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: Saturday, June 13: National Flag Day. Crafts and history of the American flag. The museum gathers and presents the history […]

Free lunch for children this summer at libraries, schools

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The Miami-Dade Public Library System, in partnership with Summer Break Spot, Healthy Body Healthy Mind, and Sisters for Abundant Living, will provide free lunch to children ages 18 and younger this summer in 18 branch locations throughout the county. The lunches are made possible by the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ Summer BreakSpot program. Download the schedule. No registration is required.  The program runs June […]

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 […]

$5 summer dive-in movies at Grapeland Water Park

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Imagine sitting in a pool and staying refreshed while watching a funny animated movie. That’s the experience during Dive-In Movies, the City of Miami Parks & Recreation Department’s outdoor movie night every last Friday of the month at Grapeland Water Park, 1550 NW 37 Ave., Miami. Admission is $5. The water park opens at 5:30 p.m. […]

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 […]

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, […]