Virtual Recreation

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Introduction

Looking for the cure for boredom? Would you like some fun and educational resources to help stimulate your mind? We may not be able to fully provide the typical Parks & Recreation services at the moment, but check out these links and activities that may help with enjoying some of your leisure time! 

This page will be updated periodically if any notable resources become available.*

Frost Museum

Free livestream and weekly science webinars! Click here Frost Museum for more info.

Schedule of webinars (every Wednesday at 2pm):

Wednesday, May 27
Featured Speaker: Leslie Knecht, Ph.D., Senior Lecturer, Department of Chemistry, College of Arts and Science at the University of Miami
Title: It’s All Elemental
From hydrogen to oganesson, the periodic table of elements is a fascinating tool filled with scientific breakthroughs, hidden patterns, and amazing discoveries. Join Dr. Leslie Knecht as she takes us on an exciting journey through the evolution and key times of the scientific history for this game changing tool, leading to a powerful and iconic system that is fundamental to our understanding of the world around us. In partnership with the University of Miami.

Monday, June 8
Featured Speaker: Andy Dehart, Vice President of Animal Husbandry and Marine Conservation, Frost Science
Title: How the Super Bowl and Finding Dory Relate to Ocean Conservation
Join us for a special Virtual LIVE@Frost Science webinar in honor of World Oceans Day featuring Andy Dehart, our Vice President of Animal Husbandry and Marine Conservation, as we dive into the ocean conservation work of Frost Science. Frost Science leads a number of ocean conservation initiatives ranging from habitat restoration in coral reefs and mangrove shorelines to removal of exotic fish species released from home aquariums. Through this work, Frost Science has built exciting partnerships with universities, environmental non-profits and even a group of former military special forces divers, who are all working together to help save our ocean planet. Presented by the Miami Downtown Development Authority.

Enjoy a live feed from Zoo Miami!

Click here Version OptionsVirtual RecreationHeadline to check out their MeerKam, a live webcam featuring adorable meerkats.

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Learn Foreign Languages for FREE

Below are links to sites that teach foreign languages for free:

Duolingo - Choose from 30+ languages

Sign Language 101 - Learn American Sign Language

#HialeahParksAndRec Photography

We’re reserving this space for sharing YOUR photos! We want to see your best photos from one of the following categories:

  • Throwback pictures of you at any of our parks.
  • Pictures that define what parks OR recreation means to you.
  • Pictures of you enjoying one of our Virtual Recreation activities.

All picture submissions should:

  • ...be posted on Instagram.
  • ...have #HialeahParksAndRec in the caption.
  • ...tag @hialeahparksandrec on the photo.

We’ll repost your pictures on our Instagram account and right here on our website!

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*The City of Hialeah is not responsible for the contents of third-party sites.

Early Prevention & Intervention Program

The E.P.I. Program is still ongoing but has gone virtual! For more information, please visit the E.P.I. web page by click here.

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