past the sea-grass beds to a 6,000 year old fossil reef to snorkel and observe the tropical fish, spotted eagle rays, sea stars, and coastal birds that share this unique environment. This trip meets at the Crandon Park Nature Center; please bring plenty of drinking water (at least one quart), closed-toe shoes, and protection from the sun
Event: Oleta River Canoe Tour
Event Date: 10/09/16 10:30AM
Contact #: 305-944-6111
Location: 1855 NE 135th Street
Description: Amidst the hustle and bustle of city life in Miami, the Oleta River is an unchanged beacon for wildlife. Relive the river's historic past with park naturalists as you explore the transition of ecosystems in this natural haven for wading birds, osprey, fish, and the endangered manatee. This trip meets at East Greynolds Park, please bring plenty of drinking water (at least one quart), closed-toe shoes, and protection from the sun.
Event: Camp Black Bear: One Day Nature Camp
Event Date: 10/12/16 08:00AM
Contact #: 305-666-5885
Location: 3401 SW 72 Avenue
Description: Let your child explore the wild side of the parks in this nature-based camp packed with fun and educational programming. Campers will perform scientific experiments, go on environmental fieldtrips, and engage in athletic activities in the great outdoors while under the safety of our staff's supervision. This camp meets at the A.D. Barnes Park Nature Center; please bring drinking water, comfortable closed-toe shoes, lunch, and protection from the sun. Field trip fees are additional.
Event: Camp Manatee: One Day Nature Camp
Event Date: 10/12/16 08:00AM
Contact #: 305-666-5885
Location: 17530 West Dixie Highway
Description: Let your child explore the wild side of the parks in this nature-based camp packed with fun and educational programming. Campers will perform scientific experiments, go on environmental fieldtrips, and engage in athletic activities in the great outdoors while under the safety of our staff's supervision. This camp meets at the Greynolds Park Boathouse; please bring drinking water, comfortable closed-toe shoes, lunch, and protection from the sun. Field trip fees are additional.
Event: Sunset Kayak Adventure
Event Date: 10/14/16 06:00PM
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: Vamos a Pescar Family Fishing Camp
Event Date: 10/14/16 06:30PM
Contact #: 305-255-4767
Location: 17555 SW 79 Avenue
Description: Bring your family along to this 2-day event in partnership with Vamos a Pescar. Your family will leave with the knowledge required for ethical angling and the fishing gear provided for all participants which is yours to keep. Camp Hours are 6:30pm-8:30pm on Friday where we will learn valuable fishing information such as fish biology and identification, various fishing techniques, and 10am-4pm on Saturday where you will perfect your family's fishing skills.
Event: Volunteer EcoAction Day
Event Date: 10/15/16 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 repellant, work gloves, small hand tools, and protection from the sun. Long shirts/pants, water, hats, and sunglasses are highly recommended.
Event: Sunset Kayak Adventure
Event Date: 10/15/16 06:00PM
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: Campfire & Owl Walk
Event Date: 10/21/16 07:30PM
Contact #: 305-255-4767
Location: 17555 SW 79 Avenue
Description: Enjoy an evening of discovery in the world of owls! Start the night with a presentation all about these nocturnal birds before entering the nature trails to search for them with a guide. See the difference of the park after dark and encounter other nocturnal natives such as raccoons and night spiders. This program meets at the park Nature Center; please bring comfortable closed-toe shoes, insect repellant, and a flashlight. Feel free to bring your own marshmallows to roast on our campfire following the walk
Event: Investigative Ghost Tour
Event Date: 10/21/16 08:00PM
Contact #: 305-944-6111
Location: 1855 NE 135th Street
Description: Join park naturalists and Messengers Paranormal to explore the haunted woods of historic Arch Creek Park on this supernatural walking tour! Before the walk, hear paranormal experiences and see evidence captured by seasoned investigators. This program meets at the park Nature Center and is not recommended for children under 9; please bring comfortable closed-toe shoes, insect repellent, a flashlight, and tools to capture paranormal evidence (digital/video cameras, voice recorders, EMF detectors, etc.).
Event: Key Biscayne Kayak Adventure
Event Date: 10/22/16 09:00AM
Contact #: 305-361-6767
Location: 6767 Crandon Blvd.
Description: Let our naturalists take you on a journey along the shores of a land that has witnessed the comings and goings of man for over 2,000 years, from the Tequesta tribes to the pirates that shipwrecked offshore. Paddle over sea-grass beds and sand flats as you make your way past an ancient fossilized reef and into the serene mangrove forests. This trip meets at the Crandon Park Nature Center; please bring plenty of drinking water (at least one quart), closed-toe shoes, and protection from the sun.
Event: Volunteer EcoAction Day
Event Date: 10/22/16 09:00AM
Contact #: (305) 666-5883
Location: 3401 SW 72 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 repellant, work gloves, small hand tools, and protection from the sun. Long shirts/pants, water, hats, and sunglasses are highly recommended.
Event: Campfire & Night Walk
Event Date: 10/22/16 07:30PM
Contact #: 305-242-7688
Location: 22301 SW 162nd Ave
Description: Take a night-time stroll into some of the various natural ecosystems of South Florida 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 Castellow Hammock Park; please bring comfortable closed-toe shoes, insect repellant, and a flashlight. Feel free to bring your own marshmallows to roast on our campfire following the walk.
Event: Matheson Mangrove Kayak Trek
Event Date: 10/23/16 10:00AM
Contact #: (305) 666-5883
Location: 3401 SW 72 Avenue
Description: Immerse yourself in the remarkable beauty of Biscayne Bay. Travel with your naturalist-guide through mangroves, the world's only salt-water trees, and discover a world filled with Brown Pelicans, Osprey, Great Blue Herons, Nurse Sharks, Sting Rays, and more. This is one adventure you'll never forget. This trip meets at the wading beach in Matheson Hammock Park.
Event: Oleta River Canoe Tour
Event Date: 10/23/16 10:30AM
Contact #: 305-944-6111
Location: 1855 NE 135th Street
Description: Amidst the hustle and bustle of city life in Miami, the Oleta River is an unchanged beacon for wildlife. Relive the river's historic past with park naturalists as you explore the transition of ecosystems in this natural haven for wading birds, osprey, fish, and the endangered manatee. This trip meets at East Greynolds Park, please bring plenty of drinking water (at least one quart), closed-toe shoes, and protection from the sun.
Event: Sunrise Kayak Adventure
Event Date: 10/29/16 06:30AM
Contact #: 305-361-5421
Location: 4000 Crandon Blvd.
Description: Watch the sunrise from your kayak and see the world awaken as you paddle through Crandon Park with a naturalist guide. Discover shore birds and other ocean life while admiring the peaceful scenery. This trip meets at the Crandon Park Marina.
Event: Volunteer EcoAction Day
Event Date: 10/29/16 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 repellant, 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 Bill Sadowski Park
Event Date: 10/29/16 02:00PM
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.
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