MARCH FOR BABIES
March of Dimes hosts its annual March for Babies to raise funds for research and programs for healthier babies. Thousands participate in the three-mile walk to help more than 230,000 Florida babies born every year to survive and thrive with proper support. Alongside Shaquille O'Neal, national celebrity spokesperson, 2012 is aimed to help provide hundreds of families whose newborns are hospitalized with the right aid to avoid premature births, birth defects and infant death. 7:30 a.m. registration. 9 a.m. race. Tropical Park, 7900 SW 40th St. No cost for participation. Walkers are encouraged to raise a minimum of $200. Details: (305) 477-1192 or www.marchforbabies.org.