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May 11, 2019
-From Your Friends at the Village of Palmetto Bay
Farmer's Market
Stroll through aisles of fresh produce and support our local growers every Sunday at 8:30 am. F ind us at the SE corner of Coral Reef Park, next to the Volleyball courts.
Photo of Yoga enthusiasts at Thalatta Estate
Yoga by the Bay
Come stretch and relax by the bay with this calming Yoga class. All levels welcome. Please bring your own towel, mat and water bottle. Free! Today, May 12th and next Sunday, May 19th, Thalatta Estate 9:30 am.
Passport Acceptance Facility Ribbon-Cutting
New passport applications will be accepted at Village Hall beginning Monday, May 13th at 9:30 am. The service will be $35 in addition to passport fees. Appointments only at 305-259-1234. A ribbon-cutting with Mayor and Council will precede the opening at 9 am.
Tri-City Double 6 Senior Dominoes Tournament
If you're 55 plus and love dominoes, now is your chance to compete against your neighbors! Thursday, May 16th from 6 pm - 9 pm. Perrine Community House at Palmetto Bay. $20 per person. Registration required.
Responsible Gardening Series
Learn about the environmental benefits of composting during the first session of this year's Responsible Gardening Lecture series. Wednesday, May 22nd 7 pm. Thalatta Estate. Registration required.
Memorial Celebration at Deering Estate
On Saturday, May 25th, Palmetto Bay residents will receive FREE admission to a Memorial Day weekend celebration on the grounds of Deering Estate. There will be a military parade, scavenger hunt, live bands and DJ, giant board games, tours, vendors and more. The event is from 10 am to 4 pm. ID required.
Summer Camp Registration Open
It won't be long now! Register your child for Camp Palmetto Bay (June 10-August 2) or Summer Tennis Camp (June 10 - August 16). For more information, call our Parks Dept. at 305-259-1234.
Animated drawing of hand holding a cell phone promoting the Palmetto Bay IBUS app.
Download our Free IBUS App
See where our Palmetto Bay to Metrorail Park & Ride buses are in real time. Simply download Palmetto Bay IBUS from your app store and you're all set. Like the IBUS shuttle itself, it's free. C'mon, get onboard!
Retiring MDFR Chief Honored at Village Hall

At Monday's Regular Council Meeting, Mayor and Council recognized retiring Miami Dade Fire Chief Dave Downey with a formal proclamation. Downey has been a firefighter for 37 years, 31 of which were spent with Miami-Dade County, earning the rank of Chief in 2013. Recently, Chief Downey presided over a "push-in" ceremony at Station 50 in Palmetto Bay with the arrival of a new engine. We thank him for his dedication! 
Photo of Retiring Miami Dade Fire Chief Dave Downey, along with mayor and council
Cure CF Miami Foundation Salutes Palmetto Bay

Bonnee Binker and Jerry Socherman of the Cure CF Miami Foundation presented Mayor and Council with a framed expression of gratitude at the Regular Council meeting Monday night. The Village donated the use of Palmetto Bay Park and sponsored two teams for the organization's "Kick CF" Kickball Fundraiser in February. A whopping $70,000 was raised this year. Thanks to all who participated!
Photo of Mayor, Council and members of the Miami Cure Cystic Fibrosis team.
Photo of kickball team for cure cystic fibrosis tournament, including Mayor Cunningham and Councilwoman Marsha Matson

First Senior Game Day Held at Perrine Community House at Palmetto Bay, More Events Underway
An entire schedule of senior programs is now being offered at the historic, newly renovated Perrine Community House at Palmetto Bay. Classes include Floral arranging, Tempo Technology, Knitting, Art Classes, a Domino Tournament, and of course, our Senior Game Day. Please remember that some programs are fee based and some are FREE. It’s important that you please remember to RSVP , even for those programs that are free so we can make sure there is plenty of space for everyone. . 900 SW 97th Ave.

If you need assistance with online registration, please call the Parks & Recreation Department at 305-259-1246 and we will be happy to assist you. 
A representative from Baptist Health speaks to a robust gathering on May 2, 2019. It was the first time "Senior Game Day" was held at the newly renovated Perrine Community House at Palmetto Bay, 900 SW 97th Ave.
Flower arranging is one of the many programs being offered to Seniors at Perrine Community House at Palmetto Bay. Interested? Sign up and join us!
Meetings Around Town

For a schedule of community meetings scheduled to take place in Palmetto Bay, click here.
This Weekend
Happy Mother's Day
Next Week
Coming Soon
  • Memorial Day Holiday - Village Hall Closed, No IBUS circulation. Parks are open. Be safe!
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