|Address||10251 W Flagler Street, Miami, FL|
|Hours of Operation||Park: 7:00 a.m. - Sunset, Monday - Sunday
Office: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Monday - Friday
Building open various evenings and weekends for specific programs
|Amenities and Facilities|
Women's Park and Roxcy O'Neal Bolton Women's History Gallery
Art inspires us to dream more, learn more, do more, give more and become more.One of the first parks in the nation to be dedicated to women, the Women's Park stands in recognition of the diverse contributions women made to improve the quality of life in Miami-Dade County. This 15-acre lakeside park offers a walking path for visitors, the Leona Ferguson Cooper playground for children, the Roxcy O' Neal Bolton Women's Hisotory Gallery with exhibits changing every few months, a picnic pavilion and the newly completed Gates and Fences Project by Miami artist Lydia Rubio. The Gates and Fences Project, completed in partnership with Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs' Arts and Public Places program, illustrates the strength and power of women and recognizes their contributions in making our community a better place to live.
Adult ClassesCome join us for an exciting variety of adult classes. We have everything from knitting to womenï¿½s self-defense. Our class schedule changes often so please call for specific dates and times. We have a robust schedule of classes designed to improve your mind, body and your creative side. Come join us!
Pavilion RentalIf you are interested in holding your private event at our beautiful park, you can rent the picnic pavilion all year long. Please note, the pavilion does NOT have water or electricity but you are welcome to bring a generator for you event needs.
The Women's Park handles all requests for the rental or use of our inside meeting hall on a case-by-case basis. If you are interested in holding a meeting or private event at our facility please contact us directly at (305) 480-1717 for more information.
Please note, we DO NOT rent the inside facilities for private birthday parties or baby showers.
The Women's Park hosts events and activities throughout the year that encourage dialogue and discussion around topics central to women. This past August we celebrated ''Women's Equality Day.''We will also be hosting a Health Fair and a Girl Scout Recruitment event in 2013. Call us for more details (305) 480-1717.
Girls Empowering and Mentoring (GEM) Summer Camp
For five years, the Women's Park has hosted a ten-week-long summer camp designed specifically for young girls ages 11-16. This summer camp focuses on the arts and leaves the campers with a heightened sense of empowerment and creativity.
Activities range from arts instruction to field trips to recreational events. For more information please call (305) 480-1717. Registration for Summer 2014 will begin in May 2014.
In the Company of Women
Help celebrate the women that make Miami Dade County what it is! For twenty five years, the Park and the Miami-Dade County Parks Foundation have hosted this outstanding event.
Nominations are now open for the 2014 ''In The Company of Women'' awards ceremony.
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