(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- When school is out, the Deering Estate at Cutler is open for Winter Camp! The theme of this year's Winter Camp is "Native vs. Non-Native Species and Organisms." Children, ages 6-15, will go on hikes, biking tours, explorations and adventures around the Deering Estate. Camp is held from 9 am to 4 pm. Early drop off & late pick up are available for an additional fee. The cost is $115 for a three-day session, plus a one-time $12 annual registration fee. The following sessions will be offered: December 26 - 28, 2012 and January 2 - 4, 2013.
The Deering Estate also offers Mini-Camp on Teacher Planning Days. The next Teacher Planning Day Mini-Camp is on Friday, January 18th from 9 am to 4 pm.
Spring Camp will be held from March 25 - 29, 2013 and Summer Camp will be held from June 10 - August 16, 2013. For more information on camp and educational programs at the Deering Estate at Cutler, please visit www.deeringestate.org or call 305-235-1668 ext. 222.
About the Deering Estate at Cutler
The Deering Estate at Cutler, a Miami-Dade County Park, is located at 16701 SW 72 Avenue in Miami. This 444-acre natural and archeological preserve and historic site is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and serves as a center for education, culture and recreation. Historic house tours are offered daily at 10:30 am & 3:00 pm. Natural areas tours are offered daily at 12:30 pm (October - May). EcoAdventure Tours are also offered throughout the year for an additional fee. For more information on the Deering Estate's educational and cultural programs, please visit www.deeringestate.org.