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Miami-Dade Parks' "Fit2Play" Spring Break Camps serve up fun & adventure-filled play days for kids during spring recess

Registration begins March 1

MIAMI (February 15, 2017)

Keep your kids active, fit and engaged during the spring school break with one of these affordable and memory-making “Fit2Play™” Spring Break Camps being offered by the Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department. Registration begins on Wednesday, March 1, 2017.

Camps will be held April 10-14, 2017, Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., with early drop-off available at 7:30 a.m. and late pick-up until 6 p.m.

General Camp programs will thrill and challenge youngsters, ages 6-12, with a variety of activities from fitness, sports, and arts-and-crafts to games and exciting field trips. The cost for these camps is $40-$90/week, depending on the program. Financial assistance is available to those who qualify.

There are also Specialized Camps, which focus on a specific interest or need, including these camps for nature and wildlife-lovers:
Zoo Miami Spring Camp
Miami EcoAdventures™ Camps at A.D. “Doug” Barnes Park and Greynolds Park
Spring Camp at the Deering Estate

And for golf enthusiasts, there is a Junior Golf Camp at Crandon Golf Course.

Some parks offer online registration. For a complete list of camp locations and contacts visit the Miami-Dade Parks Fit2Play™ Spring Break Camps web page. The public may also dial 3-1-1 for the Miami-Dade County Information Hotline. Children with disabilities are welcome in all park programs. Contact the park manager to develop an inclusion plan as early as possible.

About Miami-Dade Parks
Miami-Dade Parks is the third largest county park system in the United States, consisting of 270 parks and 13,573 acres of land. It is one of the most unique park and recreation systems in the world. The non-profit Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade supports Miami-Dade Parks’ efforts to further develop Miami-Dade County’s world-class parks system for residents and visitors.