Calendar Of Events Outdoors
Written by Miami Today on August 6, 2004
The Venetian Aquatic Club is holding swimming and safety classes taught by American Red Cross Volunteers for both children and adults. 6-7 p.m. today (8/5); 8:30 a.m., 9:10 a.m. and 9:50 a.m. Friday. 2701 DeSoto Blvd., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 460-5356.
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.
WINE AND CHEESE BENEFIT
Gardner’s Market hosts a wine and cheese tasting to benefit CHARLEE Homes for Children on the second Thursday of every month. Make a $20 donation and receive $10 off any purchase. 6 p.m.-8 p.m. 3117 Bird Ave, Miami and 8287 SW 124th St., Miami.
DADELAND WALKING CLUB
The Dadeland Walking Club has a free walk 9 a.m.-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.