Miami Lakes Library Programs

Education By Linda Trischitta, Editor Thursday, February 29, 2024

The Miami-Dade County Library branch in Miami Lakes is offering classes.  Most events require preregistration, call the branch at 305-822-6520 or email

Healthy Air Fryer Treats Wed., Feb. 28 4 p.m. – 5 p.m. Lean how to make healthier versions of tasty treats during a hands-on class. Materials provided. Made possible by the Town of Miami Lakes Education Advisory Board. Ages 12+

All About that Pace Fri., March 1, 29 11 a.m. – Noon Walk in place at your own pace during this low-impact exercise class. Ages 19+

Homework Help & Tutoring Sat, March 2, 9, 16  10 a.m. – 1 p.m.  Certified teachers tutor students in reading, math and science for one-hour sessions. For grades K-12. Free and funded in part by The Children’s Trust. For information contact, call 305-375-1413 or go to

STEM Saturday Sat., March 2  2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.  FIU graduate and medical students lead a hands-on STEM activity. Materials provided. Made possible by the Green Family Foundation NeighborhoodHELP.

Ages 5 – 15. 

Adult Learning Academy Basic English for Beginners  Mon., March 4, 11, 18  6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.  A 10-week course for adults who do not speak any English. The semester ends March 18. Certified teachers provide English language instruction at the library. Registration required for all 10 weeks. Space is limited. Ages 18+.

Talking is Teaching: Talk, Read, Sing for Toddlers en dos idiomas  Tues., March 5, 26  11 a.m. – Noon   Library staff present stories, songs and activities in English and Spanish for toddlers and caregivers. 

Ages 18 mos. - 3.

Rhythm and Dance with Andres  Thurs., March 7  11 a.m. – Noon   Learn new dance steps taught by an experienced instructor. Suitable for all skill levels.  Ages 19+

Tai Chi for Beginners  Fri., March 6  11 a.m. – Noon  Practice this ancient tradition and learn gentle movements to increase strength, flexibility and balance. Led by library staff.  Ages 18+.

LEGO @ Your Library Sat., March 9  2 p.m. – 3 p.m.  Building blocks provided to create during LEGO hour at the library. Ages 5+

Chess Club Tues., March 12  6 p.m. – 7 p.m.  Play with other fans of the game.  Ages 8 – 18.

Robot Demonstration  Wed., March 13  4 p.m. – 5 p.m.  Miami-Dade Police Dept.’s Bomb Squad will demonstrate how a robot was built and is used.  Ages 12 – 18.

Talk Crafty to Me!  Thurs., March 14  11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.  Make cool crafts and meet other creatives. Materials provided.  Ages 19+

     The library at 6699 Windmill Gate Rd. is open Mon. - Thurs., 9:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.; Fri. and Sat. 9:30 a.m. - 6 p.m., closed Sunday.  To register for classes, go to: