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Adult Programs

The Cultural & Community Services Department offers Adult & Senior activities. Registration for all programs, classes and activities take place at Pelican Community Park, located at 18115 North Bay Road.

*To view all programs offered for the current season, including dates and prices, please download the latest edition of Sunny Isles Beach Living Magazine.

Adult Programs: Spring 2019

Registration for Spring 2019 programs begins on Monday, February 4 for Residents/Members with a valid City-issued SIB Resident ID Card, and Monday, February 19 for Non-Residents/Non-Members.  The City will cancel courses three days prior to the first class if enrollment is insufficient. Classes listed as free still require registration. When programs fill, a waitlist will be started. Cancellations must be received in writing at least seven days in advance in order to receive a refund. No refunds are issued once classes begin. *There are no classes on April 20 or May 27.

Basketball League
ages 18+
April 13 – May 25
Saturday
1:30 – 4:30 pm
Pelican Community Park Gymnasium
FEE:
Member $25
Non-Member $40
Teams play a competitive league schedule. Fee is per player.

English as a Second Language / Ingles Para Extranjeros / Программа для Взрослых: Beginner to Intermediate
ages 18+
March 23 – May 18
Saturday
9:00 – 11:00 am
Pelican Community Park
FEE:
Member $60
Non-Member $90
Students will use Internet-based language programs in class and practice language at home.

English as a Second Language / Ingles Para Extranjeros / Программа для Взрослых: Advanced
ages 18+
March 27 – May 15
Wednesday
6:15 – 8:15 pm
Pelican Community Park
FEE:
Member $60
Non-Member $90
Students use a 10-part computer program to practice idioms, American expressions, accent reduction and grammar in this conversation-based format.

Karate for Teens & Adults
ages 14+
Ongoing

Tuesday, Thursday
8:00 – 8:55 pm

Saturday
12:15 – 1:15 pm

Pelican Community Park
FEE, monthly:
Member $75
Non-Member $110
Group assignments are based on skill level as determined by the instructor. Learn balance, strength, and defense skills with this specialized martial art. Uniforms available for purchase from instructor at additional cost.

Oil Painting Club (NEW!)
age 18+
March 5 – April 23
Tuesday
10:00 am – noon
Gateway Park Plaza
FEE:
Resident Free
Non-Resident $25
Join others who enjoy this art form and provide feedback and suggestions to develop each other. Participants are required to bring their own supplies. The City will store art in a secure location at Gateway Park. Free parking provided in the Gateway Parking Garage. Parking permit will be provided at time of registration. No instruction will be provided. Participants who miss two consecutive classes will be removed from the class roster.

Strength & Resistance
ages 55+
March 23 – May 19

Saturday
noon – 1:00 pm, Session I

Sunday
9:00 – 10:00 am, Session II
10:05 – 11:05 am, Session III

Pelican Community Park
FEE, per class:
Resident/Member Free
Non-Resident/Non-Member $15
Get active with us and join our strength and resistance group. This class incorporates light weights, balance techniques and resistance training to improve overall well-being. Participants will be removed from the program if they miss 2 consecutive weeks.

Tai Chi
ages 55+
March 4 – May 29
Monday, Wednesday

8:30 – 8:30 am
Samson Oceanfront Park

10:00 – 11:00 am
Pelican Community Park

FEE:
Resident Free
Non-Resident $40
Come try this ancient form of exercise that can help maintain strength, flexibility and balance. All skill levels are welcome. Participants will be removed from the program if they miss 2 consecutive weeks.

Walking Club
ages 18+
April 15 – May 22
Monday, Wednesday
9:00 am – 10:30 am
Samson Oceanfront Park (NEW LOCATION!)
FEE:
Resident Free
Non-Resident $20
Enjoy the company of others as you walk your way to better health. Our walking club meets two days each week. Learn about healthy dieting, nutrition and exercise. All ages welcome.

Yoga, Chair
Open to ages 55+
March 7 – May 30
Thursday
10:45 – 11:45 am
Pelican Community Park
FEE:
Resident Free
Non-Resident $40
This gentle form of yoga is practiced by sitting on or standing using a chair for support. This slow-paced, off-the-floor program is great for balance and confidence. Participants who miss two consecutive classes will be removed from the class roster.

Yoga: Full Moon
ages 18+

March 19
7:15 pm

April 18
7:30 pm

May 17
7:30 pm

Samson Oceanfront Park
FREE
Meditate under the light of the full moon, listening to the ocean waves and the peaceful sounds of the beach. Participants must bring their own yoga mat. Parking passes available, but you must register in advance, for this FREE Class. Offered once a quarter during the Full Moon.

Yoga: Indoors
ages 18+
Ongoing

Tuesday, Thursday
9:30 – 10:30 am

Monday – Thursday
6:15 – 7:15 pm

Pelican Community Park

FEE, per class:
Member $10

Non-Member $15

FEE, monthly:
8 classes
Member $50

Non-Member $75
12 classes
Member $60

Non-Member $90
Re-invigorate your mind, body, and yoga practice! The City offers various types of yoga classes, including Hatha, Vinyasa & Power Yoga. Participants bring their own mat.  Sessions may vary by season.

Yoga: Morning yoga on the beach
ages 18+
Ongoing
Wednesday
7:00 – 8:15 am
Samson Oceanfront Park
FREE
Start your morning off mindful of the beautiful sunrise over the ocean. This relaxed morning yoga class takes place each Wednesday on the Beach in front of Samson Oceanfront Park, from 7:00 am – 8:15 am. Participants must bring their own yoga mat. This class is FREE but advanced registration is required. For more information, call 305.792.1706.

Other Services & Activities

AARP Tax Return Preparation & Filing
For taxpayers with low to middle income, especially 60+. Taxes prepared by trained volunteers provided by AARP Tax-Aide Foundation.

Bingo
Come to the Sunny Isles Beach Commission Chambers the first and last Wednesday of every month at 3:00 pm for some bingo. It is $2 for an 8 game session. Please check our Event Calendar for the next date or our Sunny Isles Beach Living Magazine.

Blood Drive
Community Blood Centers of South Florida organizes Blood Drives at the Sunny Isles Beach Government Center. Please check our Event Calendar for the next date or our Sunny Isles Beach Living Magazine.

Cultural Event Trips
Each month the Cultural & Community Services Department organizes a trip, show, or event to a different South Florida venue. Ticket prices vary depending on the trip. Reservations are accepted on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Heartsaver CPR Course (Free)
Reservation Required: Call 305.792.1706
Learn basic CPR skills, rescue breathing techniques, choking prevention and key treatment of emergencies. This course is usually offered once a year, in January. This is a FREE course! Please check our Event Calendar for the next date or our Sunny Isles Beach Living Magazine.

Martial Arts in the Park
Free and open to all ages, Master Sang offers instruction in Taekwondo. All skill levels are welcome.

MiniFLOW: Florida Licensing on Wheels
A convenient way to renew your license or auto tag. Driver License & Photo ID renewal services come to the SIB Government Center every month, including auto tags and disabled parking placards. Please check our Event Calendar for the next date or our Sunny Isles Beach Living Magazine.

Mobile Library Services
The Miami-Dade Public Library System provides Mobile Library services once per week, at the location, day and time listed in Sunny Isles Beach Living Magazine.

Mount Sinai Blood Pressure, Glucose Screening & Cholesterol Screening (Free)
Reservation Required: Call 305.674.2600
Check your blood pressure and glucose levels with this FREE service offered by Mount Sinai Medical Center every month at the Sunny Isles Beach Government Center. Please check our Event Calendar for the next date or our Sunny Isles Beach Living Magazine.
*Cholesterol screening is offered twice a year, in January and June.

Mount Sinai Medical Center Lecture Series
FREE
A monthly lecture series featuring medical professionals from Mount Sinai Medical Center discussing various topics related to your health and well-being. This series is provided as a service to the residents of Sunny Isles Beach as part of the community outreach of the Mount Sinai Medical Center.

Previous Seasons’ Programs:

Basketball League 5 v 5

Dance: Ballroom
Learn to ballroom dance with a knowledgeable instructor. Please call the Cultural and Community Services Department at Pelican Community Park at 305.792.1706.

Latin Fusion Dance
(ages 18+)
“Latin Fusion” Dance involves structured movement, warm-ups, and group interaction. This class will combine elements of various styles of Latin dance (i.e., salsa, merengue, bachata, flamenco, etc.) in a low impact yet energetic dance/exercise workout. All levels welcomed. Joy is essential! Check out the latest edition of Sunny Isles Beach Living for up to date class schedules and fees.