Calendar Of Events Outdoors
Written by Miami Today on September 8, 2011
As part of First Lady Michelle Obama’s "Let’s Move" initiative, encouraging kids to try playing tennis as a way to stay active, the Miami-Dade Park and Recreation Department has added kid-size tennis courts to its Tamiami Tennis Center. The facilities open with a tennis-themed "Play Day" for residents and children. Refreshments, games and prizes available. 3-5 p.m. Tamiami Tennis Center, 11201 SW 24th St. Tamiami. Free. Details: (305) 480-2099 or www.ustamiami.com or www.miamidade.gov/parks.
The Deering Estate at Cutler offers a variety of community classes in a historic setting. Pilates taught by Celia Maluf are intended to increase muscle tone, flexibility and strength with controlled movements that engage body and mind. Classes end Oct. 17. Pilates Mat and 14" power circle required. 6-7 p.m. The Deering Estate at Cutler, 16701 SW 72nd Ave., Cutler Bay. $60 for a 6 week session plus a one-time $12 annual registration fee. Details: (305) 235-1668 ext. 233 or www.deeringestate.org.