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Visit the Orchid Odyssey in Fairchild's Rainforest

Saturday, February 6, 2016 7:30 AM

A truly tropical display of rare orchids gathered in the Simons Rainforest Exhibit

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Early-Bird Walks

Saturday, February 6, 2016 7:30 AM

Join us for an Early-Bird Walk in the Garden!

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Butterfly and Hummingbird Early Morning Photography

Saturday, February 6, 2016 8:00 AM

Photograph the beauties in Wings of the Tropics, Fairchild’s butterfly conservatory. Pedro Lastra will introduce you to the world of tropical butterflies and will teach you how to use your equipment to capture these beauties of the Garden.

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Historic Missile Walk

Saturday, February 6, 2016 10:00 AM

Step into the Cold War past during this guided walk of the historic Nike Missile Base, located in Everglades National Park. Alpha Battery 59 is a place where U.S. Army soldiers defended the Nation from the threat of Soviet as well as Cuban attack. The Park’s entrance fee will be waived with registration and a map will be provided.

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Watercolors I: The Basics

Saturday, February 6, 2016 10:00 AM

Enjoy your Saturday mornings with this fun and informative course that will cover the basics of painting with watercolors. Join us as we explore the range of the four tools used in this medium: paper, pigments, brushes, and water. 

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Using Snapseed: Editing Photos with Ease

Saturday, February 6, 2016 1:30 PM

One of the most powerful editing APPS is Snapseed. By using your iPhone or iPad students will learn to edit, apply filters, crop, spot repair and how to use “stacks” to create wonderful expressions in your photos by using Snapseed. Time will be spent taking pictures with your iPhone, editing them in Snapseed and learning about other recommended apps that will add to your iPhone photography camera bag.

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Gala in the Garden

Saturday, February 6, 2016 6:30 PM

Our annual Gala in the Garden celebrates the advancements made throughout the year and those individuals who, through their generosity, support our efforts. The event attracts the "who's who" of Miami who enjoy an evening of unmatched beauty, great food and dancing, mingling and philanthropy. The Gala in the Garden, our annual black-tie event, supports our programs in science education, conservation science, horticulture and community outreach.

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Visit the Orchid Odyssey in Fairchild's Rainforest

Sunday, February 7, 2016 7:30 AM

A truly tropical display of rare orchids gathered in the Simons Rainforest Exhibit

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Early-Bird Walks

Sunday, February 7, 2016 7:30 AM

Join us for an Early-Bird Walk in the Garden!

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Sunday Sounds

Sunday, February 7, 2016 1:00 PM

Enjoy live music performed by students of University of Miami's Frost School of Music on select Sundays, in the Glasshouse Café.  

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