The PlayGround Theatre company is available to make stops at local schools to create an interactive introduction to the inner workings of a stage production. Students will learn about all aspects of show, play theater games and create and original scene. Ends Oct. 23. Details: (305) 751-9550 ext. 223 or www.playgroundtheatre.com. CHILDREN'S ART CLASSES
The Bill Sadowski Park and Nature Center hosts eight weeks of multimedia-art classes for children that use nature as inspiration. The session will end with a fireside art show for parents and students. 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. 17555 SW 79th Ave., Palmetto Bay. $120 Details: (305) 255-4767 or www.miamidade.gov/parks/fun-eco'adventures.asp.
GOTHIC FOR KIDS
The Museum of Contemporary Art hosts an afternoon dedicated to enriching children's lives. Children 6-12 will have the opportunity to tour MOCA's current exhibition "Dark Continents" and will participate in the "Gorgeous Gargoyles" art class. 2-4 p.m. Museum of Contemporary Art, 770 NE 125th Ave., North Miami. $10 per class for members, $12 for nonmembers. Details: (305) 893-6211 ext. 25 or www.mocanomi.org.