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How to celebrate Kids to Parks Day this Saturday

The National Park Trust‘s annual Kids to Parks Day – created to encourage families to explore the great outdoors – is happening this year, but with a slight change. On Saturday, May 15, instead of promoting special parks events, organizers say they are “encouraging people nationwide to celebrate the day at local parks and public …

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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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Parks, marinas, golf courses open: What you need to know

Miami-Dade County has opened parks, marinas and golf courses. You’re probably already imagining yourself getting out there in the fresh air or roaming around with the kids.  But be forewarned: There will be rules to follow. It will not be business as usual.  For example, if you choose to venture out to use any of …

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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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