Calendar Of Events Outdoors
Written by Miami Today on December 12, 2002
Guided tour of the seagrass beds, home to many exciting creatures such as the pipefish, seahorse and sea unichin. 2 p.m.-4 p.m. Biscayne Nature Center, 6767 Crandon Blvd., Key Biscayne. Fee $10. Registration required for all tours. RSVP: (305) 361-6767, ext. 119.
Wade around with a glass bottom bucket to look for sea hares, bleeding tooth nerits, mangrove snappers and many other varieties of sea life. Ages 10 to adult. 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the Biscayne Nature Center, 6767 Crandon Blvd., Key Biscayne. Fee $10. Registration required for all tours. RSVP: (305) 361-6767.
RUN FOR SMILES
Biltmore Fitness Center presents "Holiday Run for Smiles", a 5K run/walk to benefit Baptist Children’s Hospital. Led by Coral Gables Mayor, Donal Slesnick, the run kicks off at 8 a.m.; walk at 8:03 a.m. at the Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. Entry fee $20. Details: (954) 384-7521.
CAR & BOAT AUCTION
The Salvation Army hosts a car & boat auction benefiting local drug and alcohol rehabilitation program. Auction begins at 9 a.m.; inspection of vehicles begins at 8 a.m. Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center, 2236 NW Miami Court, Miami. $100. Refundable registration fee. Details: (305) 573-4200.