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Open enrollment underway for ARTreach Arts classes at Miller Drive Park

MIAMI (September 20, 2017)

Recognizing that the Arts can enhance the quality of life of people of all ages and abilities, the Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department is set to begin a new cycle of ARTreach Arts Classes for children and adults at the Raices Hispanic Cultural Arts Center at Miller Drive Park, 5510 SW 94 Court, Miami. Open enrollment is underway for classes in the visual arts, dance, theater, ceramics, and puppetry arts.

ARTreach is an all-inclusive year-round classic and contemporary art education and enrichment program. Founded in May of 1996, the Raices Hispanic Heritage Arts and Culture Center cultivates, promotes, celebrates, and preserves the traditions found in Latin-American and Caribbean countries, and embraces South Florida’s cultural diversity.

The center is open Monday-Friday, from 9 a.m-6 p.m. For more information about ARTreach classes and enrollment, contact Natalie Prieto at 305-271-0812 or Natalie.Prieto@miamidade.gov/

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 and focused on Placemaking, Health and Fitness and Conservation and Stewardship. 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.