'The Spot' Youth Center plans October events for Miami Lakes teenagers

  Miami Lakes Youth Center will be hosting several fun and exciting programs for middle and high school students at “The Spot” from 6 to 8 p.m. during October at 6075 Miami Lakes Drive. Friday, October 12 - Open Mic Night. Love singing, sharing poetry, or just being ...

Hispanic Heritage event set for Saturday, October 20

  In honor of National Hispanic Month, Miami Lakes Cultural Affairs Committee will present “Que Rico Es!” National Hispanic Celebration from 5:30 to 9 p.m. on Saturday, October 20, at Town Hall, 6601 Main Street. A special presentation on the history of Cuban soda ...

Miami Lakes Cub Scout Pack 660 celebrates 50th anniversary

Miami Lakes Cub Scout Pack 660 celebrates 50th anniversary
  For 50 years, Cub Scout Pack 660 has helped the young boys of Miami Lakes learn the fundamentals of adventure and what it truly means to be an active citizen. “The Pack” offers ...

Zonta seeks vendors for November 10 Flea Market

  The Zonta Club of Miami Lakes is currently accepting vendors for its community flea market scheduled for Saturday, November 10. Vendors large and small are invited to participate in this annual event. The event will be held  from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and will take place at the ...

Kiwanis Club of Greater Miami Lakes hosts annual Square Dance October 6 to benefit ELIMINATE

  After having very successful events in the past, the Kiwanis Club of Greater Miami Lakes is pleased to announce that it will hold its third-annual square dance to benefit ELIMINATE on Saturday, October 6 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Roberto Alonso Community Center in Royal Oaks ...

Public speaking third place winner visits Toastmasters

Public speaking third place winner visits Toastmasters
  The Miami Lakes Toastmasters Club will host Anita Fain Taylor delivering her third place World Championship of Public Speaking speech, “it is what it is, and it ain’t what it ...

SuperHero event scheduled on October 20

  On Saturday, October 20, Miami Lakes Optimist and MPS (Mucopolysaccharidosis) SuperHero Foundation are co-hosting the MPS SuperHero second-annual ‘Kickin’ for a Cure’ kickball tournament. The event will be hosted at Miami Lakes Optimist Park located at 6411 ...

Giving Gators hosted school supplies drive and visited local schools with donations

Giving Gators hosted school supplies drive and visited local schools with donations
  The non-profit organization Giving Gators hosted a school supply drive on August 31. They visited local schools and delivered everything from backpacks to the most needed tools for ...

Popular local singer Mercedes Ferreira-Dias joins Team Blake in her second 'The Voice' audition

Popular local singer Mercedes Ferreira-Dias joins Team Blake in her second 'The Voice' audition
  From singing at Miami Lakes community events, at her church and countless events at Mater Lakes Academy (MLA), Miami Lakes resident Mercedes Ferreira-Dias made it to Team Blake on ...

Dade Christian School hosts its annual Fall Festival on October 31

Dade Christian School hosts its annual Fall Festival on October 31
  Dade Christian School celebrated fall through a series of events, starting with homecoming week October 1 through 5. The week is themed after super heroes, and each day had a different ...

Miami Lakes Pumpkin Patch set to open Sept. 29 to Halloween

Miami Lakes Pumpkin Patch set to open Sept. 29 to Halloween
  The Miami Lakes United Methodist Church (MLUMC) located at 14800 Ludlam Road, has extended its pumpkin patch grand opening this year by a whole week. The Patch will open Saturday, ...

Main Street Theatre Players group mourns the loss of member, actor John Olivera

Main Street Theatre Players group mourns the loss of member, actor John Olivera
  A celebration of life was held at the Main Street Playhouse (MSP) on August 22 in honor of John Olivera, a long-time member, who passed away suddenly on August 2. Past and present members ...

Youth Activities Task Force seeks high school volunteers for Town's Halloween event on Oct. 27

  Want to be a “SPOOKTASTIC” volunteer at the Youth Activities Task Force’s annual Halloween event, “Nightmare on Montrose,” on Saturday, October 27? A total of 75 high school volunteers are needed and volunteer registration is on a first come, first ...

Town Foundation requests Mini-Grant program ideas

  The Miami Lakes Town Foundation has called for proposals for its Mini-Grant program. The Foundation was created to encourage, foster and conduct programs for the continuing education and literacy education of members of the community as well as to conduct and develop other ...

Deadline nears for nominations for Vet's Parade Grand Marshal

  Time is running out for Miami Lakes residents to nominate a deserving individual to be the Grand Marshal for the 39th annual Veteran’s Day Parade which is scheduled for Sunday, November 11. The Grand Marshal will be selected by the Town’s Veterans Committee at their ...

Council creates a blasting Advisory Committee

  Discontent over a study which indicated the rock mining industry is blasting within Florida’s regulations, albeit allegedly causing damages to homes, Miami Lakes has created a committee to push for changes. Though the state’s Fire Marshall Office regulates blasting, ...

Humans of Miami Lakes: Joaquin Medina

Humans of Miami Lakes: Joaquin Medina
  Ten years ago, Joaquin Medina and his wife purchased their first home in Miami Lakes. Medina’s wife was raised in the town, where her family ran their construction business, Beacon ...

Miami Lakes Branch Library sets programs and events in september

  Miami Lakes Branch Library announced the following programs that are available for the public during September: For Children and Families: Movies and Stories for Kids – Watch favorite movies with family and friends. Movies being shown this month are “Monster’s ...

MLCC'S Fall Rummage Sale Sept. 29

  The UCC Women of Miami Lakes Congregational Church have been holding a Spring and Fall rummage sale for the last 28 years. The profits from these sales have benefited different local and global charities as well as needy families and individuals in the community. This ...

Miami Lakes K-8 Center partners with Feeding South Florida

Miami Lakes K-8 Center partners with Feeding South Florida
  Miami Lakes K-8 Center (MLK8) students and parents joined Feeding South Florida's 24-hour Sort-A-Thon on September 8. Over 26,000 pounds of food was sorted in a three hour shift for ...

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