Calendar Of Events Outdoors
Written by Miami Today on January 30, 2003
The Miami Design Preservation League supplements its original Art Deco District tour with a look inside several buildings, including the Marlin and Park central hotels, the Miami Beach Police Station and the Kenneth Cole building. Every Thursday 6:30 p.m. at the Art Deco Welcome Center, 1001 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach. $15. Details: (305) 531-3484.
Shake-A-Leg Miami teaches you how to responsibly skipper and crew a simple daysailing keelboat in familiar waters with light to moderate wind and sea conditions. Successful completion of course comes with logbook and US Sailing membership. This 24-hour class meets every Saturday morning for six weeks at Shake-A-Leg Miami, 2600 S. Bayshore Drive, Miami. Ages 16 and up. Cost is $520. Details: (305) 858-5550.
Skate Park now open, including beginner, intermediate and expert ramps for skaters and BMX bikers. Open 3 p.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri.; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat.-Sun. At Amelia Earhart Park, 401 E. 65 St., Hialeah. $5 for two-hour session. Details: (305) 685-8389.
Park offers 5 acres of enclosed green space with walking trails and water fountains for dogs. Open sunrise to sunset. Mon.-Fri. Amelia Earhart Park, 401 E. 65 St., Hialeah. Free. Details: (305) 685-8389.
Basketball for people with developmental disabilities. 5 p.m.-6 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at the Leisure Access Center, 3401 SW 72 Ave., Miami. $20 monthly. Details: (305) 665-5319.
After-school program for athletes ages 14-21 with developmental disabilities. Monday-Friday, 3:30 p.m.-5 p.m. at Tamiami Park, 11201 SW 24 St., Miami. $50 weekly. Details: (305) 234-4948.
10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.- 10:30 p.m. at the Tropical Park Equestrian Center, 7900 SW 40 St., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 554-7334.
The AHCAC Voices of the Heritage and the Heritage Stage Band present Music Fest 2003, showcasing the talents of up and coming young artists, 7:30 p.m. at the African Heritage Cultural Arts Center, 6161 NW 22 Ave., Miami. $5. Details: (305) 638-6771.
Learn range rules, regulations and other basics of using a gun in a half-hour session. Saturdays-Sundays. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Trail Glades Range, 17601 SW Eighth St., Miami. $5. Details: (305) 226-1823.
St. Philip’s Episcopal School hosts its 5th Biannual Historic Home Tour. Participants will board trolleys transporting them through some of Coral Gables’ most elegant and historically interesting residences. 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Tour begins at St. Philip’s, 1142 Coral Way, Coral Gables. Tickets $25 in advance; $30 at door. Details: (305) 448-9022.