Free workshops at local libraries

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The Miami-Dade Public Library System aims to keep children and teens engaged and learning during the summer with a variety of hands-on educational workshops throughout June and July. Workshops are limited to a certain number of participants; click on link for each individual library to check availability. Here are the scheduled free workshops: Sculpt Your Own Superhero. Local […]

Free outdoor jazz at MOCA

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The last Friday of the month brings a free concert and free admission at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 770 NE 125 St., North Miami. The museum is open by donation from 7 to 10 p.m. during this event. (Admission is always free for children under 12, North Miami residents and city employees.) Plus, there is plenty of free […]

Miami Beach Food Truck & Music Fest

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The Miami Beach Food Truck & Music Fest takes place the fourth Wednesday of every month at North Shore Bandshell-Ocean Terrace. The food and music fest features mobile food trucks, free entertainment and participation by area restaurants from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Live music is 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. The food truck lineup […]

Free Big Night in Little Haiti

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Big Night in Little Haiti takes place on the third Friday of the month, with children’s activities as well as artists, arts and crafts and food vendors from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. There is free admission and free parking. The June 19 event will include a celebration of Fete de la Musique. The headliner will […]

Miami Shores free fun runs for all ages

Cross-Country Coach Brother John Corcoran (pictured pointing from the front, left hand side of the photo) heads the 17th Annual Summer Fun Runs.

The Archbishop Curley Notre Dame Prep Cross-Country team invites the community to join the free Summer Fun Runs every Tuesday and Thursday at 6:30 p.m.  through July 30. The group meets at the Miami Shores Recreation Center, 9617 Park Dr., Miami Shores, FL 33138. This school and community tradition has grown from about seven runners per week […]

Free concert of new music

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Kendall Sound Art, which performs new music, presents a free concert at the West Kendall Regional Public Library on the second Saturday of the month. Catalina Von Wrangell is the featured composer on Saturday, June 13. The concert begins at 3 p.m. The West Kendall Regional Public Library is at 10201 Hammocks Blvd., Miami, Florida 33196.