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Paddleboats and other watercraft rentals in Broward parks

Parks in South Florida offer watercraft rentals for folks who adore an excursion on the water. Watercraft for rent include stand-up paddleboards, kayaks, paddleboats & others.  Prior to venturing out, phone first. Some parks require pre-payment for watercraft rentals, and occasionally rentals are not available for other reasons. Broward Parks offering boat rentals include Quiet …

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Half-price games & other deals for recreation venue in West Broward

In The Oasis shopping area at Sawgrass in Sunrise, an indoor arcade and family-friendly recreation venue offers deals & discounts. In The Game deals include $5 off with sign up for e-mail & $10 playcard on your birthday Tuesdays — free mini bowling with meal purchase Tuesdays — free kids meal with purchased entree Wednesdays …

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Gumbo Limbo Nature Center: see turtles, boardwalk, trails, aquariums

Gumbo Limbo Nature Center is a place to enjoy authentic outdoor Florida. You can visit the butterfly garden, the shaded Ashley Trail loop, the Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility and the authentic Seminole tiki offering amazing views of the water at sunset. You can also visit recovering patients at the Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility and get …

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Affordable workouts available at 3 Miami-Dade fitness rooms

Looking for a place to work out but can’t spend too much on a gym membership? Miami-Dade County has reopened three community fitness centers – at an affordable price for bargain-hunters. The Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department is offering use of its wellness facilities for $5 per month, plus tax and an …

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Bowling deals in Broward

  For a frugal spin on bowling with friends, browse deals and discounts offered in Broward. With these deals, it’s wise to phone first to be sure the offer is valid the day you want to bowl and lanes are available. Lanes availability varies especially with parties, league activities and other events. AMF Pembroke Pines …

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Manatees in Florida & free live webcam

Warmer temperatures of South Florida offer residents an opportunity to watch  & protect fascinating animals swimming in inlets, rivers and other local waterways. See them in person. Or Virtually. Free  Manatee App Protecting 1,200-pound manatees from motorboats blades is vital. “I Spy A Manatee”  app is free & offers: format to report locations of manatees …

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Free surf, skimboard & paddleboard lessons in Deerfield

Island Water Sports in Deerfield Beach offers free surf, stand-up paddleboard and skimboard lessons  Saturdays at 7 a.m. The lessons are for ages 5 and older, weather permitting. The number of participants is limited. To attend, participants register  online , via phone @ 954-427-4929, or sign a waiver in the store before the lesson. Island …

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Want a Miami Heat face covering? (Or that of another team?)

If we have to wear a face mask, we might as well have some fun with it!  For those of us who are Miami Heat fans – and are missing our favorite sport – now there’s an opportunity to wear our team colors with pride.  Purchase face coverings sporting the team’s logo or colors, thanks …

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