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Genealogy Research Techniques

2023-11-04 15:00:00 2023-11-04 17:00:00 America/New_York Genealogy Research Techniques Join the Genealogical Society of Greater Miami (GSGM) to learn techniques on how to research family and historical information. To view the monthly speaker schedule, visit gsgmfl.org. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 13 yrs.+ Pinecrest Branch -

Saturday, November 04
3:00pm - 5:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-11-04 15:00:00 2023-11-04 17:00:00 America/New_York Genealogy Research Techniques Join the Genealogical Society of Greater Miami (GSGM) to learn techniques on how to research family and historical information. To view the monthly speaker schedule, visit gsgmfl.org. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 13 yrs.+ Pinecrest Branch -

Join the Genealogical Society of Greater Miami (GSGM) to learn techniques on how to research family and historical information. To view the monthly speaker schedule, visit gsgmfl.org. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 13 yrs.+

Pinecrest Branch

customercare@mdpls.org
Phone: 305-668-4571
Branch manager
Ellen Book

Hours
Mon, Dec 04 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Dec 05 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Dec 06 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Dec 07 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Dec 08 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Dec 09 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Dec 10 Closed

Branch manager
Ellen Book
Address
5835 Southwest 111th Street
Pinecrest, FL 33156
Tel: 305-668-4571

Upcoming events

Wed, Dec 06, 10:00am - 1:00pm
SHINE volunteers will answer Medicare, Medicaid and health insurance questions and help fill out applications for programs such as the Low-Income Subsidy (Extra Help) for Medicare Part D and SLMB/QMB Medicare Savings Program. Presented by the Alliance for Aging. For more information or to register, please contact 305-671-6356 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 55 yrs.+

Wed, Dec 06, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
The Miami Poets celebrate all things poetic. Bring poems to read, yours or those by favorite poets. Share publishing ideas, contests to enter, and new formats to explore. Get philosophical and discuss what poetry means now and through the ages. Poetry enhances our lives so anything goes so long as poetry is in the equation. For more information, please contact 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, Dec 06, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Read your favorite story to a certified therapy dog! Reading aloud to a registered therapy dog may help improve literacy skills and boost confidence. Bring your own book or choose from the library's collection. Presented by Heel 2 Heal Therapy Dogs. For more information, contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 3 - 8 yrs.

Wed, Dec 06, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Would you like to practice your Spanish conversation skills? Participate in our conversation circle and gain confidence speaking Spanish in a friendly, relaxed setting. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Dec 07, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Learn English as a second language through this series of classes. To register, please contact the Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center at 305-270-2707. Made possible by Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Dec 07, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Pinecrest Virtual Programs Room,Meeting Room
Join fellow readers in person at the library or online via Zoom to discuss the month's chosen title. Registration is required. For online event, a Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Fri, Dec 08, 10:00am - 11:30am
Pinecrest Virtual Programs Room,Meeting Room
Explore the power of inner child healing meditation. Take a transformative journey into your past and reconnect with your younger self, unearthing the memories and rules that shape your present. Presented by certified coach and hypnotherapist Sahar Eini. Registration is required. This program is in person and on Zoom. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. For more information call 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Fri, Dec 08, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Read your favorite stories alongside Avi the Poodle! Reading aloud to a registered therapy dog helps improve literacy skills and boost confidence. Bring your own book or choose from the library's collection. For more information, please contact 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 5 - 12 yrs.

Sat, Dec 09, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Join us to discuss historical fiction and nonfiction titles every second Saturday of the month. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, Dec 09, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Enhance your artistic skills, explore diverse media, and create a standout portfolio for art school admissions. Facilitated by a senior from the New World School of the Arts. Please bring your own supplies. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 12 - 18 yrs.

Sat, Dec 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Gallery
Attendees will be invited to help the nonprofit Lavender Ribbon Initiative make ornaments for the patients at Nicklaus Children's Hospital. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 8 yrs.+

Mon, Dec 11, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Meeting Room
Discover your roots by tracing your lineage and finding your ancestors. To register, please visit www.gsgmfl.org. Presented by the Genealogical Society of Greater Miami. For more information, please contact 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Tue, Dec 12, 10:00am - 2:00pm
The Coral Gables Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) is having their December meeting and historical program. Visitors are welcome to learn more about the chapter. The group is based upon having a verified patriot ancestor(s) who aided American independence during the Revolutionary War. Patriots include both men and women from the Americas and overseas. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Tue, Dec 12, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Learn English as a second language through this series of classes. To register, please contact the Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center at 305-270-2707. Made possible by Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Tue, Dec 12, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Practice restorative and vinyasa yoga with professional yoga instructor Mara Fowler. Designed for varying fitness levels. For more information contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, Dec 13, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Would you like to practice your Spanish conversation skills? Participate in our conversation circle and gain confidence speaking Spanish in a friendly, relaxed setting. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Dec 14, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Learn English as a second language through this series of classes. To register, please contact the Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center at 305-270-2707. Made possible by Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Dec 14, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Explore the exciting world of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics) and unleash your inner scientist through engaging hands-on activities that integrate various STEAM disciplines. Presented by Sport Konnect's Junior Environmental Ranger Program. For more information, please contact the library at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 6 - 11 yrs.

Fri, Dec 15, 10:00am - 11:30am
Pinecrest Virtual Programs Room,Meeting Room
Explore the power of inner child healing meditation. Take a transformative journey into your past and reconnect with your younger self, unearthing the memories and rules that shape your present. Presented by certified coach and hypnotherapist Sahar Eini. Registration is required. This program is in person and on Zoom. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. For more information call 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Fri, Dec 15, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Read your favorite stories alongside Avi the Poodle! Reading aloud to a registered therapy dog helps improve literacy skills and boost confidence. Bring your own book or choose from the library's collection. For more information, please contact 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 5 - 12 yrs.

Sat, Dec 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Read your favorite story to a certified therapy dog! Reading aloud to a therapy dog can help improve literacy skills and boost confidence. You may bring your own book or choose one from the library collection. Presented by C.A.R.E. (Canine Assisted Reading Enhancement). For more information, contact (305) 668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 3-8 yrs.

Sat, Dec 16, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Enhance your artistic skills, explore diverse media, and create a standout portfolio for art school admissions. Facilitated by a senior from the New World School of the Arts. Please bring your own supplies. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 12 - 18 yrs.

Sat, Dec 16, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
A support group meeting of parents of children who are on the autism spectrum. Chat with other parents who can offer advice or support and help others by sharing your own knowledge and experience. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Dec 18, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Meeting Room
Discover your roots by tracing your lineage and finding your ancestors. To register, please visit www.gsgmfl.org. Presented by the Genealogical Society of Greater Miami. For more information, please contact 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Dec 18, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Pinecrest Virtual Programs Room,Meeting Room
Join Rochelle B. Weinstein, USA Today and Amazon bestselling author, online or in person to learn how to promote your work in an overcrowded market. Discover tips and strategies to build your audience and connect with readers and bloggers. The Zoom link will be emailed to online participants within 24 hours of the start time. For information contact 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org

Tue, Dec 19, 10:00am - 11:30am
Reúnase con nosotros el tercer martes de este mes para la discusión del libro Pequeñas infamias, escrito por Carmen Posadas. Si desea mas información comuníquese con la biblioteca al 305-668-4571 o booke@mdpls.org. Para mayores de 19 años de edad.

Tue, Dec 19, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Learn English as a second language through this series of classes. To register, please contact the Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center at 305-270-2707. Made possible by Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Tue, Dec 19, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Practice restorative and vinyasa yoga with professional yoga instructor Mara Fowler. Designed for varying fitness levels. For more information contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, Dec 20, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Visit Florida Licensing on Wheels (FLOW) at the library to renew, replace or update your driver's license. Representatives can also assist you with getting a new Florida identification card, renewing your vehicle registration, purchasing a specialty license plate and more! Registration is required. For information or to register, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, Dec 20, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Would you like to practice your Spanish conversation skills? Participate in our conversation circle and gain confidence speaking Spanish in a friendly, relaxed setting. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Dec 21, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Learn English as a second language through this series of classes. To register, please contact the Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center at 305-270-2707. Made possible by Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Fri, Dec 22, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Read your favorite stories alongside Avi the Poodle! Reading aloud to a registered therapy dog helps improve literacy skills and boost confidence. Bring your own book or choose from the library's collection. For more information, please contact 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 5 - 12 yrs.

Thu, Jan 04, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Join fellow readers in person at the library or online via Zoom to discuss this month's chosen title. Registration is required. For online event, a Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. For more information, please contact 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, Jan 06, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Join the Genealogical Society of Greater Miami (GSGM) to learn techniques on how to research family and historical information. To view the monthly speaker schedule, visit gsgmfl.org. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 13 yrs.+

Mon, Jan 08, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Meeting Room
Discover your roots by tracing your lineage and finding your ancestors. To register, please visit www.gsgmfl.org. Presented by the Genealogical Society of Greater Miami. For more information, please contact 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Jan 11, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Learn English as a second language through this series of classes. To register, please contact the Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center at 305-270-2707. Made possible by Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Jan 11, 2:00pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room
Meet with Property Appraiser staff for any questions or concerns with your Miami-Dade property's value or exemption(s). If you are a recent property owner or believe you may be entitled to property tax benefits, the Office will be accepting Homestead Exemption and Portability applications. The deadline to file for 2024 property tax exemptions is March 1st. Please contact booke@mdpls.org at 305-668-4571 for more information. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, Jan 13, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room,Pinecrest Virtual Programs Room
Read from a selection of great books that span through the 19th century for a monthly discussion of the ideas that they generate. Join us in person or via Zoom! Registration is required. For online participation, a Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. For more information, please contact (305) 668-4571. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, Jan 13, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Meeting Room
As the owner of Miami's first photo studio, Fred Hand's collection of historic photographs and meaningful personal possessions offers a rich repository of early Miami memories. These were donated to the Miami Pioneers and archived by the Miami-Dade Library's Florida Collection. Learn more about this collection at the library or online via Zoom. A Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the program. For more information contact 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Jan 15, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Meeting Room
Discover the secrets of your family history with beginning genealogy classes. RSVP to www.gsgmfl.org. For more information, please contact 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+.

Tue, Jan 16, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Learn English as a second language through this series of classes. To register, please contact the Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center at 305-270-2707. Made possible by Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Jan 18, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Learn English as a second language through this series of classes. To register, please contact the Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center at 305-270-2707. Made possible by Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, Jan 20, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Pinecrest Virtual Programs Room,Meeting Room
Our goal is to advance critical, reflective thinking and social and civic engagement by discussing works and ideas of the 20th and 21st century that are of enduring value. Join us in person or online via Zoom! Registration is required. For online event, a Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. For more information contact 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Jan 22, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Discover the secrets of your family history with beginning genealogy classes. RSVP to www.gsgmfl.org. For more information, please contact 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+.

Tue, Jan 23, 10:00am - 11:30am
Meeting Room
Reúnase con nosotros el cuarto martes de este mes para la discusión del libro "La gente no existe," escrito por Laura Ferrero. Si desea más información comuníquese con la biblioteca al 305-668-4571 o ballesteri@mdpls.org. Para mayores de 19 años.

Tue, Jan 23, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Learn English as a second language through this series of classes. To register, please contact the Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center at 305-270-2707. Made possible by Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Jan 25, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Learn English as a second language through this series of classes. To register, please contact the Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center at 305-270-2707. Made possible by Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Jan 25, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Explore the exciting world of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics) and unleash your inner scientist through engaging hands-on activities that integrate various STEAM disciplines. Presented by Sport Konnect's Junior Environmental Ranger Program. For more information, please contact the library at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 6 - 11 yrs.

Sat, Jan 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Join us for lively and fun conversations about select Newbery Award Winners and Honor books. Visit the library to pick up a copy of each month's title. Registration is required. For more information, please contact 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 6 yrs.+

Sat, Jan 27, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Pinecrest Virtual Programs Room,Meeting Room
This is a peer supportive meeting for LGBTQ+ by parents, families, and friends. Join us in person at the library or online via Zoom. Registration is required. For the online event, a Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 13 yrs.+

Sat, Jan 27, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learn step-by-step the process of turning leaves, branches, paper plates and other recyclable materials into rich organic soil called compost. Presented by a University of Florida/Miami-Dade Cooperative Extension Service Master Gardener. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. For more information call 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Mon, Jan 29, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Discover the secrets of your family history with beginning genealogy classes. RSVP to www.gsgmfl.org. For more information, please contact 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+.

Tue, Jan 30, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Learn English as a second language through this series of classes. To register, please contact the Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center at 305-270-2707. Made possible by Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Feb 01, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Learn English as a second language through this series of classes. To register, please contact the Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center at 305-270-2707. Made possible by Miami Palmetto Adult & Community Education Center. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Feb 01, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Join fellow readers in person at the library or online via Zoom to discuss this month's chosen title. Registration is required. For online event, a Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. For more information, please contact 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, Feb 03, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Join the Genealogical Society of Greater Miami (GSGM) to learn techniques on how to research family and historical information. To view the monthly speaker schedule, visit gsgmfl.org. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-668-4571 or booke@mdpls.org. Ages 13 yrs.+