FEE-FREE "P.L.A.Y." DAY
As part of the Deering Estate's annual FEE-FREE "P.L.A.Y." DAYS, guests can enjoy free admission to the Deering Estate at Cutler on the following Saturdays: AUGUST 18 & SEPTEMBER 15, 2012 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.
Bring your family and friends and enjoy complimentary admission as well as hands on eco-art activities, science discovery programs, and historic house tours – all for free!
Historic House Tours at 10:30 am, 12:00 pm, 1:30 pm and 3:00 pm.
Yoga demonstration at 10:30 am on the main lawn with Zamanta Archibold who teaches Vinyasa Yoga at the Deering Estate.
Rain Barrel & Water Conservation Workshop from 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm in the Pump House Classroom. The workshop is Free. If you wish to complete a rain barrel to take home, you must register and pay by August 16, 2012. The Rain barrel cost is $40.00. Register Now! For more information please contact Barbara McAdam 305-248-3311 ext. 245 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The Rain Barrel & Conservation Workshop is presented by: the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agriculture Sciences, Miami-Dade County Cooperative Extension Service, and the Florida Yards & Neighborhoods Program.
“Book Nook by the Bay” Program from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm in the Education Booth. Theme: Environmental Education; Activity: specimen observations through microscopes, slides and hands-on activities.
Children's Poetry Workshop with Literary Artist-in-Residence Mia Leonin from 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm in the Carriage House Classroom. Recommended for ages 8-12 and their parents.
Food and beverages will be available for an additional fee. Food for purchase will be provided by Crepemaker and the Deering Estate Foundation.
We invite our guests to "P.L.A.Y." - Preservation, Learning, Adventure, Year-Round - and enjoy the many tours, educational programs, and special events that the Estate has to offer. The FEE-FREE P.L.A.Y. DAYS were created to honor the Deering Estate's partner organizations and the community:
August 18th honoring Teachers and Environmental Educators in Miami Dade County - All guests to the Estate are free.
September 15th honoring Scouts - All guests to the Estate are free.
Please note that if you are interested in doing a photo shoot on a Fee-Free “P.L.A.Y.” Day the regular photo shoot fees apply.