Community Programs

Community education center

Adult Community Education Center

Miami Palmetto Adult Education Center offers a Creative Writing Workshop and Yoga class. These two programs satisfy the community needs and provide a mechanism to meet those needs throughout the calendar year. These two programs that are implemented and funded by fees, tuition, grants, and donations.

These classes are offered for individuals of all ages, skill levels and language capabilities. Take advantage of these recreational, self-improvements, and educational opportunities today.  If you are interested in other community courses use our Course Catalog Search. Call (305) 235-1360 and enroll today!

Creative Writing Workshop

 Creative Writing Workshop

The course emphasizes the development and use of fundamental writing and language skills for original expression in a variety of academic, technical, and creative formats using a variety of grade-appropriate texts encompassing a range of complexity. Students enrolled in the course will engage in research, write in response to reading, and cite evidence to answer text-dependent questions both orally and in writing. The course provides extensive opportunities for students to collaborate with their peers.

Days: Tuesday

Hours: 12:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Location: Pinecrest Branch Library



The relaxation techniques incorporated in yoga can lessen chronic pain, such as lower back pain, arthritis, headaches and carpal tunnel syndrome. Aside from the physical benefits, one of the best benefits of yoga is how it helps a person manage stress, which is known to have devastating effects on the body and mind. Yoga can be very effective in developing coping skills and reaching a more positive outlook on life. Join today!

Days: Wednesday

Hours: 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Location: Miami Palmetto Senior High School