Calendar Of Events Outdoors
Written by Miami Today on May 21, 2009
Take a 1½-mile hike through tropical hardwood forests and across one of the last remaining Tequesta Indian burial mounds. 12:30 p.m. daily. Deering Estate at Cutler, 16701 SW 72nd Ave., Palmetto Bay. Free with park admission. Details: (305) 235-1668 or www.deeringestate.org.
Join Castellow Hammock Nature Center’s naturalists for a guided night hike to see what creatures lurk in the park at dark. 7-8:30 p.m. 22301 SW 162nd Ave., Aladdin City. $6. Details: (305) 242-7688 or www.miamidade.gov/parks.
Join Deering Estate naturalists for a nighttime prowl of the grounds and see what comes out after the sun goes down. 7-9 p.m. Deering Estate at Cutler, 16701 SW 72nd Ave., Palmetto Bay. Details: (305) 235-1668 ext. 233 or www.deeringestate.org.
Chamber South’s Military Affairs Committee hosts its 18th annual golf tournament. 8 a.m. Miccosukee Golf & Country Club, 6401 Kendale Lake Drive, Kendale Lakes. Details: (305) 661-1621 or www.chambersouth.com.
The Bayfront Park Management Trust hosts free weekly yoga classes in the heart of downtown. 6-7:15 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. 9-10:15 a.m. Saturdays. Bayfront Park, 301 N Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Details: (305) 358-7550 or www.bayfrontparkmiami.com.
Learn how to take advantage of free, non-chlorinated rainwater to irrigate your garden. The 55-gallon rain barrels can capture and provide enough rainwater to cover a 240-square-foot garden. 7-9 p.m. Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, 10901 Old Cutler Road, Coral Gables. $45. Reservation required. Details: (305) 248-3311, ext. 242 or www.miamidade.gov.