Stories with 'children' tag

Tough Turkey in the Big City: A Feathered Tale

Orchestra Miami proudly presents Tough Turkey in the Big City: A Feathered Tale”. This Thanksgiving classic, with music by Bruce Adolphe and story by Louise Gikow, is a delight for children of all ages! This holiday treat is the first concert in Orchestra Miami’s Nicklaus Children’s Pinecrest Outpatient Center Family Fun Series. What happens when […]

/ November 6, 2018


Sensing Music at Vizcaya

Bring family and friends to Vizcaya to enjoy a musical experience for the senses. With the collaboration of the Miami Conservatory of Music, explore the musical instruments in Vizcaya’s collections and make instruments of your own to take home! Tickets are available online and include museum admission. Recommended ages: 6-12.

/ April 25, 2018


Wild Vizcaya

Attention children and families! Join Vizcaya, and a team of scientists and experts, to find and catalogue the wildlife living at Vizcaya. Learn techniques for exploring, observing, collecting data, and uploading photographs using iNaturalist on your phone or tablet. This is not required to participate. FREE with museum admission. No pre-registration required.

/ January 26, 2018


Wild Vizcaya: Nocturnal Edition

Bring the family and friends to encounter many kinds of nocturnal life in Vizcaya’s preserved habitats. See the bugs that call Vizcaya home with techniques to attract insects like “light sheets”, make bat-houses to install at your own homes and more! FREE for Vizcaya Members.

/ January 26, 2018


FGO Family Day 2017

Florida Grand Opera Family Day is a fun-filled day for those new to the genre or seasoned opera aficionados. Come and explore the world of opera through hands-on activities, performances, interactive experiences, and the thrill of live theater.   Family series presented by Mercedes-Benz of Cutler Bay!   Appropriate for all ages. All patrons entering […]

/ August 11, 2017


Creative Arts 4 Kids

The Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami (MOCA) is offering its monthly series known as Creative Arts 4 Kids, which occurs the first Saturday of every month. These creative art classes are offered for kids ages 6 through 12. Each month, the class will have a different theme to help kids learn about the elements of art […]

/ October 27, 2017


All Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) to Serve Free Breakfast and Lunch to All Students Through Oct. 20, 2017 

Available now through Friday, Oct. 20, Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) will serve free breakfast and lunch to all students. Following Hurricane Irma, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has granted a special waiver, allowing students access to free school meals through the National School Lunch Program.   “Knowing that many families across Broward County […]

/ September 26, 2017


The Children’s Trust 2017 Family Expo

The Children’s Trust Family Expo from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 9 is a daylong festival held at the Miami-Dade Fair & Expo Center. The event features activities and entertainment for the entire family in an effort to provide parents with direct contact to health and social services, as well as educational opportunities. […]

/ August 4, 2017


Breaking the cycle of suffering at Lotus House

Miami-Dade County has more than 30,500 homeless people. Nearly 34% of them are women, and mothers with young children represent one of the fastest-growing groups. Learn how Lotus House is helping to give them a second chance.

/ December 15, 2015