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Voted "Best Camp" in all of Miami-Dade County in 2010 by South Florida Parenting Magazine!

The Herbert Wellness Center offers a summer sports camp where children can experience playtime in a way that encourages a healthy lifestyle and habits. Mini Canes Recreational Sports Camp is an 8-week summer camp that is open to children ages six through twelve, and offers a wide variety of sports and other activities for a fun-filled summer. The summer is divided into 2-week sessions where campers can swim, play sports, and take part in a variety of other indoor games and activities. Each week of camp features a sport of the week in addition to theme days and special events. Campers are grouped together by grade into the following groups:

Group Age
Canes 6
Manatees 7
Panthers 8
Dolphins 9
Marlins 10
Heat 11-12

Mini Canes Recreational Sports Camp has been named one of the top summer camps in Miami-Dade County by South Florida Parenting Magazine six times, and is run by energetic, well-qualified University of Miami professionals, Miami-Dade County teachers, and college students.

Program Highlights
The Department of Wellness and Recreation sponsors the summer camp program at the Herbert Wellness Center. The many features of the Herbert Wellness Center allow campers to participate in a variety of fun and exciting activities.
See all programs and activities.

A variety of recreational sports and leisure activities are taught. Campers are assigned to groups according to age. All groups are co-educational. Activities may include: basketball, board games, kickball, movement education, soccer, softball, tennis, tether ball and wallyball. Not all sports and leisure activities listed are taught every day, nor will they be taught to every group.

2015 Online Enrollment

In 2015, Mini Canes Camp will move to online registrations for all returning campers from Summer 2014 only. In order to do so, we need the following information emailed to us .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Full Name(s) of Parents and/or Legal Guardians
Valid Email(s) (that are used frequently)
Your C-Number (if applicable)
Camper(s) Name(s)

Benefits of Online Enrollment may include:
Early Registration
Enrolling in the convenience of your home

Camp Photos and Videos

minicanescamp's 2014 Session 2 album on Photobucket


To view Extravaganza videos, visit the Mini Canes Playlist on the Herbert Wellness Center's YouTube page.

To see more photos, please visit our Photobucket gallery.

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