IDEA@thebass: Free family day Sunday

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IDEA@thebass is free for children and adults the last Sunday of most months, 2-4 p.m. Activities include art projects, scavenger hunts and prizes. Here’s the upcoming schedule: June 29: kites and airplanes July 27: design your space on Mars Aug 31: pin wheels Sept. 28: fun with chalk Oct. 26: spooky art projects There will be no family days in […]

Miami Seaquarium coupon for Flipper Fun Fridays

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The Miami Seaquarium is offering a deal as part of its yearlong celebration of the 50th anniversary of the “Flipper” TV show. Every Friday through Aug. 15, kids 3 to 9  get in free with a paid adult admission and a Miami Seaquarium coupon. On Friday, June 13, each free child will get a 50th […]

Free ‘Play Days’ at Deering Estate

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The Deering Estate at Cutler has announced three free “Play Days,” days with free admission, this summer and fall. The three free days — July 20, Aug. 16 and Sept. 20 — will include hands-on eco-art activities, science discovery programs and historic house tours, plus a chance to visit the Artist Village where the Deering Estate’s Artists-in-Residence […]

World Cup Fever means admission deals at Seaquarium

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Capitalizing on the World Cup fever that has swept, well, the world, the Miami Seaquarium is offering a variety of discounts through July 31 in honor of the soccer frenzy. As soccer teams advance and make their way to the finals, soccer fans who visit the park in the teams’ gear will receive a discount on admission. […]

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 49 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 and the menu. No registration is required.  The program runs […]

Free kids’ movies at Paragon Grove

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The Paragon Theater in Coconut Grove is offering free kids’ movies this summer, with family-friendly films at 10 a.m. every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from June 17 through Aug. 14. Seats are limited, and admission is first-come, first-served. The deal is not valid for large groups, Here’s the schedule: June 17-19: The Croods June 24-26: […]

Free book with Barnes & Noble kids’ reading program

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Barnes & Noble is offering kids a free book this summer in exchange for going on a literary adventure  Barnes & Noble’s Summer Reading Program rewards kids (grades 1 through 6) with a free book after they’ve read eight books from the suggested list. Kids keep track of the books they’ve read in their “Reading Journal.” (You can download […]