Calendar Of Events Outdoors
Written by Miami Today on July 29, 2004
The Venetian Aquatic Club is holding swimming and safety classes taught by American Red Cross Volunteers for both children and adults. 8:30 a.m., 9:10 a.m. and 9:50 a.m. Mondays and Fridays until Aug. 6. 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays until Aug. 5. 2701 DeSoto Blvd., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 460-5356.
The Southern Cross Astronomical Society Inc. will host a Blue Moon Star Party to view the second full moon in July. Two full moons in one month is a rare lunar occurrence that occurs approximately once very two years. Viewing equipment will be provided. 8-11 p.m. Sadowski Park, 17555 SW 79 Ave., Cutler Ridge. Details: (305) 661-1375.
LINCOLN ROAD FARMERS MARKET
The market is on Lincoln Road between Alton and Washington avenues 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Sundays. This green market features fruits, vegetables, fresh cut flowers, plants and specialty items like bread, honey, jams and jellies. Details: (305) 531-0038.
Deering Estate historical tours of some of Florida’s earliest buildings and architecture. Offered daily. The Deering Estate at Cutler, 16701 SW 72nd Ave. Adults $6; children $4. Details: (305) 235-1688.
Deering Estate Mangrove Boardwalk tours, featuring a guided walk along a half-mile boardwalk, are offered daily at the Deering Estate at Cutler, 16701 SW 72nd Ave. Adults $6; children $4. Details: (305) 235-1688.
DADELAND WALKING CLUB
The Dadeland Walking Club has a free walk 9-10 a.m. led by an exercise specialist. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at Dadeland Mall, Saks Fifth Avenue entrance. Details: (786) 596-3895.
ART DECO TOURS
The Miami Design Preservation League offers 90-minute guided walking tours of the Art Deco Architectural Historic District that focus on South Beach’s Art Deco, Mediterranean Revivalist and MiMo architecture styles. 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays, 6:30 p.m. Thursdays at Art Deco Welcome Center, 1001 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach. $15. Details: Sheldon Brown, (305) 531-3484 or www.mdpl.org.