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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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Virtual family series: Enjoy crafts, fitness, music & more!

Finding fun, virtual entertainment for the entire family can be difficult, so the Little Lighthouse Foundation is helping by offering the Do Good, Feel Good Live Series. As with most virtual programming, this one is through the Instagram page.  The online segments, hosted by the foundation’s executive director, Jonathan Babicka, are Monday through Thursday at …

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Spend a virtual day at the park with #ThePlayground

The Miami-Dade County Parks Department wants to make it easier for park-lovers to enjoy the area’s great outdoors, even if it’s from their home. It has put together #ThePlayground, a series of interactive videos that can be viewed through Facebook, Instagram or YouTube. To keep up with latest news, sign up for the daily Miami on …

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Some events discontinued until further notice — Enjoy the outdoors with free & inexpensive nature walks

Related — Read our Feature Ideas for Free & Inexpensive Outdoor Recreation in Broward Lace up your walking shoes. Broward Parks feature nature trails & free and inexpensive nature walks at different parks and natural areas. For tours, pre-registration is required for some. If registration is not required, it’s wise to phone to verify the …

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Fun for youngsters at Splash Pad in Wilton Manors

In South Florida, parks are treasures, especially for free and inexpensive fun. Mickel Park in Wilton Manors offers a Splash Pad with squirting water for youngsters. Entry to the park, playground and Splash Pad are free. Mickel Park is at 2675 NW 7th Avenue, Wilton Manors 33111 The park is usually open 7 a.m. to 9 …

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Free DIY bike fix-it equipment at Weston parks

Fix flat tires, adjust brakes and do other simple repairs on your bike at fixit stations at five parks in Weston. The fixit bike repair stations, which are free to access, include an air pump, select tools and a place to suspend the bike so the wheels spin freely. A QR label leads smart phone users to a website offering …

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Free solar stations for portable devices at Weston parks

Refresh battery power on your phones, tablets and other portable electronic devices for free  at some Weston parks. Solar stations for recharging with USB ports are offered at select parks. Weston Regional Park, 20200 Saddle Club Road, near the playground Tequesta Trace Park, 600 Indian Trace, near the football snack stand Vista Park, 18800 Vista …

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