DR. WILDE'S WORLD
Inspire your young naturalist with a visit to Dr. Wilde's World, an air conditioned exhibit hall featuring the environment and wildlife of the tropical Americas. Daily 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Miami MetroZoo, 12400 SW 152nd St., Miami. (305) 251-0400.
Barry University's Department of Fine Arts invited children ages 8-15 to join the Barry University Children's Dance Ensemble. 4:30 p.m.-6 p.m. at the Fine Arts Building on the Barry University Campus, 11300 NE Second Ave., Miami Shores. Details: (305) 899-3292.
BOY SCOUT CAMP
Miami Seaquarium 2nd annual Boy Scout Camp out event will take place through March 9. All Boy Scout troops are invited to pitch their tents overlooking the Miami skyline. Miami Seaquarium, 4400 Rickenbacker Causeway, Key Biscayne. Cost $50. Details: (305) 361-5705.
CHILD SAFETY PROGRAM
Program designed to promote awareness and education for parents and children in an effort to protect your children against violence, featuring Fingerprinting of the new millennium and no data basing. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Rene Piedra, DMD and Associates, 4651 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Coral Gables. Free and open to public. Details: (305) 661-1812.
The City of North Miami offers a gymnastics program for children ages 3-18. Classes are held at North Miami Armory, 13250 NE Eighth Ave., North Miami. $65-$155 for eight week session. Details: (305) 893-6511.
The City of North Miami Parks and Recreation Department offers a youth basketball and cheerleading program for children ages 6-14. Program is held at both Cagni Park, 13498 NE Eighth Ave., North Miami and Pepper Park, 1400 NW 135 St., North Miami. Days and times vary per age group. Details: (305) 893-6511.
North Miami Parks and Recreation Department offers a co-ed youth soccer program for children 6-14 years old. Season run through May 10. Practice times are Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:30 p.m.-8 p.m. at Cagni Park, 13498 NE Eighth Ave., North Miami. Details: (305) 893-6511, ext. 2260.