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Online Event: What's New for Adults at the Northeast Dade-Aventura Branch?

Find out about all the new titles that have been added to our collection each month, including fiction, nonfiction, DVDs and magazines. Book and DVD suggestions are welcome. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 18 yrs.+

AGE GROUP: | Older Adults (55+) | Adult (19+) |

EVENT TYPE: | Conversation Circles | Book Clubs |

TAGS: | Virtual Program | Online |

Northeast Dade-Aventura Branch

customercare@mdpls.org
Phone: 305-931-5512
Branch manager
Paul Lefrak

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

Branch manager
Paul Lefrak
Address
2930 Aventura Blvd.
Miami, FL 33180
Tel: 305-931-5512

Upcoming events

Sat, Apr 13, 9:30am - 6:00pm
Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at three libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

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, 10:00am - 11:00am
Read your favorite stories alongside a friendly 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 the Alliance of Therapy Dogs. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 0 - 12 yrs.

Sat, Apr 13, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us for immersive language classes and learn how to speak Haitian Creole. Classes are suitable for beginning to intermediate learners and are a great way to acquire basic language proficiency for workplace use or to enhance conversational skills. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+
Registration is now closed

Sat, Apr 13, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learn computer basics, including how to use a mouse get on the internet, set up and use an email account and more! Use one of our laptops or feel free to bring your own device. Taught by instructors from Collective Sistahood. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Apr 15, 9:30am - 11:00am
Conference Room
Weekly sessions offered by Cayuga Centers in conjunction with The Children's Trust. Topics covered include positive discipline, attachment, communication, setting limits, and more led by Maria Soledad Lizarraga, B.A. Psychology and Developmental Specialist, PACE Program. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Apr 15, 9:30am - 8:00pm
Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at three libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Mon, Apr 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Enjoy stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Mon, Apr 15, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Sharpen your chess skills by playing with others! Fun for beginners and more advanced players alike. Meets in the auditorium. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 8 yrs.+

Mon, Apr 15, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Need help with your electronic device? Instructors from Generation Technology will be available assist you. Please bring your device for hands-on learning. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Tue, Apr 16, 9:30am - 8:00pm
Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at three libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Tue, Apr 16, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
This lecture covers some interesting topics on the basics of A.I. including voice assistants, Chatbots, Chat GPT and DALL-E. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Tue, Apr 16, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Auditorium
Join us for stories, songs and activities for preschoolers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 3 - 5 yrs.

Wed, Apr 17, 9:30am - 8:00pm
Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at three libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Wed, Apr 17, 10:00am - 11:30am
Northeast-Dade Aventura Virtual Programs Room
Falun Gong is an ancient, high level Chinese practice that uses gentle movements and meditation to cultivate the body, mind and spirit. Space is limited for this online event. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, Apr 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join experienced meditation instructor Steve Pollack to learn simple meditation techniques and apply them during a brief guided session. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, Apr 17, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Do you enjoy writing stories, essays or poems? Join our vibrant and supportive community for aspiring writers. Share insights, learn valuable tips and engage in open discussions. For more information, please contact 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Wed, Apr 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Auditorium
Join us in a fun and hands-on experience for kids to repurpose material into imaginative crafts and decorative items, promoting environmental awareness and creativity. For more information contact 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 3-11 yrs.

Thu, Apr 18, 9:30am - 8:00pm
Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at three libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Thu, Apr 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Enjoy a dynamic art program designed to help kids explore their inner creativity, from painting to collage. Presented by local art magnet student instructors. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 6 - 11 yrs.

Fri, Apr 19, 9:30am - 6:00pm
Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at three libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Sat, Apr 20, 9:30am - 6:00pm
Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at three libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

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, 10:00am - 11:00am
Read your favorite stories alongside a friendly 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 the Alliance of Therapy Dogs. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 0 - 12 yrs.

Sat, Apr 20, 10:00am - 3:00pm
The Miami-Dade Public Library System is seeking volunteer tutors for Project L.E.A.D. (Literacy for Every Adult in Dade). Join us for an informative workshop designed to train volunteer literacy tutors in reading strategies and techniques to teach adult learners to read and write. For more information, please contact 305-375-5323 or watsons@mdpls.org. Ages 18 yrs.+

Sat, Apr 20, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us for immersive language classes and learn how to speak Haitian Creole. Classes are suitable for beginning to intermediate learners and are a great way to acquire basic language proficiency for workplace use or to enhance conversational skills. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Sat, Apr 20, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learn computer basics, including how to use a mouse get on the internet, set up and use an email account and more! Use one of our laptops or feel free to bring your own device. Taught by instructors from Collective Sistahood. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, Apr 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Northeast-Dade Aventura Virtual Programs Room
Earn community service hours while helping us make the library an even better place for you and your friends! Participate in planning and implementing events and providing feedback about books, movies, video games and more. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 13 - 18 yrs.

Mon, Apr 22, 9:30am - 8:00pm
Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at three libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Mon, Apr 22, 9:30am - 11:00am
Weekly sessions offered by Cayuga Centers in conjunction with The Children's Trust. Topics covered include positive discipline, attachment, communication, setting limits, and more led by Maria Soledad Lizarraga, B.A. Psychology and Developmental Specialist, PACE Program. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Apr 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Enjoy stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Mon, Apr 22, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Northeast-Dade Aventura Virtual Programs Room
Practice your English-language reading skills while improving your listening comprehension. Participants will take turns reading parts of a selected story aloud and then discuss it with other learners. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Apr 22, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Sharpen your chess skills by playing with others! Fun for beginners and more advanced players alike. Meets in the auditorium. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 8 yrs.+

Mon, Apr 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Be prepared for success in today's digital world! Learn essential skills in coding, computer navigation, safe internet usage and how to conduct research. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 8-12 yrs.

Mon, Apr 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Need help with your electronic device? Instructors from Generation Technology will be available assist you. Please bring your device for hands-on learning. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Apr 22, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Join us for the opening reception of Wish-a-Poem with artist Yucef Merhi. Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at 3 libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI (Artificial Intelligence). For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org.

Tue, Apr 23, 9:30am - 8:00pm
Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at three libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Tue, Apr 23, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Auditorium
Join us for stories, songs and activities for preschoolers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 3 - 5 yrs.

Wed, Apr 24, 9:30am - 8:00pm
Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at three libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Wed, Apr 24, 10:00am - 11:30am
Northeast-Dade Aventura Virtual Programs Room
Falun Gong is an ancient, high level Chinese practice that uses gentle movements and meditation to cultivate the body, mind and spirit. Space is limited for this online event. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, Apr 24, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Auditorium
Meet Mr. Sydney Levit, a 99-year-old airborne veteran who served at the Battle of the Bulge in WWII. Participants will be invited to ask questions about his unique experiences. This is a hybrid event, presented live at Northeast-Dade Aventura, livestreamed to Coral Reef, Miami Beach, Pinecrest, West Kendall, and Sunny Isles Branches, and available via a Zoom link that will be emailed to registrants. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 12+
Register

Wed, Apr 24, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join experienced meditation instructor Steve Pollack to learn simple meditation techniques and apply them during a brief guided session. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, Apr 24, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Do you enjoy writing stories, essays or poems? Join our vibrant and supportive community for aspiring writers. Share insights, learn valuable tips and engage in open discussions. For more information, please contact 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, Apr 25, 9:30am - 8:00pm
Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at three libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Thu, Apr 25, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Conference Room
Meditation brings about greater happiness, focus, and sleep quality. Help support your emotional and spiritual well-being in these trying times. Leverage the energies of the zodiacal signs in each of the moons. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Apr 25, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Auditorium
Bring your creativity and have fun building with LEGO® blocks! Adult supervision recommended for younger children. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or at lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 5 - 12 yrs.

Thu, Apr 25, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Northeast-Dade Aventura Virtual Programs Room
Find out about all the new titles that have been added to our collection each month, including fiction, nonfiction, DVDs and magazines. Book and DVD suggestions are welcome. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 18 yrs.+

Fri, Apr 26, 9:30am - 6:00pm
Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at three libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Sat, Apr 27, 9:30am - 6:00pm
Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at three libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Sat, Apr 27, 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 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
Read your favorite stories alongside a friendly 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 the Alliance of Therapy Dogs. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 0 - 12 yrs.

Sat, Apr 27, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Let's dance! Join the Society of Creative Anachronism in person for a bit of history through Renaissance Dance. Learn the traditional dances of Italy, France, and England - the building blocks of American Square dancing. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Sat, Apr 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us for immersive language classes and learn how to speak Haitian Creole. Classes are suitable for beginning to intermediate learners and are a great way to acquire basic language proficiency for workplace use or to enhance conversational skills. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Sat, Apr 27, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learn computer basics, including how to use a mouse get on the internet, set up and use an email account and more! Use one of our laptops or feel free to bring your own device. Taught by instructors from Collective Sistahood. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Apr 29, 9:30am - 11:00am
Conference Room
Weekly sessions offered by Cayuga Centers in conjunction with The Children's Trust. Topics covered include positive discipline, attachment, communication, setting limits, and more led by Maria Soledad Lizarraga, B.A. Psychology and Developmental Specialist, PACE Program. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Apr 29, 9:30am - 8:00pm
Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at three libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Mon, Apr 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Enjoy stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Mon, Apr 29, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Sharpen your chess skills by playing with others! Fun for beginners and more advanced players alike. Meets in the auditorium. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 8 yrs.+

Mon, Apr 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Need help with your electronic device? Instructors from Generation Technology will be available assist you. Please bring your device for hands-on learning. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Tue, Apr 30, 9:30am - 8:00pm
Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at three libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Tue, Apr 30, 11:00am - 12:30pm
William Shakespeare famously contributed more memorable phrases and sayings to the English language than any other author. Join Dr. Lillian Schanfield, Professor Emerita of English at Barry University, to explore and discuss the wisdom and poetry of Shakespeare. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Tue, Apr 30, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Auditorium
Join us for stories, songs and activities for preschoolers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 3 - 5 yrs.

Wed, May 01, 9:30am - 8:00pm
Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at three libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Wed, May 01, 10:00am - 11:30am
Northeast-Dade Aventura Virtual Programs Room
Falun Gong is an ancient, high level Chinese practice that uses gentle movements and meditation to cultivate the body, mind and spirit. Space is limited for this online event. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, May 01, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join experienced meditation instructor Steve Pollack to learn simple meditation techniques and apply them during a brief guided session. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, May 01, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Do you enjoy writing stories, essays or poems? Join our vibrant and supportive community for aspiring writers. Share insights, learn valuable tips and engage in open discussions. For more information, please contact 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, May 02, 9:30am - 1:00pm
Free blood pressure screening offered by the Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, May 02, 9:30am - 8:00pm
Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at three libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Thu, May 02, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Auditorium
Join us for fun and simple coloring activities. Materials will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 11 yrs. and under.

Fri, May 03, 9:30am - 6:00pm
Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at three libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Fri, May 03, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Join local author Lyonel Gerdes as he presents his memoir "Port-au-Prince, Haiti: Duvaliers Pax Haitiana Dynasty and My Coming of Age in the Time of Compas Direct and Mini Jazz" and discusses his personal experience living in Haiti's capital Port-au-Prince in the 60s and 70s. Enjoy live classical Haitian music during the event. Registration required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, May 04, 9:30am - 6:00pm
Let's celebrate the best day of the year for comic book lovers! Pick up a free comic book and browse our collection of comics that you can borrow for free with your library card. Comic books will be provided by Diamond Comic Distributors, available while supplies last. For more information, please contact the library at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 6 yrs.+

Sat, May 04, 9:30am - 6:00pm
Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at three libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Sat, May 04, 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, May 04, 10:00am - 11:00am
Read your favorite stories alongside a friendly 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 the Alliance of Therapy Dogs. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 0 - 12 yrs.

Sat, May 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Join award-winning author Al Kushner for a riveting talk about his book "Virtual Medicare: 10 Costly Mistakes You Can't Afford to Make." Learn about virtual healthcare and gain valuable insights from real-world examples. Registration is required. For information contact 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Best for ages 55 yrs +.

Sat, May 04, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us for immersive language classes and learn how to speak Haitian Creole. Classes are suitable for beginning to intermediate learners and are a great way to acquire basic language proficiency for workplace use or to enhance conversational skills. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Sat, May 04, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learn computer basics, including how to use a mouse get on the internet, set up and use an email account and more! Use one of our laptops or feel free to bring your own device. Taught by instructors from Collective Sistahood. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, May 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Northeast-Dade Aventura Virtual Programs Room
Earn community service hours while helping us make the library an even better place for you and your friends! Participate in planning and implementing events and providing feedback about books, movies, video games and more. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 13 - 18 yrs.

Sat, May 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Auditorium
Dress as your favorite Star Wars or comic book character and join our costume contest. You will also enjoy an out-of-this-world craft. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 11 yrs. and under.

Mon, May 06, 9:30am - 11:00am
Conference Room
Weekly sessions offered by Cayuga Centers in conjunction with The Children's Trust. Topics covered include positive discipline, attachment, communication, setting limits, and more led by Maria Soledad Lizarraga, B.A. Psychology and Developmental Specialist, PACE Program. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, May 06, 9:30am - 8:00pm
Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at three libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Mon, May 06, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Enjoy stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Mon, May 06, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Northeast-Dade Aventura Virtual Programs Room
Practice your English-language reading skills while improving your listening comprehension. Participants will take turns reading parts of a selected story aloud and then discuss it with other learners. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, May 06, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Sharpen your chess skills by playing with others! Fun for beginners and more advanced players alike. Meets in the auditorium. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 8 yrs.+

Mon, May 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Need help with your electronic device? Instructors from Generation Technology will be available assist you. Please bring your device for hands-on learning. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Tue, May 07, 9:30am - 8:00pm
Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at three libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Tue, May 07, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Auditorium
Join us for stories, songs and activities for preschoolers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 3 - 5 yrs.

Tue, May 07, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Want to understand more about the issue of climate change? Join us to learn about the science of climate change, its history, warning signs and possible outcomes, and examine the myriad of solutions. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Wed, May 08, 9:30am - 8:00pm
Wish-a-Poem is an interactive installation that invites users at three libraries across Miami to co-create a poem by rubbing a magic lamp. Inspired by the magic lamp's literary roots, Wish-a-Poem positions the object as a form of decolonial technology within the context of AI. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Wed, May 08, 10:00am - 11:30am
Northeast-Dade Aventura Virtual Programs Room
Falun Gong is an ancient, high level Chinese practice that uses gentle movements and meditation to cultivate the body, mind and spirit. Space is limited for this online event. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, May 08, 10:00am - 11:30am
Conference Room
The Health Care for Homeless Veterans (HCHV) outreach program administered by the U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs (VA) serves as the hub for a myriad of housing and other services that provide veterans with a way to reach and assist homeless Veterans by offering them entry to VA care, including those who are most vulnerable and not currently receiving services. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org.

Wed, May 08, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join experienced meditation instructor Steve Pollack to learn simple meditation techniques and apply them during a brief guided session. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, May 08, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Do you enjoy writing stories, essays or poems? Join our vibrant and supportive community for aspiring writers. Share insights, learn valuable tips and engage in open discussions. For more information, please contact 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Wed, May 08, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Auditorium
Create a greeting card to show love and gratitude for your mother, grandmother, or any other special mother figure. Bring family photos to add a personal touch to your card. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 11 yrs. and under.

Thu, May 09, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Auditorium
Build a support system with others who understand your journey as a caregiver to a loved one with dementia. Join this Alzheimer's support group to exchange practical information on challenges and possible solutions, discuss coping strategies, and learn about community resources. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, May 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn about the many services of the Office of State Attorney from a Community Outreach Representative including help with child support, rights restoration, domestic violence, elder exploitation, and human trafficking. Table will be in the lobby of the library. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org.

Thu, May 09, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Auditorium
Relax and have fun playing video games at the library. Play solo or with a friend. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 6 - 18 yrs.

Sat, May 11, 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, May 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Read your favorite stories alongside a friendly 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 the Alliance of Therapy Dogs. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 0 - 12 yrs.

Sat, May 11, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us for immersive language classes and learn how to speak Haitian Creole. Classes are suitable for beginning to intermediate learners and are a great way to acquire basic language proficiency for workplace use or to enhance conversational skills. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Sat, May 11, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learn computer basics, including how to use a mouse get on the internet, set up and use an email account and more! Use one of our laptops or feel free to bring your own device. Taught by instructors from Collective Sistahood. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, May 11, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Let's dance! Join the Society of Creative Anachronism in person for a bit of history through Renaissance Dance. Learn the traditional dances of Italy, France, and England - the building blocks of American Square dancing. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Mon, May 13, 9:30am - 11:00am
Conference Room
Weekly sessions offered by Cayuga Centers in conjunction with The Children's Trust. Topics covered include positive discipline, attachment, communication, setting limits, and more led by Maria Soledad Lizarraga, B.A. Psychology and Developmental Specialist, PACE Program. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, May 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Enjoy stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Mon, May 13, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Sharpen your chess skills by playing with others! Fun for beginners and more advanced players alike. Meets in the auditorium. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 8 yrs.+

Mon, May 13, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Cafe
Expand your literary horizons and connect with other kids in our book club. Kids will read specific books prior to the meeting and discuss them. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 6 - 11 yrs.

Mon, May 13, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Be prepared for success in today's digital world! Learn essential skills in coding, computer navigation, safe internet usage and how to conduct research. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 8-12 yrs.

Mon, May 13, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Need help with your electronic device? Instructors from Generation Technology will be available assist you. Please bring your device for hands-on learning. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Tue, May 14, 11:00am - 12:30pm
William Shakespeare famously contributed more memorable phrases and sayings to the English language than any other author. Join Dr. Lillian Schanfield, Professor Emerita of English at Barry University, to explore and discuss the wisdom and poetry of Shakespeare. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Tue, May 14, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Auditorium
Join us for stories, songs and activities for preschoolers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 3 - 5 yrs.

Wed, May 15, 10:00am - 11:30am
Northeast-Dade Aventura Virtual Programs Room
Falun Gong is an ancient, high level Chinese practice that uses gentle movements and meditation to cultivate the body, mind and spirit. Space is limited for this online event. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, May 15, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join experienced meditation instructor Steve Pollack to learn simple meditation techniques and apply them during a brief guided session. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, May 15, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Do you enjoy writing stories, essays or poems? Join our vibrant and supportive community for aspiring writers. Share insights, learn valuable tips and engage in open discussions. For more information, please contact 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, May 16, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Enjoy an art class taught by a professional artist! Participants will receive guidance and all the necessary tools to create their own artwork. Registration required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org, Ages 55+ yrs.

Thu, May 16, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Enjoy a dynamic art program designed to help kids explore their inner creativity, from painting to collage. Presented by local art magnet student instructors. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 6 - 11 yrs.

Sat, May 18, 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, May 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Read your favorite stories alongside a friendly 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 the Alliance of Therapy Dogs. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 0 - 12 yrs.

Sat, May 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Experience a mango-licious storytime with local author Sita Singh as she reads her book, "Mango Memories," a celebration of family, tradition and mangoes! Narrated by a determined young Indian child, and set in a lush mango grove, the story honors generational traditions. After the reading enjoy a craft activity. Registration is required. For information contact 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 4-8yrs.

Sat, May 18, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us for immersive language classes and learn how to speak Haitian Creole. Classes are suitable for beginning to intermediate learners and are a great way to acquire basic language proficiency for workplace use or to enhance conversational skills. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Sat, May 18, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learn computer basics, including how to use a mouse get on the internet, set up and use an email account and more! Use one of our laptops or feel free to bring your own device. Taught by instructors from Collective Sistahood. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, May 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Northeast-Dade Aventura Virtual Programs Room
Earn community service hours while helping us make the library an even better place for you and your friends! Participate in planning and implementing events and providing feedback about books, movies, video games and more. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 13 - 18 yrs.

Mon, May 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Enjoy stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Mon, May 20, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Northeast-Dade Aventura Virtual Programs Room
Practice your English-language reading skills while improving your listening comprehension. Participants will take turns reading parts of a selected story aloud and then discuss it with other learners. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, May 20, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Sharpen your chess skills by playing with others! Fun for beginners and more advanced players alike. Meets in the auditorium. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 8 yrs.+

Mon, May 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Need help with your electronic device? Instructors from Generation Technology will be available assist you. Please bring your device for hands-on learning. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Tue, May 21, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Auditorium
Join us for stories, songs and activities for preschoolers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 3 - 5 yrs.

Wed, May 22, 10:00am - 11:30am
Northeast-Dade Aventura Virtual Programs Room
Falun Gong is an ancient, high level Chinese practice that uses gentle movements and meditation to cultivate the body, mind and spirit. Space is limited for this online event. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, May 22, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join experienced meditation instructor Steve Pollack to learn simple meditation techniques and apply them during a brief guided session. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, May 22, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Do you enjoy writing stories, essays or poems? Join our vibrant and supportive community for aspiring writers. Share insights, learn valuable tips and engage in open discussions. For more information, please contact 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, May 23, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Meditation brings about greater happiness, focus, and sleep quality. Help support your emotional and spiritual well-being in these trying times. Leverage the energies of the zodiacal signs in each of the moons. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, May 23, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Auditorium
Bring your creativity and have fun building with LEGO® blocks! Adult supervision recommended for younger children. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or at lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 5 - 12 yrs.

Thu, May 23, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Northeast-Dade Aventura Virtual Programs Room
In this workshop you will learn key customer service skills and how to develop them at your job. You will also learn how to improve your skills so that you will have more confidence. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, May 25, 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, May 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Read your favorite stories alongside a friendly 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 the Alliance of Therapy Dogs. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 0 - 12 yrs.

Sat, May 25, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learn computer basics, including how to use a mouse get on the internet, set up and use an email account and more! Use one of our laptops or feel free to bring your own device. Taught by instructors from Collective Sistahood. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Tue, May 28, 11:00am - 12:30pm
William Shakespeare famously contributed more memorable phrases and sayings to the English language than any other author. Join Dr. Lillian Schanfield, Professor Emerita of English at Barry University, to explore and discuss the wisdom and poetry of Shakespeare. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Tue, May 28, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Auditorium
Join us for stories, songs and activities for preschoolers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 3 - 5 yrs.

Wed, May 29, 10:00am - 11:30am
Northeast-Dade Aventura Virtual Programs Room
Falun Gong is an ancient, high level Chinese practice that uses gentle movements and meditation to cultivate the body, mind and spirit. Space is limited for this online event. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, May 29, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join experienced meditation instructor Steve Pollack to learn simple meditation techniques and apply them during a brief guided session. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, May 29, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Do you enjoy writing stories, essays or poems? Join our vibrant and supportive community for aspiring writers. Share insights, learn valuable tips and engage in open discussions. For more information, please contact 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, May 30, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Northeast-Dade Aventura Virtual Programs Room
Find out about all the new titles that have been added to our collection each month, including fiction, nonfiction, DVDs and magazines. Book and DVD suggestions are welcome. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 18 yrs.+

Canceled
Sat, Jun 01, 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, Jun 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Read your favorite stories alongside a friendly 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 the Alliance of Therapy Dogs. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 0 - 12 yrs.

Sat, Jun 01, 12:30pm - 4:30pm
Auditorium
Enjoy performances in a wide range of musical genres from the students of A.B.A. Music Studio. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Sat, Jun 01, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us for immersive language classes and learn how to speak Haitian Creole. Classes are suitable for beginning to intermediate learners and are a great way to acquire basic language proficiency for workplace use or to enhance conversational skills. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Sat, Jun 01, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learn computer basics, including how to use a mouse get on the internet, set up and use an email account and more! Use one of our laptops or feel free to bring your own device. Taught by instructors from Collective Sistahood. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Jun 03, 9:30am - 11:00am
Conference Room
Weekly sessions offered by Cayuga Centers in conjunction with The Children's Trust. Topics covered include positive discipline, attachment, communication, setting limits, and more led by Maria Soledad Lizarraga, B.A. Psychology and Developmental Specialist, PACE Program. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Jun 03, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Enjoy stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Mon, Jun 03, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Northeast-Dade Aventura Virtual Programs Room
Practice your English-language reading skills while improving your listening comprehension. Participants will take turns reading parts of a selected story aloud and then discuss it with other learners. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Jun 03, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Sharpen your chess skills by playing with others! Fun for beginners and more advanced players alike. Meets in the auditorium. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 8 yrs.+

Tue, Jun 04, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Want to understand more about the issue of climate change? Join us to learn about the science of climate change, its history, warning signs and possible outcomes, and examine the myriad of solutions. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. All ages.

Wed, Jun 05, 10:00am - 11:30am
Northeast-Dade Aventura Virtual Programs Room
Falun Gong is an ancient, high level Chinese practice that uses gentle movements and meditation to cultivate the body, mind and spirit. Space is limited for this online event. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, Jun 05, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join experienced meditation instructor Steve Pollack to learn simple meditation techniques and apply them during a brief guided session. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Jun 06, 9:30am - 1:00pm
Free blood pressure screening offered by the Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Jun 06, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Auditorium
Join us for fun and simple coloring activities. Materials will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 11 yrs. and under.

Sat, Jun 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Read your favorite stories alongside a friendly 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 the Alliance of Therapy Dogs. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 0 - 12 yrs.

Sat, Jun 08, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us for immersive language classes and learn how to speak Haitian Creole. Classes are suitable for beginning to intermediate learners and are a great way to acquire basic language proficiency for workplace use or to enhance conversational skills. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Sat, Jun 08, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learn computer basics, including how to use a mouse get on the internet, set up and use an email account and more! Use one of our laptops or feel free to bring your own device. Taught by instructors from Collective Sistahood. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Jun 10, 9:30am - 11:00am
Conference Room
Weekly sessions offered by Cayuga Centers in conjunction with The Children's Trust. Topics covered include positive discipline, attachment, communication, setting limits, and more led by Maria Soledad Lizarraga, B.A. Psychology and Developmental Specialist, PACE Program. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Jun 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Enjoy stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Mon, Jun 10, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Sharpen your chess skills by playing with others! Fun for beginners and more advanced players alike. Meets in the auditorium. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 8 yrs.+

Tue, Jun 11, 11:00am - 12:30pm
William Shakespeare famously contributed more memorable phrases and sayings to the English language than any other author. Join Dr. Lillian Schanfield, Professor Emerita of English at Barry University, to explore and discuss the wisdom and poetry of Shakespeare. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, Jun 12, 10:00am - 11:30am
Northeast-Dade Aventura Virtual Programs Room
Falun Gong is an ancient, high level Chinese practice that uses gentle movements and meditation to cultivate the body, mind and spirit. Space is limited for this online event. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Wed, Jun 12, 10:00am - 11:30am
Conference Room
The Health Care for Homeless Veterans (HCHV) outreach program administered by the U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs (VA) serves as the hub for a myriad of housing and other services that provide veterans with a way to reach and assist homeless Veterans by offering them entry to VA care, including those who are most vulnerable and not currently receiving services. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org.

Wed, Jun 12, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join experienced meditation instructor Steve Pollack to learn simple meditation techniques and apply them during a brief guided session. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-931-5512 or lefrakp@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+