Calendar Of Events Outdoors
Written by Miami Today on March 6, 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.
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.
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.
FAMILY FUN DAY
"WaterFest 2003", a free family fun day that promotes water education and environmental protection, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Coconut Cove Water Park and Recreation Center, South County Regional Park, 11200 Park Access Rd., Boca Raton. Activities include free admission to the water park, hands-on environmental education displays, live entertainment, food, water games and more. Details: (561) 274-1140, ext. 202.
It’s the best time of the year to see a unique assortment of migratory birds. Bring binoculars, insect repellent and drinking water. 7:30 a.m. Deering Estate at Cutler, 16701 SW 72 Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 235-1668.
Begonia show and sale through March 9, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Fairchild Tropical Garden, 10901 Old Cutler Road, Miami. $10 adults; $5 children 3-12. Details: (305) 667-1651.
Learn the fundamentals of canoeing, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the Bill Sadowski Park and Nature Center, 17555 SW 79 Ave., Miami. $20 adults; $10 children ages 9-18. Details: (305) 255-4767.
NATIVE PLANT DAY
Discover native plants through displays, nature walks and other activities. Plants will also be on sale. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at Deering Estate at Cutler, 16701 SW 72 Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 235-1668.