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6 things to do with the kids this weekend

 
 

Moms, dads and kids 18 months to 4 years will play with paint, clay and other eco-friendly materials in an interactive art class at on Saturday from 3-3:45 p.m. at Atlantis Natural.
Moms, dads and kids 18 months to 4 years will play with paint, clay and other eco-friendly materials in an interactive art class at on Saturday from 3-3:45 p.m. at Atlantis Natural.

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Mommy and Me Tea at Fairchild

Create a special memory with our Mommy and Me Tea, held in the Visitor Center Ballroom overlooking the tropical garden. Enjoy sweet and savory treats with your tea as local guitarist Rob Friedman plays soothing melodies.

•  When: Sunday, Jan. 12 at 3 p.m.

•  Where: Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden: 10901 Old Cutler Rd., Coral Gables

•  Cost: $27 per person for members, $37 per person non-members, $17 per child 12 and under

•  More information: 305-667-1651

Momentum Dance Company in Coral Gables

Join the Momentum Dance Company for a special family-friendly community performance.

•  When: Saturday, Jan. 11 at 11 a.m.

•  Where: Coral Gables Library: 3443 Segovia St, Coral Gables

•  Cost: Free

•  More information: 305-442-8706

Mommy, Daddy and Me Art at Downtown Miami

Moms, dads and kids 18 months to 4 years will play with paint, clay and other eco-friendly materials in this interactive weekend art class.

•  When: Saturday, Jan. 12 from 3-3:45 p.m.

•  Where: Atlantis Natural: 1717 N. Bayshore Dr., Miami

•  Cost: $25 per class

•  More information: Click here to book, or call 888-982-8618

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Miami on the Cheap’s top picks:

Free movie at North Shore Park: The Goonies

Every weekend North Shore Park offers free movie screenings at the bandshell. This Friday the film is the kids' classic The Goonies.

•  When: Friday, Jan. 10 at 7 p.m.

•  Where: North Shore Park Bandshell, 7275 Collins Ave., Miami Beach.

•  Cost: Free.

•  More information: 305-861-3616 or web.miamibeachfl.gov/parksandrecreation

Big Toy Extravaganza in Coral Gables

Children will be able to view, climb and explore trucks, specialized vehicles and cars. The Big Toy Extravaganza will also include food trucks, face painting, arts and crafts, and inflatable rides and slides.

•  When: Saturday, Jan. 11 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

•  Where: Merrick Park, 405 Biltmore Way, Coral Gables

•  Cost: Free

•  More information: 305-460-5600 or www.coralgables.com/index.aspx?page=870

Free admission to Coral Gables museum during Family Day on Aragon

The Coral Gables Museum will feature free arts and crafts and free admission during Family Day on Aragon. The program will include a scavenger hunt and a tour of the exhibit about Coral Gables Elementary School. There will be a musical performance by Orchestra Miami at 3 p.m. (and again at 4 p.m. if the crowd warrants).

•  When: Saturday, Jan. 1 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

•  Where: Dolphin Mall Ramblas Plaza, 11401 NW 12th St., Miami.

•  Cost: Free

•  More information: 305-603-8067 or coralgablesmuseum.org/familyday.php

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