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.  

Free Zumba gold classes for older adults

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Miami-Dade County Parks and Recreation Department has added new classes for adults 55 and older. The Active Older Adults Program is now offering free Zumba classes at two parks in Miami-Dade County. The zumba classes are set to energetic music and include lower impact exercise movements and easy-to-follow pacing. They are aimed at improving balance, flexibility, cardiovascular health […]

Free play readings

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The South Florida Theatre League is offering a Summer Theatre Fest, which presents free play readings on Mondays showcasing new work by local playwrights at different theaters. Play readings are typically less formal than traditional productions, focusing primarily on the scripts. Free play readings include: Note: Some of the times and venues are not yet announced […]

ArtCenter South Florida Studio Crawl in South Beach

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ArtCenter South Florida’s Studio Crawl takes place the first Wednesday of every month, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Visitors can wander throughout the ArtCenter’s two buildings, talk with the resident artists in their studios and view the current exhibitions. ArtCenter South Florida is at 800/810/924 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach.

Free Planetarium show at science museum

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Fabulous First Friday at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science means free admission the first Friday evening of every month. At 7 p.m., there will be a free planetarium star show, followed by rooftop observatory viewing from 8:30 to 10 p.m., weather permitting. Little ones can check out the activity room as well. Hands-on […]

Miami-Dade libraries summer reading program

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The Miami-Dade Public Library System is planning its 2015 Summer Reading Program.The program runs June 6 through Aug. 1. And, it’s not just for children. The celebration begins Saturday, June 6, with special events at many branch libraries. Check the library calendar for free events all summer. To earn a ticket for the grand prize drawing, children, […]

Wynwood and Design District art walks

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The Wynwood Art Walk and the Miami Design District Art + Design night are the second Saturday of each month, close enough to go to both if you have the stamina. The Wynwood event also includes food trucks. Hours are 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.  For more information on the Design District, visit www.miamidesigndistrict.net. Details […]

Free days at national parks

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Entry to all 392 U.S. national parks will be free April 18-19, in honor of National Park Week. The deal includes Everglades National Park and Dry Tortugas National Park, off Key West. The National Park Service also reminds us that admission to many of our national parks, including Biscayne National Park in Miami, is always free. […]