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: Aug 31: pin wheels Sept. 28: fun with chalk Oct. 26: spooky art projects There will be no family days in November and December 2014. For more information call 305-673-7530 x1016 or […]

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 […]

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 […]

2-for-1 deals for activities and attractions in Broward

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Lots of activities and attractions in Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood, Deerfield Beach and other towns in Broward are offering two-for-one discounts all summer. The 2-for-1 Summer Savings deals include Museum of Art-Fort Lauderdale, Museum of Discovery and Science in Fort Lauderdale, and other attractions, water sports activities and  merchants. The promotion is good through Sept. 30. The […]

Summer Savings Pass 2014: 4 attractions for one price

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The Summer Savings Pass is a one-price deal good for entry to four South Florida attractions. It costs $56 plus tax for adults and $46 plus tax for kids ages 3 to 12. If you already hold an annual pass to one of these venues, you can get the Summer Savings Pass at a discount: $31 plus tax for […]

Marlins baseball ticket deals

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It’s baseball season, and there are a bunch of Miami Marlins deals to help you see more Major League Baseball games while spending less money. These are some of the 2014 season deals: South Florida Heroes Monday: Active-duty and retired military personnel, veterans, first responders and military civilians, plus family members, get free tickets for […]

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 & […]