Several area spas participate in SpaFinder Deal Days, offering spa treatments and yoga or pilates classes at half price or for $50. Sept. 20-26. Participating area spas include
Body Sense Holistic Spa & Wellness Center, 2292 SW 22nd St., Miami; Uhma Spa, 726 Sixth St., Miami Beach; mySpa at the InterContinental Miami, 100 Chopin Plaza, Miami; The Palms Spa at The Palms Hotel & Spa, 3025 Collins Ave., Miami Beach and the Skin Institute, 13499 Biscayne Blvd., suite 202, North Miami. Details: www.spafinder.com/dealdays.
Miami Science Museum offers free admission weekdays in September. Must have proof of address in Miami-Dade County. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Ends Sept. 30. Miami Science Museum, 3280 S Miami Ave., Coconut Grove. Details: (305) 646-4200 or www.miamisci.org/blog.
New to the Brickell area, an open-air market with fresh, natural and local products is now held every Sunday. Offerings include local arts and crafts, fresh flowers, baked goods, mushrooms, cheeses, honey and more. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Mary Brickell Village, 900 block of South Miami Avenue, Miami. Details: (305) 531-0038 or www.marybrickellvillage.com.
ADOPT A PET
Miami-Dade County Animal Services holds an adoption party celebrating the department's fifth anniversary. Includes refreshments and a photo with your new pet. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 26. Miami-Dade County Animal Services, 7401 NW 74th St., Hialeah. Donations for the shelter pets welcomed. Details: 311 or www.miamidade.gov/animals.
The City of Doral Building Department holds a permitting workshop, including information on inspections, certificate of occupancy and construction phase. Contractors and property owners in Doral planning a construction project are encouraged to attend. 3 p.m. Doral City Hall, 8300 NW 53rd St., council chambers, Doral. Details: (305) 593-6700 or www.cityofdoral.com.