Stories with 'family' tag

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


Symphony of Lights Opening Night Kick-Off at Gulfstream Park

Gulfstream Park’s Symphony of Lights, a popular holiday tradition, will once again light up South Florida from Friday, Nov. 24–Sunday, Dec. 31! Taking place nightly from 6–11 p.m., the annual event is certain to bring out the holiday spirit in all who participate. Gulfstream Park is South Florida’s premier entertainment destination, located between Miami and […]

/ November 6, 2017


Paint Night @ The ARC

Come unwind at The ARC with a fun Friday paint session led by local artist Chris Austin! No painting experience is necessary as Chris will lead you to unleash your inner artist to create a unique image that you can take home. Space is limited so reserve your canvas today! Includes all materials, live instruction, […]

/ November 9, 2017


Not So Spooky Halloween

A one-stop destination for the ultimate in trick-or-treating happens at Gulfstream Park on October 31 from 5 to 8 p.m. Get the kids in their costumes and enjoy trick-or-treating throughout the village at participating stops. Entertainment includes a DJ, face painter, photo booth, magic show and more. If the kids don’t have too much of […]

/ August 21, 2017


The Children’s Trust Family Expo – NEW DATE

Family Expo English The Children’s Trust Family Expo from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 21 is a FREE day-long festival providing family-friendly activities and direct access to educational, health and social services. It is the largest free event of its kind in Miami-Dade County, with crowds exceeding 20,000 in previous years. For […]

/ October 8, 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


What evacuated Miamians couldn’t bear to leave behind

Onesies to wedding photos: The stories of the sentimental things South Floridians felt like they needed to take with them when they evacuated for Hurricane Irma.

/ September 15, 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 10, 2017


Goodbye Summer Event!

Cost: $25 Includes: One $15 value ceramic and paints! Also, we’ll have Face Painting and the visit from Moana! Say goodbye to the summer in an EPIC way! When: Aug 20, 2017 at 3:00pm – 4:30pm EDT Where: Artsy Hive 211 NE 95th St, Miami Shores, FL 33138, USA

/ August 18, 2017