Miami Lakes Branch Library sets programs and events in september

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 0 Comments


Miami Lakes Branch Library announced the following programs that are available for the public during September:

For Children and Families:

Movies and Stories for Kids – Watch favorite movies with family and friends. Movies being shown this month are “Monster’s University,” The B.F.G.,” and “The Book of Life.” Events made possible by the Town of Miami Lakes Education Advisory Board at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, September 19.

Talking is Teaching. Talk, Read, Sing for Toddlers – Stories, songs and activities for toddlers. Best for ages 18 months to 3 years old at 11 a.m. on Thursdays, September 20 and 27.

Science in the City – Enjoy hands-on lessons infused with experiments to spark interest in STEM. Each new lesson builds upon the previous. Space is limited so contact branch to register. Best for ages 8-12 years at 10 a.m. on Saturday, September 22.

Bridge Building Workshop – Learn how to engineer and test your own bridges using K’NEX!. Presented by Florida International University’s Engineers on Wheels. Space is limited to contact the branch to register. Best for ages 8-12 years at 10 a.m. on Saturday, September 29.  

For Teens:

D & D and More - Create your own adventure with this classic role-playing game or play chess, Shadow Hunters, Magic, the Gathering and more. Best for ages 12 years and up at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, September 24.

Teen Club – Play video games, watch anime, participate in STEAM activities and more. Best for ages 12 and up at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, September 25.

For Adults: 

Purls of Wisdom – Learn basic knitting and stitching. Materials will be provided. Best for ages 18 and up at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, September 25.

Strum the Lute: Tai Chi for Beginners – Practice this ancient tradition and learn gentle movements to increase strength, flexibility and balance. Class is led by library staff. Best for ages 18 and up at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, September 26.

Meditation – Join in mediation derived from Raja Yoga, a discipline that helps develop inner calm, clear thinking and personal well-being. Meets at 11 a.m. on Fridays, September 21 and 28.

Mario Diaz-Balart Outreach Table - A member of Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart’s staff will be available to discuss federal issues and address any concerns a constituent may have with a federal agency, at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 26.

Casi Vegan: Healthy Latin Recipes – Raquel Roque, author of Cocina Cubana, Cuban Kitchen and Cocina Latina, will host a bilingual, multicultural event incorporating trivia, recipe samples and healthy cooking tips. Bring a favorite Latin recipe to make sure it is healthy and sana! Scheduled at 2 p.m. on Saturday, September 29.

Miami Lakes Branch Library is located at 6699 Windmill Gate Road and is open Monday and Tuesday from noon to 8 p.m., and Wednesday through Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The branch is closed on Sundays. For more information, call 305-822-6520.


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