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Safer-at-Home Programs from BHI Community Services!

Bay Harbor Islands residents - get ready to ZOOM! 

MONDAYTUESDAYWEDNESDAYTHURSDAYFRIDAYSUNDAY
Gentle Senior Yoga 10:00 AM
Health Lecture 
2:00 PM - August 20th, 2020
Adult Yoga 10:00 AM

Adult Zumba 5:00 PMBay Harbor Islands Book Club - August 12th, 2020 at 7:00 PM
Kids Yoga 4:00 PMPortuguese Heritage 4:00 PM


All programs are totally free for Bay Harbor Islands residents through Zoom 

Scroll down for each program’s Zoom meeting ID.

Please Note, all Zoom Programs will be recorded and may be used on all the Town’s Social Media Platforms. If you do not want to be recorded, please do not enable the video option while participating in the Town’s Virtual Programs. 

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MEDITATION MONDAYS – Join us weekly for Meditation Mondays. Participants will use techniques to train attention and awareness while achieving a mentally clear, emotionally calm, and stable state of mind. Classes are held every Monday at 10:00 am. through Zoom.

To join Zoom Meditation Mondays class click here

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To view the recorded Meditation Mondays for 5-11-20: https://youtu.be/ezR19vgaxHc

Meditation Mondays for 5-18-20 and 5-25-20

To view the recorded Meditation Mondays for 6-1-20: https://youtu.be/wmnH5c_JlWI

To view the recorded Meditation Mondays for 6-8-20: https://youtu.be/Lu6helkDHu0 

To view the recorded Meditation Mondays for 6-15-20: https://youtu.be/9j8WVn_lWI4 

To view the recorded Meditation Mondays for 6-22-20: https://youtu.be/3YC3DuY6CIc

To view the recorded Meditation Mondays for 6-29-20: https://youtu.be/Nmh_Lb7Ihi0 

To view the recorded Meditation Mondays for 7-6-20: https://youtu.be/kn6tl2eM00E

To view the recorded Meditation Mondays for 7-13-20: https://youtu.be/OsskoDacl7Q

To view the recorded Meditation Mondays for 7-20-20: https://youtu.be/gFaIU5YL354

To view the recorded Meditation Mondays for 7-27-20: https://youtu.be/qivdouDt_9o

To view the recorded Meditation Mondays for 8-3-20: https://youtu.be/cvLIo6jhjxk  


TUESDAYS

TAI CHI FOR EVERYONE – Join us weekly for our famous Tai Chi Program on Zoom. Tai Chi provides gentle exercise that helps adults and seniors improve balance and prevent falls. It consists of making slow, graceful movements while breathing deeply. Classes are held every Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. through Zoom.

To join Zoom Tai-Chi class click here

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To view the recorded Tai Chi 4-14-20: https://youtu.be/3xsKjL3HU9k

To view the recorded Tai Chi 4-21-20: https://youtu.be/48bPJTZ998g

To view the recorded Tai Chi 4-28-20: https://youtu.be/7O6NlzoM0wI

To view the recorded Tai Chi 5-5-20: https://youtu.be/UqzEvonAxuk

No video for 5-12-20 class

To view the recorded Tai Chi 5-19-20: https://youtu.be/68H0oiENrxU 

No video for 5-26-20

To view the recorded Tai Chi 6-2-20: https://youtu.be/qAzp7fg-9sw

To view the recorded Tai Chi  6-9-20: https://youtu.be/03RI5ihakG0

To view the recorded Tai Chi 6-16-20: https://youtu.be/Q_xUh8be3zk

To view the recorded Tai Chi 6-23-20: https://youtu.be/yq83qd0VUlw

To view the recorded Tai Chi 6-30-20: https://youtu.be/GHspfX-uTao 

To view the recorded Tai Chi 7-7-20: https://youtu.be/lT_Xb5q3gV4

To view the recorded Tai Chi 7-14-20: https://youtu.be/jrRpvt8b2Ww

To view the recorded Tai Chi 7-21-20: https://youtu.be/5Wd1zscT0lU

To view the recorded Tai Chi 7-28-20: https://youtu.be/mKXwz6XxSN8

To view the recorded Tai Chi 8-4-20: https://youtu.be/NbuiZbBsUdI


ADULT ZUMBA – Join us weekly for our virtual Adult Zumba class. The Zumba program is a fitness-party with a contagious blend of Latin and international rhythms that provides a fun and effective workout to a global community. Coined "fitness parties," Zumba classes blend upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreograph, that offer practical total-body exercises. Classes are held every Tuesday at 5:00 p.m. through Zoom.

To join Zoom Adult Zumba class click here

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To view the recorded Adult Zumba 7-7-20: https://youtu.be/-Bq8R4e5KYk

No Video for 7-14-20

To view the recorded Adult Zumba 7-21-20: https://youtu.be/efvdwuObvPI

To view the recorded Adult Zumba 7-28-20: https://youtu.be/gjFQEWvtLO0

To view the recorded Adult Zumba 8-3-20: https://youtu.be/Qwa9Np1kTSU


WEDNESDAYS

GENTLE SENIOR’S YOGA  is a wonderful, alternative, moderate pace yoga that creates an accessible environment for students with less yoga experience. Gentle Yoga is good for active residents, as well as residents with limited mobility. Classes will be held every Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. through Zoom. 

To join Zoom Gentle Senior’s Yoga class click here

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To view the recorded Gentle Senior’s Yoga 4-15-20: https://youtu.be/xXmoFIbw78w

To view the recorded Gentle Senior’s Yoga 4-17-20: https://youtu.be/7SN_m_YwAwI

To view the recorded Gentle Senior’s Yoga 4-22-20: https://youtu.be/WzO3N_xa7Tsv

To view the recorded Gentle Senior’s Yoga 4-24-20: https://youtu.be/psYgmCmB8MU

To view the recorded Gentle Senior’s Yoga 5-1-20: https://youtu.be/1N-ClY56JiE 

To view the recorded Gentle Senior’s Yoga 5-6-20: https://youtu.be/f9mvmvAu0HQ

To view the recorded Gentle Senior’s Yoga 5-13-20: https://youtu.be/TZEBOQbaQ6c

Gentle Senior’s Yoga 5-20-20 No recording

To view the recorded Gentle Senior’s Yoga 5-27-20: https://youtu.be/Rt-VqjVm9GA

To view the recorded Gentle Senior’s Yoga 6-3-20: https://youtu.be/wHbPPhQQWtY

To view the recorded Gentle Senior’s Yoga 6-10-20: https://youtu.be/g_6v94RmVXU 

To view the recorded Gentle Senior’s Yoga 6-17-20: https://youtu.be/ZRBtmHZktsI 

To view the recorded Gentle Senior’s Yoga 6-24-20: https://youtu.be/ZTmSTjuhy7s

Gentle Senior’s Yoga 7-1-2020 No recording

To view the recorded Gentle Senior’s Yoga 7-8-20: https://youtu.be/M0wlcPONudM

To view the recorded Gentle Senior’s Yoga 7-15-20: https://youtu.be/LIm7D5ZM5fs

To view the recorded Gentle Senior’s Yoga 7-22-20: https://youtu.be/gbaoa7o3_LQ

To view the recorded Gentle Senior’s Yoga 7-29-20: https://youtu.be/IjhEq1GTbDw


THE BAY HARBOR ISLANDS BOOK CLUB – Calling all book lovers in town to come to the Morris N. Broad Community Center for our monthly book club meeting. The club is open to all adult residents. Come join your friends from the community as you discuss the book of the month. Books may be rented from the library or purchased. 

To join the Virtual Bay Harbor Islands Book Club Zoom Meeting click here

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For the month of August 2020, the Bay Harbor Islands Book Club will meet on Wednesday, August 12th, 2020 at 7:00 PM through Zoom. The novel for discussion will be The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson.


THURSDAYS

HEALTH LECTURES WITH AVENTURA HOSPITAL – Our popular Health Education Lecture Series will continue every 3rd Thursday of each month. Topics such as nutrition, mental health, heart, first aid, and staying safe will showcase. Aventura Hospital logo

First Lecture Topic: Anxiety and Stress held Thursday, April 16, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. To view this recorded Health Lecture: https://youtu.be/Vg0CdVSSEp0

Second Lecture Topic: Supporting Your Immune System Through Nutrition Part One held Thursday, April 23, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. To view this recorded Health Lecture: https://youtu.be/Bf8_UQrEgko

Third Lecture Topic: Supporting Your Immune System Through Nutrition Part Two on Thursday, April 30, 2020, at 10:00 am. To view this recorded Health Lecture: https://youtu.be/qBm2AdiJhc8 

Fourth Lecture Topic: Recognizing Stroke and Understanding Risk Factors with Nyema Robinson, RN held Thursday, May 7, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. To view this recorded Health Lecture: https://youtu.be/JOKIAxOVieo

Fifth Lecture Topic: Recognizing the Signs and Symptoms of Sepsis and Infection Prevention with Jasmine Dew, RN held on Thursday, May 14th, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. To view this recorded Health Lecture: https://youtu.be/Wks4zs6iitk

Sixth Lecture Topic: Safe Emergency Care During Covid-19 on with Rochelle Ming, BSN, Director of Emergency Services at Aventura Hospital and Medical Center held on Thursday, June 4th, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. To view this recorded Health Lecture: https://youtu.be/ds0Lc0g3Zts

Seventh Lecture Topic: Injury Prevention with Karem Larrea, Trauma Coordinator for Aventura Hospital Trauma Department Thursday, June 18th, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. To view this recorded Health Lecture: https://youtu.be/IDWTxwwRRKA

Eighth Lecture Topic: Heart Health During Quarantine with Dr. Allan Stewart, M.D. Medical Director of Cardiothoracic Surgery on Thursday, July 16th, 2020 at 2:00, p.m. To view this recorded Health Lecture: https://youtu.be/IBrWdDjCriE

Ninth Lecture Topic: Innovations in Spinal Fusion Technology with Dr. David Krieger, MD, Neurospine Surgeon on Thursday, August 20th, 2020, at 2:00 p.m.

To join zoom Health Lecture with Aventura Hospital click here


KIDS YOGA –  Children will improve strength, flexibility, and coordination as they learn to focus on various breathing and visualization techniques. They will also learn self-respect and respect for others with the practice of fun and challenging poses. Classes are held every Thursday at 4:00 p.m. through Zoom.

To join Kids Yoga class on Zoom click here

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To view the recorded Kids Yoga Class 5-7-20: https://youtu.be/3ad0mdWUtIc

To view the recorded Kids Yoga Class 5-14-20: https://youtu.be/PnO1b_0OAWI 

To view the recorded Kids Yoga Class 5-21-20: https://youtu.be/-s3olka1jEc 

To view the recorded Kids Yoga Class 5-28-20: https://youtu.be/LMQjXMqFbUw

To view the recorded Kids Yoga Class 6-4-20: https://youtu.be/G61I4uOISKE 

To view the recorded Kids Yoga Class 6-18-20: https://youtu.be/bZrYeASCIKo 

To view the recorded Kids Yoga Class 6-25-20: https://youtu.be/6URVe1jYSAw

To view the recorded Kids Yoga Class 7-2-20: https://youtu.be/h7nsOJBrDgw

To view the recorded Kids Yoga Class 7-9-20: https://youtu.be/-QPFR4iM4Dg

To view the recorded Kids Yoga Class 7-16-20: https://youtu.be/5OfU7oI-ahM

No video for class on 7-23-20

To view the recorded Kids Yoga Class 7-30-20: https://youtu.be/VRzLDe-bQ1g


FRIDAYS

PORTUGUESE HERITAGE  – A class for heritage speakers and children, from Kindergarten through 5th grade, that already knows or understands basic Portuguese. Classes are held every Friday at 4:00 p.m. through Zoom.

To join our Portuguese class on Zoom click here

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To view the recorded Portuguese Class 5-8-20: https://youtu.be/V2wQMB41jco

Portuguese Class 5-15-20 No Class

To view the recorded Portuguese Class 5-22-20: https://youtu.be/x1W4SH5-Fts

To view the recorded Portuguese Class 5-29-20: https://youtu.be/ubSVYAVLQtk

To view the recorded Portuguese Class 6-5-20: https://youtu.be/srPss5KM7gc 

Portuguese Class 6-12-20 No Recording

To view the recorded Portuguese Class 6-19-20: https://youtu.be/x4wg32jPN84

Portuguese Class 7-03-20 No Class in Observance of 4th of July Holiday

To view the recorded Portuguese Class 6-26-20: https://youtu.be/TyTQYebNets 

No Class on 7-3-20

To view the recorded Portuguese Class 7-10-20: https://youtu.be/EIerSimUqbE

To view the recorded Portuguese Class 7-17-20: https://youtu.be/x2gSqkA4_6s

To view the recorded Portuguese Class 7-24-20: https://youtu.be/k2NEsKbAlvI

To view the recorded Portuguese Class 7-31-20: https://youtu.be/iokxTX3y8Mc


SATURDAYS

No programs are currently being offered on Saturdays.

SUNDAYS

ADULT YOGA – A gentle way to improve your posture, balance, and coordination. Yoga is a systematic practice of physical exercise, breath control, relaxation, diet control, and positive thinking and Meditation aimed at developing harmony in the body, mind, and environment. Classes are held every Sunday at 10:00 a.m. through Zoom.

To join Adult Yoga on Zoom click here

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To view the recorded Adult Yoga Class 5-10-20: https://youtu.be/047hmCoyB38

To view the recorded Adult Yoga Class 5-17-20: https://youtu.be/t6K4jqMOAeA 

To view the recorded Adult Yoga Class 5-24-20: https://youtu.be/7vEwCnxG4WM

Adult Yoga Class 5-31-20 No Recording

To view the recorded Adult Yoga Class 6-7-20: https://youtu.be/8Cf-2wsG-f0 

Adult Yoga Class 6-14-20 No Recording

Adult Yoga Class 6-21-20 No Class Due to Father’s Day

To view the recorded Adult Yoga Class 6-28-20: https://youtu.be/SE57ChKs5lE 

To view the recorded Adult Yoga Class 7-5-20: https://youtu.be/cNcJy1SVuus

To view the recorded Adult Yoga Class 7-12-20: https://youtu.be/KMsyEnpN8lQ

To view the recorded Adult Yoga Class 7-19-20: https://youtu.be/MwuW9cCHg10

To view the recorded Adult Yoga Class 8-2-20: https://youtu.be/vGbUNbefe7w


Recorded Classes of Older Programs

Just click on the underline class date to view the videos:

The World Awaits - Let’s Go!

Time to take in some culture! From museums, to ancient Greece to space! Get as close as you like!

Time to Take Your Couch for a Ride!


We can’t visit theme parks in person, but we can turn off the lights, turn on the big screen TV and GO! 

Make your Own Face Mask


We watched a LOT of videos on how to make face masks - and this one rocks!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q2B7Twkh2SI

Get Fit!


Kids yoga made super fun at Cosmic Kids like this Frozen theme https://tinyurl.com/skv8gtq 

Where the Wild Things Are


You can still go to the zoo - even from home! Take a look. You won’t believe your eyes!

  • The San Diego Zoo has TEN live cams! From Penguins to Polar Bears check them out!
  • The Houston Zoo is not monkeying around with their webcams! Gorillas, Chimps, Rhinos - oh my! 
  • Be delighted by the antics the Monterey Bay Aquarium’s sea otters the hypnotic drifting of jellies. With ten live cams to choose from, you can experience the wonder of the ocean where ever you are! 
  • Zoo Atlanta is devoted to their Panda and so is their cam! 
  • The National Zoo has four cams but they warn you - there are no humans about so the animals may do as they please. 
  • ZooMiami has Meerkats! Watch them live or check out what they were doing while you weren’t watching! 
  • Check out EarthCam.com. They have Animal cams and cams just about everywhere else. But here is the link to the wildest feed!
  • Many Association of Zoos & Aquariums member facilities are closed due to the coronavirus but they are bringing education and fun to you through online events and educational resources. Check the calendar for live videos and other online events your whole family can enjoy!