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Chess Club for Tweens and Teens

2023-11-29 18:00:00 2023-11-29 19:00:00 America/New_York Chess Club for Tweens and Teens Game on! Challenge an opponent to a fun game of chess. Bring your own board or use one of ours. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs. Miami Springs Branch -

Wednesday, November 29
6:00pm - 7:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-11-29 18:00:00 2023-11-29 19:00:00 America/New_York Chess Club for Tweens and Teens Game on! Challenge an opponent to a fun game of chess. Bring your own board or use one of ours. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs. Miami Springs Branch -

Game on! Challenge an opponent to a fun game of chess. Bring your own board or use one of ours. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

AGE GROUP: | Young Adult (12-18) | Tween (8-12) |

EVENT TYPE: | In-Person | Games |

TAGS: | Tween | Teen | In-Person | Hobbies & Special Interest | Games |

Miami Springs Branch

customercare@mdpls.org
Phone: 305-805-3811
Branch manager
Rita Mayer

Hours
Mon, Feb 26 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Feb 27 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Feb 28 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Feb 29 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Mar 01 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Mar 02 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Mar 03 Closed

Branch manager
Rita Mayer
Address
401 Westward Drive
Miami Springs, FL 33166
Tel: 305-805-3811

Upcoming events

Tue, Feb 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to use a mouse, search the web, set up an email account, and more. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 55 yrs.+
Registration is now closed

Tue, Feb 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Make a Kente necklace for Black History Month! Use vibrant colors and jewels to make your own unique necklace. Materials will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 12 yrs.

Tue, Feb 27, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for stories, songs, and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. All ages.

Wed, Feb 28, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Miami Springs Virtual Programs Room
Join us to improve your strength and balance at home with low-impact exercises suitable for all fitness levels. Led by a certified fitness instructor. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Wed, Feb 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Game on! Challenge an opponent to a fun game of chess. Bring your own board or use one of ours. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, Feb 29, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Sat, Mar 02, 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. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Sat, Mar 02, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Get creative at the library with a fun craft activity! All materials provided. For more information, contact 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 6 - 12 yrs.

Tue, Mar 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Celebrate Women's History Month by creating a gavel like the one Supreme Court Judge, Ruth Bader Ginsburg used. Materials will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 6-11 yrs.

Tue, Mar 05, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for stories, songs, and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. All ages.

Wed, Mar 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Game on! Challenge an opponent to a fun game of chess. Bring your own board or use one of ours. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, Mar 07, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Fri, Mar 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Celebrate Women's History month by creating a rocket bookmark and learn about Sally Ride, the first American woman to fly in space. Materials will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 6-11 yrs.

Sat, Mar 09, 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. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Sat, Mar 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Get creative at the library with a fun craft activity! All materials provided. For more information, contact 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 6 - 12 yrs.

Tue, Mar 12, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Did you know that the Art Services and Exhibitions Division of the Miami-Dade Public Library System maintains a permanent collection of over 6,000 works of art? Join us for an art tour of a small sample of this collection housed at the branch featuring celebrated local, national, and international artists. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Tue, Mar 12, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for stories, songs, and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. All ages.

Tue, Mar 12, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join magician Brent Gregory for an interactive show that combines mind-bending magic with comedy. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. All ages.

Wed, Mar 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to use a mouse, search the web, set up an email account, and more. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 55 yrs.+
This event is full

Wed, Mar 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Let's celebrate St. Patrick's Day and create a leprechaun hat! Materials will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 6-11 yrs.

Wed, Mar 13, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Game on! Challenge an opponent to a fun game of chess. Bring your own board or use one of ours. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, Mar 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Fri, Mar 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day by creating a wreath with green and white colors. Materials will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 12-18 yrs.

Sat, Mar 16, 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. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Sat, Mar 16, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Get creative at the library with a fun craft activity! All materials provided. For more information, contact 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 6 - 12 yrs.

Tue, Mar 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Create a polka-dotted pumpkin inspired by Japanese artist, Yayoi Kusama, using a Styrofoam pumpkin and acrylic paint. All materials provided. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 6 yrs.+

Tue, Mar 19, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for stories, songs, and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. All ages.

Wed, Mar 20, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Representatives from the office of U.S. Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart will visit the library to assist constituents with matters including immigration, veteran issues, military services, U.S. passports, Social Security, federal loans, internships, Medicare, taxes, and more. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, Mar 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Miami Springs Virtual Programs Room
Join us to improve your strength and balance at home with low-impact exercises suitable for all fitness levels. Led by a certified fitness instructor. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Wed, Mar 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Game on! Learn new chess moves and strategies with a special visit from the Stormont Kings chess coach. Bring your own board or use one of ours. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, Mar 21, 9:30am - 1:30pm
Access complimentary health education resources, receive free health screenings, and more. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Mar 21, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Fri, Mar 22, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Celebrate Women's History Month by creating a clothespin airplane craft inspired by Amelia Earhart. Materials will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 12-18 yrs.

Sat, Mar 23, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Get creative at the library with a fun craft activity! All materials provided. For more information, contact 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 6 - 12 yrs.

Tue, Mar 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to use a mouse, search the web, set up an email account, and more. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 55 yrs.+
This event is full

Tue, Mar 26, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for stories, songs, and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. All ages.

Wed, Mar 27, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Miami Springs Virtual Programs Room
Join us to improve your strength and balance at home with low-impact exercises suitable for all fitness levels. Led by a certified fitness instructor. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Wed, Mar 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Game on! Challenge an opponent to a fun game of chess. Bring your own board or use one of ours. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, Mar 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Thu, Mar 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Celebrate Easter by designing your own paper basket. Materials will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 6-11 yrs.

Sat, Mar 30, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Get creative at the library with a fun craft activity! All materials provided. For more information, contact 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 6 - 12 yrs.

Tue, Apr 02, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for stories, songs, and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. All ages.

Wed, Apr 03, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Miami Springs Virtual Programs Room
Join us to improve your strength and balance at home with low-impact exercises suitable for all fitness levels. Led by a certified fitness instructor. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Wed, Apr 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Game on! Challenge an opponent to a fun game of chess. Bring your own board or use one of ours. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, Apr 04, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for stories, songs, and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Sat, Apr 06, 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. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Sat, Apr 06, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Get creative at the library with a fun craft activity! All materials provided. For more information, contact 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 6 - 12 yrs.

Tue, Apr 09, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Did you know that the Art Services and Exhibitions Division of the Miami-Dade Public Library System maintains a permanent collection of over 6,000 works of art? Join us for an art tour of a small sample of this collection housed at the branch featuring celebrated local, national, and international artists. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Tue, Apr 09, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for stories, songs, and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. All ages.

Wed, Apr 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to use a mouse, search the web, set up an email account, and more. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 55 yrs.+

Wed, Apr 10, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Miami Springs Virtual Programs Room
Join us to improve your strength and balance at home with low-impact exercises suitable for all fitness levels. Led by a certified fitness instructor. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Wed, Apr 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Game on! Challenge an opponent to a fun game of chess. Bring your own board or use one of ours. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, Apr 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for stories, songs, and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Sat, Apr 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. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Sat, Apr 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Get creative at the library with a fun craft activity! All materials provided. For more information, contact 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 6 - 12 yrs.

Sat, Apr 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Enjoy a collection of whimsical short films that celebrate touch and sound, in "Music and Materials" presented by Sockz Studio, which offers a unique and inclusive experience. Engage in tactile exploration with a hands-on art and puppetry demo, a sensory-rich adventure of imagination and joy! For more information contact 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. All ages.

Tue, Apr 16, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for stories, songs, and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. All ages.

Wed, Apr 17, 10:00am - 11:30am
A public affairs specialist with the Social Security Administration will be available to answer your Social Security questions. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, Apr 17, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Representatives from the office of U.S. Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart will visit the library to assist constituents with matters including immigration, veteran issues, military services, U.S. passports, Social Security, federal loans, internships, Medicare, taxes, and more. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, Apr 17, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Miami Springs Virtual Programs Room
Join us to improve your strength and balance at home with low-impact exercises suitable for all fitness levels. Led by a certified fitness instructor. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Wed, Apr 17, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Game on! Learn new chess moves and strategies with a special visit from the Stormont Kings chess coach. Bring your own board or use one of ours. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, Apr 18, 9:30am - 1:30pm
Access complimentary health education resources, receive free health screenings, and more. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Apr 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for stories, songs, and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Sat, Apr 20, 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. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Sat, Apr 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Get creative at the library with a fun craft activity! All materials provided. For more information, contact 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 6 - 12 yrs.

Tue, Apr 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to use a mouse, search the web, set up an email account, and more. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 55 yrs.+

Tue, Apr 23, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for stories, songs, and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. All ages.

Wed, Apr 24, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Miami Springs Virtual Programs Room
Join us to improve your strength and balance at home with low-impact exercises suitable for all fitness levels. Led by a certified fitness instructor. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Wed, Apr 24, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Game on! Challenge an opponent to a fun game of chess. Bring your own board or use one of ours. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, Apr 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for stories, songs, and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-805-3811 or mayerr@mdpls.org. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.