Bill Higgs retires after 35 year career as athletic club director

Bill Higgs retires after 35 year career as athletic club director
Bill Higgs stands at about six feet with impeccable posture as he walks around Shula’s Athletic Club by day as director and by night as member. He blends in with the others, those cycling ...

Back-to-School Tool Kit now online

Miami-Dade County Public Schools will open its doors to more than 350,000 students on Monday, August 21, 2017, to begin the 2017-2018 school year.This year, a new “Back-to-School Tool Kit” was developed to help parents and students have a smooth transition back to school. ...

Back to School News and Notes for Miami Lakes area schools

Back to School News and Notes for Miami Lakes area schools
Miami-Dade County's public schools resume on Monday, August 21 to begin the 2017-2018 school year. Parents and students are urged to register early to avoid processing delays. Two proofs of ...

Student Job fair set for Oct. 7

Miami Lakes Youth Activities Task Force will host the annual Winter Student Job Fair for high school and college students from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, October 7, at Mary Collins Community Center, 15151 N.W. 82 Avenue.Previous student job fairs have been very successful with over ...

Main St. Playhouse participates in Adrienne Arsht’s annual ArtsLaunch 2017

The Adrienne Arsht Center is hosting the free, all-day ArtsLaunch event on Saturday, September 9 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. where 120 arts organizations will convene for live performances, eateries, dance workshops, and an entire lineup of family friendly festivities. Miami ...

Seniors invited to two Marlins games

Miami Lakes Elderly Affairs Committee will be providing free transportation to Town residents, 65 years and above, to attend “Wellmax Senior Thursdays” at two more  Miami Marlins games this season.Transportation will be provided to Marlins Stadium directly from Town ...

Town’s youth, adult and senior classes scheduled to resume Aug. 28

Miami Lakes has many youth afterschool programs this year along with senior and adult programs. From afterschool care with the YMCA to recreational and instructional classes, there is something for everyone.The upcoming class offerings will include photography, Coding, Hip Hop, Guitar ...

Residents invited to join Complete Streets Design Workshop on Sept. 18

Residents who are interested in helping to improve Miami Lakes’ road infrastructure are invited to join the town’s Transportation Department for a Complete Streets Design Workshop from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday, September 18, at Mary Collins Community Center, 15151 N.W. 82 ...

Lawmakers participate in Lakes Library’s special reading circle

Lawmakers participate in Lakes Library’s special reading circle
Miami Lakes Branch Library, in partnership with The Children’s Trust Read to Learn Books for Free Program, held a special reading circle with special presenters – Mayor Manny Cid and ...

Seniors basketball competitions end 2017 Senior Games on Aug.

Miami Lakes Elderly Affairs Committee (EAC) concludes its 11th annual Senior Games Series with some slam dunk fun! Seniors are invited to join the Basketball Free Throw, Three Point Shoot, and Cornhole competitions starting at 9 a.m. on Saturday, August 26, at Shula’s Athletic ...

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