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January 8, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

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One event on January 8, 2022 at 10:00 am

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One event on March 12, 2022 at 10:00 am

One event on April 16, 2022 at 10:00 am

One event on May 14, 2022 at 10:00 am

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Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami,FL33157United States
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Price: $15

Discover science, conservation, art, and much more through nature based recreational activities in our [email protected] series offered one Saturday each month from 10am -1pm. Ages: 6-14. Please note that this is a drop off program. Campers must practice social distancing and wear face coverings. Please review the latest safety guidelines prior to visiting. Drop off & Pickup are located at the  Visitor Center.

Cost: $15 per person. Registration online only.

*Registration online only* 
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Upcoming 2021: 

Saturday, October 9

Activity: Under the Sea

Description: Time to make a splash!  Participants will dive into the first day by critter catching in the seagrass beds, and performing a squid dissection

 

Saturday, November 13

Activity: For the Birds, Wild Wings

Description: Participants will spread their wings as they learn about local birds, and create bird feeders from upcycled materials such as milk cartons and cardboard rolls.

 

Saturday, December 11

Activity: Under the Roots

Description: Learn more about the Deering Estate’s rich history as we visit a Tequesta burial mound, and participate in a mock archeology dig.

 

2022:

Saturday, January 8

Activity: Wild Ride, Through the Years, All Around Deering

Description: Beep beep, time for a tram ride!  Participants will get to see everything from the historic houses to the salt marshes, and continue to learn important local history.

 

Saturday, February 12

Activity: Mangrove Mania, Mud & Microplastics

Description: Participants will aid in cleaning up one of our most important local ecosystems: the mangroves!  After the cleanup, they will weigh and categorize the trash they found.

*Old shoes and clothes are highly recommended, as this is a very muddy hike.

 

Saturday, March 12

Activity: Pipeline Hike

Description: Participants will go on a wet hike through Deering Estate’s pipeline trail.  After, participants will learn about local ecosystems and build terrariums.

*Old shoes and clothes are highly recommended, as this is a very wet hike.

 

Saturday, April 16

Activity: On the Water

Description: Students of age will participate in a basic ‘how to kayak’ class.

 

Saturday, May 14

Activity: Blown Away

Description: For our final day, participants will go critter catching and learn about hurricane season.

 

 

Full Schedule for 2021-2022 Discover Deering can be found by clicking here.

 

The Deering Estate has moved to Park Link, an online and user-friendly registration & payment system for our programs, classes, and events. 

All tickets, registrations, and payments require a Park Link account.  To help make this transition smooth, please create your household account today by clicking here.

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Date:
January 8, 2022
Time:
Saturday10:00 am - Saturday1:00 pm
Cost:
$15
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Deering Estate 16701 SW 72nd Avenue
Miami,FL33157United States
Phone: 305-235-1668 Website: View Venue Website

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