AFTERSCHOOL AT THE PARK
Miami-Dade County Parks and Recreation Department is offering an after-school program offering homework assistance, active games, quiet games, and arts and crafts. 2-6 p.m. Weekdays. 17555 SW 79th Ave., Palmetto Bay. $30-$35. Reservations required. Details: (305) 255-4767 or www.miamidade.gov/parks/parks/billsadowski.asp. INSCHOOL SERIES
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. 3:30-5:30 p.m. 17555 SW 79th Ave., Palmetto Bay. $120 Details: (305) 255-4767 or www.miamidade.gov/parks/fun-eco'adventures.asp.