Next Saturday is the Arch Creek Trust annual Plant Sale. Make sure to stop by and purchase a plant or too to help support the Arch Creek Trust and the Park.

The Arch Creek Trust Newsletter is available. Visit the Trust Page to download/view a copy.

Also, we are still accepting application for summer positions. Please contact the park to receive information how to submit an online application.

Anyone interested in submitting an application for a summer position with Camp Manatee are asked to contact either Eric King at Greynolds Park 305-948-2891 or Aimee Scott at Arch Creek 305-944-6111.  You also will need to  complete the online Miami-Dade County application process  and submit a resume to both Eric and Aimee for consideration.


Accepting Applications Feb. 21-March 18  for Summer Positions
Application Deadline Is March 18, 2011 –
For More Information Call The
Miami-Dade Parks Summer Job Hotline At 305-755-7898

(MIAMI, February 18, 2011) – The Miami-Dade Park & Recreation Department is issuing its annual call for seasonal job applicants to fill the summer staffing needs of its summer programming and activities, traditionally the busiest time of year when families and kids on summer vacation frequent Miami-Dade County’s parks for its summer camps, pools and beaches.  Applications will only be accepted February 21-March 18, 2011, for a variety of summer jobs at Miami-Dade Parks, including pool managers, lifeguards, park service aides, and recreation leaders.

To apply, applicants must apply via the Miami-Dade County Online Employment Application site at and must also contact the Miami-Dade Park where you wish to work.  For a list of parks, phone numbers and addresses, please visit our web site at  Individuals must be at least 17 years old.    For more general information, call Miami-Dade Park and Recreation Summer Job Hotline at 305-755-7898 or visit our web site.

All applicants selected will be required to successfully pass a drug/alcohol screen and criminal background check prior to employment.
The deadline for applying is March 18, 2011.

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