Community Education Calendar

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.

Free EKG Screenings

Saturday, June 01, 2019

Riverside Park
City of Miami
799 SW 4th St
Miami, FL 33130


The Heart Program at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital provides electrocardiogram (EKG) screenings to children and young adults in the community at no cost. The focus of this program is to create awareness on the importance of pediatric heart screenings in an effort to identify children at risk of sudden cardiac arrest (SCA). The use of an electrocardiogram (EKG) is critical to help diagnose asymptomatic heart defects that  may not otherwise be detected in a routine physical.

Cost: Free for student athletes

Making Moves

Michael Fux Family Center
3100 SW 62 Avenue
Miami, FL 33155


Making Moves is a fun, movement-based transformational program - not related to skill or fitness - to help people move into a state of being that enhances healing. More than a learning series of steps or memorizing a sequence, participants are encouraged to use their body as an instrument of self-expression and communication. 

Brain Wellness: Kids Yoga

Michael Fux Family Center
Nicklaus Children's Hospital
3100 SW 62 Ave
Miami,  33155


This program is provided by a certified yoga instructor. It offers children and teens the following benefits: managing stress through breathing, self-awareness, healthy movement and meditation. Yoga also promotes strength, flexibility, coordination and body awareness.

Please call 1-844-624-2020 for more information.

Nicklaus Children’s Sports Health Youth Athlete Camp

Monday, June 24, 2019
9:00 AM

Nicklaus Children's Sports Health Center
2nd Floor
11521 S Dixie Hwy
Pinecrest, FL 33156


A one-week summer intensive program for young athletes looking to gain an edge in sport and wellness. The athlete will gain knowledge in anatomy, movement and nutrition sciences and experience advanced training to improve overall athleticism.

Please call (786) 624-5110 for more information.

Cost: $215 per athlete.


Parenting Boot Camp

Thursday, May 30, 2019
6:00 PM

Nicklaus Children’s Hospital
Auditorium Classroom A & B
3100 SW 62 Avenue
Miami, FL 33155


Join us for an interactive and informative class for new parents and expectant parents. Free with registration.

Please call (305) 662-8282 for more information.

Cost: Free with registration.

Calm Kids

Nicklaus Children's Hospital
Main Campus, Division of Psychology, 2nd Floor
3100 SW 62 Avenue
Miami, FL 33155


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.

Please call 786-624-2691 for more information.

Social Skills Group

Nicklaus Children's Hospital
Main Campus, Division of Psychology, 2nd Floor
3100 SW 62 Avenue
Miami, FL 33155


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.

Please call 786-624-2691 for more information.

Cost: Most health insurance is accepted.

​F.O.C.U.S. Program
4:00 PM

Nicklaus Children's Hospital
Main Campus, Division of Psychology, 2nd Floor
3100 SW 62 Avenue
Miami, FL 33155


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.  

Please call 786-624-2691 for more information.


​Swimming Lessons

Nicklaus Children's Dan Marino Outpatient Center 2900 South Commerce Parkway Weston, FL 33331


Knowing how to swim saves lives. Swimming and water safety lessons are offered by a trained instructor for babies as young as 6 months to adolescents under 21 years old.

Nicklaus Children's Dental Mobile Unit

The Dental Unit will be visiting different locations on a weekly basis.Click here to find out where the next stop is.


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. The Dental Unit will be visiting different locations on a weekly basis.


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