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Virginia Key to celebrate 75th anniversary, statewide historical recognition Aug. 1

There’s a beach in Miami that marks the history of segregation in America — and Black residents are fighting to preserve it.

Virginia Key

29 Jul

Virginia Key Beach Park Trust participates in Unity in the Community Peace Walk

The Virginia Key Beach Park Trust recently participated in the Unity in the Community Peace Walk. The event was sponsored by Miami Dade County Commissioner Audrey Edmonson and the Black Firefighters Association.

 

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22 Jun

August 1 Named Historic Virginia Key Beach Park Trust Day by Florida House & Senate

Seventy-five years ago, a uniquely bold and courageous action by African American citizens of Miami changed the course of South Florida history and

22 Jun

National Trust for Historic Preservation Statement on Confederate Monuments

Statement | Washington, DC | June 18, 2020
National Trust for Historic Preservation Statement on Confederate Monuments
• Author: The National Trust for Historic

22 Jun

How are You Celebrating Juneteenth???

Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day, Jubilee Day and Cel-Liberation Day, is an American holiday celebrated on June 19. On June 19, 1865,

19 Jun

Sunset Salute to Miami Legend DJ Uncle Al

The Virginia Key Beach Park Trust remembers Albert Moss, a.k.a DJ Uncle AL. Born in Miami and a resident of Liberty City, he became known around Miami for throwing

14 Jun

Park Re-Opens w/ New Schedule & Requirements

 
Historic Virginia Key Beach Park Re-Opening Plan
CDC/COVID19 guidelines for safety
The COVID19 pandemic has made operations of the Historic Beach Park and public access

5 Jun

Miami Herald: This Mother’s Day, be grateful for the blessings in your life amid COVID-19 pandemic

 

https://www.miamiherald.com/news/local/community/miami-dade/article242581741.html?fbclid=IwAR3s03_Vge1mM0KIDJnD8BDFGe4n43kIPR10-JQe-LYsJ_u3jtTMyZ0G7C4

 

Happy Mother’s Day to all mothers.

I never dreamed that we would be celebrating this wonderful spring holiday that salutes moms everywhere, via Zoom

11 May

Virginia Key Beach 75TH Anniversary Welcomes Family Stories

Seventy-five years ago this week, a uniquely bold and courageous action by African American citizens of Miami changed the course of South Florida

11 May

April Feature in Biscayne Times: Perception vs Portrayal

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 rinidad native and Miami artist Johanne Rahaman pays tender, determined witness to what she calls “the normal that blackness is not ever given.”

13 Apr
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