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ARTreach open house at Miller Drive Park, Oct. 6

Enjoy vibrant cultural arts performances and exhibits celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month!

MIAMI (October 02, 2017)

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, on Friday, October 6, 2017, from 6-8 p.m., the Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department will host an open house for the ARTreach Arts Program at the Raices Hispanic Heritage Arts and Culture Center at Miller Drive Park, 5510 SW 94 Court, Miami. The event will feature an array of vibrant theatrical-dance performances, visual arts displays, and more, that exemplify Hispanic cultural arts.  Entertainment will include a jazz quintet, from the University of Miami. Free and open to the public.
 
ARTreach is an all-inclusive classic and contemporary art education and enrichment program for children and adults. Enrollment is year-round for classes in the visual arts, dance, theater, ceramics, and puppetry arts. Fees range from $5-$15 per class.

Founded in May of 1996, the center cultivates, promotes, celebrates, and preserves the traditions found in Latin-American and Caribbean countries, and embraces South Florida’s cultural diversity.

For more information visit the web page, or 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.

Who:
Miami-Dade County Parks
What:
ARTreach Arts Program Open House - Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration!
When:
October 06, 2017 — 06:00 p.m. - 08:00 p.m.
Where:
Raices Hispanic Heritage Arts and Culture Center at Miller Drive Park, 5510 SW 94 Court, Miami.
Editor's Note:
A vibrant show of Hispanic theatrical-dance performances, visual arts displays, and more! Lots of great interview/photo opportunities from ARTreach teachers and program participants, as well the public.