Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on April 24, 2003
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.
T-REX ON TRIAL
Dinosaur detectives of all ages are invited to investigate the mystery between tyrannosaurus rex and triceratops through May 4 at the Miami Museum of Science, 3280 S. Miami Ave., Miami. Admission $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and students, $6 for children ages 3-12, children under 3 are free. Details: (305) 646-4200.
Barry University’s Department of Fine Arts invites children ages 8-15 to join the Barry University Children’s Dance Ensemble. 4:30-6 p.m. at the Fine Arts Building on the Barry University Campus, 11300 NE Second Ave., Miami Shores. Details: (305) 899-3292.
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 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 runs through May 10. Practice times are Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:30-8 p.m. at Cagni Park, 13498 NE Eighth Ave., North Miami. Details: (305) 893-6511, ext. 2260.
FREE SCOOP NIGHT
Baskin-Robbins hosts a free-scoop night 6—10 p.m. nationwide. For every scoop served throughout the night, Baskin-Robbins will make a donation to Washington-based First Book, a non-profit organization that provides free books to children from low-income families. Details: www.baskinrobbins.com.