Events

Nicklaus Children's Hospital extends its expertise through its educational offerings to the community providing classes and courses, in addition to family-centered services to parents, families and professionals. Browse our community calendar to discover which upcoming events you would like to attend.

Health and Wellness Fair

Join us for an afternoon Health and Wellness Fair!

Date: Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Time: 11:00 AM to 02:00 PM

Location:
Nicklaus Children’s Hospital
Michael Fux Family Center
3100 SW 62nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33155

Nicklaus Children's Dental Mobile Unit

State-of-the-art mobile health unit offers free oral health screenings, assessments and exams, all supported by telehealth connectivity with care providers at Nicklaus Children’s main campus.

Date: Thursday, July 27, 2017

Time: 08:00 AM to 03:00 PM

Location:
San Juan Bosco Catholic Church
1349 W Flagler Street
Miami Fl 33176

Hydrocephalus Education Day

The Hydrocephalus Association (HA), in partnership with Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is proud to host a free, one-day event designed to deliver education, support and networking opportunities for individuals living with hydrocephalus and their caregivers located in the South Florida area.

Date: Saturday, July 29, 2017

Time: 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Location:
Nicklaus Children's Hospital 
Main Auditorium
3100 SW 62 Ave
Miami, FL 33155

Babies on the Move

This class is designed for families of newborns and babies up to eight months of age. Participants will learn about developmental milestones and the importance of tummy time. (Class will be held in Spanish)

Date: Tuesday, August 01, 2017

Time: 06:00 PM to 07:30 PM

Location:
Nicklaus Children's Palmetto Bay Outpatient Center
17615 SW 97 Avenue (Franjo Road)
Palmetto Bay, FL 33157

Nicklaus Children’s Palm Beach Gardens Back-to-School Bash

Nicklaus Children’s Palm Beach Gardens Outpatient Center Invites you to a  FREE Back-to-School Bash.

Date: Saturday, August 05, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Location:
Nicklaus Children’s Palm Beach Gardens Outpatient Center
11310 Legacy Avenue
Legacy Place
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410

Lactation Support Group

Join us for a lactation support group. This group will meet monthly to help participants learn about breastfeeding and available community resources for obtaining lactation supplies.

Date: Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Location:
Nicklaus Children’s Hospital
Michael Fux Family Center
3100 SW 62 Avenue
Miami, FL 33155

Pediatric Nutrition Symposium

Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is excited to offer the Nutrition Symposium with an emphasis on the pediatric patient. Current research and technological advances in the care of pediatric conditions with nutrition implications will be presented by a multidisciplinary panel of speakers.

Date: Saturday, August 12, 2017

Time: 08:00 AM to 03:00 PM

Location:
Nicklaus Children's Hospital Main Campus
Main Auditorium
3100 SW 62nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33155  

Nicklaus Children’s Broward Back-to-School Bash

Nicklaus Children’s Miramar Outpatient Center Invites you to a FREE Back-to-School Bash.

Date: Saturday, August 12, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Location:
Nicklaus Children’s Miramar Outpatient Center
12246 Miramar Parkway
Miramar Square
Miramar, FL 33025

CPR Class

Community course designed to teach first aid basics, CPR and use of an AED.
Cost: $20.00 per person

Date: Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Time: 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM

Location:
Nicklaus Children's Hospital
Michael Fux Family Center
3100 SW 62nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33155

Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation Bilingual IBD Education Day

Nicklaus Children’s and the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation will host a bilingual education day for patients and families affected by Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD).

Date: Saturday, August 26, 2017

Time: 08:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Location:
Nicklaus Children’s Hospital
Main Auditorium
3100 S.W. 62nd Ave
Miami, FL 33155

Lactation Class

Free lactation class for expectant mothers and breastfeeding‬ moms.

Date: Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Time: 06:30 PM to 08:00 PM

Location:
Nicklaus Children's Hospital
Auditorium Classroom A & B
3100 SW 62nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33155   

MCHF5K Run/Walk

Join us for our 7th Annual Miami Children's Health Foundation's Run/Walk and come together for the children of Nicklaus Children’s Hospital.

Date: Saturday, September 16, 2017

Time: 07:30 AM

Location:
Coral Gables City Hall
405 Biltmore Way
Coral Gables, FL

Therapeutic Interventions in the NICU

This course focuses on developmental and therapeutic interventions in the NICU. It covers assessment and treatment, transition to home, post discharge follow-up and identification of emerging disabilities.

Date: Saturday, September 16, 2017 to Sunday, September 17, 2017

Time: 07:30 AM to 03:15 PM

Location:
Nicklaus Children's Hospital
3100 SW 62nd Ave
Miami, Florida 33155

Pediatric Nursing Conference - "Raising the Bar: Pediatric Nursing Above Par"

Miami Children's Health System invites you to th 2nd Annual Nicklaus Children's Hospital Pediatric Nursing Conference. This one and a half day event will include three hour-long general educational sessions as well as concurrent sessions to cultivate your professional development as well as learn best practices in caring for ill and hospitalized children.
 

Date: Tuesday, September 19, 2017 to Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Time: 07:30 AM to 04:30 PM

Location:
Hilton Miami Airport
5101 Blue Lagoon Dr.
Miami, FL 33126

Pediatric Nursing Certification CPN Review Course

Susan is dedicated to preparing pediatric critical care nurses to sit for the Pediatric CPN Exam. She is an expert in pediatric critical care nursing, speaker, and author.

Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 to Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Time: 07:30 AM to 05:00 PM

Location:
Nicklaus Children's Hospital Main Campus
Main Auditorium
3100 S.W. 62nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33155

8th Annual VACC Camp Golf Tournament

Join us for a great day of golf, delicious dinner and exciting auction...all to benefit the children of VACC Camp.

Date: Thursday, October 19, 2017

Time: 12:00 PM

Location:
Melreese Country Club
1802 NW 37th Avenue
Miami, FL 33125

Curso de Ortopedia Pre/Post Quirúrgico para el Tratamiento de Labio Fisurado y Paladar Hendido

Aprenda del equipo del Centro Craneofacial y el departamento de Cirugía Plástica de Nicklaus Children's Hospital. El propósito de este curso es presentar nuestra experiencia, técnicas y resultados en el manejo de pacientes con labio fisurado y paladar hendido.

Date: Thursday, February 22, 2018 to Saturday, February 24, 2018

Time: 08:30 AM to 02:00 PM

Location:
Nicklaus Children's Hospital
3100 SW 62nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33155

Weekly Events and Classes

​F.O.C.U.S. Program

This group therapy program is designed for children ages 7 to 17 with behaviorial issues, including but not limited to ADHD. This support group meets on Wednesdays.   
 

Location:
Nicklaus Children's Hospital Main Campus
Division of Psychology
2nd Floor
3100 S.W. 62nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33155 

Healthy Chicas

Hispanic/Latina adolescent girls between the ages of 12-18, along with their mothers, are invited to join Nicklaus Children’s Hospital’s Healthy Chicas program, a free 4-Week nutrition & fitness program.

Social Skills Group

Children and teens ages 7 to 17 are invited to join this small discussion group to learn how to make, cultivate and maintain friendships. Participants will learn basic conversational skills, and discuss the use of appropriate humor, how to electronically connect with others, and how to manage disagreements.

Location:
Nicklaus Children's Hospital Main Campus
Division of Psychology
2nd Floor
3100 S.W. 62nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33155

Pediatric Weight Management Group

The Pediatric Weight Management Group, available at the Nicklaus Children’s Aventura Care Center, offers children and families personalized consultation and education. The group meets monthly.

Location:
Nicklaus Children's Aventura Care Center
20295 NE 29th Place
Aventura, FL 33180

Calm Kids

Calm Kids is a weekly group therapy course designed to teach children strategies on how to take control over anxiety symptoms. Children will learn how to cope with fears and worries, identify anxiety triggers, how to relax the mind and body and maximize their self-confidence. This group meets on Tuesdays.

Location:
Nicklaus Children's Hospital Main Campus
Division of Psychology
2nd Floor
3100 S.W. 62nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33155 

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