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Diving with Heart
Veterans, adults and youth ages 10+ with disabilities will have an opportunity to escape gravity for a brief time and scuba dive with a certified scuba diving volunteer on Sept. 19 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m., at A.D. Barnes Pool.
Advance registration and medical clearance are required to participate. For more information, contact Terri Bukacheski at 305-598-9688 or email@example.com.
Free Healthy Choices Clinics for Active Adults
Healthy Choices Clinics by Walgreens is a collaboration between Miami-Dade Parks Recreation and Open Spaces and Walgreens which provides local clinics where Active Older Adults, 55 and over, can receive Blood Pressure, Glucose and Cholesterol Screenings and immunizations for Flu, Pneumonia and Shingles.
Fee-Free P.L.A.Y. Day at Deering Estate
Every summer, the Deering Estate at Cutler waives admission for one weekend day per month. With free admission guests can access historic homes, enjoy hands-on science activities, educational animals, local vendors and food stalls!
Mini Canoe Tours are included (weather permitted) at $10 per person. Tours will occur at 10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 3:00 p.m. Registration is required for the trip at the beverage tent. Space is limited.
Show us your street smarts and win $10,000
Between now and Nov. 1, Neat Streets Miami is looking for communities who are rethinking their streets. If your community has made efforts such as increasing enforcement of bicycle and pedestrian laws, passing a Complete Streets resolution, or building more pedestrian, bicycle and transit friendly facilities, your community is encouraged to join the Street Smarts Competition!
Heads Up: Concussion in youth sports
To help ensure the health and safety of young athletes, CDC developed the Heads Up: Concussion in Youth Sports initiative to offer information about concussions to coaches, parents, and athletes involved in youth sports.
The Heads Up initiative provides important information on preventing, recognizing, and responding to a concussion. It's Better to Miss One Game Than the Whole Season!Back to Top Page Last Edited: Fri Sep 4, 2015 5:00:15 PM
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