Calendar Of Events Outdoors
Written by Miami Today on February 13, 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.
Valentines will swoon to the sounds of Cole Porter, Benny Goodman and Glenn Miller at Fairchild tropical Garedens moonlit jazz concert, 7 p.m. at the Garden House Lawn at Fairchild Tropical Garden, 10901 Old Cutler Road., Coral Gables. $30 for garden members; $40 for non-members. Details: (305) 667-1651.
GREEN MARKET, BEACH
Fresh produce, herbs and flowers are just some of the items available every Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m.- 6 p.m. at the Neighborhood Green Market, Plaza de Espana, Drexel Avenue, South of 15th Street, Miami Beach. Details: (305) 531-0038.
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.
Love 94 (WLVE-FM) hosts "Love & Jazz", concert featuring Bobby Caldwell and up and coming sax sensation, Mindi Abair. 6 p.m. at C.B. Smith Park, Pembroke Pines. Tickets $14. Details: (305) 358-5885.
GREEN MARKET, HOLLYWOOD
Fresh produce, herbs and flowers are just some of the items available every Saturday through May 3, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the new Downtown Hollywood Green Market, Anniversary Park at the corner of Hollywood Boulevard and 20th Avenue, Hollywood. Details: (954) 921-3388.