Stories with 'children' tag

Here’s why Florida’s conversation on early learning should focus on brain building, not babysitting

The Children’s Movement of Florida wants to get people talking about brain building when they think of early learning, rather than babysitting. They’ve gotten support from more than 100 mayors for their latest initiative.

/ March 1, 2019


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


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