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Talking is Teaching - Talk, Read, Sing for Babies

Summer Stories

2022-08-03 10:30:00 2022-08-03 11:00:00 America/New_York Talking is Teaching - Talk, Read, Sing for Babies Join us for soothing ocean-themed stories, songs and finger plays for babies and their caregivers. Ages 0 - 18 mos. Kendale Lakes Branch

Wednesday, August 03
10:30am - 11:00am

Add to Calendar 2022-08-03 10:30:00 2022-08-03 11:00:00 America/New_York Talking is Teaching - Talk, Read, Sing for Babies Join us for soothing ocean-themed stories, songs and finger plays for babies and their caregivers. Ages 0 - 18 mos. Kendale Lakes Branch

Join us for soothing ocean-themed stories, songs and finger plays for babies and their caregivers. Ages 0 - 18 mos.

Kendale Lakes Branch

jacobsonf@mdpls.org
Phone: 305-388-0326
Branch manager
Fara Jacobson

Hours
Mon, Aug 08 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Aug 09 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Aug 10 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Aug 11 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Aug 12 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Aug 13 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Aug 14 Closed

Branch manager
Fara Jacobson
Address
15205 SW 88 Street
Miami, FL 33196
Tel: 305-388-0326

Upcoming events

Tue, Aug 09, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
The Chess Club has gone virtual! Every Thursday we will have a friendly online tournament on lichess.org. Participants must create a free lichess account. All skill levels welcome. Registration required. Registrants will receive the tournament link 24 hours prior to start time. Ages 8 yrs.+
Registration is now closed

Tue, Aug 09, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Wear your pajamas and cuddle up with your favorite stuffed toy. Join us online for warm, cozy, ocean-themed bedtime stories and activities for the entire family. Space is limited for this online event. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. All ages.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Aug 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for soothing ocean-themed stories, songs and finger plays for babies and their caregivers. Ages 0 - 18 mos.

Wed, Aug 10, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Enjoy summer afternoons full of exciting art projects, experiments, games and crafts! Materials will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch. All ages. 

Wed, Aug 10, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Make a difference in your community while earning community service hours! Talk about your favorite topics, work on community enhancing projects, and discuss ways to make the library a better place for you and your friends. Please contact the branch for more information. Ages 16 - 19 yrs.

Thu, Aug 11, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Midway Specialty Care Center is a non-profit clinic that provides comprehensive infectious disease care. They provide free Rapid HIV and Hepatitis C testing, where individuals can know their status within 20 minutes of testing. They also provide HIV prophylaxis (PrEP and nPEP) screening and referral for services.

Thu, Aug 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Get wild with Zoo Miami and learn about different animals every week this summer! Join us online via Zoom or visit the library to see the animals on our big screen. Each meet and greet will be followed by a Q&A session. Space is limited. Registration is required for online event and a Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. All ages.

Thu, Aug 11, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Join us for summer-themed stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information please contact the branch. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Fri, Aug 12, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Enjoy a relaxing hour of arts, crafts and conversation in a friendly setting. Materials will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch. Ages 19 yrs. +

Fri, Aug 12, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Clases de técnicas de locución, manejo de la voz y oratorio, lectura de noticias por radio, y realización de distintos géneros periodisticos por radio.
Registration is now closed

Sat, Aug 13, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Florida Licensing on Wheels (FLOW) is a convenient method to renew a driver license, obtain a replacement driver license, change a name or address on a driver license, get an identification card, renew a vehicle registration and purchase a specialty license plate. Space is limited. Registration is required. For appointments and more information, please contact the branch. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, Aug 13, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. Please visit https://www.mdpls.org/tutor/ for course offerings and location information. Funded in part by The Children's Trust. Contact the branch to register.

Sat, Aug 13, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Learn to make fried sandwich cookies, bananas foster egg rolls and cinnamon buns. Participants will be able to sample the food after the demonstration. Please inform staff about a food allergy in advance of the event. Space is limited. Registration required. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, Aug 13, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Watch as great stories from books are swirled together and cooked up on stage for children to enjoy! Presented by Fantasy Theatre Factory. All ages.

Sat, Aug 13, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Sharpen your skills by playing other fans of this classic games. Ages 6 yrs.+

Mon, Aug 15, 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Disfruta este verano de cuentos, canciones, y actividades en español. Para obtener información, comuníquese con la biblioteca. El espacio es limitado para este evento en línea y en persona. Es necesario registrarse. Para el evento en línea, se enviará por correo electrónico un enlace de Zoom a los inscritos dentro de las 24 horas posteriores a la hora de inicio del evento. Para todas edades.

Mon, Aug 15, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Wear your pajamas, bring your bedtime plushies and join us for books, songs and movement to stimulate all senses and encourage learning. This interactive and educational program is for children facing sensory integration challenges and their caregivers. Space is limited. Please contact the branch for more information. All ages.

Tue, Aug 16, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
The Chess Club has gone virtual! Every Thursday we will have a friendly online tournament on lichess.org. Participants must create a free lichess account. All skill levels welcome. Registration required. Registrants will receive the tournament link 24 hours prior to start time. Ages 8 yrs.+

Tue, Aug 16, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Wear your pajamas and cuddle up with your favorite stuffed toy. Join us online for warm, cozy, ocean-themed bedtime stories and activities for the entire family. Space is limited for this online event. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. All ages.

Wed, Aug 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for soothing stories, songs and finger plays for babies and their caregivers. Ages 0 - 18 mos.

Wed, Aug 17, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Enjoy summer afternoons full of exciting art projects, experiments, games and crafts! Materials will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch. All ages. 

Wed, Aug 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Make a difference in your community while earning community service hours! Talk about your favorite topics, work on community enhancing projects, and discuss ways to make the library a better place for you and your friends. Please contact the branch for more information. Ages 16 - 19 yrs.

Thu, Aug 18, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Midway Specialty Care Center is a non-profit clinic that provides comprehensive infectious disease care. They provide free Rapid HIV and Hepatitis C testing, where individuals can know their status within 20 minutes of testing. They also provide HIV prophylaxis (PrEP and nPEP) screening and referral for services.

Thu, Aug 18, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information please contact the branch. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Fri, Aug 19, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Enjoy a relaxing hour of arts, crafts and conversation in a friendly setting. Materials will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch. Ages 19 yrs. +

Fri, Aug 19, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Clases de técnicas de locución, manejo de la voz y oratorio, lectura de noticias por radio, y realización de distintos géneros periodisticos por radio.
Registration is now closed

Sat, Aug 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Sharpen your skills by playing other fans of this classic games. Ages 6 yrs.+

Mon, Aug 22, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Wear your pajamas, bring your bedtime plushies and join us for books, songs and movement to stimulate all senses and encourage learning. This interactive and educational program is for children facing sensory integration challenges and their caregivers. Space is limited. Please contact the branch for more information. All ages.

Tue, Aug 23, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
The Chess Club has gone virtual! Every Thursday we will have a friendly online tournament on lichess.org. Participants must create a free lichess account. All skill levels welcome. Registration required. Registrants will receive the tournament link 24 hours prior to start time. Ages 8 yrs.+

Wed, Aug 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for soothing stories, songs and finger plays for babies and their caregivers. Ages 0 - 18 mos.

Wed, Aug 24, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Enjoy summer afternoons full of exciting art projects, experiments, games and crafts! Materials will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch. All ages. 

Wed, Aug 24, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Make a difference in your community while earning community service hours! Talk about your favorite topics, work on community enhancing projects, and discuss ways to make the library a better place for you and your friends. Please contact the branch for more information. Ages 16 - 19 yrs.

Thu, Aug 25, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Midway Specialty Care Center is a non-profit clinic that provides comprehensive infectious disease care. They provide free Rapid HIV and Hepatitis C testing, where individuals can know their status within 20 minutes of testing. They also provide HIV prophylaxis (PrEP and nPEP) screening and referral for services.

Thu, Aug 25, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information please contact the branch. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Thu, Aug 25, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Follow along with your favorite neighborhood librarian to create a beautiful work of art. You will be provided acrylic paint, paint brushes, a cup of water, canvas, and paper towels. Registration required. For more information, please contact the branch. Ages 8 yrs.+

Fri, Aug 26, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Enjoy a relaxing hour of arts, crafts and conversation in a friendly setting. Materials will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch. Ages 19 yrs. +

Fri, Aug 26, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Clases de técnicas de locución, manejo de la voz y oratorio, lectura de noticias por radio, y realización de distintos géneros periodisticos por radio.
Registration is now closed

Sat, Aug 27, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Sharpen your skills by playing other fans of this classic games. Ages 6 yrs.+

Mon, Aug 29, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Wear your pajamas, bring your bedtime plushies and join us for books, songs and movement to stimulate all senses and encourage learning. This interactive and educational program is for children facing sensory integration challenges and their caregivers. Space is limited. Please contact the branch for more information. All ages.

Tue, Aug 30, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
The Chess Club has gone virtual! Every Thursday we will have a friendly online tournament on lichess.org. Participants must create a free lichess account. All skill levels welcome. Registration required. Registrants will receive the tournament link 24 hours prior to start time. Ages 8 yrs.+

Wed, Aug 31, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for soothing stories, songs and finger plays for babies and their caregivers. Ages 0 - 18 mos.

Wed, Aug 31, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Enjoy summer afternoons full of exciting art projects, experiments, games and crafts! Materials will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch. All ages. 

Wed, Aug 31, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Make a difference in your community while earning community service hours! Talk about your favorite topics, work on community enhancing projects, and discuss ways to make the library a better place for you and your friends. Please contact the branch for more information. Ages 16 - 19 yrs.

Wed, Aug 31, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Do you enjoy reading but dislike book clubs because they never seem to pick the kind of books you would read? Then this is the club for you! Pick from a list of books nominated by a variety of readers which include novels, manga, classics, graphic novels, and even non-fiction. Join us on the last Wednesday of every month as we discuss what we've chosen and nominate new books for the following month.

Thu, Sep 01, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Midway Specialty Care Center is a non-profit clinic that provides comprehensive infectious disease care. They provide free Rapid HIV and Hepatitis C testing, where individuals can know their status within 20 minutes of testing. They also provide HIV prophylaxis (PrEP and nPEP) screening and referral for services.

Thu, Sep 01, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information please contact the branch. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Fri, Sep 02, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Enjoy a relaxing hour of arts, crafts and conversation in a friendly setting. Materials will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch. Ages 19 yrs. +

Sat, Sep 03, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Sharpen your skills by playing other fans of this classic games. Ages 6 yrs.+

Tue, Sep 06, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
The Chess Club has gone virtual! Every Thursday we will have a friendly online tournament on lichess.org. Participants must create a free lichess account. All skill levels welcome. Registration required. Registrants will receive the tournament link 24 hours prior to start time. Ages 8 yrs.+

Wed, Sep 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for soothing stories, songs and finger plays for babies and their caregivers. Ages 0 - 18 mos.

Wed, Sep 07, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Make a difference in your community while earning community service hours! Talk about your favorite topics, work on community enhancing projects, and discuss ways to make the library a better place for you and your friends. Please contact the branch for more information. Ages 16 - 19 yrs.

Thu, Sep 08, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Midway Specialty Care Center is a non-profit clinic that provides comprehensive infectious disease care. They provide free Rapid HIV and Hepatitis C testing, where individuals can know their status within 20 minutes of testing. They also provide HIV prophylaxis (PrEP and nPEP) screening and referral for services.

Thu, Sep 08, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information please contact the branch. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Fri, Sep 09, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Enjoy a relaxing hour of arts, crafts and conversation in a friendly setting. Materials will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch. Ages 19 yrs. +

Sat, Sep 10, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us for an Eco-Art workshop led by artist Edwin Villasmil! This is an artistic-educational-environmental program. The artist will lead a hands-on craft, including drawing, coloring, cutting out, and assembling your very own Green Alien that comes in peace, saving the Earth and the galaxy from pollution! Time permitting, there will also be a group discussion on the topic of environmental concerns, and proposed solutions. All materials included.

Sat, Sep 10, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Sharpen your skills by playing other fans of this classic games. Ages 6 yrs.+

Mon, Sep 12, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Wear your pajamas, bring your bedtime plushies and join us for books, songs and movement to stimulate all senses and encourage learning. This interactive and educational program is for children facing sensory integration challenges and their caregivers. Space is limited. Please contact the branch for more information. All ages.

Tue, Sep 13, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
The Chess Club has gone virtual! Every Thursday we will have a friendly online tournament on lichess.org. Participants must create a free lichess account. All skill levels welcome. Registration required. Registrants will receive the tournament link 24 hours prior to start time. Ages 8 yrs.+

Wed, Sep 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for soothing stories, songs and finger plays for babies and their caregivers. Ages 0 - 18 mos.

Wed, Sep 14, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Make a difference in your community while earning community service hours! Talk about your favorite topics, work on community enhancing projects, and discuss ways to make the library a better place for you and your friends. Please contact the branch for more information. Ages 16 - 19 yrs.

Thu, Sep 15, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Midway Specialty Care Center is a non-profit clinic that provides comprehensive infectious disease care. They provide free Rapid HIV and Hepatitis C testing, where individuals can know their status within 20 minutes of testing. They also provide HIV prophylaxis (PrEP and nPEP) screening and referral for services.

Thu, Sep 15, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information please contact the branch. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Fri, Sep 16, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Enjoy a relaxing hour of arts, crafts and conversation in a friendly setting. Materials will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch. Ages 19 yrs. +

Sat, Sep 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Sharpen your skills by playing other fans of this classic games. Ages 6 yrs.+

Mon, Sep 19, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Wear your pajamas, bring your bedtime plushies and join us for books, songs and movement to stimulate all senses and encourage learning. This interactive and educational program is for children facing sensory integration challenges and their caregivers. Space is limited. Please contact the branch for more information. All ages.

Tue, Sep 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
The Chess Club has gone virtual! Every Thursday we will have a friendly online tournament on lichess.org. Participants must create a free lichess account. All skill levels welcome. Registration required. Registrants will receive the tournament link 24 hours prior to start time. Ages 8 yrs.+

Tue, Sep 20, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Heat exhaustion has been linked to increases in anxiety, aggression and depression. Learn how extreme heat impacts your mental health and join us for a neurographic art lesson to help relieve stress. Presented by the Climate and Health Heat Task Force and YOUmake Miami. Please dress comfortably and bring a yoga mat. Art supplies will be provided. Registration is required. Ages 12 yrs.+

Wed, Sep 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for soothing stories, songs and finger plays for babies and their caregivers. Ages 0 - 18 mos.

Wed, Sep 21, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Make a difference in your community while earning community service hours! Talk about your favorite topics, work on community enhancing projects, and discuss ways to make the library a better place for you and your friends. Please contact the branch for more information. Ages 16 - 19 yrs.

Thu, Sep 22, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Midway Specialty Care Center is a non-profit clinic that provides comprehensive infectious disease care. They provide free Rapid HIV and Hepatitis C testing, where individuals can know their status within 20 minutes of testing. They also provide HIV prophylaxis (PrEP and nPEP) screening and referral for services.

Thu, Sep 22, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Florida Licensing on Wheels (FLOW) is a convenient method to renew a driver license, obtain a replacement driver license, change a name or address on a driver license, get an identification card, renew a vehicle registration and purchase a specialty license plate. Registration is required. For appointments and more information, please contact the branch.

Thu, Sep 22, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information please contact the branch. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Fri, Sep 23, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Enjoy a relaxing hour of arts, crafts and conversation in a friendly setting. Materials will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch. Ages 19 yrs. +

Sat, Sep 24, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Sharpen your skills by playing other fans of this classic games. Ages 6 yrs.+

Mon, Sep 26, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Wear your pajamas, bring your bedtime plushies and join us for books, songs and movement to stimulate all senses and encourage learning. This interactive and educational program is for children facing sensory integration challenges and their caregivers. Space is limited. Please contact the branch for more information. All ages.

Tue, Sep 27, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
The Chess Club has gone virtual! Every Thursday we will have a friendly online tournament on lichess.org. Participants must create a free lichess account. All skill levels welcome. Registration required. Registrants will receive the tournament link 24 hours prior to start time. Ages 8 yrs.+

Wed, Sep 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for soothing stories, songs and finger plays for babies and their caregivers. Ages 0 - 18 mos.

Wed, Sep 28, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Make a difference in your community while earning community service hours! Talk about your favorite topics, work on community enhancing projects, and discuss ways to make the library a better place for you and your friends. Please contact the branch for more information. Ages 16 - 19 yrs.

Wed, Sep 28, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Do you enjoy reading but dislike book clubs because they never seem to pick the kind of books you would read? Then this is the club for you! Pick from a list of books nominated by a variety of readers which include novels, manga, classics, graphic novels, and even non-fiction. Join us on the last Wednesday of every month as we discuss what we've chosen and nominate new books for the following month.

Thu, Sep 29, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Midway Specialty Care Center is a non-profit clinic that provides comprehensive infectious disease care. They provide free Rapid HIV and Hepatitis C testing, where individuals can know their status within 20 minutes of testing. They also provide HIV prophylaxis (PrEP and nPEP) screening and referral for services.

Thu, Sep 29, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information please contact the branch. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Fri, Sep 30, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Enjoy a relaxing hour of arts, crafts and conversation in a friendly setting. Materials will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch. Ages 19 yrs. +

Sat, Oct 01, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Sharpen your skills by playing other fans of this classic games. Ages 6 yrs.+

Mon, Oct 03, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Wear your pajamas, bring your bedtime plushies and join us for books, songs and movement to stimulate all senses and encourage learning. This interactive and educational program is for children facing sensory integration challenges and their caregivers. Space is limited. Please contact the branch for more information. All ages.

Tue, Oct 04, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
The Chess Club has gone virtual! Every Thursday we will have a friendly online tournament on lichess.org. Participants must create a free lichess account. All skill levels welcome. Registration required. Registrants will receive the tournament link 24 hours prior to start time. Ages 8 yrs.+

Wed, Oct 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for soothing stories, songs and finger plays for babies and their caregivers. Ages 0 - 18 mos.

Wed, Oct 05, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Make a difference in your community while earning community service hours! Talk about your favorite topics, work on community enhancing projects, and discuss ways to make the library a better place for you and your friends. Please contact the branch for more information. Ages 16 - 19 yrs.

Thu, Oct 06, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Midway Specialty Care Center is a non-profit clinic that provides comprehensive infectious disease care. They provide free Rapid HIV and Hepatitis C testing, where individuals can know their status within 20 minutes of testing. They also provide HIV prophylaxis (PrEP and nPEP) screening and referral for services.

Thu, Oct 06, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information please contact the branch. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Fri, Oct 07, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Enjoy a relaxing hour of arts, crafts and conversation in a friendly setting. Materials will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch. Ages 19 yrs. +

Sat, Oct 08, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us for a hand painting workshop for the whole family with artist SandyRose! Participants will create a wide variety of hand-crafted paintings, using acrylic and different kinds of materials using her hands and fingers. Participants will be provided all the tools and materials they need to create their very own hand paintings to take home.  All ages.

Sat, Oct 08, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Sharpen your skills by playing other fans of this classic games. Ages 6 yrs.+