Free Read Along, Sing a Song at libraries by Florida Grand Opera

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The Florida Grand Opera is hosting a free literacy program at area Miami-Dade County libraries throughout the run of its 2014-2015 season. The “Read Along, Sing a Song” program is led by Florida Grand Opera’s teaching artist Monica Kurtz. Registration is required by calling the host library at the numbers below . Designed for children ages 5-8, […]

Happy hour and kids eat free nights at TK’s at Villa Mayfair

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The classic Coconut Grove hotel Villa Mayfair has been a mainstay in the area for decades as a  luxury property. The lush landscaping throughout the wide open patio spaces create an instant getaway feel and experience. At the restaurant TK’s, kids eat free Tuesday through Thursday with a paid adult entree. Their choices include cheeseburger, grilled […]

Student discounts to shows and museums

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One of the best deals around in Miami is through an organization called Culture Shock Miami. Through Culture Shock, students 13 to 22 can get discount tickets to numerous cultural performances in Miami for only $5 each. Best of all, each student can buy two tickets, and anyone of any age can use the second […]

Free passes for museums, attractions at the library

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The Miami-Dade Public Library offers library card holders a chance to visit local museums and attractions free. When available, the Museum Pasees passes are good for a family of four to get into the Deering Estate at Cutler, Fruit & Spice Park, HistoryMiami, Miami Children’s Museum, ‘Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science (formerly the Miami Science Museum), Vizcaya Museum & […]

Dolphin Mall Splasher’s Kids Club

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Join the festivities at the Dolphin Mall every first Saturday of the month from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Ramblas Plaza, Entry 3, as the Dolphin Mall Splasher’s Kids Club presents fun for all featuring character appearances, magicians, music and more. If you have children 12 years old or younger, you can sign them up for […]

Free workshops for kids at Lowe’s

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Lowe’s offers free Build & Grow kids’ workshops at its stores around the country, with many workshops on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month. During the Build and Grow Clinics,  kids use age-appropriate tools, glue and other craft supplies. Participants receive a free apron, goggles, a project-themed patch and certificate of merit if they finish the […]

Miami Children’s Museum’s Sensory Saturday for children with disabilities

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One Saturday a month, from 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Miami Children’s Museum will turn into an environment designed specifically for children with special needs and their families during a special Sensory Saturday for children with disabilities. On these Saturdays, the museum closes to the public to avoid large crowds, while providing modified lighting, sound adjustments and […]