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For Immediate Release:
April 14, 2011

Media Contact:
Cathy Guerra
ferrec@miamidade.gov
305-235-1668



Miami-Dade County Park's Nature Centers Offer an Open House for Nature Adventure Summer Camps


(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 
Join Miami-Dade Parks EcoAdventures™ at an open house for their Nature Adventure Summer Camps on Saturday, May 21st from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at the following Miami-Dade Parks nature centers:

  • Sense of Wonder Nature Center at A.D. Barnes Park - 3401 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami
  • Bill Sadowski Park & Nature Center - 17555 SW 79 Avenue, Palmetto Bay
  • Greynolds Park Boathouse - 17530 West Dixie Highway, North Miami Beach

This is a great opportunity for parents and their children to learn more about the EcoAdventures™ Nature Adventure Summer Camp programs available for youth and teens. The Youth Nature Adventure Camps have educational and fun activities such as exploring nature trails, interactive presentations, hands-on activities, field trips and much more! The Nature Adventure Camps for teens offers a variety of unique outdoor adventures, such as canoeing, paddle boarding, snorkeling and swamp tromps! Nature Adventure Summer Camps are available at the following locations:

Youth Nature Adventure Camps
  • Deering Estate at Cutler/Bill Sadowski Park & Nature Center
    Eco-Explorers (Ages 6-8 years)
    17555 S.W. 79th Avenue, Palmetto Bay (Bill Sadowski Park)
    305-255-4767 or 305-235-1668 ext. 233
  • Deering Estate at Cutler
    Discovery Camp (Ages 9-11 years)
    16701 SW 72 Avenue, Miami
    305-235-1668 ext. 233
  • Greynolds Park
    Camp Manatee (Ages 6-11 years)
    17530 West Dixie Highway, North Miami Beach
    305-948-2891/305-944-6111
  • Sense of Wonder Nature Center at A.D. Barnes Park
    Nature Detectives (Ages 6-8 years)
    Nature Explorers (Ages 9-12 years)
    3401 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami
    305-662-4124

Teen Nature Adventure Camps

  • Deering Estate at Cutler
    Camp Ikana Okee "Sea & Land" (Ages 12-15 years)
    16701 SW 72 Avenue, Miami
    305-235-1668 ext. 233
  • Greynolds Park
    Camp Kingfisher - New! (Ages 12-16)
    17530 West Dixie Highway, North Miami Beach
    305-948-2891/305-944-6111
  • Matheson Hammock Park
    Camp on the Sea (Ages 12-17)
    9610 Old Cutler Road, Coral Gables
    305-255-4767 (Bill Sadowski Park & Nature Center)
    Camp on the Sea offers convenient drop-off & pick-up at A.D. Barnes Park and Bill Sadowski Park.
  • Tropical Park
    Fishing Camp (Freshwater) - New! (Ages 9-15)
    In Partnership with Florida Fish & Wildlife Commission
    7900 S.W. 40th Street (Bird Road)
    305-255-4767/305-365-3018


 

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