3 affordable after-school programs

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It’s never too early to start planning for after-school care for the upcoming school year, which begins on Monday, Aug. 24, for Miami-Dade Public Schools. The programs listed below are for 6- to 13-year-old children and run from when the bell rings until 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. Miami-Dade County Parks are once again offering the […]

Family Day on Aragon: Movie, museum

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Family Day on Aragon is the second Saturday of the month in Coral Gables. That means discount movies at the Coral Gables Art Cinema in the mornings and free admission plus family arts and crafts at the Coral Gables Museum in the afternoon. The Coral Gables Cinema will show a children’s film at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 8, and Sunday, […]

Free Family Fun Day at HistoryMiami museum

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HistoryMiami museum hosts a free family fun day the second Saturday of every month, with free admission for all. The family fun day  now is all day, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Here is the upcoming schedule: July 11: Celebrating Families. Bring your family to celebrate Miami’s birthday with music, crafts, and more, including an interactive scrapbooking […]

Free vaccinations for children

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The Miami-Dade County Health Department is offering free back-to-school immunizations to children between 2 and 18. For an appointment, call 786-845-0550. Free vaccinations will be given at these locations: West Perrine Center:  18255 Homestead Avenue Miami, Florida 33157 Monday – Friday (8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.) Little Haiti Health Center 300 NE 80th Terrace Miami, Florida […]

Free Friday at Miami Children’s Museum

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Every third Friday of the Month, Miami Children’s Museum has free admission from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. The program is sponsored by Target. Events include interactive activities and crafts and storytelling. Children can also explore hundreds of bilingual, interactive exhibits related to arts, culture, community and communication. Miami Children’s Museum is at 980 MacArthur Causeway, Miami, Florida 33132. Phone: […]

7 attractions for one price

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Seven Miami and Fort Lauderdale area attractions are offering a new South Florida Adventure Pass this summer. With the pass, South Florida residents and tourists can get unlimited visits this summer to Everglades Alligator Farm, Flamingo Gardens, Jungle Island, Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science, Pérez Art Museum Miami, Sawgrass Recreation Park and Young […]