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

Registration is underway!

MIAMI (March 10, 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 is underway!

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.