Calendar Of Events Outdoors
Written by Miami Today on March 20, 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.
Southern Cross Astronomical Society (SCAS) will host special guest speaker, Dr. Jerry Grey, aerospace engineer, presenting his lecture, Space: Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow. 8 p.m. at the FIU Astronomy Center, CP-145, Northeast corner of University Park, SW 107 Avenue and SW Eighth Street, Miami. The free SCAS program includes refreshments, Q & A, door prizes and a sky-watch on the terrace. Details: (305) 661-1375.
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 EspaÒa, Drexel Avenue, South of 15th Street, Miami Beach. Details: (305) 531-0038.
The famous Doc Thomas House needs volunteers to get some dirt under their fingernails raking, trimming, digging and planting. Plant experts will be on hand. 8 a.m.- 12 p.m. at 5530 Sunset Dr., Miami. Details: (305) 666-5111.
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.